The Indian state of Assam may enact a strict 'two child policy' in response to concerns about rapid population growth in the region.
A huge and growing industry is under threat
Indian authorities have discovered 19 aborted fetuses dumped in plastic bags in the western state of Maharashtra.
Dr Ketan Desai steadfastly denies all allegations
It's a job for the poor and desperate
What will happen to the UAS$1billion business
Three women tel the BBC of the sorrow of separation
But Indian urologist says he is completely innocent.
Bioethical debate tends to focus on controversial medical procedures, such as genetic modification, IVF, euthanasia and abortion. The latest issue of the Indian Journal of Medical Ethics questions this, arguing that corruption is the greatest moral challenge facing medicine today.
Corruption is not a chapter heading in most bioethics textbooks. But a passionate article in a recent issue of the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine suggests that it is fundamental.
Ketan Desai in New Delhi jail
Dr Ketan Desai was consummate political operator