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Could UK ban on forced marriage backfire?
British law criminalising forced marriage could discourage those most at risk from coming forward, say some activists.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2014 06:05 GMT
UK fears rise in forced marriages overseas
Girls urged to conceal a metal spoon in their underwear if they are being sent abroad for a forced marriage.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 10:56 GMT
UK government moves to outlaw forced marriage
Parents in England and Wales who coerced daughters or sons into matrimony would face prison time under proposed new law.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2012 17:52 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law protect the Yazidis?
Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
Israel's deadly ceasefire game
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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