Opinion  /  Published 16.08.19

Marriage: Made in heaven and protected on Earth

Couples getting married usually promise to stay hitched till death does them part. While partners may not always be earnest about their marriage vows, a zoo in Changzhou, China, has taken the oath a b...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 25.07.19

Govt defends bill on triple talaq

The Lok Sabha on Thursday took up for consideration the contentious bill to make the practice of instant triple talaq illegal with up to three years in jail for the husband. Moving the bill for consid...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 03.03.20

Two held over teen marriage in Dhubri

The Dhubri District Child Welfare Committee, along with local police, rescued a teenager from being married off on Tuesday and arrested her brother and the prospective groom. Rehana Khatun, 17, is a r...
By Mukesh Kumar Singh in Dhubri

Opinion  /  Published 26.08.19

Are marriages best when they don't happen?

My 11-year-old comes back home from school and announces that her class is studying the status of women in the late Vedic age in history. I ask her what she has learnt. She answers that the status of ...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

Opinion  /  Published 19.08.18

Adultery, that small-time imp

By Gopalkrishna Gandhi



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