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Madonna sued for $10 mn over Russian concert comments


August 18th, 2012 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A group of Russian activists have filed $10.5 million lawsuits against pop diva Madonna and organisers of her St. Petersburg concert in which ... Read more...

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New service gives parents control over kids’ mobile use


May 21st, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 21 (IANS) A new mobile service will soon give parents control over their children's cellphone use, whom they chat with or text and also allow them to switch ... Read more...

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China seeks parental control over kids’ online gaming


February 1st, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 1 (IANS) In an effort to curb internet addiction, online game operators in China have been asked to provide parents with a tool to monitor their children while using internet.A ... Read more...

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New ‘control app’ to stop users from “Sexting” on their iPhones


October 14th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): Consumer electronics company Apple has been awarded a patent to stop users from "Sexting", or sending inappropriate message from their phones.The "control application" works by ensuring that those ... Read more...

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Family-based treatment ‘better for teens with anorexia’


October 5th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): Family based treatments are likely to work better in treating anorexia nervosa in teens, suggests a new study.However, adolescents in family-based programs are more likely to achieve full ... Read more...

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Teenagers More At Risk From Sexual Predators


June 8th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
A recent survey has revealed that teenagers are more at risk from sexual predators at their workplace than on the internet or educational institute.The shocking survey said that approximately 200,000 teenagers ... Read more...

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Strong ’sweet tooth’ in kids linked to alcoholism, depression


February 11th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): Children with an extra-sweet tooth may be depressed or at higher risk of alcohol problems in adulthood, researchers say.According to scientists at the Monell Chemical Senses Center, certain ... Read more...

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Independence can foster passion for hobbies among kids


February 4th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): A new study has shown that kids and young adults are more likely to pursue sports, music or other pastimes when given an opportunity to nurture their own ... Read more...

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Freedom can foster passion for hobbies among kids


February 4th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 4 (IANS) Children and young adults are more likely to pursue sports, music or other pastimes when given an opportunity to nurture their own passion. Parental control can predict whether ... Read more...

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Young people perceive too much parental control negatively


November 13th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): Trying to have too much control over your children's lives may not be a good idea, for they tend to take it negatively, says a new study.The ... Read more...

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Western parents more dominating than East Asian counterparts


November 6th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): A new study has shown that parents in Western countries are more controlling and dominating over their children compared to those in East Asian countries.The research led by ... Read more...

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iPhone 3.0 Release Time- Much Awaited Technology


June 17th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by GD
iPhone 3.0 operating system is all set to create waves amongst iPhone users. Users of iphone already know the specialties of iPhones and to add to their excitement, the iPhone 3.0 ... Read more...

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Mothers mental games can lead to depression in daughters


November 25th, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Mothers who play mental games with their daughters like making them feel guilty or withdrawing expressions of love are actually putting their kids at an increased risk ... Read more...

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Kids who sleep less more likely to be obese as adults: Study


November 3rd, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 3 (ANI): Kids who sleep less are more likely to be obese as adults, according to a New Zealand study.For the study, researchers at the University of Otago followed ... Read more...

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Overbearing parents likely to raise obsessive kids


September 19th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 19 (ANI): Overbearing parents are likely to raise obsessive kids, according to a new study.The new study from Universite de Montreal showed that parental control had a direct impact ... Read more...

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Overbearing parents foster obsessive passion among kids


September 19th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 19 (IANS) The extent of parental control could determine whether a child will develop a harmonious or an obsessive passion for its favourite hobby, says a study. The study, by ... Read more...

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One in eight Brits never eats any fruits or vegetables


September 15th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 15 (ANI): One in eight Britons does not eat any fruit and vegetables at all, according to a new research.The study, titled ''Health of Britain - Perspective on Nutrition ... Read more...

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Parents are always stricter with older kids


April 18th, 2008 - 5:09 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (IANS) Parents are more inclined to punish their teen's risky behaviour when there are younger kids in the family, just to set an example, according to a new research. ... Read more...

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Mozilla Releases First Beta of Firefox 3


November 21st, 2007 - 11:00 pm ICT by admin
Mozilla launched a new beta of Firefox this week, essentially a developer preview of the features and functions promised in the third major point release of the popular open-source browser. Firefox 3 ... Read more...

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