Pregnancy

  • Avantika is frustrated and cranky with her pregnancy: Imran Khan 08-04-2014 10:54 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Imran Khan, whose wife Avantika is expecting their first baby in June, said today that there is no excitement about it but "frustration". Imran, 31, tied the knot with his childhood sweetheart Avantika in 2011 in a private ceremony. "At this point there is more frustration level with...
  • No-pregnancy clause makes sense, it's professional: Sonam Kapoor 03-04-2014 12:13 PM

    Mumbai: Young and outspoken actress Sonam Kapoor finds nothing wrong in signing a film contract with a no-pregnancy clause. "It makes sense...it's professional," Sonam said here when asked of her views on a no-pregnancy clause for actresses in Hindi filmdom. "I don't think there's anything wrong in that. It's professional....
  • I don't have a political bent of mind: Vidya Balan 30-03-2014 10:04 AM

    Melbourne: National award-winning actress Vidya Balan, who is on a mini break from her hectic career, says she has no plans to join politics and will stick to her acting career. "I don't have a political bent of mind except that I will cast my vote like a responsible citizen...
  • Is Scarlett Johansson pregnant? 04-03-2014 09:43 AM

    Is Scarlett Johansson is pregnant? According to this news report that quotes E! News, she seems to be. The actress is expecting a baby with her fianc - French journalist Romain Dauriac. The Daily Mail also reported that this will be the first child for the 29-year-old Avengers star with...
  • Have no interest in politics, says Shilpa Shetty 04-02-2014 09:29 AM

    Varanasi: Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty recently said that she had no plans of venturing into politics. "I honestly have no interest in politics, I don't think, I could ever get into politics," said Shetty, who was in the city to launch her spa outlet. When asked about the person, who...
  • Colombian police arrest woman wearing fake baby bump to smuggle drugs 13-09-2013 10:40 AM

    New Delhi: Colombian police arrested a 28-year-old woman Tabitha Leah Ritchie for trying to smuggle 2 kg cocaine concealed under a false belly which made it look like she was pregnant. Tabitha Leah Ritchie was arrested at the Bogota International Airport. Police officials say the woman is of Canadian origin...
  • Kelly Osbourne laughs off pregnancy rumours 11-09-2013 03:53 PM

    London: TV presenter Kelly Osbourne has denied reports that she is pregnant with her first child. Speculations about the 28-year-old's pregnancy began last week when Osbourne said her breasts were swelling up. She posted a photograph of herself on her Instagram page, and captioned it: "My t**s are getting so...
  • Ireland performs first legal abortion after Savita case 23-08-2013 07:10 PM

    London:Ireland's first life-saving pregnancy termination has been carried out under a new law following last year's tragic death of an Indian woman who died after being refused an abortion at an Irish hospital. The country's first legal termination was carried out on a woman who had an unviable 18-week pregnancy...
  • Government to introduce landmark bill on surrogacy in Cabinet 04-08-2013 10:01 PM

    New Delhi: Women in India cannot act as surrogates for more than three successful births, including of their own children, and it would be mandatory for surrogate mothers to have a minimum two-year interval between two deliveries to ensure they remain healthy. These landmark provisions are part of the proposed...
  • Surrogacy is as safe as normal pregnancy: Dr Jatin Shah 11-07-2013 05:46 PM

    Dr Jatin Shah oversaw the birth of actor Shah Rukh Khan's surrogate child. Dr Jatin Shah, director of Mumbai fertility clinic and IVF Centre, joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on surrogacy in India and how it can help people. Q. How much of privacy and confidentiality is available and...
  • Madhya Pradesh: 40 brides subjected to pregnancy tests for CM's Kanyadan scheme 15-06-2013 10:59 AM

    Bhopal: Forty brides were allegedly subjected to pregnancy test in Bajak village of Dindori district, 460 kilometre from Bhopal, ahead of a mass marriage. The brides had applied for Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's scheme - Kanyadan scheme. The five brides who were found pregnant were barred from...
  • MP: 350 women allegedly put through virginity, pregnancy tests 09-06-2013 08:29 AM

    Betul: Close to 350 women were allegedly asked to go through virginity and pregnancy tests during a mass marriage programme in Betul. Sources said that the tests were apparently ordered by the government officials. The incident took place at Harad village in Betul, a tribal-dominated district. About 90 women who...
  • MP: 350 women put through virginity, pregnancy tests 08-06-2013 11:36 PM

    Betul (MP): As many as 350 women were allegedly put through virginity and pregnancy tests during a mass marriage programme organised by the Madhya Pradesh government at Harad village in the tribal-dominated district. Sources said that the tests were apparently ordered by the government officials. A day after the alleged...
  • Esha Deol dismisses pregnancy rumours 05-06-2013 04:43 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Esha Deol has rubbished reports suggesting that she is expecting her first child with husband Bharat Takhtani. Reports about the 31-year-old's pregnancy surfaced when she was spotted wearing a stomach-concealing dress at an event. "Sweet of the media but I'm not pregnant. Would let the world know when...
  • I can't stop the pregnancy rumours: Beyonce 19-05-2013 06:51 PM

    Los Angeles: Pop star Beyonce Knowles has denied reports suggesting she is expecting second child with rapper husband Jay Z. The 31-year-old singer posted a note online on Instagram and insisted "low life people who have nothing better to do than talk about me." "I can't stop the rumours from...
  • Ireland: Savita's death prompts review of abortion laws 01-05-2013 05:14 PM

    New Delhi: The Irish cabinet has reached an agreement which will allow limited legal abortions for the first time ever. This historic bill is part of legislative changes that were promised after Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar died after she was denied a life-saving abortion. The new bill, which will have...
  • UK: Mother forces adopted 14-year-old to get pregnant 30-04-2013 08:16 AM

    London: A woman desperate for another child forced her 14-year-old daughter to get pregnant using syringes of donor sperm, a British judge said. In a ruling reported for the first time on Monday, High Court judge Peter Jackson said the mother had behaved in "a wicked and selfish way" that...
  • Savita Halappanavar death: Doctor admits system failures 10-04-2013 08:31 PM

    London: Savita Halappanavar's consultant obstetrician has admitted there were a number of system failures in her care at Galway University Hospital, where the 17-week pregnant Indian dentist died last October. Dr Katherine Astbury told the ongoing inquest into Savita's death at Galway Courthouse in Ireland that she was unaware of...
  • Kate Middleton to give birth in July 14-01-2013 07:24 PM

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