Up to 12 million girls aborted in India over last 30 years, new study says

By Reuters Staff
May 27, 2011

(A girl stands on posters during a rally against abortion in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad October 2, 2008/Krishnendu Halder)

San Francisco may vote on banning male circumcision

By Reuters Staff
April 29, 2011

(A Jewish circumcsion, 18 November 2007/Chesdovi)

A group opposed to male circumcision said they have collected more than enough signatures to qualify a proposal to ban the practice in San Francisco as a ballot measure for November elections.