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Indian court rejects abortion for 10-year-old rape victim

India’s Supreme Court has refused to allow an abortion for a 10-year-old girl allegedly raped by her uncle on the grounds that she is too far into her pregnancy. A doctors’ panel told the court that, at 32 weeks, termination of the pregnancy would be “too risky”. Her pregnancy was discovered two weeks ago when she complained of stomach ache ...

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10-year-old raped for a year by uncle

NEW DELHI: A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her uncle for the past one year at her house in southeast Delhi’s Jamia Nagar. Police said the accused had shifted to the survivor’s house as his family had been staying in West Bengal. He was arrested on Monday, almost a month after he went missing when a case was registered ...

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