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2014-06-03 23:05:20

Researchers find that lawmakers rely on flawed racial assumptions to further abortion restrictions. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 The International

2012-04-16 22:21:08

Mothers born in India but living in Canada are significantly more likely to have male babies for their second and third births compared with women in Canada.

2011-07-11 08:40:00

NEW DELHI, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- India must urgently tackle its "vanishing" girl population as the nation awaits the birth of the world's seven billionth baby, says child rights organisation Plan International. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110711/DC32131 ) Plan will mark October 31 - the day when the global population is projected to pass 7 billion - by celebrating the birth of a girl in India's most populous state of Uttar Pradesh.

2011-06-14 23:05:19

Why are female foetuses aborted in China?

2011-05-31 09:21:00

On China's Children's Day, Members of Congress, demographic experts and leading human rights organizations sign declaration to end gendercide WASHINGTON, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Children's Day, leaders from the left and the right will stand together to proclaim one truth that everyone agrees on: Gendercide -- the systemic elimination of a particular gender -- is wrong. This June 1st, at 1 p.m.

2011-03-14 15:09:14

In the next 20 years in large parts of China and India, there will be a 10% to 20% excess of young men because of sex selection and this imbalance will have societal repercussions.


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bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
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