If the pregnancy has to be terminated in 20 weeks, the opinion of one doctor is required.
30 Jan 2020 1:43 AM
which mandated that MTPs be performed only at government hospitals or hospitals and clinics recognised by the state for the same.
22 Sep 2018 6:04 AM
The woman already has a five-yr-old boy with Down’s Syndrome.
21 Sep 2018 1:43 AM
The girl, who is now in the 24th week of her pregnancy, was raped earlier this year.
15 Sep 2018 1:08 AM
MTP is allowed provided if it fits into five conditions mentioned in the law and allowed only up to 20-weeks only.
02 Aug 2018 2:12 AM
The girl had later delivered, but the baby boy expired after a few days.
02 Aug 2018 2:06 AM
The police took action against the couple after receiving a complaint against them from a Solapur-based civil surgeon M.R. Pattanshetty.
27 Aug 2017 1:44 AM
The PMO has instead asked the ministry to strengthen the existing MTP and Pre Conception-Pre Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PC-PNDT) Act.
26 May 2017 6:04 AM
As per recent BMC data collated from registered MTP centres, over 40,000 women underwent medical or surgical abortion over the past year.
16 May 2017 2:36 AM
Several women and health rights organisations have condemned the PAC’s suggestions.
11 Apr 2017 12:44 AM
After apex court allows his wife to abort foetus, says ‘no one should suffer like us’.
17 Jan 2017 1:12 AM
The MTP Act in India came into existence in 1971 and was amended in 2003 to facilitate better access to women.
15 Nov 2016 1:23 AM