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UNHRC: Practitioners of symphysiotomies 'should be punished'

The UN Human Rights Committee says the Government should carry out a "prompt, independent and thorough investigation" into symphysiotomy, and says those that carried it out should be prosecuted and punished.

WORLD - BREAKING NEWS

Israeli tank shells kill 15 at UN school compound

Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside.

BUSINESS - BREAKING NEWS

Childcare the biggest concern for mums returning to work after mat leave

Some 44% of mums said they did not understand how the maternity leave tax introduced in 2013 worked, while 22% said they were not aware the tax had changed, a new survey has found.