Children Headlines

  • No hugs, no one to talk to: how Ugandan orphanages are harming a generation

    A boom in the orphanage industry is fuelling concern that many institutions are run for economic benefit, with scant regulation, and are damaging children At a Catholic orphanage for children aged seven and under near Kampala, a noisy tangle of children moves around the complex. It takes a moment to notice that the children aren’t actually speaking, or even attempting to form words. Instead, they’re shrieking and squawking; they scream at each other as they squabble over toys, cling like burrs...

    the Guardian
  • Pope faces diplomatic dilemma in Myanmar visit

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis visits Myanmar next week, a delicate trip for the world's most senior Christian to a majority Buddhist country accused by Washington of the "ethnic cleansing" of Muslim Rohingya people.

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  • Pope faces diplomatic dilemma in Myanmar visit

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis visits Myanmar next week, a delicate trip for the world's most senior Christian to a majority Buddhist country accused by Washington of the "ethnic cleansing" of Muslim Rohingya people.

    in.reuters.com
  • Peter Wright puts on a show for Children in Need

    Extrovert darts player sports bold new haircut

    Mail Online
  • YouTube steps up takedowns as concerns about kids' videos grow

    (Reuters) - YouTube stepped up enforcement of its guidelines for videos aimed at children, the unit of Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday, responding to criticism that it has failed to protect children from adult content.

    in.reuters.com
  • YouTube steps up takedowns as concerns about kids' videos grow

    (Reuters) - YouTube stepped up enforcement of its guidelines for videos aimed at children, the unit of Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday, responding to criticism that it has failed to protect children from adult content.

    www.reuters.com