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The social conundrum of child marriage will soon become a thing of the past in Karnataka. Following President Pranab Mukherjee’s consent to the long-pending Prohibition of Child Marriage (Karnataka amendment) Bill, 2016, the police now have the power to heavily penalise all those committing the crime of child marriage.
Here’s a dance you may have not known about. Just like Kathakali represents Kerala, Yakshagana is a dance that represents(…)
Many Indian parents can go any distance for having a boy even if it requires them to put unnecessary strain on the family’s resources. 42-year-old Bhagyamma from Kurkenahalli village in Karnataka recently gave birth to a male child after having 11 daughters earlier.
Recognizing the importance of financial independence for women, Karnataka has launched cooperative societies especially for women called ‘Sthree Shakti Women’s(…)
Since start-ups are on a booming high these days, every state government is pushing for better arrangements to facilitate more(…)