single mothers

Identical twins give birth on the same day


October 24th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bloomington, Ind., Oct 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two identical twins seem to have their destinies interwoven together. How then can it be explained that they had their babies on the same day?On Wednesday, ... Read more...

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In Britain, half of women turn mums in their 30s


October 21st, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 21 (IANS) Nearly half of the total babies born in Britain nowadays are being delivered by women in their 30s as women delay starting a family, a British ... Read more...

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Zillow releases its list of ‘Top places for single moms’


May 6th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Zillow has released its list of best places for single mothers. Being a single mother presents numerous challenges but Zillow says some places present better opportunities ... Read more...

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Mike Huckabee justifies comments on Portman’s out-of-wedlock pregnancy


March 6th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): In a bid to justify his comments on Natalie Portman's out-of-wedlock pregnancy, former Arkansas governor and Fox News Channel host Mike Huckabee has insisted that he was only ... Read more...

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Politician criticised Portman over pregnancy


March 5th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 5 (IANS) Oscar winner Natalie Portman has been criticised by Mike Huckabee, a former governor of Arkansas, for getting pregnant even before getting married.Huckabee claims the 29-year-old actress, ... Read more...

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Michelle Williams to launch yoga centre


January 12th, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) Actress Michelle Williams is all set to launch a yoga centre for single mothers.The "Brokeback Mountain" star, who has been raising her five-year-old daughter Matilda as a ... Read more...

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Single parents in a fix over nursery admissions


January 4th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Lack of clarity on the points distribution system for nursery admissions has created confusion among many parents in the capital, especially single mothers."Single parent only means 'widow/widower' ... Read more...

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Judge James Pickles dies at the age of 85 years


December 23rd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of Britain’s most outspoken and controversial judges, James Pickles had died at the age of 85 years.His 1986 article in the Guardian is believed to ... Read more...

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Single moms can now compete in Miss Great Britain


December 4th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Organisers of this year's Miss Great Britain competition are trying to make the event up-to-date. They have scrapped an outdated 65-year rule that banned single mothers from entering.The ... Read more...

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In cosmopolitan Karachi, women prefer hijab to burqa


November 17th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina Karachi, Nov 17 (IANS) Young girls in jeans and T-shirts roam freely in the upmarket Zamzama road of Pakistan's largest city that houses many fashion boutiques and cafes. So do ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Several Cities Across USA Ban Teenage Trick-or-Treating


October 25th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Trick or treating, considered to be a part of the fun ritual during Halloween is in for some cuts too. A number of cities ... Read more...

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‘Make pre-marriage course compulsory for Malaysian Hindus’


September 5th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 5 (IANS) A Hindu group in Malaysia wants a compulsory pre-marriage course for the community to reinforce family values and fight problems like divorce and single motherhood. The Malaysia Hindu ... Read more...

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Bill O’Reilly Calls Jennifer Aniston “Destructive to Our Society”; Keith Olberman Attacks


August 12th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Earlier in the week at the Four Season Hotel in Beverly Hills, while promoting her new movie ‘The Switch’, in which she plays a woman ... Read more...

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Is The ‘Tri Energy Inc.’ Another Ponzi Scheme?


April 3rd, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Apr 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) More and more companies today are resorting to clean and renewable energy sources in order to meet the demands of "green technology" to ... Read more...

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Malaysian insurance companies offer sex, parties to potential customers


March 22nd, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar 22 (ANI): It has emerged that some companies in Johor, Malaysia, are recruiting female agents to have sex with potential customers.According to the Guang Ming Daily, the companies also ... Read more...

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‘Divorces on rise in Malaysian-Indian community’


March 9th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 9 (ANI): Malaysian Indian Congress Deputy President G. Palanivel has expressed concern over the rising number of divorce cases in the Indian community.Palanivel advised MIC branch leaders and Indian ... Read more...

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Alarming rate of divorce among non-Malays in Malaysia


February 25th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 25 (IANS) The divorce rate among non-Malays increased from two percent to eight percent in the first five years since 2000 and was expected to reach 13 percent this ... Read more...

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Jennifer Lopez admires single mothers


February 11th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Forty-year-old singer and actress Jennifer Lopez, who has twins Max and Emme with husband Marc Anthony, doesn't believe she would be able to look after her children ... Read more...

