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HC: Omit 'Kumari' from marriage registration...

HC: Omit 'Kumari' from marriage registration...

Law & Rights

Sun, Aug 25 2019

The High Court also directs the government to include Clause 4 (A) in the form which will stipulate the...

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth splitting...

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth splitting...

World

Sun, Aug 11 2019

'Liam and Miley have agreed to separate at this time,' a rep for Cyrus tells People

Do divorce laws need reform?

Do divorce laws need reform?

Maliha Ahmed

Sun, Aug 4 2019

How can we empower women during divorce proceedings?

Do you dare to be a woman?

Do you dare to be a woman?

Proma Gulshan

Sat, Apr 27 2019

Even the most open-minded families are not fully free from misogyny and sexism

A step backwards

A step backwards

Nafiz Ahmed

Tue, Apr 16 2019

Existing laws against dowry are entirely unhelpful

Empowering women in marriages

Empowering women in marriages

Opinion

Tue, Mar 19 2019

It’s time to reform marriage and inheritance laws

A social catastrophe?

A social catastrophe?

We have lost something in this digital age

Love without borders

Love without borders

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Nov 25 2018

What is so fascinating about interracial marriage?

When food matters

When food matters

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Nov 2 2018

Food has the power to affect every aspect of our lives

A law from medieval times

A law from medieval times

Opinion

Thu, Aug 16 2018

Why have adultery laws not changed with the times?

The in-laws of the land

The in-laws of the land

SN Rasul

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Why chain new relationships to archaic traditions?

Child brides sold into sex slavery,...

Child brides sold into sex slavery,...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

Authorities rescued a girl who had been married off and then forced to work without wages on a farm,...

Nabila ties the knot

Nabila ties the knot

Showtime

Sat, Apr 28 2018

Popularly known as a TV presenter since 2006, Nabila surprised everyone with her performance as the lead...

Mota-Shukna Biyer Chinta

Mota-Shukna Biyer Chinta

Magazine

Thu, Mar 1 2018

Some friends of ours were rather keen for their daughter to marry. (In case you are wondering, this vignette...

Boy marries grandaunt in Chandpur

Boy marries grandaunt in Chandpur

Nation

Mon, Feb 19 2018

Both of their families secretly changed their age through affidavits from the district's Notary Public...

Man kills neighbour over 'When are you...

Man kills neighbour over 'When are you...

Around the Web

Mon, Feb 5 2018

The 28-year-old man will face life imprisonment if proven guilty

Pope marries couple on papal plane

Pope marries couple on papal plane

Latin America

Fri, Jan 19 2018

The brief ceremony took place at an altitude of 36,000 feet (11,000 meters) on a two-hour flight taking...

Marriage in the modern world

Marriage in the modern world

Re-thinking the true purpose of marriage

Man fined for petitioning against government...

Man fined for petitioning against government...

Court

Mon, Jan 8 2018

The writ petition was filed on December 10, 2017 challenging a gazette notification issued by the Law...

In strife-torn Myanmar, love trumps...

In strife-torn Myanmar, love trumps...

World

Sat, Dec 30 2017

He says: "Setara sees me as a human being and I see her as a human being, and it's that simple."

One wedding, two elephants and a...

One wedding, two elephants and a...

Nation

Fri, Dec 22 2017

The helicopter landed on the ground of Sonatola Model High School around 11am on Friday