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China may scrap two-child limit: report

BEIJING: China appears poised to scrap its two-child policy, with a state-run newspaper Monday citing a draft civil code that would overhaul decades of controversial family-planning rules. The wide-ranging code would end a policy that has been enforced through fines but was also notorious for cases of forced abortions and sterilisation in the world's most populous country. The Procuratorate Daily said the draft code omits any reference to "family planning" -- the current policy which limits couples to having no more…

Teenagers are now taking steps to limit social media use: Study

NEW YORK: It’s not just parents who are worrying about their children’s device usage. According to a new study released by Pew Research Center this week, US teens are now taking steps to limit themselves from overuse of their phone and social media. A majority, 54% of teens, said they spend too much time on their phone, and nearly that many – 52% – said they are trying to limit their phone use in various ways. In addition, 57% say they’re trying to limit social media usage and 58% are trying to limit video games.…

LHC orders to implement one dish limit in court functions

LAHORE: Chief Justice Lahore High Court (LHC) Syed Mansoor Ali Shah on Tuesday ordered to implement one dish limit in all the functions to be held under the high court and district judiciary across Punjab. He announced that the one dish menu should have one curry and rice, while only tea and biscuits should be served in official meetings of the LHC and district courts. "The Hon'able Chief Justice has been pleased to order that in all the official events of the LHC and district judiciary in Punjab, only one dish (one…