international adoption

US unwilling to comply with adoption laws: Russia


July 27th, 2012 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian foreign ministry has criticised the US over what it claimed was America's unwillingness to comply with recent Russian legislation on international adoption.Ministry spokesman ... Read more...

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Duped by Indian adoption agency, US family cautions couples


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sugandha Pathak New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) US-based Desiree and David Smolin were elated when they adopted two girls from Hyderabad. But their happiness was shortlived. Within weeks, the couple discovered that ... Read more...

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Foreign adoption last resort for Haiti quake orphans: Unicef


January 20th, 2010 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, Jan 20 (IANS/EFE) The United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) said Tuesday that international adoption should be the "last resort" for children orphaned by last week's catastrophic earthquake in Haiti. "Unicef's position has ... Read more...

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German surrogate twins: Can adoption be a way out, court asks


January 18th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) The twins of a German couple born to an Indian surrogate mother may have a chance to go to Germany - if the couple decides to adopt ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman slams adoption reports (Lead)


June 2nd, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 2 (IANS) Australian actress Nicole Kidman has slammed reports suggesting that she is planning to adopt a Vietnamese baby. "Nicole Kidman wants a baby from Vietnam. We've been approached by ... Read more...

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Kidman wants to adopt Vietnamese baby


June 2nd, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 2 (IANS) Australian actress Nicole Kidman is planning to adopt a Vietnamese baby. The Oscar-winning actress and her husband Keith Urban are keen to give their 10-month-old daughter Sunday Rose ... Read more...

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Madonna urged to leave Malawi orphan alone


March 29th, 2009 - 6:36 am ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) Madonna is facing growing opposition to her plan to adopt another child from Malawi. Children's charity Save the Children has urged the singer to rethink adoption, media ... Read more...

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Madge urged to rethink Malawian girl’s adoption


March 28th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28 (ANI): A British charity has asked Madonna to reconsider her apparent plans to adopt another Malawian child.According to Save The Children, the 50-year-old is setting a bad example ... Read more...

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Dutch court puts Belgian baby under state custody


November 28th, 2008 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Nov 28 (DPA) A Belgian baby bought by a Dutch couple via the internet will be placed in state custody because the sale violates international adoption laws, a Netherlands court decided ... Read more...

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Madonna-style adoptions fuelling baby dumping: research


April 9th, 2008 - 7:28 pm ICT by admin
London, April 9 (IANS) With pop star Madonna reportedly considering adopting an Indian baby, a group of British researchers says such adoptions are encouraging poor couples to dump their children in orphanages. ... Read more...

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Madonna effect raising kids dumping in orphanages


April 9th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr 9 (ANI): Celebs like Madonna who adopt children from poor countries are doing more harm than good, according to a new research.Melbourne, Apr 9 (ANI): Celebs like Madonna who ... Read more...

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