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Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 19, 2014
Eight people of a marriage party died after they were crushed by a truck in Jharkhand's coal city Dhanbad, police said on Saturday.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday April 18, 2014
Five persons, including three children, were burnt alive when a bus carrying a marriage party caught fire after coming in contact with a high tension wire near Bhind in Madhya Pradesh tonight, police said.
Election 2014 | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday April 11, 2014
Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi has earned widespread criticism for his controversial comments on rape, including condemnation at home from his son and daughter in law.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday April 10, 2014
An Italian court recognised a gay couple as married for the first time in Italy, which does not have any form of official acknowledgement of same-sex unions.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 12, 2014
Ten persons of a marriage party were killed and 35 injured when a lorry rammed into their tractor from behind near Mundargi in Gadag district in Karnataka today.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 8, 2014
Three people were killed and two others injured when a car carrying a marriage party fell into a reservoir in northwest China.
India | Anchal Vohra | Wednesday January 8, 2014
The Arvind Kejriwal-led party has decided to fight all 90 seats in Haryana and has opened a unit in all 21 districts of the state.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
A police team raided Riaz's Garden Town residence on Sunday and registered an FIR under section 188 of Pakistan Penal Code against him for violating a ban on more than one dishes at marriage ceremonies.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 28, 2013
It's been a free-for-all this week with every leading political party in Kerala declaring in one voice that the marriageable age of Muslim girls should not be reduced from the present 18 years.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 28, 2013
The Manohar Parrikar-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Goa has decided to weed out bogus beneficiaries of its flagship Grih Adhar scheme, after it came to know that fake marriage certificates were being used to avail benefits.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday September 23, 2013
The Communist Party of India (Marxist) today alleged that the Indian Union Muslim League is behind the move by some Muslim religious outfits in Kerala to take legal recourse to get marriageable age of girls in the community lowered from 18.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 12, 2013
Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd said Monday it was time to end the "acrimonious" debate on gay marriage, after he vowed to introduce a bill legalising same-sex unions if returned to office.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 10, 2013
The British government on Saturday warned teachers, doctors and airport staff to be on alert for a rise in forced marriages over the school summer holidays.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 18, 2013
A seven-year-old girl was shot and critically wounded in celebratory firing at a marriage party yesterday evening, police said.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday July 14, 2013
Hundreds of people today defied prohibitory orders to join in the last journey of Ilavarasan, a Dalit man, whose mysterious death following a failed inter-caste marriage sparked a major controversy in Tamil Nadu. The 21-year-old was laid to rest at a...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 5, 2013
Seven members of a marriage party were on Wednesday killed and 66 others injured in a collision between two buses on Badaun-Delhi road in Badaun in Uttar Pradesh, police said.
World | Reuters | Monday May 27, 2013
Several hundred thousand opponents of same-sex marriage marched in central Paris on Sunday against a reform the unpopular French government passed last month at the price of deepening political polarisation.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 26, 2013
Two women and a teenage girl of a marriage party were today killed and three others injured when a dumper truck hit them, police said.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday May 22, 2013
A far-reaching bill to remake the US immigration system is headed to the full Senate, where tough battles are brewing on gay marriage, border security and other contentious issues, with the outcome impossible to predict.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 21, 2013
The debate in Britain over legalising gay marriage took a surreal turn on Tuesday after a senior politician said it could result in a lesbian queen giving birth to an heir by artificial insemination.