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Dowry death


Ayesha suicide: Despite one death every hour, the menace of dowry persists

March 05, 2021 6:21 pm

Stories of harassment and deaths over dowry cut across class, financial, educational and religious barriers. Though dowry was made illegal decades ago, the crime is still rarely reported to the police

Ayesha suicide case: Cops say husband held in Pali, will be brought to Ahmedabad

March 02, 2021 9:58 pm

Ayesha Banu, a resident of Ahmedabad, had recorded a video message and then jumped into the Sabarmati on February 25, allegedly due to harassment by her husband.

Noida: Man, his brother booked for ‘killing woman over dowry’

June 27, 2019 2:16 am

Reena, who hailed from Hapur, got married to Sonu 15 years ago. Sonu worked as a security guard at a private company and both of them lived at a rented accommodation in Baghel.

'Weighed just 20 kg': Kerala woman starved to death over dowry, husband, mother-in-law held

March 30, 2019 10:47 pm

In a case that drew public outrage, the sordid crime revealed that the woman was denied proper food for days and survived only on soaked rice and sugar syrup.

19-yr-old found dead in house; husband, in-laws arrested

August 08, 2018 3:48 am

According to the police, the woman, identified as Kawaljit Kaur, was found dead in her house in Thane area on July 23.

Delhi air hostess suicide: Husband arrested, booked for demanding dowry

July 16, 2018 8:49 pm

On June 27, Anissia’s father, a retired Army major, had filed a complaint at Hauz Khas police station expressing concern for her safety, before he left for Chandigarh.

Ludhiana: 26-year-old college lecturer dead, husband, in-laws booked

October 03, 2017 3:12 am

The father of the women further alleged that on Sunday, Gaurav with the help of his parents fed a poisonous substance to Ritu. When her condition deteriorated, they took her to DMCH but she died undergoing treatment.

Woman ‘beaten, strangled, set ablaze’ in Jewar

August 29, 2017 6:29 am

A police officer said, “When we reached the house, we saw her charred body. Her tongue was sticking out, and the front portion of her body was on fire. The body has been sent for post-mortem examination, and the report will be out on Tuesday. It is suspected that she was strangulated and her body was set on fire to make it look like a suicide.”

‘Dowry death’: Post-mortem report says no injury marks except one on neck

February 05, 2015 2:27 am

Suchim, his father arrested, remanded in three-day police custody.

‘Dowry death’: Doors locked, man along with 3 kin absconding

February 02, 2015 4:01 am

Victim’s body handed over to her parents; post-mortem report awaited.