Man injured, houses damaged after cracker set explodes at Tharuvaikulam

Apart from the damage to the bike, a 50-year-old man sustained burn injuries and three mud-tiled houses were damaged at Tharuvaikulam here on Monday.

published on : 28th June 2022

Telugu actor Ram Pothineni likely to get married to school classmate later this year

The 'iSmart Shankar' actor, is in love with his school classmate for years now, and it has since been reported that both families have approved of their relationship.

published on : 27th June 2022

Youth immolates self after minor girl rejects marriage proposal

The girl’s family members reprimanded him for wanting to marry a minor and also informed Jamaal’s parents

published on : 27th June 2022

Pride parades on across US amid fears over erosion of hard-won freedoms

Celebrations are now global, taking place throughout the year in multiple countries, with many of the biggest parades taking place in June. One of the world’s largest, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, was held J

published on : 26th June 2022

No DJs, no fireworks: In Rajasthan's Pali, two communities shun lavish weddings

Leaders of both Kumawat and Jat communities have also agreed to put a cap on gifts relatives can give to a couple, which includes jewellery, clothes and cash.

published on : 26th June 2022

Concern rises in West Bengal as state records significant growth in under-age marriages 

The state government also expressed its concern over the issue of pregnancy of minor girls. “We have asked to carry out widespread awareness campaign,” said the official.

published on : 25th June 2022

Priests must verify age of bride before marriage in Kallakurichi: Collector

According to an official statement, around 17 child marriages were reported to the social welfare department in May at Kallakurichi.

published on : 23rd June 2022

31 child marriages foiled in 50 days in East Godavari; parents prefer temples to escape law

The official pointed out that during the wedding season, parents get their minor children married at temples to escape the law.

published on : 20th June 2022

Groom rides bulldozer to reach marriage venue in UP's Bahraich

The family of bride Rubina, a resident of Lakshmanpur Shankarpur in Rasia, were surprised when they saw the bulldozer leading the marriage procession with groom Badshah atop it.

published on : 18th June 2022

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam to hold Kalyanamastu mass marriage programme on August 7

On Friday, Kalyanamastu Muhurta Patrika was taken on a procession to the Srivari temple from the Bedi Anjaneya Swamy temple in Tirumala.

published on : 18th June 2022

Inter-caste marriage: Bride's brother, prospective groom murder couple in Thanjavur

According to police, 24-year-old S Saranya, a resident of Thulukkaveli village near Kumbakonam, worked as a nurse in Chennai where she met 31-year-old V Mohan, of Ponnur.

published on : 14th June 2022

'Law presumes marriage if man, woman lived together, property rights can't be denied to son': SC

The court also said “It is well settled that if a man and a woman live together for long years as husband and wife, there would be a presumption in favour of wedlock.

published on : 13th June 2022

Child marriage among boys rises in Odisha, drops for girls

An analysis by SBI's research wing indicated, the mean marriage age in Odisha is 22.1 years, higher than that of the country’s average mean marriage age.

published on : 13th June 2022

Krishnagiri: Officials stop five child marriages in two days

As per norm, Doddamanju VAO Ilamparithi has to inform the incidents to the social welfare department, sources said.

published on : 12th June 2022

30 child marriages stopped in Villupuram, Kallakurichi in two months

‘Caste, patriarchy roots of problem as parents worry about their girls choosing their partner’

published on : 11th June 2022
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