Legislators should bring proper family-planning law: Allahabad HC

The Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court on Thursday observed that lawmakers in the country should come forward to pass legislation for ensuring proper family planning so that future generations do not have to suffer any shortage of resources.

Most Chinese provinces relax one-child policy

The change in policy will allow couples to have a second baby if either parent is an only child, Xinhua reported.

Death for killer of Chinese family planning officials: Report

China on Thursday sentenced a man to death for murdering two family planning officials, state media said, in a case highlighting the tensions caused by the country`s birth restrictions.

China to ease one-child per couple family planning policy

China initiated steps to "adjust" its `one-child` family planning policy to address serious demographic challenges and allow millions of couples to have 2 children in the world`s most populous nation.

Easing one-child policy no big deal: Chinese official

A senior official from China`s family planning authority said Saturday that easing the one-child policy will not put much pressure on food supplies or public services.

Health minister for population stabilisation, small families

Stressing on the need for population stablisation, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Thursday the focus of the government was on creating awareness about the need for small families.

Time limit of abortions raised to nine weeks

The time limit for abortions has been increased from seven to nine weeks to facilitate family planning, the Drug Controller General of India has said.

Shanghai encourages single-child couples to have second baby

Family planning authorities here are encouraging single-child couples to have a second baby.

China urged to re-look at family planning policy

China is currently the world`s most populous country, with a population of 1.3 billion.

Male sterilisation not preferred method of family planning: Survey

Male sterilisation continues to remain the least preferred method of family planning.

`More role for women in population policy`

Experts pitch for greater role for women to curb the menace of rising population.

Family planning key to sustainability: Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton has taken a stand for women`s reproductive rights during the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio de Janeiro.

India and taboos around family planning

In its bid to check population growth, India is willing to engage with communities on removing cultural taboos associated with family planning, the head of an international reproductive health service provider said here Saturday.

UP govt against forcible implementation of family planning

Parliamentary Affairs minister Azam Khan said the China model could not be followed in a democratic set up.

Kim and Kris decided to try for baby weeks before split

Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries agreed to try for a baby, just weeks before they split.

Counting beads - a new family planning way for women!

The method is designed for women with cycles between 26 and 32 days.

Kim Kardashian wants to wait a year before starting family

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian and husband Kris Humphries would like to wait at least a year before starting a family.

Katie Holmes ‘under no pressure for baby no. 2

Katie Holmes has revealed that she and her actor husband Tom Cruise have no plans to expand their brood.

China focuses on quality of life in family planning

China`s family planning policy will now focus on population management so as to improve the quality of life, an official said.

Iranian President urges girls to marry at 16

Ahmadinejad again rejects Iran`s once effective family planning program.