Monday, Oct 03, 2022

child adoption


Dip in adoption points to illegality, trafficking: House panel

August 12, 2022 3:21 am

The committee, chaired by BJP Rajya Sabha member Sushil Kumar Modi, noted that according to adoption statistics of Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA), the number of children adopted within the country declined from 5,693 in 2010 to 3142 in 2020-21.

Child adoption process in India "very tedious", needs to be streamlined: SC

August 05, 2022 10:23 pm

The ASG said he does not know about the credibility of the NGO and that a copy of the petition has not been served upon him.

Swara Bhasker to adopt a child, begins process: 'I've always wanted a family and children'

November 26, 2021 10:38 am

Actor Swara Bhasker, who has decided to try and adopt a child and has registered as a 'Prospective Adoptive Parent' (PAP) with the Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA), and is on the waiting list to adopt a child.

Fighting parents, police and party, woman gets her son back after 13 months in Kerala

November 25, 2021 7:27 am

A DNA test confirmed that the baby was the child of Chandran and Kumar, thus ending the 23-year-old mother's long search for him — against resistance put up by her own parents, police and the ruling CPM.

Kerala woman’s DNA matches with baby given in adoption, govt to alert court

November 24, 2021 8:30 am

The DNA test on all three was conducted to confirm biological parents of the baby who was given in adoption, allegedly without Chandran’s consent in Andhra Pradesh in August this year.

Kerala child’s custody: Court stays adoption process

October 26, 2021 3:50 am

After Anupama’s demand to get back her child gathered support in recent days, the state government decided to inform the family court about the latest developments.

WCD Ministry to bring rules to ease inter-country adoption

September 15, 2021 7:04 am

Currently, families have to approach the courts for the no-objection certificates.

Inter-country adoptions: Delhi HC seeks report from WCD Ministry

September 02, 2021 3:59 am

Justice Prathiba Singh said there was a clear need to create a mechanism to enable inter-country adoptions under HAMA and that there was a clear gap in the area.

Karnataka should ramp up childcare infrastructure ahead of Covid third wave: Child Rights Commission

May 14, 2021 7:38 pm

"An estimated 36 to 40 per cent of the entire population in Karnataka are aged 18 or below. With minimal chances of people aged below 18 getting inoculated before October, they will continue to be the most vulnerable among the population then," said KSPCPR Chairman.

Custody battle: Gujarat High Court gives priority to 13-year-old’s desire, allows him to stay with foster father

January 22, 2021 6:31 pm

The boy, born to a Botad couple in 2006, was adopted by his father’s sister and her then husband. The adoption was formalised by December 2008.