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Plea for early reconstruction of culvert

Traffic along Tiruchendur highway was hit for sometime on Thursday after a group of residents blocked the road demanding immediate reconstruction of a damaged culvert, which has been removed to enable construction of a new structure. As damaged culverts in Tirunelveli and Palayamkottai are being rebuilt, badly damaged road culvert across Pranthankulam in Manakaavalanpillai Nagar […]

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Genital reconstruction surgery on 5-year-old stirs debate

A genital reconstruction surgery planned for a five-year-old child at the State-run St. George’s Hospital in Mumbai has triggered a debate on whether such procedures can be carried out on minors who are not in a position to give an informed consent. Parents of Aiman Khan, who was raised as a girl in Beed’s Majalgaon […]