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Girls' Education- Barriers and Solutions - 2013 VOF Week 3

In a country like India, where female foeticide is prevalent even today, there are many obstacles in convincing parents that a girl-child needs to be educated. … Read More»

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Education Delays Marriage for Dismayed Kashmiris Set on Wedding Young

SRINAGAR, KASHMIR, INDIA – Farhat Shah, 40, avoids going out of her house and attending family gatherings because she is still single. … Read More»

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Marriage as a Social Affair

“Look at yourself dear, you’ve grown so weary, you should marry now before it’s too late! How long will you study and what for? You’re beautiful, educated; and now is the time to get a fine groom! … Read More»

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Online Photoexhibition on The Brides of India

India is in the middle of the wedding season which goes on till the end of March. Here's an online photo-exhibition on the beautiful brides of India. … Read More»

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Looking beyond the hijab

Love in a Headscarf is a light hearted yet informative take on arranged marriages, British Asians and more. I enjoyed reading and reviewing it here: … Read More»

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2011 VOF WEEK 2 - "TRADITION"

I come from a family of many women and as the first of seven daughters growing up in Sub Saharan Africa gave me first hand opportunity to witness the downside of gender inequality. … Read More»

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Hope for Kate

Following, a story which made me proud of my country, for once. … Read More»

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What if the right one is married

HI all this is an article i wrote, for one of our local online papers. Please visit it and comment, this is roughly what goes on where i come from. … Read More»

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