Tuesday, May 24, 2011

An interesting but predictable twist

With fewer women the "marriage market" has taken an interesting turn.

Usually, a bride's family pays a large dowry to the groom's family. But these days prospective grooms in areas short on women often need to have substantial amounts of land and a secure government job if they are to win a wife.

BBC News - India's 'imported' brides

No comments: