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Category: Health-Indicators :: Infanticide
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Woman dies after illegal abortion 19.2.2018 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
Woman dies afterillegal abortion Illegal abortion claimed the life of a 35-year-old woman in Kalambur police station limits in Tiruvannamalai on Sunday. The police have arrested a quack for performin...
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Sex ratio at birth dips in 17 large states, Gujarat tops list 17.2.2018 Hindu: Home
Gujarat recorded an alarming dip of 53 points followed by Haryana’s 35-point dip
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Sex ratio at birth declines in 17 of 21 large states, Gujarat records 53-point fall, reveals Niti Aayog report 17.2.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
The sex ratio at birth (SRB) saw a decline in 17 out of 21 large states of the country, with Gujarat recording an alarming dip of 53 points, a report released by the Niti Aayog stated and stressed on the need to check sex-selective abortion
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Sex ratio at birth dips in 17 of 21 states, Guj records 53-pt fall: NITI 17.2.2018 News
According to the report, improvement in SRB was witnessed in Punjab, which registered a rise of 19 points, followed by Uttar Pradesh (10 points) and Bihar (9 points)
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Sex Ratio at Birth Dips in 17 Out of 21 States, Gujarat Records Fall of 53 Points 17.2.2018 The Wire

Haryana, too, registered a drop of 35 points, followed by Rajasthan which saw a drop of 32 points, says a report released by NITI Aayog.

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17 large states register dip in sex ratio at birth, Gujarat records biggest fall 17.2.2018 Zee News : States
The sex ratio at birth (SRB) saw a decline in 17 out of 21 large states of the country, with Gujarat recording an alarming dip of 53 points, a report released by the Niti Aayog stated and stressed on the need to check sex-selective abortion.
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Sex Ratio at Birth Dips in 17 of 21 Large States, Gujarat Records 53 Points Fall 17.2.2018 Top India News- News18.com
According to the report, among the 17 states which recorded substantial drop of 10 points or more, in Gujarat the SRB fell to 854 females from 907 females per 1,000 males born registering a drop of 53 points from 2012-14 (base year) to 2013-15 (reference year) in this indicator.
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Sex ratio at birth dips in 17 of 21 large states, Guj records 53 points fall 17.2.2018 deccanherald.com
The sex ratio at birth (SRB) saw a decline in 17 out of 21 large states of the country, with Gujarat recording an alarming dip of 53 points, a report released by the Niti Aayog stated and stressed on the need to check sex-selective abortion. According to the report, among the 17 states which recorded substantial drop of 10 points or more, in Gujarat the SRB fell to 854 females from 907 females per 1,000 males born registering a drop of 53 points from 2012-14 (base year) to 2013-15 (reference year) in this indicator. Gujarat is followed by Haryana, which registered a drop of 35 points, Rajasthan (32 points), Uttarakhand (27 points), Maharashtra (18 points), Himachal Pradesh (14 points), Chhattisgarh (drop of 12 points), and Karnataka (11 points), the Healthy States, Progressive India report states. "There is a clear need for states to effectively implement the Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act, 1994 and take appropriate measures to promote the value of the girl child," the ...
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Sex ratio at birth dips in 17 of 21 large States, Gujarat records 53 points fall 17.2.2018 Hindu: News
Gujarat is followed by Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra, Himachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Karnataka
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Sex ratio at birth dips in 17 of 21 large states, Guj records 53 points fall 17.2.2018 General News
The sex ratio at birth (SRB) saw a decline in 17 out of 21 large states of the country, with Gujarat recording an alarming dip of 53 points, a report released by the Niti Aayog stated and stressed on the need to check sex-selective abortion. According to the report, among the 17 states which recorded substantial drop of 10 points or more, in Gujarat the SRB fell to 854 females from 907 females per 1,000 males born registering a drop of 53 points from 2012-14 (base year) to 2013-15 (reference year) in this indicator. Gujarat is followed by Haryana, which registered a drop of 35 points, Rajasthan (32 points), Uttarakhand (27 points), Maharashtra (18 points), Himachal Pradesh (14 points), Chhattisgarh (drop of 12 points), and Karnataka (11 points), the 'Healthy States, Progressive India' report states. "There is a clear need for states to effectively implement the Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act, 1994 and take appropriate measures to promote the value of ..
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People are interested in matters other than real issues of society: Kher 16.2.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal Famous Bollywood singer Kailash Kher captivated the audience with his performance at... more »
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Mexican kingpin El Chapo complains of prison conditions 16.2.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Mexican kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman in a letter to a judge here, complained about strict security limits on communication with his family and his prison conditions.
