Matrimonial Websites
Opinion  /  Published 24.07.22

Alarming disinterest in working women

Inherited attitudes may sometimes fall flat, especially when circumstances have changed with time. But India’s attitude towards its women remains rigidly upright, because it springs from pure di...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 14.06.22

Singapore: Indian jailed for duping

A 51-year-old Indian-origin woman was on Tuesday sentenced to seven months' jail by a Singapore court for duping an Indian man and his father of more than SGD 5,000 by masquerading as a younger wo...
By Gurdip Singh in Singapore

Opinion  /  Published 03.04.22

Letters to the Editor: A matrimonial site for IITians is grossly elitist

Screened out Sir — A matrimonial website, IITIIM Shaadi, has come under fire for catering only to the alumni of premier institutions like the Indian Institutes of Technology and the Indian Inst...
By The Telegraph

News  /  Published 03.01.22

Varanasi man arrested for defrauding woman with fake marriage promise

A man who had allegedly befriended a woman through a matrimony site and duped her of around Rs 68,000 with the false promise of marriage has been arrested. “Asish Dey, 38, who had posed as a go...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bidhannagar

Opinion  /  Published 28.06.20

No filters needed

Sir — One down, several more to go. According to news reports,, a leading matrimonial website in India has removed its skin colour filter after facing backlash from users. There are too m...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 19.05.19

Conservative India swipes right for Mr Right

By The Editorial Board

Calcutta  /  Published 03.06.20

Dupe and dump cry in suicide

A 33-year-old single mother allegedly committed suicide by consuming sleeping pills after she gave the same pills to her 55-year-old mother and six-year-old daughter at their Boral home, on the southe...
By Our Special Correspondent

Calcutta  /  Published 04.06.20

More victims of matrimony ‘cheat’

A 38-year-old man who had been arrested for allegedly cheating a single mother with the false promise of marriage and driving her to suicide had allegedly cheated at least three more women whom he had...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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