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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

Fresh food GST would plug budget gap

Nov 25, 2013 -

Nanny state about to get dearer

Aug 31, 2013 - 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 -

Eddy Groves to face trial in May 2012

Aug 19, 2011 -

Eddy Groves to face trial in May

Aug 19, 2011 -

Value shops eye Mothercare sites

May 22, 2011 - Independent

Worker unfairly sacked for 'gossiping'

Feb 08, 2011 -

ABC Learning chief pleads not guilty

Jan 28, 2011 -

ABC chief to be charged over collapse

Jan 28, 2011 -

Articles About Childcare

Police officers are seen at a corner near Lindt cafe in Martin Place
DFAT Bomb Scare: Suspicious Back Pack Belongs To Employee

By IBTimes AU

Police announced that suspicious package found in DFAT poses no threat (Dec 16)

Couples kiss at the base of the flag pole
Seven Year Itch Theory Wrong; Research Shows Couples Get Most Unhappy After 10-Year Mark

By IBTimes AU

A new research showed that most couples found their levels of happiness decreasing after a 10-year period. (Dec 09)

A boy plays with seeds during therapy at the therapy and development centre for autistic kids in the Asociacion Guatemalteca por el Autismo, or Guatemalan Association for Autism, building in Guatemala City March 13, 2014. Nine children, from 6-14 years ol
New Zealand Child Poverty Mitigation Plan In May 2015: Thousands Of Poor Kids To Benefit

By IBTimes AU

It will be a land mark step initiative towards strengthening the quality of population. (Dec 03)

Princess Isabella pose with Danish singer Basim (R) before a dress rehearsal of the 59th annual Eurovision Song Contest at the B&W Hallerne in Copenhagen, May 8, 2014.
Why Less Sex Is A Problem In Denmark And There Are Drives To Make The Danish Do More Of It

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

As birth rates plummet in Thy, a Danish town, schools and daycare centers are facing closure. (Dec 02)


A man looks the board of the Australian Securities Exchange in central Sydney August 7, 2013. Australian shares skidded 1.3 percent on Wednesday, its biggest fall in five weeks, hit by sharp falls in miners and financials as regional markets tracked a sof
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon October 22, 2014

By Comsec

The feature of the second half of Wednesday's trade was the ASX 200 recovering from a flat spot in late morning trade to make new session highs over the afternoon. The gains of the day were the best improvement of the current winning streak which has lasted for seven sessions. (Oct 22)


Ban On 'Baa Baa Black Sheep' Among Kinders For Political Correctness

By IBTimes AU

Ban on "Baa Baa Black Sheep" sparks fury over exaggerated political correctness. (Oct 17)

A Woman Takes Part In A SlutWalk Protest, In Central Seoul.
'Boob Aid': Japanese Porn Stars 'Excited' For 24HR Breasts Squeezing Charity

By IBTimes AU

Nine of Tokyo’s adult movie stars agree to have their boobs groped in a campaign against AIDS. (Aug 28)


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)


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)