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In a recent judgment, the Supreme Court allowed unmarried women to seek abortions, granting them similar rights to married women in India.
Credit: DNA - Published on October 3, 2022

Though the protection given to marital rape under penal provision for rape in Indian Penal Code is under challenge in Supreme Court and is pending, today's..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on September 29, 2022

The court also acknowledged sexual violence perpetuated by what it called an intimate partner.
Credit: DNA - Published on September 29, 2022

A minor rape victim's request for medical termination of her 28-week pregnancy was granted by the Kerala High Court, helping the victim.
Credit: DNA - Published on August 18, 2022

In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court pushed for including unmarried women in the abortion law in India, urging for change in MTP Act.
Credit: DNA - Published on August 7, 2022

A Bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and JB Pardiwala said it will interpret the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act and the related rules to see if..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on August 7, 2022

The Supreme Court on Friday said it would carry out an interpretational correction in the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act and the Rules thereunder to..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on August 5, 2022

In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court allowed the medical examination of an unmarried woman who wanted to end her pregnancy at 24 weeks
Credit: DNA - Published on July 21, 2022

The current Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act does not permit termination of a pregnancy beyond 20 weeks unless it poses health risks for the foetus and..
Credit: Mid-Day - Published on October 8, 2021

While prior to the 2021 amendment, the MTP act permitted termination of pregnancies up to 20 weeks if the same was okayed by at least two doctors, the amendment..
on May 11, 2021 • Mid-Day
Sharp rise in cases before courts though doctors can decide on medical termination upto 20 weeks into gestation.
Credit: Hindu - Published on September 27, 2020

There is an extreme shortage of medical abortion drugs across the country, with acute crisis due to lack of stocks in Delhi, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Haryana and..
Credit: Mid-Day - Published on August 10, 2020

To increase gestation period for termination of pregnancy from 20 to 24 weeks
Credit: Hindu - Published on August 8, 2019

*Lucknow:* Considering the trauma that the minor rape survivor may face if she has to give birth to an unborn child, the Allahabad High Court on Friday permitted..
Credit: Mid-Day - Published on July 20, 2019

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