Female Foeticide


'Female Foeticide' - 88 News Result(s)

  • National Girl Child Day: Leaders Share Important Messages

    National Girl Child Day: Leaders Share Important Messages

    National Girl Child Day is observed every year on January 24 to celebrate the accomplishments of the girl children and bring to focus the issues of skewed sex ratio, female foeticide, child marriage, unequal treatment and gender disparities in India.

  • Slowly But Surely, Rajasthan Winning Fight Against Female Foeticide

    Slowly But Surely, Rajasthan Winning Fight Against Female Foeticide

    A couple who ran a sex-determination ‘clinic’ in Punjab thought they were about to seal a good deal, until they realised they have walked into a trap. A team of Rajasthan anti-sex determination officials caught the couple while they were taking money from a ‘customer’, who the sleuths had sent as a decoy seeking to know the gender of her un...

  • Gurgaon Announces Rs 1 Lakh Reward For Providing Information On Female Infanticide

    Gurgaon Announces Rs 1 Lakh Reward For Providing Information On Female Infanticide

    Gurgaon: While the child sex ratio in Gurgaon has bettered in the past few years, it is still lagging far behind other districts in Haryana. The administration, serious about improving it further, has launched a special drive to check pre-natal sex determination and female infanticide. A reward of Rs 1 lakh has been announced by the Gurgaon adminis...

  • Now, Informers Will Help Curb Female Foeticide In Uttar Pradesh

    Now, Informers Will Help Curb Female Foeticide In Uttar Pradesh

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has started a scheme under which informers would alert the state authorities about attempts and incidents of female foeticide. At an event, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed concern over the declining sex ratio in the state and launched the ‘Mukhbir Yojana’ (Informer Scheme) aimed at arresting cases ...

  • President Pranab Mukherjee Launches 'Selfie With Daughter' App

    President Pranab Mukherjee Launches 'Selfie With Daughter' App

    President Pranab Mukherjee today launched 'Selfie with Daughter', a mobile application aimed at raising awareness about female foeticide and sex selection.

  • TV Show Tackles Gender Issues In India, Becomes One Of The World’s Most Watched

    TV Show Tackles Gender Issues In India, Becomes One Of The World’s Most Watched

    New Delhi: A TV show that is shattering social taboos – from domestic violence and acid attacks to menstruation and child marriage – has become one of the most watched series in the world, attracting over 400 million viewers, the producer said. Scripted to challenge deep-rooted patriarchal attitudes and gender discrimination, “Main Kuch Bhi K...

  • Four Booked For Allegedly Conducting Sex Determination Test At Delhi Clinic

    Four Booked For Allegedly Conducting Sex Determination Test At Delhi Clinic

    A radiologist and three others have been booked for allegedly conducting sex-determination tests at her clinic in south Delhi's Jangpura, police said. Delhi Police officials said they received information from officials in Haryana's Sonepat district about the clinic's staff conducting sex determination ultrasounds.

  • Hoping To Get Rs 2 Lakh, Women Rush To Submit Fake 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' Forms

    Hoping To Get Rs 2 Lakh, Women Rush To Submit Fake 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' Forms

    Police had to be called in to maintain law and order after fake government forms promising cash benefits in "Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao" or BBBP scheme surfaced in Nadia district, despite the government ordering a CBI investigation into such complaints last month.

  • 14 Foetuses Found In Jharkhand's Deoghar

    14 Foetuses Found In Jharkhand's Deoghar

    At least 14 human foetuses were found in Jharkhand's Deoghar district, police said today.

  • Tackle Infant Mortality Rate, Female Foeticide: Yogi Adityanath To UP Officials

    Tackle Infant Mortality Rate, Female Foeticide: Yogi Adityanath To UP Officials

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has asked state officials to prepare an action plan to reduce the infant, child and maternal mortality rate in the state. He also stressed on taking steps to check female foeticide.

  • Sex Ratio In Haryana Touches 950 Mark For First Time: Manohar Lal Khattar

    Sex Ratio In Haryana Touches 950 Mark For First Time: Manohar Lal Khattar

    Chandigarh: Haryana has been infamous for having worst sex ratio in India. However, the state has shown a great improvement recently. For the first time in the history of the state, Haryana has touched the 950 mark for the sex ratio at birth, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said. Sincere efforts towards the ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ campaign...

  • 6-Hour-Old Girl, Buried Alive, With Umbilical Cord Intact, Is Recovering

    6-Hour-Old Girl, Buried Alive, With Umbilical Cord Intact, Is Recovering

    A baby — believed to no more than six hours old – was rescued after she had been left to die in a shallow sand pit in a field in Odisha, when a passer-by spotted her feet poking through the ground on Saturday. The baby, found in the Jajpur district, was rushed to hospital where she is under observation, officials said. “She is doing fine and ...

  • 19 Female Foetuses, Wrapped In Plastic Bags, Found In Sewer In Maharashtra

    19 Female Foetuses, Wrapped In Plastic Bags, Found In Sewer In Maharashtra

    The Maharashtra police have found 19 aborted female foetuses wrapped in blue plastic bags and buried near a sewer in a village in the state's Sangli district, in what they called a "feoticide racket" run by a homeopathy doctor who is on the run.

  • Meet A Pune Doctor Who Comes To The Rescue Of Girl Children, Acid Attack Survivors

    Meet A Pune Doctor Who Comes To The Rescue Of Girl Children, Acid Attack Survivors

    Pune: Five years ago, Pune gynaecologist Dr Ganesh Rakh took a special initiative in his 5-bed hospital. He launched a scheme that waived off medical bills on the birth of a girl child. Little did he know that this small initiative by him will turn into a national campaign on saving the girl child. “We started on a modest scale on January 3, 201...

  • PM Modi Joins Triple Talaq Debate, Says Can't Allow Lives Of Muslim Women To Be Ruined

    PM Modi Joins Triple Talaq Debate, Says Can't Allow Lives Of Muslim Women To Be Ruined

    Joining the debate on triple talaq, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today opposed the practice among Muslims and in the same breath he condemned the prevalence of female foeticide in Hindu society.

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