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    Over 100 children die of cold diseases at SBMCH in Dec

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:58am on January 14, 2019

    Over 100 children, admitted to the pediatric ward of Barishal Sher-E-Bangla Medical College and Hospital with cold-related complications, died in December, 2018....

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    Seven Bangladeshi children return home from India

    Our Correspondent . Jashore | Updated at 12:37pm on January 08, 2019

    A total of seven Bangladeshi children, who were trafficked in India, returned home after one and a half year.  Indian Border Security Force men handed...

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    Obama delights sick children as Santa

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on December 21, 2018

    Former US president Barack Obama took on a new high-profile role as Father Christmas on Wednesday for a surprise visit to sick children in Washington....

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    Child labourers left to suffer

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2018

    THE employment of children in the informal sector continue despite repeated government announcement of steps to end it....

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    Two children die falling in water tank in city

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:41am on December 12, 2018

    Two children died after falling into a water tank while playing beside it in the city's Mohammadpur area on Tuesday. The deceased were identified as...

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    Heavy screen time appears to impact childrens’ brains

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on December 11, 2018

    Researchers have found ‘different patterns’ in brain scans among children who record heavy smart device and video game use, according to initial data from a...

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    Father on 3-day remand

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on December 07, 2018

    A court in Dhaka on Thursday placed Akhtaruzzaman Kajal, 38, arrested with the body of his two and a half-year old son Nur Ahmed Ullah...

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    Yemen: 85,000. Dead. Kids.

    Charles Pierson | Updated at 12:00am on December 07, 2018

    IN YEMEN, a place where things couldn’t get worse, things have gotten worse. Eighty-five thousand children under the age of five may have died during...

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    Yemen hospital struggles with number of malnourished children

    Agence-France-Presse . Yemen | Updated at 11:11am on December 03, 2018

    Twenty Yemeni children huddle together outside Khokha hospital, hoping to be let into a clinic that serves as a lifeline for tens of thousands. On...

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    Civilisation’s future, victims of western brutality

    Peter Koenig | Updated at 12:00am on December 02, 2018

    The culture of greed and instant profit has no space for children, for their rights, for their upbringing within a frame of human rights, fair...