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From TheJournal.ie Empire State Building to turn red and purple for #BringBackOurGirls campaign Bringbackourgirls

Empire State Building to turn red and purple for #BringBackOurGirls campaign

One year on, the 219 schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria are still missing

From TheJournal.ie Attention parents: We'll have an expert in for a LIVE Q&A to answer your questions Think Of The Children

Attention parents: We'll have an expert in for a LIVE Q&A to answer your questions

Are you having problems with your little ones? Ask the expert…

Big Hero 6 merchandise doesn't feature the girl characters and parents aren't happy

Because boys think girls are “yuck” apparently.

From TheJournal.ie Father and seven children found dead 'after generator filled house with carbon monoxide' United States

Father and seven children found dead 'after generator filled house with carbon monoxide'

The official cause of death is still under investigation.

From TheJournal.ie 'Our little boy always wanted to be a superhero and he became one in death' Little Hero

'Our little boy always wanted to be a superhero and he became one in death'

Ben Canty died aged just six years old. His organs were donated to five other people.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for life after salting and cooking his parents Hong Kong

Man jailed for life after salting and cooking his parents

The jury was told how the 31-year-old packed parts of their bodies into lunchboxes “like barbecued pork”.

From TheJournal.ie The rights of unmarried fathers are being changed – but is it enough? Opinion

The rights of unmarried fathers are being changed – but is it enough?

Unmarried fathers in Ireland need greater clarity when it comes to their rights

What Kind Of Parent Will You Be?

Are you ready?

From TheJournal.ie Want to help your kids survive in today's world? Teach them to cop on Get It Together

Want to help your kids survive in today's world? Teach them to cop on

The fake Internet world our children are growing up in is making them more vulnerable in the real world – but you can help.

From TheJournal.ie 15-year-old with gay dads wrote to Ray D'arcy, 'How can anyone say my family isn’t ideal?' Gay Marriage

15-year-old with gay dads wrote to Ray D'arcy, 'How can anyone say my family isn’t ideal?'

The teenager added that she has yet to meet a homophobic teenager or child and that it’s just some adults with a problem.

From TheJournal.ie 'Parents pay hundreds in voluntary contributions but don't know where the money is going' Pupils

'Parents pay hundreds in voluntary contributions but don't know where the money is going'

Sinn Féin is calling for more transparency in these payments.

From TheJournal.ie The Government’s reaction to our childcare crisis: divide and conquer Opinion

The Government’s reaction to our childcare crisis: divide and conquer

By pitching different segments of the electorate against each other, the Government can effectively wash its hands of the problem.

From TheJournal.ie 'I mistakenly believed I had legal rights to my own children' Opinion

'I mistakenly believed I had legal rights to my own children'

New legislation being published today will give protections to non-traditonal Irish families.

From TheJournal.ie Trying for a baby? You should both give up the booze now Conception

Trying for a baby? You should both give up the booze now

Revised information from experts outlines the impact of drinking alcohol on a baby’s development.

From TheJournal.ie 'I hoped it was just nature and that we were just unlucky, but no' Portiuncula

'I hoped it was just nature and that we were just unlucky, but no'

A report was compiled into the care provided to a young child at Poriuncula Hospital without the knowledge of his parents.

9 struggles that middle children know all too well

Middle children, stand up and be counted.

From TheJournal.ie Some Leaving Cert students don't get Child Benefit - because of their age Kids And Money

Some Leaving Cert students don't get Child Benefit - because of their age

This Senator thinks that should change.

From TheJournal.ie Bosses aren't happy about proposals to give dads two weeks paid paternity leave

Bosses aren't happy about proposals to give dads two weeks paid paternity leave

Last night Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said he was confident this provision would be included in the Family Leave Bill.

From TheJournal.ie Irish fathers look set to benefit from two weeks paid paternity leave Dads

Irish fathers look set to benefit from two weeks paid paternity leave

Junior minister Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said he’s confident this provision will be included in new legislation currently being drafted.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: I can be an awful grump when it comes to my folks – but, the truth is, they're saints Family Ties

Opinion: I can be an awful grump when it comes to my folks – but, the truth is, they're saints

I spent most of Christmas suffering from serious food poisoning on my parents’ couch… and it made me realise how much they do for me.

Baby-holding dad demonstrates how to successfully put on pants with no hands

All parents will relate to this struggle.

From TheJournal.ie Children getting dig-out from parents for mortgages or holidays could be taxed Clampdown

Children getting dig-out from parents for mortgages or holidays could be taxed

A new Budget change tightened gift rules.

The 14 stages of coping with a Christmas hangover

Why is there stuffing in your bed?

From TheJournal.ie Open thread: So, how did your parents get together? Share With The Group

Open thread: So, how did your parents get together?

It’s Christmas, and lots of us are spending time with our families – so dish the dirt.

From TheJournal.ie 'My children felt my sadness' - Christmas is a gloomy time for separated Irish dads ALONE

'My children felt my sadness' - Christmas is a gloomy time for separated Irish dads

Many fathers in Ireland will not see their children at all today.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Austerity cuts that directly affect women and children have been piled on by this government Lone Parents

Opinion: Austerity cuts that directly affect women and children have been piled on by this government

As a society, we need to develop a more enlightened and informed view of female-led households.

From TheJournal.ie A Scottish theatre sent 'disgusting' porn to families instead of a school play The Bondage Mistress

A Scottish theatre sent 'disgusting' porn to families instead of a school play

One parent described it as “filth”.

From TheJournal.ie This charred bone fragment helped prove a missing student was killed Mexico

This charred bone fragment helped prove a missing student was killed

43 students were slaughtered by a police-backed gang, in a case that has shocked Mexico.

From TheJournal.ie Google to release child-friendly versions of YouTube and Chrome Kids' Mode

Google to release child-friendly versions of YouTube and Chrome

Children under 12 will soon be able to access special versions of YouTube, Chrome and Google search.

From TheJournal.ie Body of newborn baby girl found in wheelie bin Yorkshire

Body of newborn baby girl found in wheelie bin

Police have issued an urgent appeal for help in tracing her mother.

From TheJournal.ie This cinema is giving parents earplugs for a Frozen sing-along Please Make It Stop
From TheJournal.ie Minister to teachers: 'Call off your strike' ... Teachers to minister: 'No' Not Blinking

Minister to teachers: 'Call off your strike' ... Teachers to minister: 'No'

The strike’s set to go ahead next Tuesday. And neither side is backing down.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: The time has come to reframe the gender issue Business

Opinion: The time has come to reframe the gender issue

We have massive opportunities ahead of us, so let’s seize them.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should a baby's genetic mother appear on their birth cert after surrogacy? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should a baby's genetic mother appear on their birth cert after surrogacy?

The Supreme Court rules this week that only the birth mother’s name can appear. Do you agree?

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Legislation is urgently needed following Supreme Court ruling on surrogacy Reproduction

Opinion: Legislation is urgently needed following Supreme Court ruling on surrogacy

It is a fact of life that parents will enter into arrangements of whereby a third party bears their child – so we need legislation that deals directly with surrogacy.

From TheJournal.ie Thinking of getting your child a smartphone? Here's what you should consider TechKnowHow

Thinking of getting your child a smartphone? Here's what you should consider

The children and teens of today might be more tech savvy, but that doesn’t mean you should automatically get them a smartphone.

From TheJournal.ie How a 14-year-old girl was awarded a CIA medal for fighting off burglars Maureen Devlin

How a 14-year-old girl was awarded a CIA medal for fighting off burglars

Maureen Devlin was living in the Congo with her parents when the incident occurred.