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Bringing the forgotten to light, Kannada author Bolwar Mahamad Kunhi to put Prophet Muhammad's wife under the pen

A recipient of many State and national awards, he adds that with changing times, the Kannada audience has opened up more to such issues with some women also voicing their opinions on delicate issues

Published on 2nd November 2017
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Increasing legal age of marriage for women has enormous social, economic benefits: SBI Ecowrap

It said increasing the marriage age will push the mean marriage age higher and will lead to more females doing graduation and hence improving the female labour force participation ratio

Published on 22nd October 2020
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It's like being in a plane crash and taking the same plane again: Florida shooting survivor on returning to school 

The Florida High School held a voluntary orientation on Sunday, with teachers and staff due back starting Monday and classes resuming on Wednesday

Published on 27th February 2018
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The Marriage Breaker: This boy from Rajasthan has stopped 5 child marriages from happening and he's constantly on the watch

Shailendra has taken upon himself to protect children's rights and raise awareness and doesn't mind dedicating his whole life to it

Published on 14th November 2017
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This techie created an app to help inter-caste couples escape their families' wrath, reduce honour killings in TN

Vasumathi Vasanthi, a software professional talks about how she was motivated to create an app called Kadhal Aran that will provide help to couples running away from getting 'honour-killed'

Published on 14th February 2018
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Vape-ban is just to increase ITC stock prices, not for healthy India: Why vapers think e-cigarette ban is a bad idea

Hundreds of vapers, harm reduction advocates, medical professionals and members of the legal fraternity came together on Saturday to oppose the government’s decision to ban e-cigarettes and vaping

Published on 28th September 2019
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Why we need to rethink the law that's 'aiding' child marriage   

Social activists say that one of the main reasons children are married off is because mandatory education is only upto 14 making it easier for students to drop out

 

Published on 8th March 2019
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Women and Child Development Ministry set to move cabinet to make all child marriages invalid

Currently, child marriages are valid in India and can be annulled if a case is filed by either parties within two years of becoing an adult, or through gaurdians for minors

Published on 18th July 2018

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