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Desi kids co-crowned US Spelling Bee champs for second straight year

Un-bee-lievable! For the eighth year in a row, Indian-American children sweep the Spelling Bee competition. Vanya Shivashankar of Olathe, Kansas, and Gokul Venkatachalam of St Louis, Missouri,......

Migrant ship capsizes off Libyan coast; death toll could rise to 950

Image: Children are carried by rescue workers as migrants arrive via boat at the Sicilian harbor of Pozzallo. Photograph: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters The death toll for the worst ever migrant......

Heartbreaking: 4-yr-old 'surrenders' mistaking camera for gun

This image tweeted by photojournalist Nadia AbuShaban bears witness to the trauma that children undergo in war torn countries like Syria. The tweet, which has been shared nearly 10,000 times......

Child slavery 'most heinous crime against humanity': Satyarthi

Describing child slavery as the “most heinous crime against humanity,” Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday called for a greater political will in the global development agenda......

Meet the young 'uns who risked their lives for others

      Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi with the winners of the National Bravery Awards 2014 in New Delhi. Photograph: PIB They are the Special 24, the......

10 most dangerous places to work

Children dressed in costume sit together during a party celebrating. Photograph: Amir Cohen/Reuters A recent MBA graduate, Puneet Kohli, got a job offer from a global commodity giant to join their......

Shocking! Over 215 million children work as labourers!

'Our greatest natural resource is the minds of our children.'  -- Walt Disney Today, December 2, is the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery. This day recalls the date of the......

How developed is Bihar, really?

The figures are impressive. In 2005, Bihar had 23 lakh (2.3 million) children out of school. Today, this figure is 8 lakh (800,000). The rate of primary school dropouts was 36 per cent. Today, it......

Climate change may kill 400,000 children every year

In a new report, a leading charity has warned that climate change could kill more than 400,000 children every year in the future because of floods and droughts. According to the Telegraph, the......

300 mn South Asian children stuck in poverty: UN

Over 300 million children in South Asia, almost half the total number, suffer from chronic levels of poverty, a latest UN report has found.Unlike any other region in the world, because of......

'Felt more connected to India after Midnight's Children'

In his very first big screen appearance in a leading role, American actor of Indian origin Satya Bhabha stars in Midnight's Children. Bhabha had not expected to be picked to play the main......

How Bollywood celebrates Children's Day

The twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Stars celebrated Children's Day on November 14 in their......

Angelina Jolie to adopt child from Haiti?

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Angelina Jolie made a secret visit to the quake-ravaged Haiti and it is rumoured that she is all set to adopt a......

Big B to be UNICEF ambassador

Amitabh Bachchan will be formally nominated as a United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund Goodwill Ambassador on April 14.He will be nominated by the UNICEF executive director at the......
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Sun, sea, lean air

Thirty-one deaths have been directly attributed to the catastrophe, though the UN Chernobyl Forum says the radiation could eventually cause up to... ...

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Clashes continue after ceasefire

JUBA, South Sudan: Government troops on Sunday attacked a village in volatile Unity state on the first day of a ceasefire that both sides have... ...

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One Month Vacation in Portugal can Extend Life Expectancy Of Chernobyl Children

Sparkly-eyed 16-year-old Anya wasn't even born when Chernobyl exploded nearly 30 years ago, but even today its radioactive fallout stalks her and... ...

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A royal flush

It’s an important film for Saif Ali Khan’s career, which of late has been bogged down by flops. Filmmaker Kabir Khan’s Phantom,... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/498035/a-royal-flush.html
UNICEF announces release of 163 more children by armed group in Central Africa

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) announced on Friday that 163 children have been released by an armed group in the Central African... ...

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