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'Adopt, don't shop': Daisy Shah during stray dog adoption fair in Mumbai

The adoption fair saw over 180 healthy and fully-vaccinated stray dogs and kitties up for adoption.

09 Dec 2019 8:37 AM

Sikh couple, who faced racial discrimination, win UK adoption battle

The couple tried to get this 2016 decision reversed and even won the support of their local MP, the then home secretary Theresa May.

08 Dec 2019 1:40 PM

iPhone users joining the dark side; Android adoption rises amidst Apple struggles

Reports suggest that once loyal iPhone users are now switching to Android, especially Samsung devices.

22 Jul 2019 2:56 PM

World Population Day: These TV actors urge couples to adopt

This World Population Day, telly actors share their views population control and adoption.

11 Jul 2019 3:21 PM

Different stroke: Couple adopts child with Down Syndrome

The more they explored, the more encouraged they were to break stereotype and adopt a child with the disease.

15 Jun 2019 5:16 PM


Adopt a dog to stay healthy and motivated

Adopting dogs always have had a positive impact on the well being of the owners and their family members.

26 Apr 2019 4:46 PM

Rajasthan govt to felicitate those adopting stray cows

‘The idea behind the step is to conserve cows with cooperation from people,’ said Vishram Meena, director of Gopalan.

14 Jan 2019 1:46 PM

Here’s why gifting animals during festive season is not a good idea

Animals can't be a perfect gift unless their needs are fully organised.

27 Dec 2018 3:47 PM

Most Indian couples prefer child below age of 2 for adoption: Data

In many cases, parents registered for inter-country adoption mainly get older children or children with special needs.

03 Jun 2018 4:59 PM

Meghan's beagle Guy was days away from being put down, here’s his fairytale story

'It's a fairytale, a real rags to riches story,' Dolores Doherty who had initially rescued him told a news agency.

24 May 2018 9:12 PM


Sandra Bullock asks people not to use phrase 'adopted child'

The Oscar-winning actor said that she prefers calling the children hers rather than labelling them.

10 May 2018 1:36 PM

Navi Mumbai couple gets their adopted baby back

After the verification of adoption documents, the CWC handed back the baby to the couple.

19 Feb 2018 5:40 AM

Mumbai woman posts photos of kittens for adoption; man responds, wants to eat them

In a shocking revelation the man said he and his neighbour love eating cat meat.

07 Dec 2017 8:08 PM

Registration of adoption under Hindu law to be made mandatory to check trafficking

Prospective parents can adopt a child under the stringent Juvenile Justice (JJ) Act, 2015.

22 Nov 2017 3:00 PM

Sushma requests Maneka Gandhi to probe Sherin Mathews' adoption

Sherin went missing on October 7 and her body was found on Sunday from a culvert in suburban Dallas, Texas.

27 Oct 2017 7:51 PM


3-yr-old missing Indian girl's father says she 'choked on milk'; police re-arrest him

The father was re-arrested and charged with first-degree felony injury to a child due to a conflicting statement to police.

25 Oct 2017 8:18 AM

Traffickers exploit kid adoption rules to entice couples

Legal adoption can only be done through Specialised Adoption agencies (SAAs) that are recognised by state governments.

10 Oct 2017 2:28 AM

Iraqi animal lovers start online adoption page to save Baghdad’s strays

So far creator has managed to find homes for some 25 animals after posting their pictures online on the social media page.

09 Oct 2017 9:39 AM

Landmark verdict on adoption

Woman’s 2nd husband allowed to adopt her child from 1st husband.

06 Oct 2017 2:15 AM

France bill for legalising assisted reproduction for gay women could be passed in 2018

Major move for gay rights in France, where protests preceded legalization of same-sex marriage and adoption by homosexual couples in 2013.

13 Sep 2017 8:26 AM