Ireland

  • Irish govt must clarify on abortion issue: Amnesty 17-11-2012 09:06 AM

    London: Observing that the tragic death of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar illustrates a gap in Irish law, rights group Amnesty on Saturday asked Ireland to ensure that its domestic policy on access to abortion is in line with international human rights law. Amnesty International has written to Irish Minister for...
  • Ireland: Thousands of women move to England for termination 17-11-2012 07:09 AM

    New Delhi: After the tragic death of a 31-year-old Indian dentist in Ireland, Savita Halappanavar, India has formally spoken to authorities in Dublin. But as the probe goes on, it has been found that thousands of women from Ireland are forced to travel to England for abortions. Savita was unfortunate...
  • Savita death: MEA summons Irish envoy after row over abortion 16-11-2012 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs on Friday summoned the Irish ambassador following the uproar over the death of an Indian woman in Ireland after a hospital denied her an abortion. Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar was denied the termination of her pregnancy under the country's anti-abortion law even though...
  • Indian woman's death: Govt takes up the matter with Ireland 16-11-2012 10:35 AM

    New Delhi: The Indian government took up Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar's death in Ireland directly and the Indian ambassador in Dublin met Irish authorities on Friday after there were protests outside Irish parliament on Thursday. Meanwhile, Ireland has ordered two probes into the incident that took place earlier this week...
  • 'Blame doctors, not religion for Savita's death' 16-11-2012 07:28 AM

    New Delhi: The tragic death of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar's in Ireland sparked an outrage and brought the debate on the abortion laws to the fore front. Activists say medical negligence and not the Catholic Church should be blamed for Savita's death. The Indian ambassador in Dublin is expected to...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 15-11-2012 11:54 PM

    Maharashtra gets additional security, Bal Thackeray critical, but stable. Death of Indian woman in Ireland after being refused abortion sparks public, political anger. ...
  • Irish Times reporter speaks about Indian woman's death 15-11-2012 11:48 PM

    Irish Times reporter Kitty Holland, who first highlighted the case of the pregnant Indian woman's death, talks about the fallout of the incident. ...
  • Is it time for the Catholic church to change its views on abortion? 15-11-2012 11:26 PM

    The tragic death of a 31-year-old Indian dentist in Ireland, Savita Halappanavar, has ignited public protests and political debate on the country's abortion laws that are based on Catholic principles. ...
  • News 360: Mumbai's rich, famous queue up to meet Bal Thackeray 15-11-2012 10:15 PM

    Several parts of the Maharashtra capital continue to wear a deserted look. Most parties, events and film shoots stand cancelled. ...
  • Ireland: Indian woman's death sparks public, political anger 15-11-2012 09:35 PM

    New Delhi: The tragic death of a 31-year-old Indian dentist in Ireland, Savita Halappanavar, who died after being denied a life-saving abortion at an Irish hospital, has ignited public protests and political debate on the country's abortion laws that are based on Catholic principles. Seventeen weeks pregnant, Savita was admitted...
  • Thousands rally in Ireland over death of Indian woman 15-11-2012 08:43 PM

    Dublin: Thousands of people rallied outside Ireland's parliament on Wednesday to demand strict abortion rules be eased after a pregnant Indian woman repeatedly denied a termination died in an Irish hospital. Savita Halappanavar, 31, admitted to University Hospital Galway in the west of Ireland last month, died of septicaemia a...
  • Indian woman's death: Irish authorities order probe 15-11-2012 06:33 PM

    New Delhi: The debate over legalising abortions in Ireland has revived after the death of 31-year-old Savita Halappanavar, who died of complications after she was denied a potentially life-saving abortion. Seventeen weeks pregnant, Savita was admitted to the hospital after she complained of severe back pain. Her husband says doctors...
  • Savita's parents slam Ireland's abortion law 15-11-2012 02:38 PM

    New Delhi: Reacting to the tragic death of an Indian woman dentist in Ireland after being refused abortion, the Ministry of External Affairs has said that the Indian embassy in Dublin is closely monitoring the developments. "We deeply regret the tragic death of Ms Halappanavar. Our Embassy in Dublin is...
  • Indian woman's death: Abortion debate flares in Ireland 15-11-2012 09:36 AM

    Dublin: The debate over legalising abortion in Ireland flared on Wednesday after the government confirmed that a woman in the midst of a miscarriage was refused an abortion and died in an Irish hospital after suffering from blood poisoning. Ireland Prime Minister Enda Kenny said he was awaiting findings from...
  • Death of pregnant Indian woman puts Ireland's policy under fire 15-11-2012 09:36 AM

    A 31-year-old Indian woman dentist died in Ireland from blood poisoning after doctors allegedly refused to terminate her 17-week-long pregnancy. ...
  • Ireland: Indian woman dies after being refused abortion 14-11-2012 07:30 PM

    London: A 31-year-old Indian woman dentist died in Ireland from blood poisoning after doctors allegedly refused to terminate her 17-week-long pregnancy, telling her that "this is a Catholic country". Irish authorities have launched a probe into the death of Savita Halappanavar, who was 17 weeks pregnant when she suffered a...
  • Phil Simmons blames timing of World T20 26-09-2012 09:00 AM

    Former West Indies allrounder and current Ireland coach also feels that West Indies have one of the strongest sides on paper and have decent chance to win the title if rain stays away. ...
  • Weather playing spoil sport in World T20 25-09-2012 09:23 AM

    Start of World Twenty20 have been hugely affected by bad weather and both the West Indies game were hampered by rain. ...
  • World T20, WI vs Ire: As it happened 24-09-2012 06:44 PM

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  • World T20, Aus vs Ire: as it happened 19-09-2012 02:45 PM

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  • World T20 preview: Group B a tight fit 16-09-2012 08:38 AM

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