Legal age of marriage for women: Young people demand raising the age of marriage, why raise the age of marriage for girls?

Summary The law prescribes a minimum age for marriage to prohibit child marriage and to prevent harassment of minors. When the new law comes into force, the age of marriage will be the same for both men and women. Prayagraj News: Couples getting married under a mass marriage scheme. – Photo: Prayagraj Listen to the … Read more

Green signal: Cabinet approves proposal to have daughters in 21 years, not 18 now

News Desk, Amar Ujala, New Delhi Published by: Prashant Kumar Jha Thursday, 16 December 2021 09:50 AM Updated to IST Summary A task force was set up in June 2020 to raise the age of marriage for girls. The task force submitted its report in December of that year. The report suggests that the age … Read more