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Against the backdrop of the recent murder of a Pakistani model by her brother under the guise of “honour killing” and by similar unfortunate occurrences, including female foeticide, in our part of the world, here’s my (admittedly oblique) take, with my friend Nandita very kindly doing the honours in Hindi.  322 more words


Mirror:The Silent Spectator

The mist of morning wintery

Covers its surface gently,

The glassy figure, it stands

In the corner, silently.

The fair reflector of beauty

Yet, fails at true revelation. 202 more words

Biking Queens raise awareness against female foeticide

అబార్షన్లపై వినూత్న అవగాహన!

ఎన్ని చట్టాలు చేసినా, చర్యలు తీసుకున్నా, అవగాహన కార్యక్రమాలు చేపట్టినా.. ప్రపంచవ్యాప్తంగా కొన్ని దేశాల్లో అబార్షన్లు గుట్టుచప్పుడు కాకుండా ఇంకా జరుగుతూనే ఉన్నాయి..continue

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Vasundhara Kutumbam


The world is very beautiful they say,

A father and a mother pick you up all day.

If I were born, my birthday would have been in May, 191 more words

Is India ready to be an all male nation?

The problem of female feticide has been prevalent in India sine the beginning. This is reality, which no India is taking account for. The families themselves kill their unborn girl child. 196 more words

Punjab government curbs female foeticide through PNDT Act

If Punjab Government takes credit for not only keeping a check but also bringing down the incidents of female foeticide, its primarily due to the fact that the… 587 more words

Developing Punjab

How Dowry is directly related to Female Foeticide..

By :- Aishwarya Raghunath

She was born, she was feeded with milk, that which ended taking her life..

She was killed because she was a girl, a liablity, who would push the family into debt…. 714 more words