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Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy by the removal or expulsion from the uterus of afetus or embryo, resulting in or caused by its death. An abortion can occur spontaneously due to complications during pregnancy or can be induced, in humans and other species. In the context of human pregnancies, an abortion induced to preserve the health of the gravida (pregnant female) is termed a therapeutic abortion, while an abortion induced for any other reason is termed an elective abortion. Read More

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A nurse cares for Nourhanne Ahmed, a premature baby girl, inside an incubator
More Than 50 Australian Men Got Pregnant, Gave Birth to Babies in 2013; Advocate Predicts Trend to Last

By IBTimes AU

More than 50 men in Australia have given birth to children in 2013 alone. A new report by Medicare Australia ha released official figures. (Nov 19)


Pope Denounces Euthanasia, Says It Is Analogous To Abortion

By IBTimes AU

Pope Francis condemns euthanasia as false compassion (Nov 17)

Pope Francis
Pope Francis Betrays Catholic Conservatives With His Welcoming Of Gays And Lesbians—Group Says

By IBTimes AU

Conservative Catholics felt betrayed by how Pope Francis is welcoming gay and lesbians. (Nov 05)

Newborn Twins Die As 999 Medical Crew Are Locked Out And Unable To Enter Tower

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Newborn babies die due to multiple organ failure as their mother was in too much pain to open the tower and let in medical personnel. (Nov 05)

UK Glamour Model Josie Cunningham on Breastfeeding: ‘It’s Borderline Incest’

By IBTimes AU

Josie Cunningham slams breastfeeding mothers with her outrageous claim. (Oct 16)


Pope To Demote Conservative Cardinal – A Revolution, Decapitation, Describes Vatican Critic

By IBTimes AU

Pope Francis is reportedly demoting a conservative cardinal – a move deemed as a revolution and decapitation by seasoned Vatican critic (Sep 18)


Russia's President Vladimir Putin talks to reporters during a meeting in Brasilia July 16, 2014
Vladimir Putin Will Become God, A Russian Activist Believes

By IBTimes AU

A Russian activist believes that Vladimir Putin will eventually become God through divine grace. (Sep 11)


Mariah Carey And Husband, Nick Cannon Arrive At The 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon's Divorce: James Canon Cryptic Facebook Post Hints At Separation Reasons, Mariah's Fans Criticise

By IBTimes AU

Nick Cannon's father James Canon posts a cryptic message on his Facebook Amidst Nick and Mariah Carey's divorce. (Aug 25)


Nine-month-old baby Musa Khan drinks milk from his bottle while being carried by his grandfather Muhammad Yasin as they leave after appearing in a court in Lahore April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza
Aussie Same-Sex Couple Leaves Thailand With Newborn Twins Amid Surrogacy Scandal

By IBTimes AU

An Australian same-sex male couple who had a commercial surrogacy deal in Thailand were prevented on Thursday from leaving Bangkok due to lack of documents as proof they are the legal guardians of the twins. (Aug 18)


A female couple simulate a bondage sex act for the public at the Sexpo '08 exhibition
Fifty Shades of Grey Recommended to Underage Patients: Interest in BDSM Begins Before the Age of 15

By IBTimes AU

Erotic romance novel, Fifty Shades of Grey set the record as the fastest-selling book of all time and is also the bestselling book in Britain. The erotic novel has been read by almost every one, young and old. (Aug 04)