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Jan 21, 2017
Rajasthan is cracking down on illegal sex determination tests: Can other states follow suit?The Rajasthan Government’s PCPNDT Cell, under the direction of Naveen Jain, is cracking down on illegal sex determination tests in the state. Can the model be replicated in other states too?
Jan 04, 2017
Watch: Anurag Kashyap's daughter Aaliyah 'debuts' with documentary on education for girlsAcclaimed filmmaker Anurag Kashyap's daughter Aaliyah Kashyap has made her first documentary film on education of girls as part of a school project
Oct 23, 2016
India's disappearing daughters: Child sex ratios continue to plummet all over the countryStudies now indicate that hitherto relatively unaffected Indian states now have also got plunging child sex ratios.
May 27, 2016
Modi @ 2: Bachchan to host segment on girl child campaign at Saturday eventThe government is organising the event—Zara Muskura Do—which will have several performances and programmes highlighting its "achievements".
Apr 14, 2016
Bhatts, Shettys, Akhtars: Famous father-daughter pairs pose for portraits, for a causeHundred of India’s most famous father-daughter pairs have posed for portraits to support the NGO Khushii and the ‘Beti Bachao’ campaign
Feb 02, 2016
Maneka's prenatal test remark draws sharp criticism from DCW's Swati MaliwalThe women and child development ministry on Tuesday clarified that there was no formal proposal for prenatal sex determination and the idea is at the discussion stage.
Sep 22, 2015
How brides from Kerala are transforming society in dusty towns of HaryanaThere aren’t enough women in Haryana for men of age to marry. So matchmakers have been setting up marriages with brides from other parts of the country.
Sep 19, 2015
How come there are no girls? Pregnant women in India want to knowThe issue of sex-selective abortion is a huge and complex problem in parts of India. It’s led to gender imbalances in some Indian states that have reached “emergency proportions,” according to the United Nations.
Jul 03, 2015
One son,14 daughters and counting but this Gujarat farmer wants another boyIn Jharibujhi village in Gujarat's Dahod district, a farmer and his wife have had 14 daughters-- all for the quest of a son.
Jun 09, 2015
Mary Kom will feature as female superhero in an animated TV seriesOlympic-winning boxer Mary Kom will be seen in an animated avatar on India's first girl superhero series, titled Mary Kom Jr.