The latest census figures have come as a big jolt to the authorities in the nort…


The latest census figures have come as a big jolt to the authorities in the northern Indian State of Bihar who are just waking up to the dangers of female foeticide. So what are they doing about it? On a steaming hot day, nearly two dozen women have gathered in the office of the government-run child development project in the Bihar village of Vidupur. Most are accompanied by their little daughters. All of them have a white sheet of paper. It's a precious document …



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