Campaign against female infanticide in West Bengal

To tackle gender imbalance in the state, the West Bengal government has launched a campaign against female infanticide, which includes organising awareness programmes and monitoring ultrasonography clinics, an official said Friday.

Future grim if female infanticide, foeticide continue: NCW

With growing incidence of female infanticide & foeticide in country, about 2 crore bachelors will find it hard to get brides in coming time, NCW said.

Newborn girl found abandoned in Bhilwara

A newly born girl was found abandoned in Boriyapura village in the district, police said.

Four newborn girls starved to death in Jaisalmer

According to Census 2011, Rajasthan has 883 girls between the age of 0-6 for every 1,000 boys. The child sex ratio in 2001 was 909.

New-born girl`s body found in west Delhi dump

In what appears to be a case of female infanticide, the body of a new-born girl was recovered from a dump in the national capital on Thursday.