Russia bans adoptions from same-sex marriage countries

Russia banned adoptions by single people from countries where same-sex marriage is legal.

The new measure comes into law in the middle of a Winter Olympics which gay activists have already tried to derail. The IOC has responded by emphasizing … Read the rest

New adoption trend: Bongani speaks Finnish and has an iPad

The adoption of South African children by Finnish couples is steadily growing, South Africa’s ambassador to Finland Sello Moloto said on Friday.

In 2011, Finland’s statistics showed that most children adopted from abroad were born in South Africa, he said … Read the rest