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Beijing to get three children’s hospitals


April 7th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 7 (IANS) Faced with a shortage of paediatric medical services, Beijing will soon witness construction of three new hospitals for children in the city.The capital is bracing for ... Read more...

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High demand for child care nurses in China


February 20th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 20 (IANS) China may witness a baby boom this year following the common belief that children born in the Year of the Dragaon will be endowed with good ... Read more...

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US population grows at slowest rate since 1940s


December 22nd, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 22 (IANS) The US population is growing at its slowest pace since the 1940s, authorities said Wednesday.The US saw its population increase by 2.8 million between April 1, ... Read more...

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Higher benefits won’t spark baby boom: Brazil president


October 12th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Oct 12 (IANS/EFE) President Dilma Rousseff denied Tuesday that the expansion of financial aid for Brazil's poorest citizens will boost the nation's birthrate, as some critics of those programmes ... Read more...

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25 percent of British babies born to foreign mothers


August 26th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) One out of four babies born in Britain in 2010 were born to migrant women, including those from India and Pakistan, official statistics show.Figures released by ... Read more...

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A baby is born every 40 seconds in Britain


July 25th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) One child is born in Britain every 40 seconds, according to latest official figures.Experts said the country's soaring birth rate was due to mass immigration that ... Read more...

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Shanghai to face elderly population explosion by 2015


April 19th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, April 19 (IANS) China's Shanghai city is all set to witness a boom in its elderly population in the next five years as an estimated 4.3 million residents, or ... Read more...

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Baby boom as UK couples warm up in the cold


March 27th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): Would-be parents, snuggling down to beat last winter's freezing temperatures, have sent UK's birth rate soaring to the highest level since monthly records began.New statistics showed that almost ... Read more...

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Baby boomers unhappiest with their sex lives: Study


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 23 (ANI): Baby boomers, born during the demographic Post-World War II baby boom, are the unhappiest group when it comes to sex life, according to a new study.However, a ... Read more...

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Neil Patrick Harris Takes Parenting Lessons From Alyson Hannigan


October 19th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The ‘How I Met Your Mother’ star cast is going through a baby boom and the latest to join the lines is Neil Patrick Harris. Yes, ... Read more...

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Panda still endangered despite baby boom


September 3rd, 2010 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 3 (IANS) China's giant pandas remain still an endangered species despite the birth of 23 cubs in zoos across the country in the past two months, panda researchers have ... Read more...

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Teenage pregnancy on the rise in Australia


August 29th, 2010 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 29 (IANS) Teenage pregnancy is on the rise in Australia and the number of births to teenage mothers has increased by 10 percent after steady decline for decades, latest data ... Read more...

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Britain to see baby boom as harsh winter forced couples indoors


August 26th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) The severe winter coupled with the credit crunch could be behind a baby boom that is expected to hit Britain next month, exactly nine months after life came ... Read more...

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Kate Jackson Of ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Is Inscribing A Memoir


August 4th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Kate Jackson happens to be a prominent and accomplished American actress and producer. She has also donned the mantle of directorship on occasions. She has ... Read more...

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Fertility figure Cerne Abbas Giant ‘inspires’ baby boom


July 27th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): The 180ft Cerne Abbas Giant in Dorset, UK, is living up to its legendary status as a figure of fertility - the women in the surrounding towns and ... Read more...

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Bangladesh baby boom bigger than earlier estimates


July 11th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 11 (IANS) Bangladesh's family planning programme has shown a declining trend and its population may touch 185 million by 2020, higher than the earlier projection of 178 million, making their ... Read more...

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Baby Boom In Tinsel Town!!


June 10th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It's raining babies in moviedom! 2010 is a lucky year for celebrities like Amrita Arora, Kollywood couple Jyotika and Suriya and our very own Sanju ... Read more...

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Mallika Sherawat does political comedy with Avatar star Laz Alonso!


February 3rd, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Mallika Sherawat has been cast opposite "Avatar' co-star Laz Alonso in the feature "Love, Barack' a political romantic comedy set during the frantic and intoxicating days ... Read more...

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People entering their 60s may face high disability rates


November 13th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): People who are entering their 60s may have far more disabilities today than their counterparts did in previous generations, according to a new University of California, Los Angeles ... Read more...

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Jane Carrey: Rock-Chick Going The Family Way


July 10th, 2009 - 10:14 pm ICT by GD
Baby-boom being the new buzzword in tinsel town, it hardly comes as a huge surprise, that the Jim Carrey family's gearing up to welcome it's very own little guest. But this ... Read more...

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Spring is indeed the time for baby boom


June 6th, 2009 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 6 (ANI): New Aussie statistics seem to have confirmed the belief that summer loving leads to more babies in spring, but only in part.While June is a popular month to ... Read more...

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Surrogate baby is born in India to a British couple every 48 hours


May 21st, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 21 (ANI): A surrogate baby is born in India to a British couple every 48 hours, it was revealed yesterday.An investigation has exposed the full extent of India's surrogacy ... Read more...

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Sex is Britons mantra to beat credit crunch


February 25th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Although many companies are hard-hit by economic crisis and unemployment, the seduction industry is booming like never before.More couples are spending on weekends in expensive hotels and meals in posh restaurants ... Read more...

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Baby boom by miracle missions


February 2nd, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by admin
By Anjali SinghLalitpur UP: The only emotion one feels standing in the neonatal care centre in Lalitpur is of disbelief, as doctors prepare to discharge a newly born baby weighing no less ... Read more...

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Overpopulated Vietnam proposes two-child norm


November 21st, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, Nov 21 (DPA) Facing a population boom, the Vietnamese government has proposed limiting families to two children by punishing bureaucrats who fail to keep the numbers down, a senior government official ... Read more...

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Broke Brits spark baby boom epidemic!


October 13th, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13 (ANI): Britains credit crunch has sparked off baby boom epidemic, as the couples head to bedrooms to beat the blues.According to experts, Brits have been spicing up things ... Read more...

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Baby boom in New Zealand, with highest births in 36 years


August 18th, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
DPA Wellington, Aug 18 (DPA) New Zealand is experiencing a baby boom with 64,140 births in the 12 months ending June 30, the highest number in 36 years, according to official figures released ... Read more...

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Extreme stellar machine pumps out 4,000 stars every year


July 11th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): Astronomers have uncovered an extreme stellar machine - a galaxy in the very remote universe pumping out stars at a surprising rate of up to 4,000 per ... Read more...

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Study debunks opting out trend in professional women


June 11th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A new sociological study has challenged the popular perception of a so-called "opting out revolution," by showing that professional women's employment rates have constantly pushed higher over ... Read more...

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