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Charges filed against Maharashtra doctor couple


September 12th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beed (Maharashtra), Sep 12 (IANS) A charge sheet was filed against doctor couple Sudam and Saraswati Munde and 15 others in a Maharashtra court in connection with a female foeticide ... Read more...

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‘Urgent need to restore gender balance in J&K;’


July 22nd, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 22 (IANS) Expressing concern over the "alarming decline" in in Jammu and Kashmir's sex ratio - 883 females per 1,000 males - a minister said the government will ... Read more...

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Maharashtra moots murder charge for female foeticide


July 10th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Tuesday mooted slapping murder charges on those involved in female foeticide."We shall send a proposal to the centre to apply Indian Penal Code ... Read more...

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Maharashtra doctor couple in police custody till June 30


June 18th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beed (Maharashtra), June 18 (IANS) A doctor couple suspected to be involved in culpable homicide and female foeticide in Beed district was Monday remanded to police custody till June 30 ... Read more...

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Maharashtra orders crackdown on illegal sex tests


June 7th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Thursday ordered a state-wide crackdown on unregistered or illegal sonography centres conducting sex determination tests of foetuses.While the drive is at ... Read more...

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‘Satyameva Jayate’ inspires sarpanch to act against female foeticide


May 24th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 24 (IANS) Aamir Khan's highly acclaimed "Satyameva Jayate" has inspired a sarpanch in a Rajasthan village to register police cases against women and families who go for ... Read more...

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Rajasthan cracks down on sonography centres


May 10th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 10 (IANS) The Rajasthan government Thursday cancelled licenses of six sonography centres here and issued notices to 24 others for their suspected involvement in female foeticide and ... Read more...

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China proposes harsh punishment to curb gender imbalance


March 14th, 2012 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 14 (IANS) China should impose harsher punishments on medical workers who conduct illegal sex determination tests in order to balance the country's skewed gender ratio, a top official ... Read more...

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Woman faces jail for ‘rewarding’ teens with sex


March 4th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) A 42-year-old British woman who 'rewarded' two teenagers the 'opportunity' to have sex with her for smashing up her love rival's car is facing jail.Davina Travi, ... Read more...

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Shanghai to crack down on sex determination clinics


February 25th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 25 (IANS) Clinics offering illegal sex determination tests and gender-selective abortion in the Chinese metropolis of Shanghai will face severe punishment, officials said.Clinics operating without licence will be ... Read more...

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French police detain former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn


February 23rd, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was detained overnight by the French police in connection with investigation into alleged illegal sex ring. Strauss presented himself to investigators in ... Read more...

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British girl has contraceptive implant at school


February 9th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) A 13-year-old girl in Britain had a contraceptive implant fitted at her school since she felt "like having sex" with her boyfriend.The girl's mother said she ... Read more...

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Kashmir doubles reward for tip-offs on illegal sex tests


November 29th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 29 (IANS) Strengthening measures to curb the practice of illegal sex determination in various ultrasound centres across Jammu and Kashmir, the state government Tuesday doubled the reward for ... Read more...

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Two female foetuses recovered in Rajasthan


November 6th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 6 (IANS) Two female foetuses have been recovered from different places in Rajasthan, one floating in a dam and another from a sewer pipeline, police said Sunday. The ... Read more...

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Borther cries foul, woman unable to bear boy child dies


October 20th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Oct 20 (IANS) The brother of a 38-year-old woman who died under mysterious circumstances has filed a police complaint against her in-laws here, alleging they used to beat her ... Read more...

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China’s sex ratio declines


August 16th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 16 (IANS) China's sex ratio has declined for two straight years, the country's chief of population and family planning said Tuesday. Li Bin, director of the National Population ... Read more...

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Punjab to reward sting operations against sex tests


June 26th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 26 (IANS) Carrying out a sting operation to expose illegal sex determination tests in Punjab can now earn you a reward of Rs 50,000, a minister announced Sunday.Punjab ... Read more...

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Court rejects plea on pre-natal test disclosures


June 21st, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 20 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday rejected a petition seeking restoration of a 30-day time limit for sharing information with the authorities on the use of pre-natal ... Read more...

