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33 percent of child brides in the world are Indian: Report

33 percent of child brides in the world are Indian: Report

Child marriage cannot be directly linked to socioeconomic factors as six of the 10 states that account for a significant proportion of marriage below 18 years of age are socio-economically better-off states.

Malaysia decides not to criminalise child marriage

A Malaysian MP said girls as young as nine were "physically and spiritually" ready for marriage, as the Muslim-majority Southeast Asian country passed a law on sexual offences against children without criminalising child marriage.

‘Balika Vadhu’ to go off air – Here’s why

‘Balika Vadhu’ to go off air – Here’s why

After eight years, one of Indian TV’s longest running shows- Balika Vadhu – will go off air.

Old man poses with 12-year-old bride – Watch video to know how people reacted

Old man poses with 12-year-old bride – Watch video to know how people reacted

A video featuring an old man posing for photographs with his 12-year-old bride has gone viral on social media platforms.

Know how 'Jamai Raja' of Rajasthan slept with 55 brides and fled away with jewellery

Know how 'Jamai Raja' of Rajasthan slept with 55 brides and fled away with jewellery

Jiyaram Jat, popularly known as 'Jamai Raja' in Rajasthan police records, accused of sleeping with 55 brides, died on June 11.

SHOCKING! 6-year-old bride kept crying - WATCH sad reality of child marriage

SHOCKING! 6-year-old bride kept crying - WATCH sad reality of child marriage

This video showing sad reality of child marriages will move you to tears. 

Mumbai woman forced to consume liquor, raped by friend in New Delhi

Mumbai woman forced to consume liquor, raped by friend in New Delhi

Cases of atrocities against women doesn't seem to stop as another woman was recently locked up in a flat, forced to consume alcohol and then subjected to gang-rape by two men in the central Delhi.

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- Ban on State highways liquor shops to be enforced by High Court in Punjab and Haryana

- Cong. protests 'cancellation' of invite to Hooda

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‘Balika Vadhu’ completes 2000 episode, still questions societal norms

‘Balika Vadhu’ completes 2000 episode, still questions societal norms

‘Balika Vadhu’, which is said to have become the country's first drama series to cross the 2,000-episode mark, has continued to raise concerns about societal issues like child marriage, domestic abuse, marital rape and even remarriage.