circumcisions

Botched circumcisions kill 40 in South Africa

Botched circumcisions
performed during traditional initiation rites in South Africa
have killed 40 boys and put more than 100 in hospital this
month, a health official said on Wednesday.

Jun 30, 2010, 17:59 PM IST

Botched circumcisions kill 33 in South Africa

Thirty-three boys have died
from botched circumcisions conducted in traditional initiation
rites in South Africa, while scores more have ended up in
hospital with mutilated penises, a health official said on Thursday.

Jun 24, 2010, 19:07 PM IST