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I am happily married for over 8 years and mine is an arranged marriage, so I guess I can give some insights on this. Arranged marriage is when parents (or someone close) find a prospect for you and help you connect with him or her. Here parents act as the catalyst and are involved throughout the process.
'Like all marriages, we have our ups and downs...'
The concept of an arranged marriage may raise a lot of questions for those unaccustomed to them. But, in many cultures and
It's Christmas time, the days are getting shorter, the nights are getting longer and winter is on our doorstep. So what is a Muslim girl to do if she wants to find Mr Right?
Yemeni Teenager, 15, 'Burned To Death By Father In Honour Killing For Contacting Fiancé Before Wedding'
A 15-year-old girl has been burned to death by her father for allegedly getting in touch with her fiancé before their wedding
UPDATE: Yemeni officials and journalists are saying the reports that an 8-year-old girl allegedly died of vaginal tearing
There is a specific form of abuse that I have noticed is most endemic in Muslim, Sikh and Hindu communities. We hear of exceptional cases, of beatings, of forced marriages, of honour killings. But herein lies part of the problem.
A two-year-old was the youngest child at risk of being forced into marriage, one of 250 children aided by the UK's Forced
A husband and three members of his family have been jailed for life for murdering his pregnant wife in an apparent attempt