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COVID-19 has robbed Indian women of their hard-won privacy — that obscure thing society thinks they don't need
India

COVID-19 has robbed Indian women of their hard-won privacy — that obscure thing society thinks they don't need

As women, we wear our confinement as our second skin. In return, what we have carved out is our own space — a necessity that the COVID-19 pandemic has taken away

Parenting woes: Whether you feel mild fatigue or are close to a burnout, here are eight tips to prevent emotional exhaustion
Health

Parenting woes: Whether you feel mild fatigue or are close to a burnout, here are eight tips to prevent emotional exhaustion

The chronic stress of parenting can turn into parental burnout, which can be emotionally exhausting

A case for subversive children's stories: Contrasting the messaging in The Rainbow Fish with Room on the Broom
Lifestyle

A case for subversive children's stories: Contrasting the messaging in The Rainbow Fish with Room on the Broom

When we allow children to live out their bully-duping fantasies, to make fun of adult institutions, encourage imagination over reality, disruption over self-righteousness we enable them to figure out how they can improve the status quo.

Budget 2020: From safety issues to tax incentives for entrepreneurship, women expect friendly financial sops from Nirmala Sitharaman
Business

Budget 2020: From safety issues to tax incentives for entrepreneurship, women expect friendly financial sops from Nirmala Sitharaman

With a woman Finance Minister at the helm of Union Budget 2020, expectations for women-friendly schemes are quite high

Firstpost launches season 4 of 9 Months, parenting series to focus on kids from toddlers to pre-teens
Life

Firstpost launches season 4 of 9 Months, parenting series to focus on kids from toddlers to pre-teens

The launch of 9 Months witnessed a Blogger's meet in Mumbai comprising a panel discussion between actors Malini Kapoor, Suchitra Pillai and chef Rakhee Vaswani among others that provided a take on parenting through their hands on experiences.

9 Months | Season 3 | Child safety measures, part 2
9 Months

9 Months | Season 3 | Child safety measures, part 2

With cases of child abuse and sexual assaults on the rise, 9 Months presents a detailed episode on how parents can teach their children to be strong and understand good touch from bad touch. Parents can also learn about the rights and laws for child safety in India including POCSO. Under discussion are also sex education, signs and symptoms of child abuse, ways to ensure safety of children indoors and outdoors and much more.

9 Months | Season 3 | Child safety measures, part 1
9 Months

9 Months | Season 3 | Child safety measures, part 1

With the cases of child abuse & sexual assaults on the rise, 9 Months presents a detailed episode on importance of CCTV cameras, pros and cons of raising a toddler in a day care v/s with grandparents, ensuring safety of their children indoors and outdoors and much more.

Breastfeeding: Here's why it may be a good idea to nurse babies during vaccinations
World

Breastfeeding: Here's why it may be a good idea to nurse babies during vaccinations

Infants who nurse during vaccinations may cry less and feel less pain than babies who are soothed in other ways, a research review suggests

UK University Gives Students iPods
News & Analysis

UK University Gives Students iPods

The University of Kent, UK, is distributing free iPod Nanos among its 250 students in the hope they will listen to podcasts of lectures.