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PM Modi wants 'Girl Rising' campaign to focus on <strong>female</strong> <strong>foeticide</strong>

PM Modi wants 'Girl Rising' campaign to focus on female foeticide

17 Jun 2015

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked representatives of 'Girl Rising', a global campaign to educate and empower girls, to focus on the issue of female foeticide in India.

PM Modi,   Girl Rising,   female foeticide,   Narendra Modi,   female foeticide in India,   Narendra Modi ,  
SC raps Centre, States for not publicising order on <strong>female</strong> <strong>foeticide</strong>

SC raps Centre, States for not publicising order on female foeticide

06 May 2015

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed displeasure over the conduct of Centre, Delhi government and various states for not giving wide publicity to its directions on female foeticide for strict implementation of law prohibiting sex determination.

Supreme Court,   Centre,   Delhi government,   states,   publicity,   female foeticide,   sex determination,  
US FDA approves '<strong>female</strong> Viagra' with strong warning

US FDA approves 'female Viagra' with strong warning

19 Aug 2015

Washington: The first drug to treat low sexual desire in women won approval from US health regulators yesterday, but with a warning about potentially dangerous low blood pressure and fainting side effects, especially when taken with alcohol.

US FDA,   Female Viagra,   Drug,   Low sexual desire,   US health regulators,   Latest Lifestyle News,  
Malala secures top marks in British school exams

Malala secures top marks in British school exams

21 Aug 2015

London:  Teenage Pakistani female education rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who survived a Taliban assassination bid in 2012 and became the youngest recipient of a Nobel peace prize, has secured high marks in UK's national school exams.

Malala,   British school exams,   Pakistan,   Female education rights activist,   Malala Yousafzai,  Latest World News,  
<strong>Female</strong> <strong>foeticide</strong> needs to be fought strongly: Maneka Gandhi

Female foeticide needs to be fought strongly: Maneka Gandhi

20 Jan 2015

Panipat : Stressing that the society as a whole needs to change the mindset towards the girl child to end problem of female foeticide, Union minister Maneka Gandhi on Tuesday said practice was more prevalent among the middle, upper-middle and rich sections of society.

Female Foeticide,   Maneka Gandhi,   Sex Ratio,   PM Modi,  
Male, <strong>female</strong> brains operate differently: Study

Male, female brains operate differently: Study

13 Aug 2015

New York: A new study of a brain region involved in learning and memory, responses to stress and epilepsy has found that male and female brains operate differently at a molecular level.

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No bigger sin than <strong>female</strong> <strong>foeticide</strong>: PM Modi

No bigger sin than female foeticide: PM Modi

25 Dec 2014

Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi while visiting his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi on Thursday denounced the practice of female foeticide prevailing in the country, saying "there is no bigger sin" than this and sought the help of people in the field of art and culture in "shaking" the society so stop the menace.

PM Modi,   female foeticide,   Banaras Hindu University,   Lok Sabha constituency,  
<strong>Female</strong>, infant <strong>foeticide</strong> rising: Union Health Minister

Female, infant foeticide rising: Union Health Minister

27 Feb 2015

New Delhi: The government admitted that there has been an increase in cases of female and infant foeticide across the country.

Female Foeticide,   Infanticide,   Union Health Minister,   JP Nadda,   Sex Ratio,   Sex Determination,   HRD and WCD Ministry,  
PM Modi denounces <strong>female</strong> <strong>foeticide</strong>, calls it 'mental illness'

PM Modi denounces female foeticide, calls it 'mental illness'

22 Jan 2015

Panipat: Denouncing the practice of female foeticide, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the discrimination against girls reflects "mental illness" and displays a mindset worse than that in the 18th century.

Beti Bachao Beti Padhao,   Narendra Modi,   sex ratio,   Haryana,   Sex ratio in Haryana,   Madhuri Dixit,   Prime Minister,   female foeticide,  
Change in mindset needed to tackle <strong>female</strong> <strong>foeticide</strong>: Maneka Gandhi

Change in mindset needed to tackle female foeticide: Maneka Gandhi

11 Nov 2014

New Delhi: In tackling female foeticide, Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi believes changing people's mindset in an incentive-based way is more pertinent than bringing in stern laws. Gandhi said that the Government's Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP) scheme will be based on a strong system of incentives and media advocacy in bringing about an all-round change in attitudes.

female foeticide,   Maneka Gandhi,   Beti Bachao Beti Padhao,   BBBP scheme,   incentive,  

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