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Irish PM says he will campaign for liberalisation of abortion laws

Irish Prime Minister said on Saturday that he would campaign for a liberalisation of the country`s restrictive abortion laws.

Jan 27, 2018, 16:26 PM IST

SC issues notices to Centre, Maha govt over plea challenging validity of abortion laws

The petition was filed by a woman in the 24th week of her pregnancy and argues that current laws deny women's rights to abort in case of extraordinary medical complications.

Jul 21, 2016, 08:57 AM IST

Abortion in India: All that you need to know!

Ritu Singh

Jul 30, 2015, 20:56 PM IST

Abortion law: IMA rejects Modi government's proposed amendments

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) opposed the proposed amendments to the new Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act which allows Ayurvedacharyas, Homeopaths and midwives to conduct MTP on pregnant mothers, report said on Friday.

Nov 07, 2014, 19:18 PM IST

Irish PM dismisses Pope`s criticism of change in abortion laws

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny Wednesday weighed into the country`s abortion debate to dismiss the Pope`s criticism of proposed new laws.

Jan 09, 2013, 19:32 PM IST

Ireland to go ahead with its inquiry into Savita`s death

Ireland is set to proceed with its inquiry into the death of Indian dentist due to pregnancy-related complications after being denied abortion.

Nov 21, 2012, 18:41 PM IST

Mexican women demand end to anti-abortion laws

About 90 non-governmental organisations have urged the Mexican Congress to overturn the country`s anti-abortion laws that mandate jail terms of up to 40 years for women who terminate their pregnancies.

Feb 06, 2010, 20:07 PM IST