Adoption

Charlize Theron set to adopt second child

Charlize Theron is preparing to adopt a second child, it has been revealed.

Jan 02, 2014, 18:42 PM IST

Kids born in rape cases can`t be "property" in crime: HC

Bombay HC has observed that children, born to minor unwed mothers in rape cases, cannot be treated as "property" in the crime.

Aug 15, 2013, 21:21 PM IST

Mandy Moore wants to adopt

Mandy Moore is keen to adopt a child as she plans for motherhood.

Jul 04, 2013, 17:05 PM IST

China bans private adoption of abandoned babies

China has banned individuals and groups from secretly adopting abandoned infants, days after an unwed mother flushed her newborn child in a toilet sewer pipe.

Jun 18, 2013, 21:46 PM IST

Israeli serial sex abuser adopts Indian girl: Report

An Israeli man convicted of sex offences against young children has gained custody of a four-year-old Indian girl through an agreement with a surrogate mother.

Jun 07, 2013, 09:22 AM IST

Foreign same-sex couples cannot adopt Russian kids

Foreign same-sex couples will be officially banned from adopting Russian children, a top official said.

Jun 02, 2013, 13:16 PM IST

US authorities to return baby to Russian couple

A California court has ruled Monday that a baby boy who had been seized by authorities in the US should be returned to his Russian parents, a Russian diplomat said.

Apr 30, 2013, 16:15 PM IST

Tibetan charity offers to adopt Himachal rape victim, child

Moved by the plight of an orphaned girl who was sexually exploited and raped by her relative and gave birth to a child in a Shimla hospital, a Tibetan charity run by a disciple of the Dalai Lama showed interest in adopting them.

Mar 24, 2013, 17:45 PM IST

Russia seeks strict adoption rules for foreigners

Moscow wants tougher requirements for foreigners wishing to adopt Russian children.

Mar 23, 2013, 11:07 AM IST

Australian PM Julia Gillard regrets forced adoptions of unwed mothers

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard tendered `historic national apology to scores of unwed mothers who were forced by government policies to give up their babies for adoption over several decades.

Mar 21, 2013, 10:42 AM IST

Jennifer Aniston `seeking adoption advice from Charlize Theron`

Jennifer Aniston, whose wedding date is fast approaching, has reportedly been taking adoption advice from Charlize Theron - a close pal of her best friend Chelsea Handler.

Mar 15, 2013, 20:01 PM IST

33 Russian kids` adoption still in limbo after US ban

The Dima Yakovlev bill banning adoptions of Russian children by American families was enacted on January 01 as part of Russia`s response to the US Magnitsky Act

Mar 07, 2013, 08:53 AM IST

Russia pledges to bring US `child abusers` to justice

Russia`s chief investigator has vowed to bring to trial American citizens alleged to have evaded punishment for "serious crimes" against Russian adopted children.

Feb 22, 2013, 09:42 AM IST

Moscow worried for adopted Russian boy in US

Russia is worried about the fate of an adopted Russian child in the US to whom Russian consulate workers are being denied an access.

Feb 21, 2013, 09:00 AM IST

Seven Russian kids to beat adoption ban

Seven children from Russia`s St Petersburg city are expected to reach the US by the end of February, despite a Russian ban on adoptions by US families.

Jan 19, 2013, 00:15 AM IST

US-Russia cooperation to continue despite adoption ban

Moscow terminated its bilateral child adoption agreement with Washington on January 09.

Jan 10, 2013, 10:37 AM IST

Inquiry launched into ‘baby selling racket’ of Bangalore

An inquiry has been initiated into a suspected baby selling racket operated by a lady doctor-owner of a private nursing home.

Dec 28, 2012, 18:48 PM IST

`Russian adoption bill to halt intra-country adoptions`

Since 1992 American families have welcomed more than 60,000 Russian children into their homes.

Dec 28, 2012, 08:33 AM IST

Putin says he will sign anti-US adoptions bill

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he will sign a controversial bill banning Americans from adopting Russian children.

Dec 27, 2012, 14:25 PM IST

`Glee` creator Ryan Murphy becomes father on Christmas Eve

`Glee` creator Ryan Murphy has become a first-time father with partner David Miller.

Dec 27, 2012, 12:30 PM IST