Never miss a great news story! Get instant notifications from Economic Times Allow Not now. Sex ratio at birth in Haryana rises to girls per boys.
Hundreds of people protested an unprecedented security crackdown and clashed with police on Aug. Turkey's first national earth observation satellite, named Rasat, completed its 8th year in orbit. Indian minister wants compulsory prenatal sex tests.
The Child Sex Ratio is defined as the number of females per males in the age group 0—6 years. In the census the child sex ratio of India was which declined to in the census As per the censusArunachal Pradesh has the highest child sex ratio among the Indian states i. From the above table it can be concluded that the child sex ratio in India has decreased between to
An Indian techie from Tamil Nadu was sentenced to nine years of imprisonment on Thursday on charges of a "brazen sexual assault" against a fellow female passenger inside a commercial airplane early this year. Prabhu Ramamoorthy, 35, who came to the US on a H-1B visa inwill be deported after he serves his sentence, a federal court in Detroit said as it sentenced the Indian national to nine years of imprisonment. Judge Terrence Berge hoped it would be grave enough to deter others from committing similar crimes.
According to United Nations, Sex ratio is defined as the number of males per females. Sex Ratio of India is It means that India has females per males.
Multicultural India has developed its discourse on sexuality differently based on its distinct regions with their own unique cultures. However, one common aspect remains: the existence of a subtle conspiracy of silence and taboos that clouds the Indian world of sexual desires and expressions. The origins of this silence towards India's rich contributions to sexuality and shunning of it almost are to be found in the repurcussions of the colonial rule and of the Bible.
The network has 5 million members, who between them have 20 million dependents — yet sex workers have little influence. Indian society and politics are too conservative to discuss sex work openly, much less debate or acknowledge their rights as citizens, said Kusum. In Kolkata, sex workers are taking their demands directly to candidates for the first time. Sex workers have lobbied two-thirds of the plus candidates standing in West Bengal, where Kolkata is located, to sign declarations of support for their demands.
The Indus Valley civilization, one of the world's oldest, flourished during the 3rd and 2nd millennia B. Aryan tribes from the northwest infiltrated the Indian subcontinent about B. The Maurya Empire of the 4th and 3rd centuries B.
News of the decision instantly shot around India. On the steps of an iconic courthouse in Bangalore, people danced, kissed and hugged tightly, eyes closed. The justices eagerly went further than simply decriminalizing gay sex. From now on, they ruled, gay Indians are to be accorded all the protections of the Constitution.