Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter

Family News

China's two-child policy means more babies named after mum

Bejing - When Wang Rong gave birth to her second son, she reminded her husband of a promise he made even before their wedding: to let her pass on her family name.

Rena Strober talks about new family album, and digital age Special

Singing sensation Rena Strober chatted with Digital Journal's Markos Papadatos about her upcoming family album "Imagine That! The Sesame Street Music of Joe Raposo & Jeff Moss."

Cory Smoot talks 'Teen Wolf,' digital age, family, and success Special

Actor Cory Smoot ("Teen Wolf") chatted with Digital Journal's Markos Papadatos about his career in the entertainment industry while quarantined during the COVID-19 pandemic.

S. Korea's Moon under fire over sex offender's family funeral

Seoul - South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who promised to be a "feminist leader" during his election campaign, was under fire Thursday for sending condolence flowers to the funeral of a convicted sex offender's mother.

The Maxwells: scandal and conspiracy

London - Ghislaine Maxwell comes from a family dominated by her father, Robert, whose mysterious drowning at sea left behind conspiracy theories, financial scandal and a fallen empire.

Women bear the brunt of virus fallout in workplace

London - The reverberating economic shock of the coronavirus crisis has delivered a massive setback for women because so many work in the badly exposed services sector, experts say.

Seoul court names birth father in landmark adoptee ruling

Seoul - A Seoul court on Friday officially recognised a Korean-born adoptee as the daughter of her biological father in a landmark ruling that she described as "momentous".

Son of Mexican ex-president Echeverria kills himself

Cuernavaca - A son of Mexico's former president Luis Echeverria Alvarez, who governed in the 1970s with an iron fist, has killed himself, authorities said Tuesday.

Facial Recognition: Man abducted as child in China reunited with parents after 32 years

Bejing - A Chinese man kidnapped as a toddler 32 years ago has been reunited with his biological parents, after police used facial recognition technology to help track him down.

Close, yet apart: Diary of a family under lockdown

Paris - AFP has followed one extended family through the ups and downs of France's eight-week coronavirus lockdown.As families across the world faced unprecedented upheaval, this family shared its shock, fears, questions, difficulties and discoveries.

Uncertainty looms over Poland presidential election

Warsaw - Voters are still in the dark as to whether Poland's presidential election will go ahead as scheduled on Sunday, amid mounting pressure for a delay due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Angry Wuhan next-of-kin seek answers over virus handling

Wuhan - Zhang took his elderly father to a Wuhan hospital for a surgical procedure in January, just as coronavirus was consuming the central Chinese city. Within days, his father was dead of the contagion.

With school out, minding grandkids risky for Madrid's elderly

Madrid - With Madrid schools shut over coronavirus fears, 74-year-old Ramon Millan will cross the city by metro every day to mind his grandson, despite heightened risks to the elderly posed by the deadly epidemic.

With school out, minding grandkids risky for Madrid's elderly

Madrid - With Madrid schools shut over coronavirus fears, 74-year-old Ramon Millan will cross the city by metro every day to mind his grandson, despite heightened risks to the elderly posed by the deadly epidemic.

Slovaks remember murdered journalist two years on, as election looms

Bratislava - One week ahead of a decisive general election, thousands of Slovaks rallied nationwide on Friday marking two years since the gangland-style murder of a journalist upended politics in the EU country hounded by corruption.

South Korean TV 'reunites' mother with dead daughter in VR show

Seoul - A tearful reunion between a mother and her dead daughter via advanced virtual reality for a South Korean television has become an online hit, triggering fierce debate about voyeurism and exploitation.

Nine members of Hong Kong family feared infected after 'hotpot'

Fpo - Nine members of a Hong Kong family are feared to be infected with the coronavirus after sharing a hotpot meal, officials said Sunday.

Dutch farm dad 'beat bad spirits out of kids'

Den Haag - A Dutchman isolated six of his children in a remote farmhouse from birth and beat them to drive out "bad spirits," prosecutors told a court on Tuesday.Gerrit Jan van D.

Dutch farm dad 'beat bad spirits out of kids'

Den Haag - A Dutchman isolated six of his children in a remote farmhouse from birth and beat them to drive out "bad spirits" from the outside world, prosecutors told a court on Tuesday.Gerrit Jan van D.

Viral video reunites Bangladeshi with family after 48 years

Dhaka - An ailing Bangladeshi who went missing almost half a century ago has been reunited with his family after a video appeal on Facebook seeking help for his treatment went viral.

