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Prince Harry’s charity income falls by 84 percent


April 7th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 7 (ANI): Prince Harry's charity for orphaned and vulnerable children has seen its fundraising and donations income fall by 84 percent.Sentebale, which operates in Lesotho, paid out tens of ... Read more...

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Amartya Sen concerned over plight of children with AIDS


February 25th, 2009 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 25 (IANS) Nobel laureate Amartya Sen Wednesday expressed concern over the plight of children affected by AIDS as also those orphaned by the disease. "I'm concerned about AIDS-affected children across the ... Read more...

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Prince Harry’’s charity ”fails to deliver promised money to orphanage”


February 17th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 17 (ANI): Prince Harry''s ''Sentebale'', a charity set up to help vulnerable children and young people, has landed in a feud over finances promised to an orphanage in Lesotho. Dr ... Read more...

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Now, personalized pop songs to help seriously ill kids recover


December 27th, 2008 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): A charity has come up with a unique way of bringing smiles on the faces of grimly ill children: it records personalized pop songs for children with ... Read more...

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Brit Govt blasted over ”blindingly obvious” safety tips for Christmas


December 23rd, 2008 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 23 (ANI): The British Government has been blasted for printing 150,000 leaflets full of "blindingly obvious" safety suggestions to keep in mind while celebrating Christmas.The leaves, designed to resemble ... Read more...

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J.K. Rowlings latest book makes $6m for charity


December 18th, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): The latest edition of J.K. Rowlings Harry Potter book, The Tales of Beedle the Bard, has made a whopping 6 million dollars for charity.It was a known ... Read more...

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Brangelina donate $100k to Children’’s Charity


December 5th, 2008 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): Brad Pitt and partner Angelina Jolies Jolie-Pitt foundation has donated 100,000 dollars to Global Action for Children charity.Jolie and Pitt, who have three adopted children and three ... Read more...

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In England, four children die every week from abuse or neglect


November 20th, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 20 (IANS) Up to four children die each week in England from abuse or neglect, according to an official report.The report by the Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services ... Read more...

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Early testing, treatment dramatically prevents illness, death in HIV-positive babies


November 20th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that testing very young babies for HIV and giving antiretroviral therapy (ART) immediately to those found infected with the virus dramatically prevents ... Read more...

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Heavy rainfall can be linked to autism, say researchers


November 4th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Children who live in areas with higher annual rainfall levels could be more likely to develop autism a brain development disorder that is characterized by impaired social ... Read more...

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Prince Harrys charity fails to deliver promised money to orphanage


October 26th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 26 (ANI): Prince Harrys Sentebale, a charity set up to help vulnerable children and young people in Lesotho, has landed in a feud over finances promised to an orphanage ... Read more...

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Prince Harry buys PS8k Triumph superbike


October 20th, 2008 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 20 (ANI): Prince Harry has reportedly bought a Triumph motorbike, which is worth 8,000 pounds.After passing his test four months ago, the Prince ordered the British bike in order ... Read more...

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Wills and Harry embark on 1000-mile Africa motorbike trek for charity


October 19th, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 19 (ANI): Princes William and Harry have begun the gruelling 1000-mile motorbike trek across Africa in a bid to raise money for charity.The royals, who started their eight-day adventure ... Read more...

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Wills and Harry make merry before start of motorbike rally across Africa


October 18th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 18 (ANI): Prince William and Prince Harry were spotted in a relaxed mood before starting of the charitable 1500 mile motorbike trek across Africa.The royals were in a ... Read more...

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Discovery of new immunity mechanism may lead to better pneumococcal vaccine


September 23rd, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): Researchers at Children''s Hospital Boston and Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) have identified a new, previously unknown mechanism of immunity a discovery, which suggests that there ... Read more...

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Charity is a calling for OC girl Mischa Barton


September 22nd, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 22 (ANI): She may be the star of the glamorous teen soap The OC, but Mischa Barton knows how to put her fame to good use, and claims that ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue spearheads campaign to fight child abuse


September 22nd, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 22 (ANI): Pop diva Kylie Minogue has joined forces with British tabloid The Sun and charity ChildLine to fight child abuse and violence.After seeing the growing rate of victimized ... Read more...

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Gary Glitter allowed weekend breaks abroad without informing cops


August 25th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): English rock and pop singer Gary Glitter, a convicted sex offender, has been given the liberty of taking weekend trips abroad without informing the police about it.Officials ... Read more...

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Prince Harry set for Aids mission to Africa


May 29th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by admin
London, May 29 (ANI): Months after his deployment to Afghanistan, Prince Harry is embarking on a humanitarian mission to Africa to work for a charity he set up to help orphans ... Read more...

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UN chief promises full probe into child abuse


May 28th, 2008 - 2:29 pm ICT by admin
DPA New York, May 28 (DPA) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said Tuesday reports of child abuse by UN peacekeepers and aid workers was a "significant and painful issue" that needs to be ... Read more...

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Harry livid as his charity gives fraction of funds to AIDS orphans


March 17th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 17 (ANI): British royal Prince Harry is reportedly livid after learning that the charity he set to help AIDS orphans in Africa has only been able to give a ... Read more...

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Secret Harry Potter book to go under the hammer


November 21st, 2007 - 12:33 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): A never-before-seen Harry Potter book is set to go on sale at a special auction in London.The book, titled The Tales of Beedle the Bard is one of ... Read more...

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Rowling’s Potter adieu may never be read


November 14th, 2007 - 8:16 am ICT by admin
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