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U.S. federal judge to block Trump's new abortion rule: media, activists 24.4.2019 Reuters: World News
A federal judge in the U.S. state of Oregon will block a move by the Trump administration to cut off federal money to family planning clinics that offer abortion or refer women to abortion providers, activists and media reports said late on Tuesday.
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Bowing to U.S. demands, U.N. waters down resolution on sexual violence in conflict 24.4.2019 Reuters: World News
A U.S. threat to veto U.N. Security Council action on sexual violence in conflict was averted on Tuesday after a long-agreed phrase was removed because President Donald Trump's administration sees it as code for abortion, diplomats said.
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U.N. caves to veto threat by anti-abortion U.S. over rape in war help 24.4.2019 Reuters: Top News
A U.S. threat to veto U.N. Security Council action on sexual violence in conflict was averted on Tuesday after a long-agreed phrase was removed because President Donald Trump's administration sees it as code for abortion, diplomats said.
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Play ‘Khamosh Adalat Jaari Hai’ staged 23.4.2019 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, A play ‘Khamosh Adalat Jaari Hai’ written by Vijay Tendulkar was staged at Shaheed Bhavan on Sunday. The play marked the second day of a theatre festival Samantar Natya Samaroh 2019. The play was performed by Samantar theatre group. The play is directed by Mukesh Sharma. Khamosh! Adalat Jaari Hai is an […]
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Mobile Medical Unit to tour Kamrup villages 22.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
Mobile Medical Unit to tour Kamrup villages
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Annie Ernaux: At 78, one of France’s great writers is finally wowing English language readers 12.4.2019 Scroll.in
Annie Ernaux’s ‘The Years’, translated into English by Alison Strayer, has been shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize 2019.
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"Remarkable Mother Teresa Deemed Hate Speech": US Senator Slams Twitter 12.4.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
A top US Senator has criticised Twitter and Facebook for blocking Mother Teresa's quote on abortion, saying the pattern of censorship by the two social media giants is "really dangerous".
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South Korea court strikes down abortion law in landmark ruling 11.4.2019 Reuters: Top News
South Korea's Constitutional Court on Thursday overturned a ban on abortion that has stood for more than 65 years, saying in a landmark ruling that current law unconstitutionally curbs women's rights.
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More U.S. states push ahead with near-bans on abortion for Supreme court challenge 11.4.2019 Reuters: World News
North Dakota Republican Governor Doug Burgum signed legislation on Wednesday making it a crime for doctors to perform a second-trimester abortion using instruments like forceps and clamps to remove the foetus from the womb.
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In Assamese film ‘Aamis’, an insatiable appetite for love and meat has strange consequences 3.4.2019 Scroll.in
‘Kothanodi’ director Bhaskar Hazrika’s new movie takes the idea of desire in unusual directions.
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Abortion a right few women are aware of, say doctors 1.4.2019 Hindu: Internet
Many mothers, even in urban India, resort to unsafe methods of termination of pregnancy which at times prove fatal, say doctors
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‘Abortion a right few women are aware of’ 1.4.2019 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Many mothers, even in urban India, resort to unsafe methods of termination of pregnancy which at times prove fatal, say doctors
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Georgia Values Life: US State Passes "Heartbeat Bill" To Ban Abortions 31.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The governor of the southern US state of Georgia was expected to sign a bill banning abortion as soon as a heartbeat is detected, after legislators on Friday approved the text which Hollywood...
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Trump's pick for No. 3 Justice Department post withdraws after Republican objects 29.3.2019 Reuters: World News
President Donald Trump's pick to serve as the third-ranking official in the U.S. Justice Department, Jessie Liu, withdrew from consideration on Thursday after at least one Republican lawmaker objected to her past involvement with a women's legal group, a spokeswoman said on ...
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Nandita Das: How did we get to this point where women define themselves by how they look? 28.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
It may seem unimportant in itself but the idea of beauty creates an insidious environment that women face every day and that affects our other struggles.
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U.S. to expand abortion 'gag rule,' won't fund certain groups: Pompeo 26.3.2019 Reuters: World News
The Trump administration on Tuesday expanded its anti-abortion policies, prohibiting U.S.-funded organizations from supporting other groups that support abortion and forbidding the use of U.S. tax dollars to lobby for or against abortion.
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Readers’ comments: ‘Upcoming elections will lay the foundation of the idea of India we want’ 24.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Responses to articles on Scroll.in.
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With "Heartbeat Bill", Mississippi Moves To Ban Abortion After Six Weeks 20.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Lawmakers in the southeastern US state of Mississippi passed a bill on Tuesday banning abortion of pregnancies where a heartbeat is detectable -- from six weeks -- as human rights groups vowed to...
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Vietnamese workers, streaming to Japan, face risks as labour system opens up 19.3.2019 Reuters: World News
When a young Vietnamese woman found out late last year that she was pregnant after arriving in Japan on a "technical trainee" visa, she was given a stark choice: "Have an abortion or go back to Vietnam."
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Colombia FARC fighters who committed rape were shot: party leader 19.3.2019 Reuters: World News
FARC rebels who committed rape during Colombia's more than five decades of conflict were shot as punishment, the group's leader said on Monday, denying sexual abuse by fighters was widespread despite testimonies to the contrary.
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