Category: News Articles

Governments Communicate in Kairi Case But Won’t Reveal Details

Source: http://www.indiaamericatoday.com Article |     June 12, 2012 – 11:19pm – Updated 13 June Washington – The United States government on Tuesday told India America Today that Washington was in touch with Delhi, but the US State Department in the same vein refused to confirm if it had received the letters of communication from its Indian… Read more »

Deported woman seeks MEA’s help

Source: http://www.firstpost.com May 28, 2012 In a letter to Krishna, Jennifer Edgell Haynes, claims that she was a victim of child trafficking, sexual abuse and exploitation after she was adopted by an American couple when she was seven years old. Seeking the minister’s help. “Until three years back I believed I was a citizen of… Read more »

Adopted in 1973, reunited with mother in 2010

Source: http://www.dnaindia.com Published: Thursday, Nov 18, 2010, 3:50 IST By Mayura Janwalkar | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Mother’s love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. —Marion C. Garretty, American author When Arun Dohle, India-born German national, started on his mission to find his biological mother, it seemed… Read more »

Sans home and identity: A story from the US

Source:http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com Ambika Pandit, TNN, Nov 7, 2010, 04.17am IST MUMBAI: Among the many looking forward to American President Barack Obama’s visit toIndia was an anxious Jennifer Edgell Haynes. She has no interest in Indo-US relations. All she wants is to be reunited with her family in Michigan. 

Looking for you

Source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com Shreya Roy Chowdhury, TNN, Nov 7, 2010, 04.13am IST Aarti would like to meet her birth mother. It can be a secret meeting without the birth mother’s family involved, if that is what the birth mother wishes. Aarti only wants to meet her birth mother — no obligation…” These three short sentences say it all…. Read more »

Dutch teens arrive for reunion with family

Source: http://epaper.timesofindia.com Frontpage Chennai Edition 19.08.2010 Illegal Adoption Landed Them In Netherlands 14 Years Ago Jaya Menon | TNN Kanyakumari: A strong sea breeze whips through Kootupuli, a hamlet dotted with windmills and new houses built post-tsunami. There is much excitement in a cramped, brightly-painted house in the colony over a reunion. This is where two Dutch… Read more »

SC gets hold of ‘missing’ police report in Dohle case

Source: http://www.dnaindia.com Published: Friday, Aug 13, 2010, 3:51 IST By Rakesh Bhatnagar | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Arun Dohle, an Indian adopted by a German couple 37 years ago, has disputed a police report which omitted the name of NCP leader Sharad Pawar’s brother, Pratap, as having any connection with him. Dohle has been… Read more »

Man claims DNA proof: I’m Pawar brother’s son

Source: http://www.indianexpress.com Krishnadas Rajagopal Fri Aug 13 2010, 09:22 hrs New Delhi: Adopted by a German couple 37 years ago, Dohle is trying to find his biological mother. IE photo: Renuka Puri ARUN Dohle, 37, is in search of the “young lady” who gave birth to him. Through her, the bespectacled, rather shy man hopes to… Read more »

German seeks Supreme Court help in locating biological Indian mother

Source: http://www.ndtv.com New Delhi:  Thirty five years after he was adopted by a German couple, the Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to examine the plea of a man claiming to be the offspring of the brother of a union minister seeking a direction to help him locate his biological mother. 

Mother fights to meet son 11 years after his kidnap

This article was published on June 6th, in The Sunday Times. An Indian mother faces a heart-wrenching court battle in Holland to gain access to her 12-year-old son, whom she alleges was kidnapped as a baby then adopted by an unsuspecting Dutch couple.