A woman who was six to seven weeks pregnant tried to induce abortion through a kit her husband had bought from a friend
Updated on Nov 20, 2020 12:52 AM IST
A woman’s right to reproductive freedom remains subordinated to the medical and legal regime
Published on Feb 28, 2020 05:46 PM IST
By Vrinda Grover
In theory, India’s position on abortion is progressive. In practice, the law is flawed and punishes women
Published on Nov 19, 2019 07:43 PM IST
By Anubha Rastogi and Raunaq Chandrashekar
The aged and outdated Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act 1971, continues to be a hindrance in reproductive rights of women in modern India.
Updated on Sep 01, 2019 01:09 PM IST
Livemint, New Delhi | By Neetu Chandra Sharma
According to the police, the man ran a clinic in Ashok Vihar, Sector 3, and was conducting ultrasounds and prescribing abortion pills without required licenses or permits from the health department in 2017.
Published on Aug 22, 2019 01:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
The PIL seeking decriminalisation of the Medical Termination of Pregnancy has been filed by a teacher, a digital marketeer and a PR executive.
Updated on Jul 15, 2019 02:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
An MMOPL spokesperson said the move was aimed at encouraging commuters to use SVP to avail maximum benefits.
Updated on Jan 31, 2019 07:45 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Tanushree Venkatraman, Mumbai
Justice Vibhu Bakhru gave the permission to abort the foetus, noting that both the victim and her father had been explained the risks and they were “adamant” that the pregnancy should be aborted.
Updated on Dec 04, 2018 02:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
Mumbai rape survivor seeks discharge from hospital to attend school after abortion of 25-week-foetus
The 13-year-old rape survivor, who was allowed to undergo MTP of pregnancy by the Bombay HC last week, is a Class 10 student.
Updated on Sep 25, 2018 11:07 AM IST
Mumbai | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
If the Mumbai Traffic Police gives a green signal, people will be able to hire two-wheelers that could cost Rs 2-5 per kilometre or Rs 300-500 per day, depending upon the variants.
Published on Sep 04, 2018 03:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Kailash Korde, Mumbai
The MTP Amendment Bill of 2014 is a progressive law, it does not insist that the woman be married and it raises the abortion limit to 24 weeks
Updated on Jul 30, 2018 09:07 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Lalita Panicker
The medical interpretation of the abortion law also suggests that the woman has no right to her sexuality or reproductive rights. The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Bill 2014 would have addressed some of these concerns though it is hanging fire at the moment.
Updated on Jul 19, 2018 06:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent