Beeline for Indian schools in Muscat

The first merit list for admissions to Indian schools in Oman’s capital Muscat brought with it sleepless nights for parents from the Indian community, with 1,900 applications being kept on the waiting list, media reported. Speaking to the Times of Oman, Wilson George, chairman of the Indian Schools in Oman, said that 1,900 students have

Techy stuff spoils child’s development

Unhealthy, excessive tech use affecting kids’ development’ …writes Sahana Ghosh Pestered by his parents to go out and play, 10-year-old Ashwin refused to budge from his gaming console. It was only after his harried parents promised more gaming time that he ventured out – that too for a bit. Instances of conflicts between parents and their tech-obsessed