The court also expressed unhappiness over the absence of any women in 31-member GST Council.
While the courts deliver pro-women judgements around abortions, parliament has delayed passing much-needed amendments to the MTP Act.
“In our community, over 90% of people survive by begging. How can they ever afford any of these treatments?”
Only 55% of young girls in India think of menstruation as a natural process and only 23% know that the blood comes from the uterus.
Uterus transplants raise several ethical concerns drawing from the health risk posed to women, especially since the surgery is not meant to treat a life threatening condition.
Why aren’t doctors talking about ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, which can be potentially fatal to women undergoing IVF?
The short-sighted policy only increases abortion demand and has consequences for a range of other health matters such as HIV/AIDS, cervical cancer and child well-being.
Gina Din, the founder and CEO of the Gina Din group, a businesswoman from Kenya, talks about the need for empowering women in Africa.
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Sharp divisions between women’s groups are obvious but more are now open for a wider debate in the wake of newer evidence