Illegal abortions kill dozens of girls in Malawi

2014-10-13 08:43

Many staunchly Christian parents in Malawi do not inform their children about birth control, resulting in unsafe abortions that have killed dozens of girls.

Lily Allen takes stance on abortion

2012-10-09 18:35

Lily Allen has taken to her Twitter page to insist it is not up to politicians to tell women whether or not they should have abortions and when they should have them.

UK abortion clinic targeted by US group

2012-03-14 19:44

A UK abortion clinic says a US-based religious group is intimidating women seeking termination of their pregnancies.

Abortion, gay marriage 'insidious threats'

2010-05-13 21:56

Pope Benedict XVI has called abortion and same-sex marriage two of the most "insidious and dangerous" threats facing the world today.

I regret my abortion

2015-04-09 11:09

Our stories need to be told, whether they are happy or horrific. One reader shares hers.

Pregnant woman blasts anti-abortion activists

2014-12-05 13:58

Watch this mom defend the rights of women who choose to abort.

‘I forced my 16 year old to have an abortion!’

2014-10-30 10:38

Who calls the shots when it comes to responding to teen pregnancy, asks Claudia.

"Oh, really?": 7 dumbest things recently said about women

2014-08-20 11:06

Whoever said empty vessels make the most noise was right. Here is a compilation of the dumbest things said about women that you won't believe.

Teens, sex and babies

2014-07-28 10:34

If sex education is effective, why are there so many kids becoming parents?

Toni Braxton says son’s autism is God’s abortion ‘payback’

2014-05-26 09:55

Star’s guilt over abortion leads to claims that God punished her by afflicting her son.


After two days of debate, a landmark bill has been passed in Ireland that enshrines into law a woman's right to an abortion in cases where her life is at risk or she is in danger of committing suicide. Watch.

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Calls for end to abortion ban in Morocco

2012-06-04 14:13

Hundreds of Moroccan women are resorting to backstreet abortions, a leading doctor says, prompting calls for reform in a country where the termination of pregnancies remains illegal.

Spain's abortion law takes effect

2010-07-05 20:08

A new Spanish law allowing abortion without restrictions in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy has gone into into effect, but the Constitutional Court could yet intervene.

Abortion: Should your partner have a say in your decision?

2015-05-13 11:05

Can two people in a relationship reach a compromise when it comes to abortion? Jennifer Thorpe weighs in.

Single mom’s stunning lullaby

2015-03-26 15:10

Viral video of mom and baby has a remarkable story behind it.

'I fell pregnant as a teen and aborted my baby'

2014-10-30 12:08

One moms story of choices she made as a teen.

Mom goes to jail for giving daughter abortion pills

2014-09-08 09:21

US mom goes to prison for supplying so-called ‘abortion pills’ to teen daughter.

“My wife aborted without my permission”

2014-08-19 10:48

Do women have the sole right to decide about pregnancy in a marriage?

'Your father wanted you dead'

2014-07-18 14:44

Are unwanted children a threat to their father's freedom?

Woman films and shares her abortion with the public

2014-05-09 10:44

Emily Letts is an abortion counsellor who shared her own abortion story with the world in an attempt to show women what it’s like.

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