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Monday, Dec 16, 2019

Sex ratio

Mar 13, 2019 01:38
The award will be given by Delhi’s Pre Conception, Pre-Natal Diagnostics Techniques (PC-PNDT) cell to motivate families and boost the sex ratio in Delhi, which stood at 902 females born against every 1,000 males in 2016. read more
Mar 02, 2019 02:07
Delhi government’s PC-PNDT team took action against the centre in December 2017 after a surprise inspection by a national inspection and monitoring committee found the centre had not maintained proper records. read more
Feb 20, 2019 12:11
Girl child preferred: As many as 33 girls and 10 boys adopted by couples from outside India, last year. Parents in India adopt 94 girls and 49 boys. read more
Feb 07, 2019 13:04
This initiative, the government said, will help improve Delhi’s sex ratio. As of 2016, 902 girl children were born for every 1,000 live births of boys. read more
Jan 28, 2019 12:35
Previous studies have shown that children’s books are dominated by male central characters; in textbooks, females are given fewer lines of text; and in films, on average, twice as many male characters as female ones are in front of the camera. read more
Jan 16, 2019 09:52
Sunil Jaglan, a gender rights crusader and father of two girls raised awareness against infanticide and female foeticide, and worked tirelessly to expand the scope of his campaign. read more
Dec 19, 2018 11:58
Another FIR has been filed by the education department on Monday against the same accused for running the unauthorised school. read more
Dec 04, 2018 12:16
Historically, Gurugram’s sex ratio has been skewed in favour of males. Its sex ratio in 2014 was 843.34, which gradually rose to 904 in 2017. For the first time, the district’s sex ratio crossed the 950 mark and was 957 in May this year. However, the... read more
Nov 24, 2018 07:06
Upcoming documentary ‘Son Rise’ by national award winning filmmaker Vibha Bakshi is set in the land of khap panchayat with local men as its heroes. A teaser of the film was screened in New Delhi at the United Nations office on Friday. read more
Aug 05, 2018 23:12
Uttarakhand’s declining female sex ratio shows that the state government’s measures to stem female infanticide have not been effective read more
Jul 23, 2018 08:00
Haryana has been the worst offender in revealing the sex of foetus with 158 out of 387 cases filed against violators under this category being from this state alone in the first quarter of this year. read more
Jun 25, 2018 14:54
The 32-year-old man stabbed his four-day-old daughter on Sunday evening soon after he saw her for the first time while visiting Vimla, who was at his house for the delivery. read more
May 04, 2018 17:10
The ministry says for its flagship Beti Bachao Beti Padhao scheme, the government will now use the annual Sex Ratio at Birth data for a quick estimation of the status of the girl child in various districts. read more