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Lavanya Malhotra: India’s lost girls and doctors’ complicity

Lavanya Malhotra: India’s lost girls and doctors’ complicity

According to India’s 2011 census, the sex ratio in India was 943 women for every 1000 men. Yet a recent report by the United Nations reveals that the child sex ratio in India has declined from 927 girls for every 1000 boys in 2001, to 918 in 2011. 535 more words

Female Feticide

IT’S A GIRL- THE WAR ON WOMEN

IT’S A GIRL- THE WAR ON WOMEN

IT’S A GIRL, a 2012 documentary movie on the gendercide and the widespread devaluation, abuse and neglect of women and girl’s in India, China and the rest of the world. 700 more words

Female Feticide

Why is it misogynistic to promise wives from Bihar to Haryana men who are not able to find wives?

Why is it misogynistic to promise wives from Bihar to Haryana men who are not able to find wives because of the skewed gender ratio in their state? 619 more words

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