Divya’s decision to walk out of marriage upsets Dalit colony residents
Natham Colony in Dharmapuri district is upset at...
Bride goes on horse to groom's house, asks for his hand
Bagish K Jha, TNN | Apr 26, 2013, 12.52 PM IST
Normally, boys consider it their birth right to take out the baraat.
But for Praveen Patidar, 30, a state government employee, seeing his wife coming to marry him
on a horse was a...
Sat Sri Akal Bhen Ji aur Bhai Ji,
I would like to know any further information about the unification between husband lord and soul bride. When does one know they have found their beloved husband lord and can practice anjeela (homage) to their husband lord (king)? Am I interpreting this...
Runaway bride awarded for revolting against lack of loo
By email@example.com - ASIAN AGE
10 Feb 2012
She was a runaway bride, but she won an award of Rs. 5 lakh for revolting against the lack of toilet at her in-laws' place.
Sulabh International, an India-based NGO for environmental...
‘Runaway groom’ says bride hid disability from him
December 12, 2010
Raveena Aulakh - The Star Toronto
Brampton's Ashpreet Badwal, 35, and Manjit Shahi are shown
in one of their wedding photos.
KEITH BEATY/TORONTO STAR
Five months after Manjit Shahi arrived in Canada and allegedly...
CHANDIGARH: Haryana, reeling under a skewed sex ratio, is faced with yet another startling fact – an NGO has found that girls are being "bought" and brought to Haryana from...
Supreme Court rules to hang
bride burners to stop barbaric act
Punjab Newsline Network
Saturday, 09 October 2010
NEW DELHI: Unless all those who burn their wives are hanged, the barbaric crime would not stop, the Supreme Court has said.
"This (bride burning) is barbaric and wild...
Forwarded for posting by Mai Harinder Kaur
MALANG, India — Buddhi Devi was 14 when she was betrothed. In India, that is not unusual: many marry young. Her intended was a boy from her village who was two years younger — that, too, was not strange. But she was also supposed to...
No Toilet! No Bride!
In the northern Indian state of Haryana, courtship is generally intricate business, but the mothers of the brides-to-be have simplified matters by clearing stating to potential grooms: “If you don’t have a toilet, you cannot marry my daughter.”
The slogan, which is a bit...
This is the matrimonial bio-data of the most eligible bachelor of Punjab. Bikram Singh Majithia, Minister for Information and Public Relations, Water Supply, Sewerage, Science, Technology and Non-conventional Energy, is looking for a "suitable" match. And, needless to say, he is under tremendous...
Indian Middle Class Grows, But Ugly Tradition Persists
A young bride lived long enough to tell authorities that her husband and in-laws had set her on fire for not meeting their dowry...
Reuters - The Georgia "runaway bride" whose highly publicized disappearance days before her wedding turned out to be a case
of cold feet pleaded no contest on Thursday to a felony charge of making a false statement to police...