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Reunited After 23 Years: Adopted Woman Meets Biological Father

The Quint – The News Minute October 25, 2016, 7:16 pm It was a teary reunion of a father and a daughter on Monday afternoon in Chamrajpet area of Bengaluru. Jyothi Svahn from Sweden met her biological father Dasaratha Rao who lives and works as a corporation worker in the city, after 23 long years. […]

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Age Exclusive: Adoptions to get boost as fee for foreigners waived

The Asian Age, SREEPARNA CHAKRABARTY Published : Jan 15, 2017, 12:38 am IST New Delhi: In a move that will encourage adoptions in a big way, the government has decided to do away with the adoption fee for foreigners which they had to pay if they wanted to take their adopted children abroad with them. Prospective […]

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Safeguards in adoption process shouldn’t lead to harassment, says Delhi High Court

Indian Express Written by Aneesha Mathur | New Delhi | Published:June 3, 2016 4:57 am Five separate pleas field by adoptive parents settled abroad were disposed of Thursday by the bench of Justice Manmohan, who also asked the central government to “streamline” the process of intercountry adoption. Nine years after initiating proceedings to adopt a […]

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Indian couple to travel to Australia to force reunion with ‘trafficked daughter’

Source: http://www.smh.com.au October 18, 2015 – 12:00AM Rory Callinan An Indian couple will travel to Australia to force a reunion with a girl they allege is their daughter who was kidnapped and illegally adopted to a Queensland family. Fatima and Salya, from East India, have spent nearly 10 years unsuccessfully seeking contact with the girl who […]

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India – About A Boy

ABC Foreign Correspondent – Broadcast 8:00pm Tuesday 23 June 2015 About a Boy… Foreign Correspondent goes in search of a baby boy who was born via surrogacy in India but left behind by his Australian parents. Samantha Hawley reports. Click here to watch

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