How much screen time is too much for kids? It’s complicated

Parents have been advised to limit media consumption, but research suggests it’s the nature of it that matters

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‘The mindset is that boys are not raped’: India ends silence on male sex abuse

Major survey commissioned after film-maker finds evidence many Indian men may have suffered child abuse

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Listen to these girls on abuse

Recent harrowing cases highlight the need for society to listen to vulnerable teenage girls, writes Katharine Sacks-Jones. And Pauline Latham says women’s voices in the aid sector must also be heeded

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Academic studies are the curse of the drinking classes

Are parents who give alcohol to their under-age children signalling their own sophistication or simply instilling moderation?

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First Buddhist Scout group in UK launches in Manchester

Chief Scout Bear Grylls welcomes group to world’s largest youth movement as he seeks to spread adventure and skills to all young people

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Why onlookers hold the key to standing up to bullies

As a victim of bullying at school and at home, I think the best way to prevent it is to use the same peer pressure that brings it about

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