Jaipur News | Written by Harsha Kumai Singh | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Bhanu (not her real name) is only 17 years old. But in December, she tried to commit suicide, unable to face the pressure of a court case to end her marriage, which took place four years ago. Today, she is determined to fight.
World News | Reported by Yuskra Askari; Edited by Gitanjali Roy | Thursday January 15, 2015
The man who was married to Imran Khan's new bride, Reham Khan, has denied allegations that he physically abused her and failed to pay child support.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 2, 2014
The Australian government is investigating claims that a nine-year-old girl from Sydney has been taken out of the country to be married in the Middle East, officials said today.
World News | Associated Press | Friday November 28, 2014
The father of a 14-year-old child bride accused of murdering her husband said on Thursday he was appealing to a Nigerian court to spare his daughter from the death sentence.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Monday June 30, 2014
Sean Rajaee surprised his lovely wife Ariana with a specially choreographed dance number on their wedding party. And this isn't just any run of the mill dance performances.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 4, 2013
To curb child marriages that are rampant in Rajasthan's rural areas, the state government has issued a directive that the date of birth of the bride and groom be printed on wedding invitation cards, officials said on Monday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 7, 2013
A 90-year-old Saudi Arabian is suing his 15-year-old child-bride's family because she hid herself in the bedroom on their wedding night.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday May 6, 2012
The in-laws of a child bride who became the bruised and bloodied face of women's rights in Afghanistan have been sentenced to 10 years in prison for torture, abuse and human rights violations. The plight of 15-year-old Sahar Gul captivated the nation and set off a storm of international condemnation when it came to light in late December. Gul's hus...
World News | Associated Press | Saturday May 5, 2012
The in-laws of a child bride who became the bruised and bloodied face of women's rights in Afghanistan have been sentenced to 10 years in prison for torture, abuse and human rights violations, a judge said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 28, 2012
A case has been registered against five persons, including a person who married a minor girl at Shivanagi village, 35 km from here, police said on Friday. A case was also filed against the parents of the groom and the bride on Thursday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday January 2, 2012
An Afghan child bride on Saturday spoke of how she was tortured by her mother-in-law who locked her in a toilet for six months, beat her, pulled out her fingernails and burned her with cigarettes.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 12, 2010
A 14-year-old Malaysian Muslim schoolgirl has defended her controversial marriage to a 23-year-old teacher after an uproar from rights groups, a report said today.Teenager Siti Maryam Mahmod wed Abdul Manan Othman last weekend in a mass wedding at a mosque in the capital Kuala Lumpur, after being given permission in an Islamic Sharia court.The marr...
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday April 29, 2010
A young girl married off at the age of 13 has had her illegal child marriage nullified. Renu Yadav of Rewari was married off by her parents in 2006.