Ironically, a BJP leader from Madhya Pradesh had once publicly pushed the cause of early marriages
23 Sep 2021 11:40 PM
The 10-member panel was due to submit its report to the government by July 31
17 Oct 2020 11:30 AM
Rajni was going to school in her village and loved her books, games and learning.
11 Dec 2019 2:55 AM
The 'SHE' teams have stopped 69 child marriages and rescued 69 minor girls from child marriages so far.
02 Dec 2019 2:52 PM
On April 17, the Jebaseelan saw a poster of the wedding of a 16-year-old girl and informed the police about it.
14 May 2019 1:41 PM
The 11-year-old is believed to be the trader’s third wife.
11 Aug 2018 7:42 PM
According to Nathan Larson, he is an open supporter of paedophilia and thinks it is okay for men to have sex with children.
04 Jun 2018 6:18 PM
More than 575 million girls live in countries "where gender bias is a serious issue".
31 May 2018 5:21 PM
National statistic on child marriages show that the state is on the third position in terms of share of child marriages in all marriages.
19 May 2018 2:22 AM
Wedding was reportedly held as boy’s terminally ill mother wanted family to have an adult woman to take care of household after her demise.
12 May 2018 5:50 PM
The girl was promised to a 38-yr-old man after her family failed to pay rent to his parents for months.
10 May 2018 4:51 PM
BJP MLA Gopal Parmar asked parents of young girls to guard against 'love jihad' to prevent their families from being ruined.
06 May 2018 6:56 PM
In one of the incidents, a 15-year-old minor was rescued from being married to a 25-year-old boy.
11 Mar 2018 4:02 PM
The Florida governor intends to sign the bill into law, a spokeswoman said.
10 Mar 2018 6:33 PM
Although Krishna Kumari Kohli was a child bride, her husband encouraged her to continue studying.
08 Mar 2018 3:59 PM
When a girl is forced to marry as a child, she faces immediate and lifelong consequences.
06 Mar 2018 4:43 PM
Despite the law, child marriage remains deeply rooted and accepted in society, and is widespread in parts of the country.
06 Mar 2018 1:50 PM
The girl's parents were about to get her married to a 26-yr-old relative before the police intervened.
07 Feb 2018 4:47 PM
The 15-year-old boy studied in Class 9 and hung himself from the ceiling soon after being married to his sister-in-law at a temple.
15 Dec 2017 2:53 PM
If the government now has the sense to not challenge the Supreme Court verdict, it must create such support systems.
14 Oct 2017 1:12 AM