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US politician faces backlash over assault rifle raffle prize 16.2.2018 General News
A US congressional candidate in the Midwestern state of Kansas held firm today to plans to give away the same type of weapon used in the Florida school shooting as a campaign raffle prize. Republican Tyler Tannahill's campaign promised to hand out a semi-automatic AR-15 rifle in the free raffle, organised prior to yesterday's shooting. Tannahill is running as a gun rights-supporting abortion foe in a Republican-leaning congressional district. "Obviously, my wife and myself -- our hearts are very heavy for those individuals," affected by the Florida high school shooting, Tannahill told AFP. But he added, "We can't punish legal, responsible gun ownership for individuals who break the law." More than 400 people had already entered the raffle, said the former Marine who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. "(The AR-15) is one of the most popular rifles in America," he said. Tannahill's campaign effort generated negative backlash on social media, with some questioning its timing in the ...
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El Salvador releases woman jailed over abortion 16.2.2018 General News
A Salvadoran woman serving a 30-year jail sentence for having an abortion was released from prison today on the orders of the Supreme Court, her lawyer said. Wearing a white T-shirt, Teodora Vasquez was greeted by her family and members of organizations who fought her case in the courts as she left a Womens Rehabilitation Center outside San Salvador. Among those lining up to embrace her were her parents and 14-year-old son. "I am happy. I have lost many years of my life, but I am happy to start a new life," Vasquez told reporters. She added that, after getting her high school certificate and completing other courses behind bars, she wanted to go to university. But her goal now, she said with tears in her eyes, is "to work for, to fight for other women who have been unjustly convicted in cases like mine." Rights groups celebrated her release. "She is free. Teodora is free, happy to recover her freedom after going through a whole ordeal, and she has already reunited with her family and .
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CPM leader among seven arrested for kicking pregnant woman in stomach 15.2.2018 General News
A Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM) leader and six others were arrested on Thursday for allegedly kicking a pregnant woman in the stomach.The incident took place in Kerala's Kodenchery town in Kozhikode district, which forced the victim to undergo abortion after she lost her child.What started out as a dispute over compound borders, the woman said her family began receiving threats from the other party in the dispute."I complained at the police station and police said to them to not create problems. Mediator Saithalavi came to our house after 9:00 p.m. and we told we are not interested to talk. He called other people and nearly eight people came into our house and attacked my husband and my child," she told ANI, and added that along with her family members, she too was beaten by the attackers.The woman also said that when she tried calling the police, they refused to come, citing they do not have vehicle.Following the attack, she filed a complaint at two police stations and was
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Pregnant Kerala woman kicked in stomach over land dispute loses baby; 6 CPM workers held 15.2.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
A four months pregnant woman was allegedly assaulted by six people, including a CPM functionary, over a land dispute following which she had to undergo an abortion in Kozhikode, police said on Thursday.
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CPM functionary among 6 held for kicking pregnant woman in Kerala 15.2.2018 deccanherald.com
A four months pregnant woman was reportedly assaulted by six people, including a CPM functionary, over a land dispute following which she had to undergo an abortion here, police said on Thursday. The six people were arrested for assaulting Josna Sibi, 28, at a village in the district on January 28, they said. A scuffle had broken out between her husband and neighbours over a boundary dispute during which Thambi, a CPM branch secretary of Velamcode, kicked Sibi on her stomach, the police said. A profusely bleeding Sibi was rushed to the Kozhikode Medical College Hospital where she had to undergo an abortion, they added. A complaint was lodged by her in this connection on February 2. While one person was arrested on February 8, the others were apprehended today following an investigation. The accused were arrested on charges of unlawful assembly, rioting, voluntarily causing hurt, criminal trespass and wrongful ...
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CPI(M) functionary among 6 held for kicking pregnant woman in Kerala 15.2.2018 General News
A four months pregnant woman was allegedly assaulted by six people, including a CPI(M) functionary, over a land dispute following which she had to undergo an abortion here, police said today. The six people were arrested for assaulting Josna Sibi, 28, at a village in the district on January 28, they said. A scuffle had broken out between her husband and neighbours over a boundary dispute during which Thambi, a CPI(M) branch secretary of Velamcode, kicked Sibi on her stomach, police said. A profusely bleeding Sibi was rushed to the Kozhikode Medical College Hospital where she had to undergo an abortion, they added. A complaint was lodged by her in this connection on February 2. While one person was arrested on February 8, the others were apprehended today following an investigation. The accused were arrested on charges of unlawful assembly, rioting, voluntarily causing hurt, criminal trespass and wrongful restraint.
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Pregnant Woman Loses Baby After Being 'Kicked by CPM Activists' 15.2.2018 Top India News- News18.com
The woman said that her baby was “born dead” after the accused, Thamby and Prajesh, allegedly assaulted her. Calicut police have arrested one of the accused.
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21 million 'unwanted' girls born in India 15.2.2018 Rediff: Columns
'... because their parents wanted a boy.'
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