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19 million Bangladeshi children are at risk: United Nations

UN: The lives and futures of more than 19 million Bangladeshi children are at risk from the colossal impact of devastating floods, cyclones and other environmental disasters linked to climate change, according to a report by the United Nations children’s agency released Friday. The UNICEF report said the estimate includes ...

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Thinking of adopting 7-8 kids: Aditi Rao Hydari

Adoption has been on the mind of actress Aditi Rao Hydari who believes it to be the most amazing thing one can do. The actress is only waiting for the right time for it to happen and hints that it could happen after two years from now. “I love children ...

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Drought drives desperate Afghans to marry off children for money

UN: Afghanistan’s worst drought in decades has driven tens of thousands of people from their homes and is pushing families to marry off their children in exchange for dowries in order to survive, the United Nations said on Tuesday. About 223,000 people have been uprooted from their homes in the ...

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The National Assembly largely votes against the ban on spanking

LONDON: Towards the end of spanking or slapping for children? The National Assembly adopted in the night of Thursday to Friday, a bill of largely symbolic scope aimed at prohibiting the “ordinary educational violence”, on which the opponents made themselves discreet. The text of the MoDem, co-signed by elected representatives of ...

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Rose Byrne: Social media puts pressure on parents

HM-LOS ANGELES: Rose Byrne thinks social media puts pressure on people to have children. The 39-year-old actress – who has Rocco, two, and Rafa, 12 months, with husband Bobby Cannavale – has hit out at the Internet for placing ”so much aspiration around motherhood”, as she thinks it forces people ...

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Knife-wielding woman stabs 14 kindergarten children in China

XINSHIJI: At least 14 kindergarten children sustained injuries after a woman stormed into a school in China’s Chongqing and stabbed them with a kitchen knife. The knife attack occurred early morning on Friday in Xinshiji Kindergarten in Banan District of China’s southwestern city of Chongqing. The children were returning from ...

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Nicole Kidman: Cruise marriage protected me from harassment

HOLLYWOOD: Nicole Kidman has said her marriage to Tom Cruise gave her “protection” from sexual harassment early in her career. The Australian actress married Cruise in 1990 after they starred together in the film Days Of Thunder. She said: “I got married very young, but it definitely wasn’t power for ...

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12 children trapped in Thailand cave after storms

Tourists visit the Kuha Karuhas pavillon located inside the Phraya Nakhon cave, in the Khao Sam Roi Yot national park, some 300km south of Bangkok on December 5, 2010. Photo: AFP A dramatic underwater rescue mission to find a children’s football team who have been trapped in a flooded cave ...

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