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Aug 02, 2017
Modi govt may preach Beti Bachao but sex ratio is still skewed in big cities and only getting worseContrary to popular perception that the deeply rooted prejudice against girls, reflected in the country’s sex ratio, is mostly in rural areas, some of the largest cities in India — including Delhi and Mumbai — had imbalanced sex ratios in 2011, according to an analysis of government data.
Jun 08, 2016
Deoband calls female foeticide 'un-Islamic', issues fatwaDarul Uloom of Deoband, the largest seminary in India, has issued a fatwa (edict) against female foeticide, calling the act unlawful and against Islam.
Jul 20, 2014
Haryana’s crisis: Bridegrooms all decked up, but no one to marryThe state with the dubious distinction of the worst sex ratio in the country is now facing a crisis finding matches for its `gabru jawans’ (boys of marriageable age), who have no choice but to look for brides outside the state.
May 08, 2012
Aamir Khan to discuss female foeticide with GehlotAamir 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.
Oct 19, 2011
State to rename over 200 "unwanted" girl children of SataraOver 200 girls from Maharashtra's Satara district will be purged of their derogatory name - meaning "unwanted" - in a public festive ceremony later this week.