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May 13, 2019
Madhya Pradesh's maternal mortality rate higher than rest of India: Amendment of laws needed to give women access to safe abortionEven though abortion is legal in India since 1971, ten women in the country die every day due to unsafe abortions performed by quacks and untrained 'doctors'.
Sep 28, 2018
India's abortion laws fail to consider public health challenges, push women towards unsafe medical practitionersIndia has a broadly liberal law that allows abortion services to save lives of women, preserve physical and mental health. Yet, the recent Guttmacher study (2017) shows that around 56 percent of abortions in India are conducted illegally.
Aug 07, 2018
9 percent of all abortions are following sex selection in India, says IDF, asks India to focus on women's healthVinoj Manning, 55, executive director of Ipas Development Foundation (IDF), India, an advocacy group dedicated to preventing and managing unwanted pregnancies, tells IndiaSpend in this interview that no more than 9 percent of all abortions are for sex selection.
Dec 20, 2017
Delhi HC asks underage pregnant girl to be 'unambiguous' on her stand on abortionThe Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked a 15-year-old pregnant girl to "unambiguously" state whether she consents to terminate her foetus as she has changed her stand on the matter several times.
Sep 07, 2017
Supreme Court allows 13-yr-old Mumbai rape survivor to abort her 32-week-old pregnancyThe Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed a 13-year-old alleged rape survivor to terminate her 32-week-old pregnancy after taking note of a medical report.
Aug 28, 2017
Supreme Court sets up medical board to examine rape survivor seeking permission for abortionThe Supreme Court on Monday set up a medical board to examine the condition of a 13-year-old rape survivor who is seeking permission to abort her 30-week-old foetus.
Feb 28, 2017
SC rejects pregnant woman's plea to terminate foetus afflicted with Down syndromeRelying on a medical board's report, the Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a woman's plea seeking termination of her foetus fearing genetic disorder.
Jul 29, 2015
SC asks medical team to decide if 14-year old rape survivor can undergo abortion: All you need to knowSC directed the setting up of a team of three gynaecologists and a clinical psychologist to examine whether a 24-week pregnant 14-year-old rape victim can undergo risk-free abortion.