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Are you a helicopter parent?

Parents must nurture their child’s skills and gifts instead of mollycoddling them.

Why being a ‘helicopter mom’ is detrimental to your child

Helicopter parenting is when parents hover over their children, watching their every move and setting too high standards of success.

A mother’s love knows no bounds

She has been taking her mentally challenged daughter to the market on her old bicycle nearly every day for the past 15 years or more.

Whatever happened to good old-fashioned parenting?

Parents are responsible for bringing up their children to obey the law, to have a sense of right and wrong, and to be productive Malaysians.

Gay parenting ‘boot camp’ moves to Asia to meet growing demand...

Socially conservative attitudes prevail across most of Asia where Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei outlaw sexual relations between men.

Curfew won’t stop kids from taking drugs

Such a curfew would be difficult to enforce and, in any case, parenting should not be outsourced to the government.

Plan ahead for child’s doctor visits, experts say

Most parents do not plan adequately for their children's visits to the doctor.

Utah becomes first US state to allow ‘free-range parenting’

Utah has become the first US state to allow children to roam free and take part in unsupervised activities under a "Free Range Parenting" law that went into effect on Tuesday.

Reading programs may teach parents and children more than literacy

The programs are also associated with better behaviour and emotional health.

Parenting licenses: An evil but essential necessity

With the spate of tragedies involving children, parents should be made to sit for and pass an exam before being allowed to bring a child into this world.

Why don’t you stand up and be a parent?

It is about time parents take full responsibility for their children's behaviour by exercising tough but fair parenting skills.

Anak lemah kerana ibu apa terlalu melindungi mereka

Ibu bapa hanya mahukan yang terbaik untuk anak tetapi ada kalanya mereka lupa kesempurnaan itu sebenarnya tidaklah baik sangat untuk anak yang sedang membesar.

Will parenting classes do much good?

Such courses alone are not enough to prevent child abuse. We also need to apply common sense and strict enforcement of the law.

Police to quiz parents of boy hurt by firecrackers

We want to find out if the firecrackers were made at home or bought from someone, says police chief.

Car and daughters missing when mum comes out of bank

Woman left two children unattended for half an hour to make quick cash withdrawal.