With 10 million child marriages taking place each year across the world, Nel Hedayat uncovers what life is really like for child brides in India and Bangladesh.
Elvis’ Secret Child Bride!
Elvis Presley had a secret first bride-to-be long before he met Priscilla Presley! The “Hound Dog” hip-twister had a big case of puppy love for Mary Magdalene Morgan when they were tweeners in Tupe...
Child Brides Reportedly Imported To U.S.
According to records obtained by the Associated Press, there have been thousands of requests by men to bring child brides to the U.S. approved.
100 Year Old Bride
Turning 100 calls for a special celebration. And Dana Jackson would not be outdone. On Feb. 6, 2012, her centennial birthday, the 100 year old bride married ...
Experts warn child bride cases ‘tip of the iceberg’
REPORTED cases of schoolgirls being forced into marriage are just the tip of the iceberg, experts say.
New rules announced for handling child bride petitions
The new guidance will give special attention to marriages involving a minor, and stress that the minor spouse must have freely consented.
how Rohingya girls become child brides in Malaysia
The slight girl in a turquoise headscarf held back tears as she recalled what happened when she fled to Malaysia from Myanmar's violence-hit Rakhine state. Just 12-years-old at the time, she was forced to wed a man she did not know, and who was more than a decade older than her.
New Rules For Handling Child Bride Petitions
The Trump administration has announced new rules for scrutinizing requests to bring minor spouses to the United States.
APNewsBreak: New rules for handling child bride petitions
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration announced new rules Friday to scrutinize petitions to bring in underage spouses to the U.S., after data showed thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides had been approved.
How A Former Child Bride Got A Fatwa Against Child Marriage
Jaha Dukureh was having breakfast with her friends when the idea came to her. She wanted Muslim clerics to deliver a fatwa against child marriage – a
U.S. puts out new rules for handling child bride petitions
WASHINGTON >> The Trump administration has announced new rules for scrutinizing requests to bring minor spouses to the United States.
How poverty and hunger are fuelling the rise in South Sudan's child brides
A five-year war in world's youngest country is forcing families to 'sell' their daughters for food, writes Bel Trew
These photos show what it’s like being a child bride in the country of Georgia
Its illegal in Georgia to marry before the age of 18, but many underage marriages still occur.
Revealed: Shocking plight of America's child brides as young as 13
Donna Pollard had just turned 16 when she stood in a Kentucky court preparing to marry the paedophile who had first raped her when she was aged just 14.
A fresh start: how a Pakistani child bride turned her life around
Soon after puberty, Razia was married off, entering a life of poverty and ill health. But with the support of Plan Pakistan, she turned her life around.
This is how people reacted to a 'child bride' in the middle of New York
A 65-year-old man and his 12-year-old "child bride" stand in the middle of Times Square posing for their wedding photos. Holding hands, as he smiles grimly the young girl stares vacantly at the floor. One passerby comes up to the young girl and asks her: "Where is your mom?". But the girl doesn't answer, and the man replies to the question in a foreign accent: "She's in the house."
An Indian Boarding School Offers Child Brides A Way Out
In the western state of Rajasthan, a group of about 70 village girls, some of them already married, are receiving a full education, a break from their families, and a chance at independence.
10 Former Child Brides Tell Their Own Stories — In Photos
Photographer Stephanie Sinclair talks about teaching girls who escaped child marriage photography in Kenya with Fujifilm and the Samburu Girls Foundation.
How a Rajasthan Village Overcame Centuries Of ‘Tradition’ and Apathy to Ban Child Brides
Rajasthan’s villages are overturning centuries-old traditions to stop the practice of child brides.
Activists Worry Facebook Child Bride Auction in South Sudan Will Inspire More
More than 50% of South Sudanese girls are wed before their 18th birthday.