India  /  Published 30.09.22

All women are entitled to safe, legal abortions: SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday declared that all women, married and unmarried, are entitled to safe and legal abortions till 24 weeks of gestation under India’s Medical Termination of Pregnancy A...
By GS Mudur in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 10.09.22

UNICEF steps in

The West Bengal government in collaboration with UNICEF will form child-friendly sanghas' (clusters), comprising members of self-help groups, to curb child marriage and teenage pregnancy in the st...
By PTI in Calcutta

World  /  Published 01.09.22

Abortion: California lawmakers pass bills

U.S. States seeking to enforce abortion bans will not be able to obtain medical or communications records of patients, doctors or others involved in helping women obtain care in California under a pac...
By Reuters in Sacramento, California

India  /  Published 29.08.22

HC: Teen allowed to end pregnancy

The Delhi High Court has allowed a 16-year-old pregnant rape survivor to terminate her 28-week pregnancy at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), which has been directed to preserve the...
By PTI in New Delhi

Entertainment  /  Published 24.08.22

Maternity look: Sonam Kapoor to Alia Bhatt

Dia Mirza Sanju actress Dia Mirza’s maternity wardrobe included this floral print red kaftan. Dia looked dreamy standing against the sunset, cradling her baby bump.   ...
By Smera Marcia Toppo in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 24.07.22

There's little being said about miscarriages

Painful truth Sir — While there has been much debate around abortion rights of late, little is being said about miscarriages. The very term, miscarriage, is an indictment of the mother, implyin...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 22.07.22

SC: Medical abortion also for unmarried

The Supreme Court on Thursday expanded the scope of the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act to include unmarried women, and allowed a 25-year-old woman to abort a 24-week pregnancy arising out of a c...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.07.22

Court asks woman not to terminate pregnancy

The Delhi High Court on Friday said it will not permit an unmarried woman to undergo medical termination of pregnancy at 23 weeks, saying it virtually amounts to killing the foetus. A bench headed by...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Entertainment  /  Published 29.06.22

Alia calls out ‘patriarchy’

"I'm a woman not a parcel," actress Alia Bhatt said on Tuesday, slamming various media reports claiming that her husband Ranbir Kapoor will pick her up from the UK and that she will be t...
By PTI in Mumbai

Entertainment  /  Published 27.06.22

Alia expecting, shares photo from hospital

Neetu Kapoor, who was filming for a reality show here on Monday, was congratulated by the paparazzi present on the set, to which she replied with a big smile and "Thank you". "My babie...
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