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When is the right age for children to start going to school? Experts share their views

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Schools await word from board after proposal to make Hindi compulsory gets Indian president’s nod


St Joseph’s School is currently the oldest private school in Abu Dhabi emirate

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School life stories a hit with pre-teens and young adults at reading festival bookstalls

NAT-170420 Literary Experts Discuss Challenges

Experts say publishing industry must look beyond oversimplified and irrelevant content

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Despite some progress, the planet’s woodlands continue to disappear on a dramatic scale

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‘Buffy’ star and co-author Gia Russo give you the recipe for food crafting

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Former Indian Police Service officer’s book ‘Chasing The Brigand’ out now

Singer and guitarist Irum Shahzadi

Over the last decade, the guitar has emerged as many teenagers’ favourite musical instrument


Sultan opens ninth edition of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival

Tsavo lions

A chemical analysis of the lions’ hides suggested that they ate about 35 people, with the most likely tally falling between four and 72 ingested