The court rejected the petition saying that there were health and legal issues around the abortions of rape victims.
24 Aug 2019 2:08 AM
The Bombay high court has allowed a 13-year-old rape victim to terminate her 26-week-old foetus.
06 May 2018 5:00 AM
The court refused to allow termination of the 25-week-old pregnancy because it is risky for both the mother and the foetus.
22 Dec 2017 8:05 PM
The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act bars abortion of a foetus over 20-week old unless approved by a court.
01 Dec 2017 1:09 AM
The report informed the court that there was a “complete absence of brain and skull” of the foetus and survival rate was minimal.
01 Sep 2017 12:54 AM
Medicos from state-run JJ Hospital will be included in the committee.
29 Aug 2017 1:25 AM
Based on the doctor's advise, the girl's parents approached Charkop police, who registered a case of sexual assault on Thursday.
12 Aug 2017 9:19 AM
The medicos said that the babies with abnormalities, in many cases, have not been able to survive.
29 Jul 2017 2:32 AM
As the foetus has crossed the 20-weeks mark, it could not be aborted.
24 Jun 2017 4:57 AM
The couple approached the SC seeking permission to abort 24-week foetus as it suffers from abnormalities that could be fatal for the mother.
23 Jun 2017 1:12 PM
As the foetus had crossed the 20-week, mark it could not be aborted, though it may be safe to do so.
22 Jun 2017 2:31 AM