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Childcare

 

Childcare, child care, or babycare is the act of caring for and supervising children from 0-16 years of age. (In the UK and Australia, day care is referred to as "childcare".) In the United States child care is increasingly referred to as early childhood education due to the understanding of the impact of early experiences of the developing child.

Child care is a broad topic covering a wide spectrum of contexts, activities, social and cultural conventions, and institutions. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

Nanny state about to get dearer

Aug 31 - Financial Times

Philips designs infant care products in India

Jun 28, 2013 - The Times of India

Women at odds over working from home

Mar 03, 2013 - Independent

Groves' ex wants to change evidence

Nov 29, 2011 - News.com.au

Eddy Groves to face trial in May 2012

Aug 19, 2011 - News.com.au

Eddy Groves to face trial in May

Aug 19, 2011 - News.com.au

Value shops eye Mothercare sites

May 22, 2011 - Independent

Worker unfairly sacked for 'gossiping'

Feb 08, 2011 - News.com.au

ABC Learning chief pleads not guilty

Jan 28, 2011 - News.com.au

ABC chief to be charged over collapse

Jan 28, 2011 - News.com.au

Articles About Childcare

A chocolate bar is seen at Barry Callebaut factory in Lebbeke September 29, 2011.
Smarties, Kit Kat, Coco Pops Classified as Healthy Food Items by Food Companies

By IBTimes AU

Kit Kats, Coco Pops and Smarties have been classified as healthy which has lead to the questioning of regulations that govern the marketing of food for children. (Aug 07)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, ADVERTISING, CANCER

A trader watches a monitor displaying stocks on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange February 4, 2010.
Today's Women and the 10 Sexist Scenarios They Face at Work

By IBTimes AU

Today's Women and the 10 Sexist Scenarios They Face at Work. (Aug 04)

Pippa Middleton Break-Up With Nico Jackson Reports False: Couple House Hunting in Switzerland

By IBTimes AU

Pippa Middleton is rumoured have called it quits with her stockbroker boyfriend Nico Jackson. It is being suggested that Nico has decided to move to Switzerland for a job in Hedge Fund firm and this has led to speculation that the couple has called it quits. (Jul 22)

MORE TOPICS: ROYAL WEDDING, LONDON

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Divorce Alternate-Week Arrangement Damages Children, Expert says

By IBTimes AU

Divorced couples are damaging their children even with the popular alternate-week arrangement (Jun 26)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

A teacher sits with a placard as she takes part in a march to demand the payment of their salaries from the government in San Jose May 23, 2014. Teachers of public schools and colleges are on an indefinite strike by arrears of their wages for four months,
British Columbia Teachers’ Full Strike Imminent, Union Blasts Latest Govt Offer

By IBTimes AU

The full strike threat of British Columbia's unionized teachers will now most likely push through after both the group and the B.C. government failed to settle wage offer negotiations over the weekend. (Jun 17)

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Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 5/12/14

By Comsec

The Australian share market started the trading week in the red, despite another record high on the US Dow Jones Index on Friday. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) closed lower by 13 points or 0.2 per cent to 5429 with mining and energy players the biggest drag. (May 12)

MORE TOPICS: DOW JONES, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, INDIA, LONDON

Prince William, Kate Middleton, Prince George
Prince George’s Car Seat Causing Protests In New Zealand

By IBTimes AU

Prince George is facing the wrong way, according to Kiwi protesters. The future king, who is set to arrive in New Zealand with parents Prince William and Kate Middleton on Monday, is causing controversy when a picture of the car seat he will be using hit online. (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, KATE MIDDLETON

Kate Middleton And Prince William Son Prince George is Not Getting A Sibling, But Has A New Nanny

By IBTimes AU

Prince George has finally got a new nanny. Kate Middleton and Prince William have chosen Maria Teresa Turrion Borrallo to help them in taking care of the royal baby. Reportedly, Borrallo has done her training from London Norland College. (Mar 21)

MORE TOPICS: KATE MIDDLETON, LONDON

'Pregnant' Kate Middleton : Revealed Why Duchess of Cambridge is Hiring a New Nanny to Take Care of Prince George?

By IBTimes AU

Kate Middleton pregnancy rumors have taken the media world by storm. The Star Magazine has reported that Kate Middleton is pregnant once again and this time she is allegedly expecting a baby girl. (Feb 28)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, STORM, KATE MIDDLETON

Nannies In ‘Black Market’ Become Widespread

By IBTimes AU

With the growing childcare costs for nannies contracted through agencies, Australian mothers were forced to pay nannies through the 'black market' or through online and referral by friends. Nannies taken through this unregulated approach were only paid $15 per hour. (Feb 17)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK