Savita

  • Ireland votes to legalise abortion in life-saving cases July 12, 2013

    Eight months after 31-year-old Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar died from pregnancy complications, the Ireland government has legalised abortions in life-saving cases. This is a first for the Catholic country. ...
  • Ireland to legalise abortion when mother's life is at risk December 19, 2012

    Ireland on Tuesday announced it will legalise abortions when the mother's life is at risk, weeks after the death of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar who died after being refused an abortion in the European country. The decision comes after a huge public outcry over the death of 31-year-old Savita, who...
  • My personal condolances to Savita's family: Irish Minister November 26, 2012

    Ciarán Cannon, TD Ireland's Minister for Education and Skills talks about abortion law in Ireland and Savita's case. ...
  • Savita death: Indian community in Ireland rallies behind family November 25, 2012

    The Indian community in Ireland has assured all its support to Praveen Halappanavar, the husband of Savita who died after being denied a life-saving abortion by a hospital. ...
  • Savita Halappanavar's abortion request papers 'are missing' November 24, 2012

    Ireland has ordered a third probe into the tragic death of Indian doctor Savita Halappanavar after she was denied a life-saving abortion by a Galway hospital. ...
  • News 360: Mamata's no-confidence motion rejected, NTPC stake sale cleared November 22, 2012

    The husband of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar, who died after being denied abortion, questions the credibility of the Irish government probe. ...
  • Ireland: Activists seek compensation for Savita's family November 19, 2012

    Pro-abortion campaigners are demanding compensation for the family of Savita Halappanavar, who died of complications after suffering a miscarriage and being denied an abortion. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 15, 2012

    Maharashtra gets additional security, Bal Thackeray critical, but stable. Death of Indian woman in Ireland after being refused abortion sparks public, political anger. ...
  • Is it time for the Catholic church to change its views on abortion? November 15, 2012

    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 November 15, 2012

    Several parts of the Maharashtra capital continue to wear a deserted look. Most parties, events and film shoots stand cancelled. ...
  • Death of pregnant Indian woman puts Ireland's policy under fire November 15, 2012

    A 31-year-old Indian woman dentist died in Ireland from blood poisoning after doctors allegedly refused to terminate her 17-week-long pregnancy. ...
  • India 360: Victim blamed in Delhi road rage case November 14, 2007

    New Delhi: A case of road rage in the hospital resulted in 18-year-old Akshay Mehta being hospitalised. He and his older sister Akanksha were attacked by two youths who are now absconding after they smashed the windscreen of the Mehtas' car and injured Akshay. The accused's family alleges that Akanksha...