Latest News on Child Bride
Showing of 0 - 10 from 4 results
Child Bride - Total results - 4
May 29, 2019
51% fall in number of girls between age 15-19 getting married in India, finds report: India's performance improves in child health, educationThe number of girls in India in the age group of 15-19 years who are currently married is down 51 percent since 2000, and the country's average performance across a set of indicators related to child health, education, labour, marriage and violence has improved, a new report has said.
May 09, 2019
Bombay HC decision to stay criminal proceedings against man accused of raping minor wife disrespects rights of rape survivorsThe Bombay HC's reasoning behind staying criminal proceedings against a man accused of raping minor wife in a recent case fails to justify why someone facing allegations of grave sexual offences like rape should be allowed to ‘negotiate’ his way out of the crime
Apr 04, 2019
In Kerala's Malappuram, underage girls brainwashed into marriage with promises of mobile phones, freedom to step outChild marriage survivors in Kerala's Malappuram district say they agreed for early marriages to get access to mobile phones and the freedom to go out of the house
Nov 23, 2018
Facebook slammed for auction post selling 17-year-old as a child bride: ReportReportedly, at least five men, including the region's deputy general, participated in the bidding of the teenager.