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Nikah khwan faces action for conducting underage girl’s marriage

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court has ordered strict action against Nikah Khwan (marriage officiant) for conducting the marriage of an underage girl, ARY News...

Underage couple taken into custody over child marriage in Khairpur

The police also arrested the attendees of the marriage ceremony

Underage couple taken into custody, two nabbed over child marriage

The minor girl's father and the boy's brother have been arrested over the child marriage

Police arrest two in raid at Khairpur child marriage gathering

The police raided Saleem Shar village in Khairpur district after informed about a child marriage in the village where an underage girl was being married with 48-year old Abdul Karim Shar, SHO said.

Seven-year-old married to 28-year-old man in ‘watta satta’ marriage

The 'watta-satta' case was reported from Chak-398 neighbourhood of the Tandlianwala town of Punjab.

CII urges for awareness campaign to end child marriages than legislation

A CII spokesperson said the "legislation against child marriage and setting an age limit will lead to many complications"

‘Child marriages must end to control cervical cancer’

The disease could be prevented if child marriages, smoking were avoided, besides promoting a healthy lifestyle

11-year-old Thai bride returns from Malaysia after uproar

BANGKOK: An 11-year-old child bride returned to Thailand this week following widespread outcry over her marriage to a Malaysian man 30 years her senior,...

Police arrest six over child wedding

MULTAN: Police have arrested six people accused of arranging the marriage of a seven-year-old boy and six-year-old girl in eastern Pakistan, officials said Saturday.

14 year old Hadiqa Bashir of Swat fights to end child marriage

SWAT: A teenager named Hadiqa Bashir has started her struggle against child marriage in Pakistan's Swat region, ARY News reports.

Punjab cracks down on child marriage

LAHORE: Clerics in Pakistan’s most populous province of Punjab will be punished if they allow underage marriages along with the parents of the youngsters under tougher penalties imposed by the second Pakistan province to act to curb child marriage.