4ZZZ launched its glorious tradition of counting down listeners' 100 favourite songs on New Year's Day 1977. More than 10 years later, 2JJJ in Sydney (which employed many ex-Zed staff) began conducting its own Hot 100. Because 4ZZZ held the rights to the name Hot 100, there was a little bit of legal biffo when TripleJ became a national broadcaster, so they changed the name of their survey to the "Hottest 100".
Modern India sees increase in female abortion
The research comes after a court case filed by the Centre for Women’s Development, who argued that internet ads for sex tests in India breached advertising regulations.
Fetal sex tests are illegal in India, but Sabu George of the Centre for Women's Development Studies says the country’s elite are increasingly turning to them.
Census data shows the rate of girls being born is dropping dramatically compared to boys, equating to millions of fetuses being aborted because of their gender.