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Health minister outlines plan to end child, maternal deaths by 2035

Jun 26, 2014

Health minister outlines plan to end child, maternal deaths by 2035

For ending child and maternal deaths by 2035, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has outlined six key actions to accelerate achieving this goal. #India #NewsTracker #Health #USAid #Washington #Child mortality #Harsh Vardhan #Union Health Minister #maternal mortality #Six-point plan #Girl Child Education #Acting on the Call
Prez Pranab assures zero tolerance for violence against woman

Jun 09, 2014

Prez Pranab assures zero tolerance for violence against woman

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said the government will have a policy of "zero tolerance" for violence against women, and was committed to providing 33 percent reservation to women in parliament and state legislatures. #Pranab Mukherjee #NewsTracker #NHRC #Ban Ki-moon #Rape #National Human Rights Commission #Crimes against women #President Pranab Mukherjee #Badaun rape #voilence against women #Swachh Bharat Mission #33% reservation for women #reservation in Parliament #UN Secretary General Ban ki-Moon #Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao #Save Girl child
Stereotyping gender roles: Gujarat textbooks and what they teach

Feb 25, 2014

Stereotyping gender roles: Gujarat textbooks and what they teach

Gujarat Board Textbooks replete with errors also show gender bias in textbook with images and text promoting stereotypical gender roles. #Gujarat #Narendra Modi #Thats Just Wrong #Girl child #Textbooks #Gender bias
UK's Asian communities actively aborting girl child: report

Jan 15, 2014

UK's Asian communities actively aborting girl child: report

Mothers born in Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan have been singled out as most likely to opt for gender-based abortions, while those born in India and Nepal may also be guilty, the report claimed. #NewsTracker #UK #Girl child #Abortion #Asians
Pune horror: Woman sells daughter to rapist for Rs 1 lakh

Oct 02, 2013

Pune horror: Woman sells daughter to rapist for Rs 1 lakh

In a shocking case of child abuse, a 12-year-old girl was sold to a man by her mother for Rs 1 lakh. The man had allegedly raped the girl before she was sold off. #India #NewsTracker #Rape #Maharashtra #Pune #Girl child #States #Child Abuse #Crimes against women

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Pune horror: Woman sells daughter to rapist for Rs 1 lakh

Jul 10, 2014

Funeral held for firefighter who died in Brooklyn fire

The two little girls wore FDNY helmets over their blond locks, with their widowed mom weeping as she wrapped each child in a heartbreaking hug...
Pune horror: Woman sells daughter to rapist for Rs 1 lakh

Jul 09, 2014

Robert Downey Jr.'s Wife Susan Pregnant With Baby Girl, Couple's Second Child

It'll be a girl! Robert Downey Jr. revealed via Twitter on July 9 that he and wife Susan are expecti[......
Pune horror: Woman sells daughter to rapist for Rs 1 lakh

Jul 10, 2014

Jimmy Kimmel's Wife Molly McNearney Gives Birth to Baby Girl

It's a girl! Jimmy Kimmel's wife, Molly McNearney, gave birth to the couple's first child together, [......
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