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Guj`s save girl campaign to be replicated at national level?

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 13:55

The `Beti Bachao Abhiyan` of Gujarat government could soon be replicated at the national level as the Union government feels it has been a success in improving the child sex ratio in the state.

Child sex ratio in J&K alarming: Union ministry

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 03, 2013, 16:23

Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry on Wednesday expressed concern over dropping child sex ration in Jammu and Kashmir and asked the state government to take necessary steps to reverse the trend.

Sex ratio improves in Haryana

Last Updated: Monday, May 06, 2013, 21:54

After a poor showing in 2001 census, the Haryana has registered a slight improvement with 879 females per 1,000 males in the state in the latest census.

Sex ratio improves in Haryana

Last Updated: Monday, May 06, 2013, 21:51

After a poor showing in 2001 census, the Haryana has registered a slight improvement with 879 females per 1,000 males in the state in the latest census.

Sharp decline in child sex ratio in Andhra Pradesh

Last Updated: Friday, May 03, 2013, 16:45

The child sex ratio in Andhra Pradesh has come down alarmingly to 939 as per 2011 census, from 961 in 2001, indicating the continuing preference for boys.

Andhra govt shuts down 42 sex determination centres

Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 20:54

Andhra Pradesh government has shut down 42 sex determination centres recently to check the declining child sex ratio in the state.

AP government shuts down 42 sex determination centres

Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 20:41

Andhra Pradesh government shut down 42 sex determination centres to check declining child sex ratio in state, Andhra Pradesh Health and Family Welfare Minister D L Ravindra Reddy told reporters.

Docs should protect every child, right from conception: APJ Abdul Kalam

Last Updated: Thursday, January 24, 2013, 19:11

An enlightened doctor can never be a conspirator in female foeticide and should be the protector of the child from conception to birth, former President APJ Abdul Kalam said here on Thursday.

Action plan soon to address declining child sex ratio: Govt

Last Updated: Thursday, January 24, 2013, 17:25

The child sex ratio in the country, according to census 2011, is 914 girls for 1000 boys.

`National Girl Child Day` being observed today

Last Updated: Thursday, January 24, 2013, 11:11

Ministry of Women and Child Development has been taking a multi pronged approach to address and reverse the trend of declining child sex ratio in the country.

`Robust institutional efforts needed to curb skewed child sex ratio`

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 23:09

Measures to curb the declining child sex ratio in the country should be further anchored in robust institutional capacity, Ghulam Nabi Azad said.

Focus on mission to save girl child: Raj Minister

Last Updated: Thursday, November 29, 2012, 22:17

Rajasthan govt asked health officials to focus on a mission to save girl child and initiate steps to improve the child sex ratio in the state.