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This article is almost six years old.

... world? Sex-selective abortions are still commonplace in India. AZ Adam under a ... What needs to happen to bring the sex ratio at birth in India down to normal? Rita Banerji : The most important thing ... and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques Act, 1994 law in India is blatantly violated. It’s as good as having no ...

This article is more than five years old.

This article is almost five years old.

... at a demonstration demanding justice for a rape victim in India. Ramesh Lalwani under a ... Commons Licence India is outraged, livid, seething with anger. The BBC film, ‘India's Daughter’ has stirred up the country even more than ...
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This article is almost seven years old.

Right now my thoughts go to India, that enigmatic country of colours and bright hues, of ... of bygone times and modern influences. I have been to India twice and from both trips, I came home with nothing but ... memories. Right now, however, I cannot remember much of India’s beauty. It is hard to believe that India, as I ...

This article is more than five years old.

... has apparently caused some concern in Australia. In India, where life is cheap, one more baby born, abandoned or ... the unwanted twin. The Australian High Commission in India confirmed the veracity of the reports, but pleaded ... inadequate laws to protect surrogate mothers and babies in India are using the incident to renew demands to get some ...

This article is almost four years old.

Governor of the Reserve Bank of India Raghuram Rajan. Financial Times under a ... with probably the worst current human rights record in India. Here, adivasis , India’s indigenous people, are being massacred as ...

This article is almost four years old.

... Commons Licence Good news, says a section of the Times of India . Good news indeed. A 1,000-year-old Kerala mosque has ... vote-banks. The mullahs, predictably, are livid. All India Muslim Personal Law Board’s Kamal Farooqi objects: ... that needs asking is why Arab men are allowed to come to India, marry teenage Muslim girls for a short while (and a ...
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This article is more than seven years old.

... in Haryana, near Punjab. That’s not really news, here in India. Rape, today, is India’s fastest-growing crime. Between 1971 and 2006, the ...
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This article is almost 11 years old.

A playful Valentine’s Day action campaign in India is highlighting how publicity stunts can boomerang. On ... than any grand cultural statement. Renuka Chowdhury, India’s feisty Minister of State for Women and Child ...

This article is more than five years old.

... hot on the heels of a news report I read in The Times of India about a young girl, Sumitra*, who was raped by her ... so fiercely – but in fact, the girl was raised outside India. On 1 July while in Bihar, Sumitra fell ill. Her ...
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This article is almost eight years old.

... ago, but last week. It’s the kind of fact that we in India are inured to. It doesn’t have shock value for the ... Indeed, the figures are even more horrifying considering India claims to have moved out of the feudal ages and into ...

This article is more than four years old.

... two men raped her brutally. Rape is now so commonplace in India that this story, nasty as it is, is not the stuff of ... women are raped, tortured and murdered with impunity in India. The main problem is that although we have powerful ...

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