MP: Marriage card printers asked to mention couples' age to prevent child marriages

In a bid to check child marriage in the state, the Madhya Pradesh government has asked printing press owners to mention on wedding card invitations that the couple getting married is of marriageable age, after verifying it.

The ticking time bomb of marriageable age

Okay, so this topic which I am about to rant about is something which I have been facing since the past few months now. And I feel many girls who are in their late twenties might agree with me, if not all.

New law to end ambiguity on marriageable age

To put an end to ambiguity over the minimum age of marriage mentioned in numerous laws, the government is contemplating a new law that will spell it out as 18 years for women and 21 years for men.