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More people allowed to attend weddings

More people allowed to attend weddings

The Ministry of Public Health announced on Thursday that it has been decided to raise the maximum number of people allowed to attend weddings to 120 in open air places, and 80 in closed spaces.

Indonesia's poor get to taste leftover wedding dishes

Indonesia's poor get to taste leftover wedding dishes

In the slums of Jakarta, Indonesia's poor are getting a taste of how the other half live thanks to a new programme that aims to take a bite out of its mammoth food-waste problem.

3 children raped, murdered at family weddings in India

3 children raped, murdered at family weddings in India

A 9-year-old who was attending a function in Uttar Pradesh state's Etah district was assaulted and strangled by one of the cooks hired to prepare food, area police chief Ajay Bhadauria said.

Saudi revives 15-year-old anti-Pokemon fatwa

Saudi revives 15-year-old anti-Pokemon fatwa

Saudi Arabia's top clerical body has revived a 2001 religious edict prohibiting Pokemon in response to public calls for guidance on the newly launched smartphone version of the game.