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#Circumcision

# circumcision - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

‘Barbaric’ circumcision accused admits endangering baby’s life
# Philip Ogbewe
# Philip Ogbewe

‘Barbaric’ circumcision accused admits endangering baby’s life

May 20th 2020, 10:15 PM 26,532 Views 0 Comments

The baby needed emergency urgent medical attention and was hospitalised for two weeks.

# circumcision - Monday 4 February, 2019

Man sent to trial accused of endangerment of life over alleged circumcision carried out on baby
# Courts
# Courts

Man sent to trial accused of endangerment of life over alleged circumcision carried out on baby

Feb 4th 2019, 3:59 PM 12,962 Views 0 Comments

The infant needed emergency medical attention and was hospitalised for two weeks.

# circumcision - Friday 11 January, 2019

Man (54) accused of impersonating doctor during circumcision of 10-month baby boy
# Courts
# Courts

Man (54) accused of impersonating doctor during circumcision of 10-month baby boy

Jan 11th 2019, 5:36 PM 39,730 Views 0 Comments

The infant needed emergency medical attention and was hospitalised for two weeks.

# circumcision - Friday 16 November, 2018

Man to stand trial over 'crude circumcision' of baby boy who had to be hospitalised
# Dr Philip
# Dr Philip

Man to stand trial over 'crude circumcision' of baby boy who had to be hospitalised

Nov 16th 2018, 4:26 PM 24,906 Views 0 Comments

A court was told the boy was lucky to be alive.

# circumcision - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Iceland's plan to ban circumcision is causing controversy
# Mutilation
# Mutilation

Iceland's plan to ban circumcision is causing controversy

Feb 25th 2018, 9:00 PM 32,016 Views 92 Comments

Lawmakers want it put on par with female genital mutilation.

# circumcision - Thursday 24 March, 2016

'Families hire 'cutters' to remove any sensation for the girl and it's called a rite of passage'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Families hire 'cutters' to remove any sensation for the girl and it's called a rite of passage'

Mar 24th 2016, 4:00 PM 1,080 Views 28 Comments

Extreme forms of mutilation can lead to difficulties in menstruation, painful intercourse, incontinence and infertility.

# circumcision - Saturday 6 February, 2016

'I used a razor blade and often cut ten girls a day'
# Female Genital Mutilation
# Female Genital Mutilation

'I used a razor blade and often cut ten girls a day'

Feb 6th 2016, 7:45 AM 45,681 Views 80 Comments

There are over 140 million girls and woman across the world with cut genitals and this dangerous and painful practice continues today.

# circumcision - Saturday 16 May, 2015

US woman who fled to avoid son's circumcision is arrested
# Legal Battle
# Legal Battle

US woman who fled to avoid son's circumcision is arrested

May 16th 2015, 6:30 PM 28,990 Views 79 Comments

The mother and the boy’s father disagree about whether he should be circumcised.

# circumcision - Monday 11 August, 2014

Kenyan men flee to escape enforced circumcision
# Health
# Health

Kenyan men flee to escape enforced circumcision

Aug 11th 2014, 7:15 PM 20,706 Views 36 Comments

The procedure is often carried out without anaesthesia.

# circumcision - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Uganda tests 'rubber band circumcision' in battle against HIV
# Safe Sex
# Safe Sex

Uganda tests 'rubber band circumcision' in battle against HIV

Jun 18th 2014, 7:45 AM 15,366 Views 31 Comments

The simple device – two plastic rings and an elastic band – cuts off blood supply to the foreskin, which then shrivels and is removed with the band after a week.

# circumcision - Sunday 3 February, 2013

# circumcision - Monday 16 July, 2012

Circumcision ban could make Germany 'laughing stock': Merkel
# Germany
# Germany

Circumcision ban could make Germany 'laughing stock': Merkel

Jul 16th 2012, 1:50 PM 9,563 Views 109 Comments

“I do not want Germany to be the only country in the world in which Jews cannot practise their rites,” the Germany Chancellor has said.

# circumcision - Thursday 28 June, 2012

The Evening Fix: Thursday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Thursday

Jun 28th 2012, 7:50 PM 10,627 Views 2 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

German court: 'Circumcising young boys is grievous bodily harm'
# Germany
# Germany

German court: 'Circumcising young boys is grievous bodily harm'

Jun 28th 2012, 2:54 PM 8,122 Views 55 Comments

Jewish and Islamic groups have criticised the decision, describing it as an attempt to criminalise their customs.

# circumcision - Saturday 30 July, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jul 30th 2011, 11:22 AM 1,262 Views 0 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

# circumcision - Saturday 18 June, 2011

Comic-book hero 'Foreskin Man' criticised as anti-Semitic
# Foreskin Man
From The Daily Edge
# Foreskin Man

Comic-book hero 'Foreskin Man' criticised as anti-Semitic

Jun 18th 2011, 7:21 PM 1,267 Views 22 Comments

It’s fair to say the man who fights Orthdox Jews and doctors who perform circumcisions is not your average comic-book hero.

# circumcision - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Philippine city aims for Guinness World Record with mass circumcision 'party'
# Philippines
From The Daily Edge
# Philippines

Philippine city aims for Guinness World Record with mass circumcision 'party'

May 7th 2011, 11:09 AM 2,016 Views 6 Comments

Around 1,500 boys aged nine years and up have been circumcised at an event organised to provide safe surgery for traditional circumcision.