Abandoned

  • CNN-IBN Campaign: 2-day-old baby abandoned for being a girl child, help her find a home August 22, 2014

    Two-year-old baby was abandoned just because she was a girl child. Baby Prema is now being taken care of at an an orphanage in Mathura. CNN-IBN is carrying out a campaign appealing for help and a good household for baby Prema. ...
  • Mathura: Two-day old child abandoned for being a girl, actor Deepika Padukone appeals for help August 22, 2014

    Mathura: Actor Deepika Padukone has appealed for help for a two-day old girl child abandoned by her mother in Mathura for being a girl. "If I was not working I would have adopted her. I hope she gets shelter and somebody takes care of her," said Deepika. It is Deepika's wish...
  • Scariest prank ever or abuse of kindness? Helpful strangers scared by 'abandoned child' who reveals her demonic face to them May 19, 2014

    Several helpful strangers are seen approaching a crying girl hiding her face in her hands, sitting forlornly by the roadside. When they bend down to ask if she's okay, she looks up and the strangers run away screaming, clearly scared witless by what they've seen. A video joke, being called the...
  • Abandoned at a Burger King 27 years ago, woman finally traces her birth mother after popular Facebook campaign March 27, 2014

    A woman abandoned as a newborn 27 years ago in an Allentown, Pennsylvania, fast-food restaurant bathroom has been reunited with her birth mother after a social media blitz, local media reported on Wednesday. Katheryn Deprill, left in the Burger King bathroom only hours after she was born, met her birth mother...
  • Six race horses die of malnutrition, over 40 found abandoned December 7, 2013

    Haryana: In a case of shocking inhumane treatment, 49 thoroughly bred race horses were found abandoned and starving at Gopalpur farm in Haryana. These horses were rescued from a farm in Aligarh last week where they had been abandoned for months and left to starve and die. A case of cruelty...
  • Mumbai vs Otago match abandoned due to heavy rain in Ahmedabad September 23, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Rain played spoilsport in the Champions League Twenty20 matches on Monday with the second game between IPL champions Mumbai Indians and New Zealand side Otago Volts also being abandoned without a ball being bowled. The umpires waited till the toss time of 7:30 pm before taking a decision to abandon...
  • Highveld Lions-Perth Scorchers match called off due to rain September 23, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Rain had the final say as the Champions League Twenty20 match between Perth Scorchers and Highveld Lions was called off after huge puddles on the outfield turned the Sardar Patel Stadium into almost a lake on Monday. The abandonment meant the two teams from Australia and South Africa split two...
  • New born abandoned in waste field, dies September 9, 2013

    A case of infanticide has come to light in Achnara village of Pratapgarh district, after a newborn girl was found dumped in a heap of agricultural waste in a field in Jaipur. The cries of the one-day-old baby attracted the attention of a villager, Sohanlal Meena, who recovered her from the...
  • CNN-IBN impact: Good samaritan helps girl who rescues abandoned dogs May 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Two days after CNN-IBN aired the story of Simmy Malhotra who rescues abandoned dogs, a good samaritan has stepped in to donate Rs 1 lakh to help take care of those dogs. A passionate dog lover quit her well paying job to rescue and care for abandoned dogs...
  • Kerala: Teen girl found abandoned after being 'tortured' February 11, 2013

    Kollam: A 15-year-old girl from Tamil Nadu was found abandoned in an exhausted condition after being allegedly raped by her lover and at least two others at nearby Kottarakkara on Sunday, police said. The man who abducted the girl is absconding, police said. The girl was taken to the government hospital...
  • Thane: New-born baby girl found abandoned January 21, 2013

    Thane: A newly-born girl was found abandoned in the city's Vartak Nagar locality in the early hours on Monday, police said. Some of the people who had come out for a morning walk, found the abandoned baby lying on the ground of a Firing Range around 6.30 am and later informed...
  • TN: New-born baby girl found abandoned in train December 21, 2012

    Madurai: A new-born girl baby was found abandoned in a textile shopper bag in a coach of the Pandiyan Express train at neighbouring Dindigul on Thursday night. Police said a ticket examiner saw the baby wriggling in the bag and crying and gave a complaint to the Railway Police. Police rushed...
  • New-born baby girl found abandoned in Rajasthan December 14, 2012

    Jaipur: A new-born girl child was found abandoned in an isolated area in Jalore district, police said in Jaipur. She was admitted to a government hospital in Sanchore area of the district, where her condition was stated as stable, they said. The infant was found wrapped in a cloth and abandoned few...
  • AP: 2-day-old baby girl found abandoned in drain October 26, 2012

    Guntur: A two-day old baby girl was found abandoned in an open drain on Thursday in Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh. She was found by passers-by and was immediately taken to a government hospital, where she is currently undergoing treatment. Doctors said that she is stable but there have been...
  • J&K: Help pours in for abandoned baby with cleft lip September 21, 2012

