birth control

Animal birth control programme courts controversy

 The ABC Centre which has been started in the compound of the Government Veterinary Centre, Thiruvallom, houses dogs in heavily impoverished conditions.

published on : 26th October 2021

France to offer free birth control to all women up to 25

The measure will also include free medical visits about contraception, and will start Jan.1, Health Minister Olivier Veran announced on France-2 television.

published on : 9th September 2021

Sterilised woman in Odisha's Jajpur gets pregnant, seeks compensation

“I have no option but to give birth as it would be illegal to abort the child,” she said.

published on : 6th September 2021

Animal birth control programme back on track in Kochi

Corp’s plan to control stray dog population, stalled for three months, will restart next week with new doctors and dog catchers

published on : 7th August 2021

Adopt 'decent family planning policy' for population control: Assam CM to minority community

The statement comes against the backdrop of eviction drives carried out at some places which drew criticism from some minority-based organisations.

published on : 10th June 2021

Despite China relaxing family planning rules, young population fine with 'one-child' policy

The latest easing is part of an increasingly desperate effort to stir a demographic boom before China's remarkable growth story is bogged down by the healthcare and pension bills.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Dog attacks: Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike has good news, but few convinced

Palike’s records show that number of attacks falling by around 1,000 every year. But residents and elected leaders say numbers don’t reflect reality

published on : 15th June 2018

Scientist soldiers on with his 46-year ‘dream’ for a birth-control vaccine

Gursaran Pran Talwar's 46-year struggle to introduce his “dream” birth-control vaccine in India is about to pay off as clinical trials to test its safety and efficacy are set to begin.

published on : 29th April 2018