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India

Mustafa Abdel Ghany pleads not guilty to marrying child bride

His father threw a cup of coffee towards reporters as the family left court.<p>Police allege he tried to cover up the marriage by telling his son to …

Crime

Syrian conflict: Untold misery of child brides

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1093000/1093067_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524656967_116170adc9dce7619a485239be06e28a<p><b>There is an alarming rise in the number of Syrian refugee girls in Jordan being forced into early marriages, according to the new figures from the</b> …

Brides

Nigerian Militants Sell Kidnapped Schoolgirls as Child Brides

Nigerian officials say they are negotiating with local rebels over the release of about 180 abducted schoolgirls, many of whom have reportedly …

Africa

The Truth About Norway's First 12-Year-Old Child Bride

Life<p>by Zoe Beaty | 13 11 2014<p>The Truth About Norway\'s First 12-Year-Old Child Bride<p>The Truth About Norway's 12-Year-Old Bride<p>On Saturday, this …

Weddings

Sold as a Child Bride | Plan International UK

<b>Mariama, 13, lives in Niger. Her mother and uncle sold her as a child bride to a local man, accepting £122 (100,000 CFA) from the man for her</b> …

Niger