North East  /  Published 13.03.23

494 convicted in Assam child marriage cases

A total of 494 persons were convicted and a total of 6,174 persons released on bail...
By PTI in Guwahati

India  /  Published 13.03.23

Same-sex marriages: Supreme Court refers pleas to five-judge bench

The court said the proceedings will be live-streamed...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.03.23

Govt against same-sex marriages

In terms of Article 14, same-sex relationships and heterosexual relationships are clearly distinct classes which cannot be treated identically: Govt...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

Gallery  /  Published 12.03.23

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Here are the latest developments from India and abroad...
By Our Web Desk

West Bengal  /  Published 11.03.23

Bengal, UNICEF tie-up to end child marriage

Under the umbrella of ‘Anandhadhara’, the key rural livelihood mission, West Bengal is one of the top states in the country with more than 10.45 lakh SHGs...
By PTI in Calcutta


India  /  Published 11.03.23

Gay marriage: SC to hear pleas on March 13

The apex court had, on January 6, clubbed and transferred to itself all such petitions pending before different high courts,...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.03.23

Couple remarry, for gender justice

The much-talked-about 'second marriage' of the couple was held on Women’s Day to send a message that Muslim girls should have equal rights in the inheritance of their parents, a provision that is ab...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Opinion  /  Published 03.03.23

Up for sale

Pre-1949 it was common for parents to avoid spending on their daughters by sending them to their future in-laws that changed after Chinese Communist Revolution...
By Neha Sahay

World  /  Published 27.02.23

England raises minimum age for marriage to 18

Those found guilty of arranging child marriages face sentences of up to seven years in prison...
By PTI in London

Books  /  Published 24.02.23

Yearning for the familiar

At end of book, Ramadan and Baes discuss difficulties of translating La Vie Tranquille which required usage of harshest synonym ...
By Sohini Chakraborty


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