7th pay commission: Good news for single fathers!

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: This certainly is good news for all single fathers, who are working in the government sector as they soon may get to avail child care leave (CCL).

Child born out of rape will have inheritance rights to biological father's property: HC
Child born out of rape will have inheritance rights to biological father's property: HC

The Allahabad HC directed UP government to provide an additional Rs 10 lakh compensation to a minor rape survivor.

Watch: Woman gives birth in an auto-rickshaw due to traffic jam

In Delhi's Bhajanpura, a pregnant woman stucked in traffic gave birth to her child in an auto-rickshaw admist the jam.

Child falls into 100-foot deep borewell in Madhya Pradesh

A three-year-old child fell into a 100-foot deep borewell on Sunday in a field Madhya Pradesh's Morena district. In the rescue effort being carried out, the army's help has been sought, a police official said.

Six-year-old boy dies of dengue in Delhi, father alleges hospital negligence

Another boy has died of dengue with his family claiming negligence by hospitals in the city where only last week seven-year-old Avinash had succumbed to the disease after allegedly being turned away by five hospitals which had driven his parents to suicide.

Nashik: Minor girl escapes unhurt after car runs over her

A two-year-old girl who was run over by a car was miraculously rescued by her mother with no injuries on her body. The eye opening incident took place in Nashik, Maharashtra.

Hema Malini blames dead girl's father for accident

Days after being discharged from a hospital where she was undergoing treatment after a car crash, BJP's MP from Mathura ​Hema Malini on Wednesday said her heart goes out to the two-year-old girl who was killed in the accident in Rajasthan.

Unwed mother can apply for child's guardianship without father's consent: SC
Unwed mother can apply for child's guardianship without father's consent: SC

In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court on Monday ruled that unwed mothers are not required to get the consent of the father for guardianship of child.

Jesse Williams, wife expecting second baby

"Grey's Anatomy" star Jesse Williams' wife Aryn Drake-Lee is pregnant with the couple's second child.

Pet care helps improve Type 1 diabetes

Incorporating routine pet care into a child's diabetes self-care plan can significantly improve monitoring of the disease, resulting in lower blood glucose levels, finds a study.

11-year-old in Austria locks parents out over pizza

 Austrian police had to intervene in an unusual household dispute after an 11-year-old boy locked his parents out of their home in a fit of rage for making him pasta instead of pizza for lunch.

Picture of boy carrying toy gun sparks uproar in Australia

 A photo of a child carrying a toy gun in Australia`s Sydney city has sparked public outrage and prompted local government to consider legislation to regulate the sale of replica guns.

Mitch Winehouse considering own documentary on daughter
Mitch Winehouse considering own documentary on daughter

Mitch Winehouse has maintained his opposition to the upcoming documentary film about his daughter Amy, saying that he would be interested in setting the record straight and working on a project of his own in the future.

Carey Mulligan expecting first child

 British actress Carey Mulligan is expecting her first child with husband Marcus Mumford.

Superstitious India: Villagers burn forests in Pratapgarh in hopes of a child

There is a strange superstition prevalrent in Pratapgarh, Rajasthan in which villagers believe that burning forests will grant them a child

New case of UN soldier accused of child sex abuse in Central Africa

The UN mission in the Central African Republic is investigating a new case of child sex abuse involving one of its peacekeepers, the mission said Wednesday.

Government launches website to help trace missing children

One child goes missing every 8 minutes in India and nearly half of them are never found.

Music therapy gets kid out of coma in Jaipur

Music therapy helped to get a kid out of coma in Jaipur.

Rajasthan: Insensitive minister says child's death cannot be helped

An insensitive minister in Rajasthan says that a child's death cannot be helped.

Encephalitis claims first victim in Bihar this year

A child has died due to the deadly mosquito-borne disease Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district - the first in the state this year, an official said on Saturday.