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  • Mosques speak out in Indian city to stop sale of brides to Arab men

    MUMBAI: Mosques in the Indian technology hub of Hyderabad are joining a growing campaign to stop schoolgirls being sold as brides to elderly Arab men, authorities said on Monday, amid an outcry about a new spate of cases...

    Hyderabad police said the girl’s father had given fake documents regarding her age — as girls in India cannot legally marry until age 18 — and has been taken into custody for questioning...

  • The doctor brides of Pakistan: Fact or myth?

    “Oh? So, you must know about these ‘doctor brides’ who become doctors only to be able to find good matches, right?”Ah…Ever since I started my fieldwork in Pakistan back in September, 2015 ‘doctor brides’ is a phrase that has been chasing me...

    Related: doctHERs: Remote patient care with female doctors at the foreRafia Zakaria used the term ‘doctor brides’ to describe this phenomenon back in 2013, and the term stuck...

  • Brides for sale: Pakistani men involved in trafficking for sham marriages

    Illicit marriages to get around these laws are becoming more common, including direct arrangements between grooms and women as well as the sale of brides...

    In Britain, one of several countries where the brides show up, the number of women suspected of being trafficked for sham marriages in 2013 doubled from the year before to 45, according to the National Crime Agency...

  • India brides get wooden paddles to beat drunk husbands

    An Indian state minister has given hundreds of wooden bats to newly-wed brides, urging them to use the paddle as a weapon if their husbands turn alcoholic or abusive...

    Gopal Bhargava gave the bats ? which are used to get dirt out of clothes in traditional laundries ? to nearly 700 brides at a mass wedding organised by the government of central Madhya Pradesh state on Saturday...

  • Germany warns refugees against polygamy, child brides

    BERLIN: Germany will not recognise polygamy or marriages involving minors, its justice minister said Tuesday, as concern rises over such cases amid a record influx of refugees, many from Muslim countries...

    "No one who comes here has the right to put his cultural values or religious beliefs above our law", said Justice Minister Heiko Maas in an interview with Bild daily
  • Number of child brides in Africa to double by ’50: Unicef

    UNITED NATIONS: According to a United Nations Children Fund (Unicef) report released on Thursday at the African Union Girls Summit in Lusaka, Zambia the total number of child brides in Africa will more than double in 35 years...

    The report predicted that the number of child brides would rise from 125 million to 310 million 2050...

  • Indian tycoon throws mass wedding for fatherless brides

    AHMEDABAD: An Indian diamond trader has thrown a mass wedding for more than 200 fatherless brides and given each of them gifts worth thousands of dollars, to help poor women start a new life...

    Mahesh Savani performed the Hindu wedding ritual of ‘Kanyadaan’ — the practice of giving away one’s daughter in marriage — for 236 fatherless brides from poor families at a mega-wedding event in the western state of Gujarat at Christmas...

  • Calling all brides and grooms

    KARACHI: Packing a celebrity punch on its opening day, the three-day Q Mobile Bridal Couture Week kicked off on Friday with a special performance by the Raga Boys who opened the show for Amir Adnan, and then the designer proceeding with a typically classic collection titled An Ode to Heritage...

    The menswear couturier who is known for his groom wear most certainly did not disappoint when it came to showcasing the latest trends in...
  • Unsuspecting Pakistani brides

    Not only is this a problem in numerical terms (the men who were born and grew up during the one-child policy era now need brides), it is also one in sociological terms...

    In recent weeks, the media attention garnered by the issue has led Chinese officials to denounce allegations that Pakistani brides were being trafficked to China...

  • Unsuspecting Pakistani brides

    Not only is this a problem in numerical terms (the men who were born and grew up during the one-child policy era now need brides), it is also one in sociological terms...

    In recent weeks, the media attention garnered by the issue has led Chinese officials to denounce allegations that Pakistani brides were being trafficked to China...

  • Sectarian tension in Hyderabad localities subsides

    HYDERABAD: Residents of Gujrati Para, Gulshan-i-Hamid and some other localities held a protest demonstration after Juma prayers against some statements made by the prayer leader of the Jama Masjid Rais, located in neighbouring Gulshan-i-Rais, a couple of days back...

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