Teen beggar shot dead

2016-05-23 11:21

A 26-year-oldman was arrested at the weekend for allegedly shooting dead a teenaged beggar in Pietermaritzburg.

Brain boosting for children ahead of exams

2016-03-11 15:01

There’s nothing you wouldn’t do to set your child up for academic success. With the first exams of the school year looming, you’re probably already thinking of ways to support your young Einstein behind the books. The good news is that you can help them make light of their study load with proper nutrition and adequate exercise during exam time.

Are you smarter than your kid?

2015-09-21 15:41

Take this quiz to find out.

Advice from a teen: How to deal with bullies

2015-07-14 11:53

Share these 4 handy tips with your teenager!

Don't let loadshedding stop your teen from studying

2015-04-22 09:31

Take a look at these handy lanterns that can light your child's way when they have a deadline.

13 ways to spot drug use

2015-03-05 12:03

Do you suspect your child of drug abuse? Every parent should know the signs.

Do you really know what your teen is up to?

2015-02-04 13:33

A doting mom shares what teens really get up to behind the backs of their trusting parents.

5 ways to access matric results

2015-01-05 11:12

Get your teen's matric results quickly and easily in a number of different ways.

Life lessons from movies

2014-11-12 13:39

Janine shares what her son learned from classic movies.

Is ‘teen lit’ a waste of time?

2014-11-07 12:21

Janine Dunlop considers the ‘not-all-reading-is-good-reading’ argument.


Grade 9's: Don't leave subject choice decisions to the last minute

2016-04-14 11:22

The choices you make in Grade 9 can affect the rest of your life.

Top achievers' advice for acing matric

2016-01-19 15:23

Tips on making your final year a success

Parenting a child model

2015-07-17 10:07

Should parents be more involved when their children are models?

Parents answer the question 'what if my child is gay?'

2015-07-13 11:33

No matter what, your child deserves to be loved.

9 tips for aiding a depressed teen

2015-03-05 12:03

Has your teen been diagnosed with depression? Here's what you can do to help.

Foods for studying students

2015-03-05 11:57

Matrics face many challenges during their final exams but a balanced diet is one way to make sure they perform at their best.

Matric Results 2015

2015-01-05 12:59

Find out how the matrics across the nation are feeling about their results.

Time to blur the age restriction lines

2014-11-13 13:27

Parents should regard age restrictions as more of a guideline than an actual rule.

Give teen moms another chance

2014-11-07 16:00

Should parents take more responsibility when their teens fall pregnant?

Stop over-protecting your kids!

2014-10-16 11:05

Over-protecting your children could prevent them from becoming empowered and independent.

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