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Lucknow Maulana issues fatwa against female foeticide


April 20th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 20 (IANS) Alarmed by the latest census report confirming a steep fall in the male-female ratio in Uttar Pradesh - India's most populous state - a leading cleric ... Read more...

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Illegal prostitution booming in Queensland


January 30th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 30 (ANI): Illegal prostitution is exploding in Queensland, shows a damning submission to the state's crime watchdog.The bad old days when illegal prostitution was operated with impunity are returning to ... Read more...

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US man sues hooker, seeks refund for committing illegal sex act on him


January 22nd, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 22 (ANI): A New York college student has filed a lawsuit against the company of the dancer he hired during his Vegas vacation for committing an "illegal sexual act" on ... Read more...

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Trio jailed in Dubai love triangle drama could be charged


January 20th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 20 (ANI): A New Zealand man and a British woman, who were revealed to be living together in Dubai when they called police to arrest his former Brazilian girlfriend who ... Read more...

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Illegal brothels sprouting across Australia


November 15th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 15 (ANI): Illegal brothels are flourishing across NSW with at least 500 undercover sex shops in the state, outstripping legal brothels by at least two to one, according to experts.But ... Read more...

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NGO employee held in Delhi for Rs.18 lakh extortion bid


June 9th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) An employee of a non-governmental organisation has been arrested in North Delhi for an attempt to extort Rs.18 lakh from a doctor, police said Tuesday. Subhash Kumar Sharma, ... Read more...

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Starbucks settles teen ’sex demands at work case’ outside court


June 5th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 05 (ANI): Coffee giant Starbucks has reached an out of court settlement with Kati Moore, 20, who had alleged that the company failed to protect her from a sexually exploitative ... Read more...

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Polanski evidence to remain undisclosed


May 11th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): Secret evidence given by the original prosecutor in Roman Polanski's three-decade old illegal sex case will not be disclosed.Los Angeles Superior Court judge Peter Espinoza turned down a ... Read more...

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Polanski’s sex victim cannot call for case’s dismissal


April 17th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 17 (ANI): Roman Polanski's illegal sex victim Samantha Geimer has no right to call for the three-decade-old case against the Oscar-winning filmmaker to be dismissed, US prosecutors told a court. ... Read more...

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Kayden Nguyen Sues Steven Seagal For Sexual Harassment


April 13th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, Apr 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 23 year-old Kayden Nguyen has come out with a harrowing tale of sex trade and abuse. Out of the ordeal, Kayden Nguyen has however ... Read more...

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Roman Polanski bags best director award at Berlin Film Fest


February 21st, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Roman Polanski has proved his mettle yet again - the famed filmmaker has bagged the Silver Bear for best director at the Berlin Film Festival for his new ... Read more...

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Dubai rape Brit woman talks of her ordeal


February 3rd, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3 (ANI): A British woman who was jailed in Dubai and charged with having sex outside marriage after claiming that she had been raped while on holiday in the Gulf ... Read more...

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Dubai drops illegal sex charge against Brit couple


January 29th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Dubai has dropped charges brought against a British couple for having sexual intercourse out of wedlock after they produced a marriage certificate.However, the couple will still be ... Read more...

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Dubai rape victim told to drop charges, admit being drunk, marry fiance to go free


January 9th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): The British woman, who was raped by a waiter in Dubai and later arrested for 'illegal drinking' and 'illegal sex', has been told to drop her allegations, admit ... Read more...

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Brit girl raped by Dubai waiter charged for illegal sex with fiance


January 8th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): A Brit woman, who went to the police after being raped by a waiter in a Dubai hotel, found herself arrested instead for having illegal sex with her ... Read more...

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California court to hear Roman Polanski’s case today


January 6th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): Proceedings on the three-decade-old illegal sex case against filmmaker Roman Polanski will start in California today.The court will hear evidence against the Rosemary's Baby director, reports the Daily ... Read more...

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Polanski thanks fans for support


December 29th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Troubled filmmaker Roman Polanski has expressed his gratitude to fans for their overwhelming support as he prepares to challenge his extradition to the US in a three decade ... Read more...

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