Japan minister becomes first to announce paternity leave

Apo - Japan's environment minister said Wednesday he would take two weeks of paternity leave, the first time a cabinet minister has publicly committed to such a move in the country.

Cameron Mathison talks 'Home and Family,' health, family and fans Special

Emmy-nominated actor and TV host Cameron Mathison chatted with Digital Journal. He opened up about his renal cancer surgery, as well as his family, daily motivations and extended his appreciation and love for his fans.

'Babies-for-sale' scheme shocks Armenia

Yerevan - Syuzan Patvakanyan has been searching for her daughter ever since doctors in post-Soviet Armenia forced her to give her up as a baby nearly two decades ago.

Single Chinese woman sues over egg freezing

Bejing - A single woman in China has gone to court challenging rules that forbid unmarried women from freezing their eggs in the first case of its kind in the country.

WhatsApp wars over India protests divide families

New Delhi - With their parents bombarding them on WhatsApp with misinformation and even abuse over their stand on India's new citizenship law, young women are hiding their identities on social media to voice outrage and find alternative families.

10 killed from Afghan family heading to funeral: officials

Khost - Ten members of the same family were killed Tuesday when their car detonated a roadside bomb as they were travelling to a funeral in eastern Afghanistan, officials said.

Til death do I stay single: South Korea's #NoMarriage women

Seoul - "I'm a straight woman who is no longer interested in having relationships with men."Bonnie Lee doesn't care about finding a boyfriend or a fairytale wedding, and will decide her own happily-ever-after.And she is not alone.

China's single women seek sperm donors overseas

Bejing - Looking at page after page of childhood photos, Xiaogunzhu was drawn to an image of a French-Irish boy with smiling dark blue eyes.

X-rays of broken bones lay bare domestic violence in Italy

Milan - The X-rays speak louder than words. Especially since the women whose shattered bones are visible in the sterile black and white images rarely speak out.

Mothers of Russian prisoners demand justice from Putin

Moscow - Mothers of Russian prisoners denounced the prosecution of protesters as a "travesty of justice" as they gathered outside the offices of the presidential administration on Tuesday.
  1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 20 Next»

Set up a news alert for

Family


Family Image

The Duplantis family
The Duplantis family
Greg Duplantis
Leaked image of the Galaxy S6 family sent to CNET Korea in February 2015
Leaked image of the Galaxy S6 family sent to CNET Korea in February 2015
CNET
Screenshot of video of family affected by hurricane sand won lottery.
Screenshot of video of family affected by hurricane sand won lottery.
Jen Lilley with her family
Jen Lilley with her family
Photo Courtesy of Jen Lilley
The Recchi Family (Tilda Swinton in red) in  I Am Love
The Recchi Family (Tilda Swinton in red) in 'I Am Love'
Magnolia
Untitled
Michael Tompkin
A family of ducks at  La Luz  lagoon  Valparaíso  Chile.
A family of ducks at "La Luz" lagoon, Valparaíso, Chile.
Untitled
Magnet/Magnolia
This picture was taken in 2009 after Erwin completed 6 rounds of chemo therapy.
This picture was taken in 2009 after Erwin completed 6 rounds of chemo therapy.
Untitled
Sunderland Maple Syrup Festival
Untitled
Sunderland Maple Syrup Festival
A happy family at the CNE for baby s first visit to the The EX.
A happy family at the CNE for baby's first visit to the The EX.
Family picture taken outside of new home created from shipping cases.
Family picture taken outside of new home created from shipping cases.
A bunch of photos by Chris Mihailoff of various things that interest him and that he finds to be rea...
A bunch of photos by Chris Mihailoff of various things that interest him and that he finds to be really cool and awesome about him and his city.
Howie D and family
Howie D and family
Nicole Hensley
Chris and Jenny McCuiston and family at the Goldfish Swim School
Chris and Jenny McCuiston and family at the Goldfish Swim School
Goldfish Swim School
Parents and child pause for a  family moment.
Parents and child pause for a "family moment."
Arkansas ShutterBug via / Flickr
Sgt. Ryan Russell and his family
Sgt. Ryan Russell and his family
Toronto Police handout
A family enjoying some sledding fun Colchester  UK
A family enjoying some sledding fun Colchester, UK
HHA124L
A British family of 3 were shot dead in what may be a murder  suicide in Torrenueva de Mijas  Southe...
A British family of 3 were shot dead in what may be a murder, suicide in Torrenueva de Mijas, Southern Spain.
Video screengrab

Latest News
Top News