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Child Brides On The Rise In India’s Urban Areas, Shows Report

Child Brides On The Rise In India’s Urban Areas, Shows Report

New Delhi: An increasing number of underage girls are being married off in India's towns and cities, a study has revealed, challenging long-held assumptions...
5-Year-Old Bride, 8-Year-Old-Groom. Child Marriage Stopped Near Hyderabad

5-Year-Old Bride, 8-Year-Old-Groom. Child Marriage Stopped Near Hyderabad

Vikarabad, Telangana: In Mambapur village of Vikarabad, 60 km from Hyderabad, a 5-year-old girl was prevented from falling prey to a tribal tradition and...
Forced To Marry, Child Bride In Odisha Allegedly Hangs Herself

Forced To Marry, Child Bride In Odisha Allegedly Hangs Herself

Phulbani (Odisha): A child bride, who was forced to marry about a fortnight ago allegedly committed suicide at her in-law's house in Odisha's Kandhamal...
Hyderabad Girl Nearly Became Child Bride. A Year Later, She Is A Topper

Hyderabad Girl Nearly Became Child Bride. A Year Later, She Is...

Hyderabad: In April last year, Sandhya from Hyderabad's Ranga Reddy district was going to be married off while she was in the middle of...
Documentary On Indian Female Taxi Driver Hopes To Inspire Women

Documentary On Indian Female Taxi Driver Hopes To Inspire Women

London: When Selvi was 14, she was married off to an abusive husband who forced her into prostitution. Over a decade later, her escape and...