Sex Determination Tests

  • Haryana: 2 doctors arrested for sex determination test 17-01-2014 05:32 PM

    Chandigarh: Two doctors, including a woman, were arrested by police on Friday after health department officials found them conducting sex determination tests on pregnant women in Haryana's Yamunanagar district. Both doctors, Nirmal Singh and Anu, escaped from their private hospital on Radaur road near Yamunanagar after health officials raided the...
  • Demystified: What are gender tests? 26-07-2012 08:51 AM

    Mumbai: Asian Games silver medallist Santhi Soundarajan's tragic story from being the nations top athlete to a daily wage labourer due to a gender test result made headlines. But what are these 'gender tests'? How exact are these tests that have also been conducted on another athlete Pinki Parmanik? Pinki...
  • Athlete Pinki likely to be out of jail today 11-07-2012 06:45 AM

    Kolkata: Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, accused of raping a woman, is likely to be released from a Dum Dum Central Correctional Home in Kolkata on Wednesday. She was granted bail by the North 24 Parganas district court on Tuesday. Pinki was arrested on June 14 following allegations of...
  • Athlete Pinki Pramanik gets bail in rape case 10-07-2012 01:22 PM

    Kolkata: Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, accused of raping a woman, has been granted bail by the North 24 Parganas district court on Tuesday. Pinki was arrested on June 14 following allegations of rape against her. The former middle-distance runner, who had won the 4x400m relay gold in the...
  • Laws must be implemented to stop female foeticide: Aamir Khan 09-06-2012 09:05 AM

    Bollywood actor Aamir Khan says crackdown on illegal sex determination tests is the only way to save the girl child in our country. ...