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Mohit Chauhan ties the knot with Prarthna


July 1st, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 1 (IANS) Well-known Bollywood playback singer Mohit Chauhan married journalist Prarthna Gehlot at a hotel here, family sources said. The marriage was a quiet and private affair.A family ... Read more...

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Delhi government clears marriage registration bill


May 21st, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) With the government Monday clearing the draft Delhi Registration of Marriages Bill 2012, married couples in the capital will soon have to get their marriages ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan to keep date with Varanasi auto-driver


April 25th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, April 25 (IANS) It is not often that a Bollywood star flies down from Mumbai to attend the wedding in an auto-driver's family. But then, Aamir Khan is ... Read more...

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Gay couple in UP on run after marrying


April 13th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 13 (IANS) Homosexuality may have been decriminalised by a Delhi court, but a gay couple in Uttar Pradesh is running for cover as their "marriage" solemnised "by mistake" ... Read more...

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400 couples wed on 11.11.11 in Kuala Lumpur temple


November 11th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 11 (IANS) Four hundred couples tied the nuptial knots at the largest Chinese temple in Kuala Lumpur -- Thean Hou Buddhist temple -- Friday as it was ... Read more...

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‘Summers for making money, winters for making merry’ (Postcard from Lahaul and Spiti)


November 2nd, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Keylong (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 2 (IANS) When bone-chilling winds sweep through its vast expanse and snow blocks it off for five months, the mountain district of Lahaul and Spiti comes ... Read more...

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Eat, gamble, enjoy - this Himachal town is happily cut off!


January 3rd, 2011 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Keylong (Himachal Pradesh), Jan 3 (IANS) What would you do if you were stuck in a snow- covered place and cut off from the rest of the world for five ... Read more...

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Construction major Sobha group has sponsored 291 marriages! (Lead)


December 19th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Palakkad (Kerala), Dec 19 (IANS) Renowned construction major Sobha Group sponsored 41 community marriages during the weekend as part of its corporate social responsibility programme, taking the number of such weddings organised ... Read more...

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This Kerala construction firm has sponsored 291 marriages!


December 19th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Palakkad (Kerala), Dec 19 (IANS)Construction major Sobha Group, which conducts community marriages as part of its corporate social responsibility programme, has sponsored 291 marriages since 2003 in Kerala's Alathur town. Head ... Read more...

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Six-year-old Pakistani girl rescued from wedding venue


November 30th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 30 (IANS) A six-year-old Pakistani girl, whose marriage was to be solemnised with her 23-year-old cousin, was rescued from a secret wedding venue by the police. The unsuspecting girl had ... Read more...

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Man in Pakistan to marry twice in 48 hours (Lead)


October 18th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 18 (IANS) A young man in Pakistan is to marry two women within a span of two days in an attempt to resolve a dilemma over wedding the ... Read more...

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Exchange of garlands is not marriage: Apex court


September 22nd, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday said the exchange of garlands between bridegroom and the bride in a temple could not be treated as marriage. The marriage solemnised with full ... Read more...

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Tharoor, Pushkar are man and wife (Second Lead)


August 22nd, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Palakkad (Kerala), Aug 22 (IANS) At about 8.30 a.m., Shashi Tharoor tied the auspicious 'thali' around long-time friend Sunanda Pushkar's neck, exchanged jasmine garlands with her and presented her ... Read more...

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Indian-American questions marriage act in court


July 21st, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court was moved Wednesday on whether the provisions of the Hindu Marriage Act apply to an American citizen of Indian origin whose wife has filed ... Read more...

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Wedding against khap’s wish held under police cover


May 15th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, May 15 (IANS) A marriage, fixed against the wishes of a khap panchayat (caste council), was solemnised Saturday under police protection in a village in Greater Noida. In Chithera village, where ... Read more...

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Marriage made in heaven, solemnised in police station


March 11th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 11 (IANS) The wedding card of this couple who eloped might read something like this -- Satish Kumar weds Maya Pasi. You are cordially invited to attend the marriage at ... Read more...

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‘Dithering’ Pak government yet to promulgate Hindu marriage law


February 27th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.27 (ANI): The Pakistan government is yet to promulgate the Hindu Marriage Act in the country which has increased trouble for the minority community, as marriages are being solemnised without being ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan joins Punjab wedding ceremony…in disguise


December 20th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Faridkot (Punjab), Dec 20 (IANS) Village-girl Ramandeep Kaur in Punjab's border district of Faridkot did not have anything in common with well-known cricketer Sourav Ganguly till Saturday. Not until Aamir Khan, ... Read more...

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Frog marriage solemnised for rain showers in Nagpur


June 20th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, June 20 (ANI): A number of farmers seeking rainfall in Nagpur city organised wedding of two frogs on Saturday to please the Rain Gods and hoped their region would soon receive ... Read more...

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