nikah

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nikah

(ˈniːkɑː)
n
a marriage contract
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In order to sensitize nikkah registrars, chairmen and union council secretaries on issues like gender equality and early age marriages, the Punjab Commission for Women Rights has launched a series of training sessions here on Saturday.
CII likely to allow nikkah at any age, 'rukhsati' after 18
When Farah Jabeen, who was also present at the time of Nikkah, was contacted, she declined to comment.
ISLAMABAD -- The Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) Thursday unanimously recommended uniform marriage registration proforma replacing various forms presently used by Nikkah Registrars.
ISLAMABAD: The pending bill titled 'Child Marriage Restraint Bill' in the Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) is likely to keep the nikkah age undefined and set 18 years as the age limit for rukhsati (moving to husband's house) in line with the earlier recommendations of the CII.
Similarly, in other ceremonies, including engagement, mehndi or nikkah, a person or family shall only serve beverages.
According to media reports and pictures of the Nikkah ceremony released late night, Mufti Saeed, a member of the PTI core committee, solemnized the marriage.
Discussing the announcement of her marriage to the cricketer-turnedpolitician, she said that their nikkah was performed on October 31, 2014.
He was very assertive regarding the date we get married on, I'm not sure why,' Reham said, claiming their nikkah took place on October 31, 2014 and the two got divorced the same date the next year.
Mufti Saeed, who had officiated Khan's second marriage with TV anchor Reham Khan in 2015, reportedly performed the nikkah, according to The News.
According to the article, the Nikkah was referred to as a 'Swahili wedding ritual'.
Mirza replied: "The day of the nikkah (marriage) I'll kill 'em all.