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Mamata govt launches campaign against female infanticide

Feb 28, 2014

Mamata govt launches campaign against female infanticide

To tackle gender imbalance in the state, the West Bengal government has launched a campaign against female infanticide, which includes organising awareness programmes and monitoring ultrasonography clinics, an official said on Friday. #West Bengal government #Mamata Banerjee #female foeticide #NewsTracker #Female infanticide
West Bengal: Mother of newborn girl arrested for killing her

Sep 08, 2013

West Bengal: Mother of newborn girl arrested for killing her

Four people, including two women, were arrested on Sunday for killing a newborn baby girl in West Bengal's Howrah district, police said. #West Bengal government #NewsTracker #West Bengal #Crime #Female infanticide
Baby Shireen joins list of India's battered baby girls

Jun 05, 2012

Baby Shireen joins list of India's battered baby girls

Barely a month after the death of baby Afreen, who died after her father dislocated her neck and burnt her with cigarette butts, news of another battered baby girl has come to light. #ThatsJustWrong #Domestic violence #Baby Falak #Child Abuse #Baby Afreen #Infanticide #Baby Shireen
Aamir Khan to discuss female foeticide with Gehlot

May 08, 2012

Aamir Khan to discuss female foeticide with Gehlot

Aamir Khan said in his show that he would appeal to the Rajasthan chief minister to get the cases against the doctors clubbed together and tried in a fast track court and appealed to viewers to support his signature campaign. #Aamir Khan #Rajasthan #BuzzPatrol #Ashok Gehlot #Female feoticide #Satyamev Jayate #Infanticide
A crying shame: The battered baby girl syndrome

Apr 11, 2012

A crying shame: The battered baby girl syndrome

The death of baby Afreen is undoubtedly tragic. But the greater tragedy is that such cases are hardly rare in a society that routinely looks the other way while children are beaten, starved, and suffocated merely because they are girls. #Social Issues #ThatsJustWrong #Domestic violence #Baby Afreen #Infanticide

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A crying shame: The battered baby girl syndrome

Jul 01, 2014

Christians Call Out Hobby Lobby For Hypocrisy

The arts and crafts retailer Hobby Lobby proudly touts itself as a Christian company that puts people over profits. However, some staunch Christians say there's a gaping hole in that claim -- namely, China. Products bearing "Made in China" labels are... #China #Supreme Court of the United States #Washington Post Company #Financial Times #Hobby Lobby #David Green (Hobby Lobby)