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China on Tuesday accused the Dalai Lama of tearing apart hundreds of families by orchestrating a campaign in Switzerland to adopt Tibetan orphans in the 1960s.
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Moscow is worried about reports that at least 26 Russian orphans were abandoned and given to strangers by their American foster parents through an underground internet network, said the Russian foreign ministry.
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Goa government on Friday deferred its decision on two crucial schemes for orphaned children and sex workers or victims of sexual abuse, stating that a rethink is necessary on them, before placing it for the next meeting.
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As Russia tries to boost the number of domestic adoptions, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev suggested creating a special commission, headed by a deputy prime minister.
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Actor Alec Baldwin is set to return to Broadway in a new production of 1983 play `Orphans`. He will play a wealthy gentleman in the show.
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The two-decade-long militancy has affected 36,000 people in Jammu&Kashmir with more than 26,000 children left orphaned and over 8,000 women widowed.
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It will be the first time that the central government
provides such care in the wake of a major disaster.
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Paris Hilton took time out from her week-long vacation in Indonesia to visit two orphanages in Bali.
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Official figures could rise as research is carried out in isolated areas.
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Over 2,000 children, orphaned after the devastating earthquake in Haiti in January 2010, have been sold as sex slaves by child traffickers, officials said.
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Madonna made sure orphaned children in Malawi had a merry Christmas as she sent boxes of toys, clothes and other gifts to her charity in the African country.
Last Updated: Monday, December 27, 2010, 18:30
Madonna ensured orphaned children in Malawi had a merry Christmas by sending them boxes of toys, clothes and other gifts to her charity in the African country.
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