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Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019
news about Child marriage
Jun 09, 2019 04:28
Though young girls are disproportionately affected and are more likely to be forced to marry an adult much older than them, young boys also get trapped into child marriage. Boys account for one in seven of the 765 million child marriages worldwide. read more
Jun 06, 2019 18:16
Rationalist Narendra Nayak said if this belief was correct then the state government should have held prayers in January to ensure rains throughout the year instead of conducting the exercise just before the advent of the monsoon. read more
May 29, 2019 12:06
The number of girls in India in the age group of 15-19 years who are currently married, is down 51 per cent since 2000 and 63 per cent since 1990. read more
May 28, 2019 22:54
This means the progress in India alone accounts for nearly three-quarters of the global reduction in teenage births during this period. read more
May 12, 2019 15:32
Used to seeing his own photos on splashed on billboards, either related to movies or elections, Dev could not find a single election graffiti or poster anywhere in Pingla’s Naya village, a small hamlet that is home to only 76 families, on April 26. read more
Apr 01, 2019 07:46
Early marriage is not responsible for the low female labour force participation. Blame the male backlash effect for it. read more
Mar 08, 2019 10:41
Happy Women’s Day: For them, education is the first priority. They said no to child marriage and preferred her academics over marriage. read more
Mar 07, 2019 20:52
Enacting the Women’s Reservation Bill would be the next step in translating the Mahatma’s vision on gender into reality read more
Feb 21, 2019 11:41
Earlier, girls were married off early due to poverty, lack of education and poor awareness, but now fear of crime against women has come as a new force to push girls into early marriages. read more
Feb 17, 2019 22:18
The Jharkhand-based NGO that was awarded the Laureus Sport for Good award 2019 has been changing lives of young women through football. read more
Feb 13, 2019 13:46
Uttar Pradesh is home to 8.5 crore children and one in every five girls here is a child bride, according to government of India’s National Family Health Survey. read more
Feb 01, 2019 13:22
Parul Verma, 16, of Shravasti district, who warded off marriage before she reached the legal age, is now leading the way in the crusade against child marriages in her village read more
Jan 30, 2019 14:45
The Uttar Pradesh government and stakeholders of the Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj launched a Guinness world record attempt with a massive signature campaign on Tuesday, aiming to make the state and the rest of India free of child marriage by the next Kum... read more
Jan 28, 2019 22:55
The summit was organized under the joint auspices of the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance (GIWA) and Parmarth Niketan, with technical support from the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and UNICEF. read more
Dec 25, 2018 12:37
Shreya led a group of girls, including Laxmi Karmakar, to Rabni’s house and met her mother as her father was working in the farmland. read more