One of the most read posts on this blog is Missing Girls in India. It is a problem of economics, culture, ideology and patriarchy. Here again, more sad and startling figures and personal stories regarding the skewed ratio of boys to girls. Click here for the full article from BBC News.
India's unwanted girls
India's 2011 census shows a serious decline in the number of girls under the age of seven - activists fear eight million female foetuses may have been aborted in the past decade. The BBC's Geeta Pandey in Delhi explores what has led to this crisis.