Govt liberalises policy for adoption by foreign couples

In a bid to simplify adoptions by foreign nationals in India, the External Affairs Ministry has asked all its passport department offices to accept the date of birth of the child mentioned in the court order and not insist for a birth certificate.

Govt liberalises policy for adoption by foreign couples

 In a bid to simplify adoptions by foreign nationals in India, the External Affairs Ministry has asked all its passport department offices to accept the date of birth of the child mentioned in the court order and not insist for a birth certificate.

Complete adoption process within four months: Maneka Gandhi

Coming down on what she termed the "idleness and deliberate lying" of adoption agencies, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi today asked them to complete the adoption process within four months.

Government to ease adoption norms: Maneka Gandhi

The government will make the norms for adopting children easier, Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi said Wednesday.

Adoptions on the decline despite rising childless couples!

Despite the high percentage of childless couples in the country, the numbers of adoptions are on the decline.

NCPCR seeks report from CARA on fake adoptions

Concerned over fake inter-country adoptions, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has demanded an action report from the Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA).

Website launched to make adoption process more transparent

Central Adoption Resource Agency (CARA) launched a web-based information
management system which will link all adoption agencies across the country to make the process of adopting children more transparent.

CARA directed to consider German couple`s plea for adoption

The Supreme Court today directed the Central Adoption Resource Agency (CARA) to consider as a one-time measure the plea of a German couple for adoption of twins born through a surrogate Indian mother.