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OP-ED: Whatever the reason may be

OP-ED: Whatever the reason may be

Najia Nuray Jarin

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The decision to terminate a pregnancy should be respected, not judged

Biden scraps ban on US funds for abortion...

Biden scraps ban on US funds for abortion...

North America

Fri, Jan 29 2021

Biden also restored access to healthcare.gov, allowing Americans to sign up for insurance through the...

Abortion becomes legal in Argentina...

Abortion becomes legal in

Latin America

Fri, Jan 15 2021

President Alberto Fernandez signed a law that allows abortion until 14 weeks of pregnancy

Argentina's Catholics, evangelicals...

Argentina's Catholics, evangelicals...

Latin America

Sun, Dec 27 2020

The bill aims to legalize voluntary abortions at up to 14 weeks

Thousands in Argentina march against...

Thousands march against abortion bill...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 29 2020

This will be the ninth time in majority-Catholic Argentina that a bill to legalize abortion has been...

OP-ED: The American election and the...

OP-ED: The American election and the...

Forrest Cookson

Tue, Sep 29 2020

What conflicts drive the make-up of the Supreme Court? This is the second part of a three-part...

Kushtia schoolgirl raped, forced to...

Kushtia schoolgirl raped, forced to...

Nation

Tue, Mar 10 2020

She had been allegedly raped for months

Future of abortion at stake in US Supreme...

Future of abortion at stake in US Supreme...

World

Wed, Mar 4 2020

At issue is a state law in Louisiana which requires doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges...

Teen hospitalized after alleged rapist...

Teen hospitalized after alleged rapist...

Nation

Thu, Feb 6 2020

Police are investigating the incident after detaining the accused

Indian cabinet clears way to rape survivor's...

Indian cabinet clears way to rape survivor's...

World

Fri, Jan 31 2020

'This will help particularly adolescent girls, disabled girls, rape victims and others who face these...

Our abortion laws make no sense

Our abortion laws make no sense

Suparna Roy

Tue, Oct 15 2019

A reassessment of our abortion laws is required to ensure the rights of both mothers and children

It’s her choice

It’s her choice

Opinion

Tue, May 21 2019

What does the law in Bangladesh say about abortion?

S Korea court strikes down law criminalizing...

S Korea court strikes down law criminalizing...

East Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

The court said in a statement the outright ban on abortion, as well as a law that made doctors who conduct...

UK top court says it can't demand abortion...

UK top court says it can't demand abortion...

World

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Britain's Supreme Court expressed the view on Thursday that Northern Ireland's strict abortion...

Northern Ireland awaits landmark abortion...

Northern Ireland awaits landmark abortion...

Europe

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Unlike in mainland Britain, abortion is illegal in Northern Ireland, carrying a potential life sentence,...

Elton John says Ireland abortion vote...

Elton John says Ireland abortion vote...

D2

Tue, May 29 2018

Elton John, on a visit to Ukraine to raise awareness about AIDS, said Ireland’s vote

Chandpur clinic sealed off after death...

Chandpur clinic sealed off after death...

Nation

Mon, Jan 22 2018

The director of the clinic, Afroza Akhter Jhunu, reportedly conducted the abortion herself without the...

Woman files case against cricketer over...

Woman files case against cricketer over...

Nation

Mon, Aug 28 2017

After shifting to a new home, Maruf allegedly started assaulting Tamanna physically and mentally

Your body, not your choice

Your body, not your choice

D2

Sat, Apr 8 2017

The restrictive policies surrounding abortion and the need to change them

Eight countries sign up to counter Trump's...

Eight countries sign up to counter Trump's...

World

Thu, Feb 9 2017

Eight countries have joined an initiative to raise millions of dollars to replace shortfalls caused by...