We allow girls to explore masculine toys, in the hope that they will progress into male dominated career fields, so why can't it be the same for boys?
A quarter of young people in England whose deaths were considered in report expressed suicidal thoughts in week before they died
Research into how children born prematurely might be affected later in life is only useful if it leads to extra support for early babies and their parents
The council acknowledged the ‘historic and well-publicised failings’ of the department and said it is committed to improving it
Woman has no option but to tether her daughter despite soaring temperatures while she and her husband work
The study found 83 per cent of primary schools in areas in breach of EU pollution limits were classed as 'deprived'
'Many people have suggested that I shouldn't have sex if I'm not intending to reproduce, which is an opinion so old that I can see the cobwebs,' Holly Brockwell says
Juan Camacho is accused of raping and murdering Veronica Rodriguez while her four children were in the house
Mr Gibbs appeared on the BBC's World at One to defend the Government's education reforms
British children are 'over-tested, over-worked and in a school system that places more importance on test results and league tables than children's happiness and joy of learning'
One photo of a child washed up on a beach triggered what the Greenwich residents described as a ‘military campaign’ to help other children abroad
In the UK, it is legal to smack a child provided that no physical marks are left, such as bruising or bleeding
The easy credit of the Blair years encouraged an ostentation and extravagance that no taxpayers in their right mind would have endorsed – and we're still paying for it today
Unicef’s deputy executive director for the UK said the country ‘can and must do better‘ and should be ‘more ambitious’ for its children
Some 129 children have gone missing since parts of the camp were demolished in March
Researchers say they are surprised that the figure isn't significantly higher