TEENAGE PREGNANCY

  • UK: Mother forces adopted 14yearold to get pregnant April 30, 2013

    London: A woman desperate for another child forced her 14yearold 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...
  • Lowering age of consent will lead to teenage pregnancies: SAD March 18, 2013

    The new anti-rape Bill will be taken up by the Union Cabinet Monday evening after it failed to achieve consensus at two all-party meetings. Sources told CNN-IBN that the key sticking point of lowering the age of consent for sex may have been solved with the government agreeing to keep...
  • Boy Brit dad takes DNA test to prove he's the papa February 18, 2009

    London: A DNA test will be performed to determine if a 13yearold boy fathered a baby with his 15yearold girlfriend, his spokesman said on Monday. The test comes after a tabloid newspaper reported that other teenage boys have come forward claiming to be the father of the newborn baby girl. Spokesperson Max...
  • Brit dad is 13, mum is 15 and politician outraged February 13, 2009

    London: A leading British politician reacted with outrage after a 13yearold boy was found to have become a father after having a night's unprotected sex with a girl only two years his senior. Alfie Patten became a parent to Maisie Roxanne after his 15yearold girlfriend Chantelle Steadman gave birth four days...
  • Britney splurges on nursery for preg teen sister March 16, 2008

    Washington: It seems that Britney Spears is leaving no stone unturned for giving pregnant sister JamieLynns unborn child a grand welcome. According to reports, the troubled singer has commissioned the trendy Los Angeles baby boutique Petit Tresor to design an oceanthemed nursery for her sister in Kentwood, Louisiana. Britney has also ordered...
  • Masand's Verdict: Juno avoids cliches at every turn March 15, 2008

    Cast: Ellen Page, Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman Direction: Jason Reitman Who'd have thought a film about an unplanned teenage pregnancy could be such fun, and honestly I can't think of a better word to describe this movie. It's the story of an independentminded 16yearold girl Juno, played by Ellen Page, who has...