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Goa to give women Rs.1 lakh for wedding expenses

July 6th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 6 (IANS) With an aim to curb female foeticide in Goa, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Friday launched the 'Ladli Laxmi' scheme, under which women can avail Rs.1 ... Read more...

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UAE armed forces holds mass wedding for troopers

December 29th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 29 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces has held a mass wedding for 100 troopers.The wedding held earlier this week was attended by Sheikh Hamdan ... Read more...

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Malaysians seek brides from Vietnam, China

July 25th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 25 (IANS) Malaysian men are now hunting for brides from other countries like Vietnam and China, with many even asking women to undergo virginity tests before agreeing to a ... Read more...

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Chelsea Clinton’s Wedding Price Tag: $2 Million

July 23rd, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky are all set to be married on July 31, reportedly in the small village of Upstate New York called Rhineback. Surrounded ... Read more...

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Pakistani man sells daughter, 9, to meet son’s wedding expenses

May 26th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 26 (ANI): A Pakistani man sold his nine-year-old daughter to fund the wedding of his son.Jan Muhammad Buzdar, from Tuman Buzdar, a tribal tehsil of Dera Ghazi Khan district, who ... Read more...

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Couple collects aluminum cans to pay for their wedding

January 8th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Spokane, Jan 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A cash-strapped but an innovative couple Andrea Parrish and Peter Geyer, have found an interesting way to pay for their upcoming July wedding. They are planning ... Read more...

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Dowry a major cause of chronic poverty in Bangladesh

October 31st, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): Dowry is one of the major causes of chronic poverty in Bangladesh, according to a new study from University of Bath. The research found that those households with ... Read more...

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