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Indian laws do no permit euthanasia or mercy killing.
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A 17-year-old has committed doctor-assisted suicide in Belgium, the first minor to do so under rules adopted in 2014 allowing euthanasia for people of all ages, the head of the na...
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After years of debate and legal battles, India will soon decide whether or not to pass a law to legalize “passive euthanasia”. The Union government has released a draft Bill on it and has invited publ...
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NEW DELHI -- The Supreme Court yesterday refrained from passing an order on a plea to legalise passive euthanasia and the right of terminally-ill persons to execute 'Living Will' not to prolong their...
As Aruna Shanbaug's body, bedecked with flowers, was cremated in the afternoon, scores of people gathered to pay their last respects. Many saw her death as an end to unbearable misery. But for others, including her caregivers, there was always a tiny bit of life in her.