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Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Dec 2 (ANI): In a bid to stop child marriages and create awareness on the perils of the same, Rachakonda Police' 'SHE' teams have come up with several awareness programmes to prevent the practice of child marriages in the rural areas.
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New Delhi [India], Nov 28 (ANI): Union Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday informed the Rajya Sabha in a written reply that a total of 1,516 cases of child marriage have been reported between 2013 and 2017.
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Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Oct 24 (ANI): In a bid to end child marriage in Odisha, the Department of Women and Child Development and Mission Shakti has launched a state Strategic Action Plan (SAP) with the support of UNICEF & UNFPA.
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Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Oct 22 (ANI): Amid government's strict policy and action to prevent cases of child-marriages, a 15-year-old girl had to seek help from Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot to save herself from the social curse of underage marriage.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 18 (ANI): While childhood trauma is known to have poor impact on a woman's midlife health, a new study has uncovered the reason behind it and found that these females are more likely to have their first child both earlier in life and outside of marriage - factors
Jakarta [Indonesia], Sept 18 (ANI): In a bid to curb child marriage in the country, Indonesia's parliament has revised its marriage law to lift the minimum age at which women can marry by three years to 19.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Sheopur (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Aug 21 (ANI): A man allegedly gave triple talaq to his wife of 14 years and kicked her out of their house here, police said.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 14 (ANI): Writer-producer Brad Falchuk and actor Gwyneth Paltrow had a very sweet reason for not moving in together even after being married for almost a year.
Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
California [USA], July 17 (ANI): Reflecting a thaw in relations, Hollywood star Angelina Jolie has reached out to her former husband, Brad Pitt, to have their six children over for the summer break.
Washington D.C. [USA], July 11 (ANI): Singer-songwriter Justin Bieber expressed his desire to become a parent one day and going on "daddy-daughter dates."
Updated : 6 months ago IST
New York [USA], Jun 8 (ANI): The UNICEF has, after its first-ever in-depth analysis of child grooms, stated that an estimated 115 million boys and men around the world were married as children, out of which 1 in 5 children (23 million) was married off before attaining the age of 15.
Updated : 6 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C [U.S.A], May 17 (ANI): Stunting and underweight prevalence were 10 per cent higher in children born to adolescent mothers than in children born to adult mothers.