Latest News on Circumcision
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Jun 24, 2017
Indian-origin doctor Balvinder Mehat arrested over circumcising baby without consent in LondonDr Balvinder Mehat is accused of carrying out a non-therapeutic circumcision or a procedure for religious rather than medical reasons on the three-month old baby.
May 25, 2017
Centre must outlaw female genital mutilation, take proactive steps to end 'cruel' practice in IndiaThe Indian government must pay heed to the petition on Supreme Court and take steps to ban female genital mutilation (female khatna) as it is unconstitutional and an egregious violation of human rights
Sep 18, 2016
Bohra Muslims are more vocal now, about ending FGC or 'khatna'. Will things change?As more voices join the campaign to end FGM (female genital cutting) or 'khatna' among the Dawoodi Bohra community in India, will the misogynistic practice finally end?
Feb 18, 2015
Why a US-based non-profit wants to help regenerate 'foreskins' for menA US and Italy-based non-profit called Foregen, which has been founded by an Italian national Vincenzo Aiello is hoping to help develop a technology that could help regenerate male foreskins.
Aug 11, 2014
Kenyan men fleeing their homes to avoid forced traditional circumcisionsKenyan men are running away from their homes to avoid forced traditional circumcisions.
Aug 27, 2012
Circumcision benefits outweigh risks: US pediatriciansThe United States' most influential pediatricians group says the health benefits of circumcision in newborn boys outweigh any risks and insurance companies should pay for it.
Jul 17, 2012
'Circumcision ban makes Germany laughing stock'Chancellor Angela Merkel has warned that Germany could become a laughing stock if it fails to overturn a district court ban on circumcision that has enraged Jews and Muslims.