Unwed mothers

Unwed mother can apply for child's guardianship without father's consent: SC

Unwed mother can apply for child's guardianship without father's consent: SC

In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court on Monday ruled that unwed mothers are not required to get the consent of the father for guardianship of child.

Jul 06, 2015, 11:38 AM IST

Kids born in rape cases can`t be "property" in crime: HC

Bombay HC has observed that children, born to minor unwed mothers in rape cases, cannot be treated as "property" in the crime.

Aug 15, 2013, 21:21 PM IST

Mali extremists compile list of unwed mothers

Radical Islamists in of Mali are compiling a list of unmarried mothers, which has raised fears of cruel punishments, CNN reported.

Oct 13, 2012, 10:52 AM IST