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Malawi court permits Madonna to adopt two children

Malawi court permits Madonna to adopt two children

Madonna has been granted permission to adopt two more children from Malawi after the High Court in the impoverished southern African country gave its approval.

New centre aims to create awareness about adoption

Poverty coupled with lack of education, unemployment, child labour, homelessness, substance abuse, poor parenting skills, abuse and neglect, physical and mental health needs, community violence, inability to access resources are some of the reasons that children encounter every day.

Caitlyn Jenner planning to adopt a child?

Caitlyn Jenner planning to adopt a child?

Caitlyn insists she's perfectly secure whether she's single or not.

Marriage seemed casual in comparison to adoption: Angelina Jolie

Marriage seemed casual in comparison to adoption: Angelina Jolie

Actress-filmmaker Angelina Jolie says her marriage to Brad Pitt was "very casual" in comparison to him legally adopting her children, Maddox and Zahara.

Government issues model guidelines for foster care

Under the guidelines brought by the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development, children in the age group of 6-18 years, whose parents are unable to take care of them due to reasons such as mental illness, poverty or imprisonment and those staying in child care institutions will be placed in foster care.

Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity orphanages to be derecognised?

Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity orphanages to be derecognised?

The central government is mulling derecognising 13 orphanages run by Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity due to its non-compliance with adoption guidelines.

Flipkart offers Rs 50,000 allowance to employees for adoption

After relaxing maternity and paternity policies, eCommerce major Flipkart is now offering an allowance of Rs 50,000 to employees looking to adopt children.