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Female foeticide, India's 'ticking bomb'

Female foeticide, India’s ‘ticking bomb’

A deep-seated cultural preference for boys is skewing India’s sex ratio and making slaves of women.

Bibipur, India – The jubilant young man’s arrival brought an abrupt halt to the card game contested by the turbaned group sitting under the tree. 958 more words

Female Feticide

Dr Mitu Khurana is an Epitome of Social Justice when it comes to Killing Daughters

Why I was being harassed ? This statement completely takes away the heart throbs of all the mothers who were being forced to kill their child in the foetal stage on the basis of sex determination test that states that they carrying daughters in their womb. 183 more words

Female Feticide

Dr Mitu Khurana felicitated with prestigious ‘Karmaveer Puraskaar’

Dr Mitu Khurana was felicitated with the prestigious ‘Karmaveer Puraskaar’ for her commendable work in the field of social service in New Delhi on 22nd March, 2015 at the exclusive awards function which is a part of “iCONGO’s REX Conclave, being organised on 21st, 22nd & 23rd March 2015. 742 more words

Female Feticide

In Delhi, women are still tortured for giving birth to girls

In Delhi, women are still tortured for giving birth to girls

Sweets if it’s a boy. But faces hang when a girl is born. That’s how an attendant at a government hospital describes the arrival of a newborn in Delhi. 262 more words

Female Feticide

Girls' Lives Matter - India Bring Back Our Girls

Girls’ Lives Matter – India Bring Back Our Girls

It’s that time of year: between Christmas and New Year’s Eve – when we look back on the year that was. 792 more words

Female Feticide

Girls' Lives Matter - India Bring Back Our Girls

Girls’ Lives Matter – India Bring Back Our Girls

It’s that time of year: between Christmas and New Year’s Eve – when we look back on the year that was. 792 more words

Female Feticide

Whole Foods Got This So Wrong: Gender Prejudice Against Young Girls & Women In First National Ad Campaign

Whole Foods marketers should be asking themselves which “Core Value” this is upholding.

On a recent trip to Whole Foods’ flagship location in Austin, TX, I came across something so unsavory it put me off my Pirate’s Booty. 908 more words

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