    Srinagar: Hours after CNN-IBN broadcast the story of a five-day-old girl, abandoned due to a cleft lip, responses began streaming in with couples calling from Coimbatore and Bangalore to Chandigarh and the Kashmir valley. Voluntary groups have promised to find a new home for her. "We are getting calls and at...
  • J&K: 5-day-old baby girl with cleft lip found abandoned September 20, 2012

    Srinagar: A five-day old baby girl, born with a cleft lip, has been left abandoned by her parents in a Srinagar hospital. No one has come forward to claim the infant, who is now being fed through a tube. She hasn't got her name yet, but those who could have given...
  • NHRC issues notice to Haryana on abandoned baby girls July 12, 2012

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued notice to Haryana government in the wake of a reported spurt in cases of aby girls being abandoned in the state. "The NHRC has issued notice to the Haryana's chief secretary, asking him to submit a report on allegations, as...
  • 'Abandon' promises more than it delivers May 18, 2012

    Long-winded and just never getting to the point, while the book cover promises a fantastic mysterious and intriguing story, the actual narrative doesn't even come close to it. The protagonist - Pierce Oliviera describes how although she tries returning to the life she knew before the accident, she can't help but...
  • New-born baby boy found abandoned in Gurgaon May 12, 2012

    Gurgaon: A baby boy was found abandoned near the main market of this technical hub of Haryana, police said, adding that this was the fourth such case in less than a month. The other three abandoned children were girls. The baby, who seemed only four to five days old was heard...
  • Haryana: 7-day-old girl left abandoned in hospital April 28, 2012

    Rohtak: A newborn baby girl was left abandoned by her parents at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Science (PGIMS) in Rohtak, the third such incident in Haryana this month. The condition of the under-weight baby, who has been suffering from acute liver infection since her birth, is stated to be...
  • UP: Another baby girl found abandoned April 7, 2012

    Hardoi: A newborn baby girl was found abandoned near the railway tracks near Sandila Railway Station in Hardoi, the third such case involving baby girls this week. The girl was found lying near the railway tracks on Thursday morning, RPF sub-inspector S K Singh said. He said the girl was admitted...
  • Mumbai: son takes abandoned 90-yr-old mother home February 28, 2012

    Mumbai: Anger turned to amazement for 90-year-old Savitri Desai when her son Ravi came to Chinchpokli railway station to take her back home yesterday. Although she was apprehensive of going back home out of fear of harassment by the family members, she relented after her son's assurance of proper behaviour....
  • Delhi: Baby Falak's 5-year-old brother found February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Baby Falak's five-year-old brother was found in Uttam Nagar in Delhi on Wednesday. He will be handed over to Munni, who has claimed to be the two-year-old's mother. The boy had been missing for months and a search was launched in Delhi and Bihar after Munni's story came...
  • AK Hangal: Ill and forgotten January 21, 2011

    The veteran actor feels abandoned by the B'wood in times of illness and financial hardships. ...
  • More kids like Chiku abandoned every year January 5, 2011

    New Delhi: On Monday, CNN-IBN brought the story of six-month old Chiku alias Stephen, who suffered a brain hemorrhage during delivery. His parents abandoned him saying it was the hospital's duty to cure him as they were unable to look after him in his present state. Chiku's case is not the...
  • Varanasi blast: Parents of abandoned kid found December 13, 2010

    Varanasi: A toddler who was separated from her parents in the melee that ensued December 7 Varanasi blast has been identified and sent to her parents' residence. The one and a half year old girl was identified by a man named Surendra Kumar Mishra. The girl has been identified as the...
  • Daughters abandoned in Jammu: father arrested October 19, 2010

    Jammu: Police have arrested the father of the three girls who had been abandoned at the railway station. His name is Ram Kumar. He is a rickshaw puller, hailing from Allahabad. The police said he had left his children at the railway station after his wife left him two weeks ago. Three...
  • Girl pulled out of 200-feet deep well after 22 hours June 21, 2009

    Jaipur: A girl, 4, who fell into a 200-feet deep bore-well on Saturday evening, has been rescued and is being given medical treatment, say authorities in Moradi village in Rajasthan's Dausa district. Anju was stuck 50 feet below in a bore-well and was rescued after a 22-hour operation. Authorities dug a...
  • Leopold returning backpacks to customers who fled December 1, 2008

    Mumbai: Resilient Mumbaikars are making an effort to return to their regular routines. But the evidence of the three days and nights of horror from Wednesday last to Saturday, is everywhere. The Cafe Leopold is one of Mumbai's most famous icons. The restaurant is very popular with western tourists and...
  • Man's body found in small boat off Mumbai November 28, 2008

    Mumbai: The body of a man was found in a small boat off the Mumbai coast late Thursday, and media reports said it could be of one of those involved in the terror strikes on the city. The Indian Coast Guard found the body, said an Indian Navy official in Mumbai. "The...