Sex Determination

  • 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...
  • Bombay HC to hear sex determination case against Gauri, Shah Rukh Khan 10-01-2014 09:13 AM

    New Delhi: The Bombay High Court will conduct the hearing on the notice issued to Shah Rukh Khan, wife Gauri Khan and the BMC in the sex determination case of their child born through surrogacy today. The notice has been issued to the celebrity couple after Varsha Despande, a social...
  • HC notice to Shah Rukh Khan, BMC in sex determination case 10-12-2013 11:24 AM

    Mumbai: Social activist alleged that Khans had conducted a sex determination test before their third child, AbRam, was born through surrogacy. The Bombay High Court has issued notices to Shahrukh Khan and his wife Gauri on a petition filed by a social activist, challenging a magistrate's order refusing her application...
  • Pre-natal sex determination case against SRK adjourned for two weeks 12-09-2013 01:31 PM

    Mumbai: The sex determination case against actor Shah Rukh Khan has been adjourned for two weeks. A social activist had filed the complaint with the Health Ministry alleging Shah Rukh had determined the sex of his surrogate baby before he was born. The Bombay High Court has also questioned the...
  • Court to hear pre-natal sex determination case against Shah Rukh Khan 12-09-2013 10:35 AM

    Mumbai: The sex determination case against actor Shah Rukh Khan and his wife Gauri will be heard by a Mumbai court on Thursday. A social activist had filed the complaint with the Health Ministry alleging Shah Rukh had determined the sex of his surrogate baby before it was born. The...
  • Bombay HC refuses to intervene in gender test case against Shah Rukh Khan 26-08-2013 07:24 PM

    The Bombay High Court on Monday refused to interfere in the date set by a local court to hear a complaint filed against actor Shahrukh Khan and his wife Gauri for allegedly conducting pre-birth sex determination tests of their surrogate son AbRam. Justice Sadhana Jadhav was hearing a petition filed...
  • Sex determination is redundant, says Shah Rukh Khan 10-08-2013 03:13 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who was caught in the controversy over the pre-birth sex determination of his surrogate son AbRam, Friday said the practise itself is 'redundant'. The Indian Medical Association (IMA) had slammed the actor over reports that he and his wife Gauri Khan had got a...
  • JK government closes 18 ultra sound clinics 01-05-2011 04:12 PM

    Jammu: In a drive against sex determination tests the Jammu and Kashmir government on Sunday sealed 18 Ultra Sound Clinic (USCs) for violating norms. "We have so far sealed 18 Ultra Sound clinics during a campaign launched against illegal and unlawful operation of these clinics in Jammu region during past...
  • J&K: drastic decline in girl child numbers 30-04-2011 11:13 AM

    Srinagar: Major embarrassment for Jammu and Kashmir as the state that once boasted of the best sex ratios in the country is now reporting a drastic decline in the numbers of the girl child. The government has now cracked down on illegal clinics that allegedly conduct sex-determination tests. This crackdown...
  • Skipping breakfast may mean your baby is a girl 23-04-2008 09:41 PM

    As the tension was ratcheted up during the dying overs of the match, the nerves told most on Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara. In the 48th over, with India needing 27 runs off 17 deliveries, R Ashwin swung a Lasith Malinga and the result was a top edge high in the...
  • Govt spells doom for 'clinics of death' | What it means 13-12-2007 08:45 AM

    New Delhi: Bishan Singh Bedi, the former India captain and one of the selectors who picked the World Cup winning squad in 1983, says India will have to get "at least 50 more runs" in each match "to compensate for the lack of incisive bowling and sharp fielding". The outspoken...
  • Govt makes punishment stringent for sex determination 12-12-2007 11:01 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi turned to the iconic duo of Wasim Akram and Imran Khan to seek advice for a successful World Cup campaign and both the former captains advised him that keeping the side united would be the key to winning the trophy. "Yes I spoke to Imran...
  • BBC sting catches top doc doing sex-determination test 03-12-2007 11:23 PM

    New Delhi: Gary Kirsten's low-profile coaching approach has been instrumental in Indian cricket team's success in recent years and it will be a big loss for the team when he quits after the World Cup, former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram said on Tuesday. Akram rated Kirsten as one of the...