Texas women turned away at abortion clinics after court ruling

Women seeking to terminate their pregnancies were turned away at clinics across Texas on Friday, providers said, after strict new regulations for physicians who perform abortions prompted a dozen facilities to stop offering them.

Ireland`s Catholic Church calls for abortion referendum

Ireland`s Catholic Church suggested a referendum on changing country`s controversial anti-abortion laws, months after Indian-origin dentist died after doctors allegedly refused to abort her fetus.