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Wednesday, February 26, 2014
She was Madurai’s best known gynaecologist from pre-independence days. SOMA BASU brings the Grace Kennett story that lives on in the hearts of the many children she adopted and helped deliver
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Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Uruguay President Jose Mujica is planning to adopt more than 30 children so he can teach them how to farm the land, local media reported this weekend.
The down-to-earth leader, who eschew...
More on adoption AND: human interest
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August 24, 2013
When and how do you help your child come to terms with his/her adoption?
June 12, 2013
Inadvertent admission about surrogacy of their child has US Consulate authorities cancelling passport, while they are left desperately seeking DNA report »
April 12, 2013
The French Parliament on Friday completed adoption of a gay marriage bill after the Senate voted in favour of the legislation, which had sparked mass protests in recent months. The “marriage...
March 30, 2013
The Karnataka High Court’s precedent-setting order recognising the right of an adoptee to know the identity of her birth mother underscores the need for a child-centric adoption law in India »
February 6, 2013
Brings up child abandoned outside his ashram three years ago
July 20, 2010
An expert-level U.S. delegation has left for Moscow to begin a fourth round of discussions on inter-country adoption.
During the bilateral talks, scheduled for July 21-23, the delegati...
April 15, 2010
Russia suspended all adoptions to U.S. families on Thursday until the two countries can agree on procedures, the Foreign Ministry said, a week after an American woman sent her seven-year-old...
April 9, 2010
The grandmother of an adopted boy who was sent back to Russia alone on an airplane says the child was violent and angry with his mother in the U.S.
Nancy Hansen told The Associated Pre...
June 21, 2013
Five-year-old Gopal who born inside Mangalore District Prison and whose parents are in jail as under-trials for more than six years, has failed to enjoy normal childhood. »
June 3, 2013
We love this website for women travellers. From cyber girl guides, a section where women travellers write in with their experiences and travel tips, to specific sections like those for women trave...
April 4, 2013
Abandoned babies under the Government’s Cradle Baby Scheme await foster parents »
March 21, 2013
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard delivered a historic national apology in Parliament on Thursday to the thousands of unwed mothers who were forced by government policies to give up their ba...
January 13, 2013
U.S. has been the main destination for Russian adoptees
July 17, 2010
For actress Angelina Jolie, raising six kids with partner Brad Pitt is nothing short of an adventure. The ‘Salt’ star, who raises adopted children -- Maddox, eight, Pax, six, Za...
April 10, 2010
A Tennessee woman has stirred international outrage by sending a Russian boy she adopted back to Moscow on a flight by himself, yet local authorities said it’s not clear if she broke any law...
February 2, 2010
A senior U.S. official says Japan’s policy on international child custody cases has “raised very real concerns” in Washington and suggested that U.S.-Japan relations could be affe...
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