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Debbie Schlussel calls for ban on single mothers in the military


November 26th, 2009 - 3:31 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a statement that is going to raise a big debate, Debbie Schlussel has recently called for a ban on single mothers in the military because ... Read more...

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Call to award Malay assemblymen who increase “quota” of wives by wedding single mothers!


October 29th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kota Baru (Malaysia), Oct. 29 (ANI): In a bid to address the problem of single mothers, the Women, Family and Health Committee chairman of Malaysia's Kelantan state has suggested that those assemblymen ... Read more...

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Single mothers were “never part of evolution”


September 22nd, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 22 (ANI): There was "no such thing as a single mother" in the Pleistocene epoch, which covered almost 2.5million years and ended 12,000 years ago, according to an American emeritus ... Read more...

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Early life nurturing influences social behaviors in adulthood


September 1st, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): A new study, conducted by researchers at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, has shown that early life nurturing impacts later life relationships.The researchers used prairie ... Read more...

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Australia to apologise to British child migrants


August 30th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 30 (DPA) Australia plans to apologise to thousands of British children admitted to orphanages where brutality and sexual abuse were everyday occurrences, a cabinet minister said Sunday. "This is a ... Read more...

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Hindu board dismisses allegations of financial impropriety against Malay temple


August 27th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Georgetown (Malaysia), Aug.27 (ANI): The Hindu Endowment Board in Penang has dismissed allegations of impropriety over money raised by the Sri Ramar Temple here last year.Board chairman A. Tana-sekharan said the money ... Read more...

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Malaysian minister vows to help poor Malay Sikhs


August 25th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Ipoh (Malaysia), Aug 25 (ANI): Perak Menteri Besar Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir met 17 poor Sikh families after he promised to help the community financially.The families from in and around the ... Read more...

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Malaysian Govt seeks cupid services for single women


August 2nd, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Aug. 2 (ANI): Malaysia's Women, Family and Community Development Minister Shahrizat Abdul Jalil has urged NGOs to launch dating services for single women so that single mothers can find suitable ... Read more...

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One in every 20 Malaysian Sikhs living in Perak is a hardcore poor


June 23rd, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Ipoh, June 23 (ANI): Malaysian Sikh community leaders have said that one in every 20 Sikhs living in Perak is a hardcore poor.The Sikh community's hardcore poor numbers around 1,500, constituting ... Read more...

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Western diet may be bad for teens’ mental health


June 9th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 9 (ANI): Western diet may have a negative impact on adolescents' mental health, according to a new study.In the study of 1600 14-year-old adolescents, Dr Wendy Oddy, from the Telethon ... Read more...

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Drug abuse, single mothers - issues faced by Sikhs in Malaysia


June 1st, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 1 (IANS) Incidence of relative poverty, drug abuse among youth and single mothers in the Sikh community settled in Malaysia's Perak state have surprised the authorities who have promised ... Read more...

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Courage, determination keep single mothers going (May 10 is Mother’s Day)


May 9th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa RainaNew Delhi, May 9 (IANS) They are moms as well as dads for their children. Despite facing innumerable difficulties, these single women have taken life head-on and borne the dual ... Read more...

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Madonna may launch campaign for adoption rights


May 6th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): Madonna is reportedly planning to launch a campaign to help single mothers looking to adopt kids from foreign countries, if her bid to become mother to second ... Read more...

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Mother’s education, job flexibility shapes infants’ nurturing environment


January 31st, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 31 (IANS) What contributes most to a nurturing environment at home for three to five-year-old children of single working mothers? A mother's education is the most important factor, followed by ... Read more...

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Single Brit mums feel stressed, depressed when they return to work”


December 28th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): Single mothers face stress, depression and financial insecurity when they return to work, a British report has found.Commissioned by the Government, the study for the Department for ... Read more...

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US music industry body ”will not sue downloaders”


December 20th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20 (ANI): The American music industry watchdog has said that it will not launch any lawsuits against Internet users who download music illegally, according to reports.The controversial policy by ... Read more...

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Ethnic Indians urged to join Malaysian armed forces


December 10th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 10 (IANS) Young Malaysian Indians should join the country's armed forces, a former soldier has said, lamenting that the number of those coming forward at present was "discouraging".Negri Sembilan ... Read more...

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