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Sex selective abortions worry Azerbaijanis
Almost 10 percent of female births are prevented due to preferences for boys in a trend that alarms demographers.
MJ del Valle
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 11:42 GMT
America is not as 'divided' on abortion as you think
Despite claims to the contrary, polls show that Americans from all political parties are overwhelmingly pro-choice.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2013 06:48 GMT
Are Republicans redefining women's rights?
As debate rages over Republican positions on abortion, we ask if a war is being waged on women's right to choose.
Inside Story US 2012
Inside Story: US 2012
Last updated: 29 Aug 2012 14:38 GMT
Reproductive rights and the Republican primary
The extreme wing of the Republican Party wants to pass a law that would deprive women of their personhood.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2012 17:27 GMT
Impunity cloaks abuse of girls in Jamaica
A recent acquittal of a pastor accused of child sex crimes has focused attention on the violent abuse of young girls.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2011 18:20 GMT
Forced abortions for Chinese women
Mother tells Al Jazeera how her foetus was terminated at eight months after she violated the one-child policy.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2010 14:19 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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