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Jan 16, 2017
SC allows abortion of 24-week foetus, but why should women go to court in the first place?The Supreme Court on Monday permitted a woman in Mumbai to abort her 24 week foetus on the grounds that continuing with the pregnancy could endanger the life of the woman. Abortion is legal in India, but it's not at will, it's only permissible if it would involve a risk to the health of the pregnant woman.
Jan 16, 2017
SC allows woman in 24th week of pregnancy to undergo abortion due to medical reasonsThe Supreme Court allowed a woman in her 24th week of pregnancy to undergo abortion after a medical report found that the foetus was without a skull.
Jan 14, 2017
Scientists identify biomarker that may predict depression in pregnant womenScientists have identified a blood biomarker that can predict women who are likely to suffer from depression during pregnancy, or give birth to low-weight babies.
Dec 23, 2016
Snapchatters from across the world save a 20-year-old pregnant Delhi girl from committing suicideSocial media communities prevented the suicide of a 20-year-old pregnant girl from Delhi. Through a Snapchat post, she expressed her intention to kill herself to guard the family’s reputation.
Dec 21, 2016
Syria: Japan faces ire for implying pregnant refugess are not welcomeA Japanese programme aimed at accepting a small number of refugees from war-torn Syria is under fire for implying that pregnant women are not welcome
Nov 16, 2016
Why some women can't conceive? Researchers find new reasonsResearchers have found that endometriosis — a chronic condition affecting around 10 per cent of women — may be the reason behind their difficulty in getting pregnant
Nov 16, 2016
Planning pregnancy? You might not want to have a baby in winterWomen who conceive babies in winter are more likely to develop gestational diabetes during pregnancy, increasing a range of risk factors for both the child and mother, researchers have found
Oct 21, 2016
Hillary Clinton’s views on the right of women to an abortion find resonance in IndiaIn her third and final debate with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton has come out strongly in favour of women having the right to have abortions
Sep 14, 2016
Kareena Kapoor Khan finds questions that ask her unborn child's gender intrusiveActress Kareena Kapoor, who came to extend her support for the Global Citizen movement in India on Monday evening, says as she is a girl child she would also love to have a girl.
Aug 28, 2016
Surrogacy Bill 2016 imposes unjust bans and does not focus on the real issuesInstead of understanding the issues related to IVF and surrogacy, the Surrogacy Bill seeks to impose bans which will kill fertility treatment.