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Dowry death


Kerala court finds husband guilty in Vismaya dowry death case

May 23, 2022 12:21 pm

The quantum of punishment to Kiran Kumar would be pronounced on Tuesday. Vismaya V Nair (22), an ayurvedic medical student, was found dead in Kumar’s house in Kollam under mysterious circumstances on June 21, 2021.

Court awards life imprisonment to couple in daughter-in-law’s dowry death case

May 18, 2022 6:50 am

District and Sessions judge Kanwaljit Singh Bajwa mentioned that a hapless woman was done to death within the four corners of her matrimonial home just because she could not fulfill the illegal demands of dowry.

Two women arrested for dowry death

April 05, 2022 3:34 am

Sources said that the woman's father alleged in the FIR that his daughter was being harassed for dowry. He alleged that his daughter died by suicide only to get rid of the torture being faced by her for dowry. A case was registered at Sector 31 police station.

Daughter's suicide: Ex-minister's son-in-law held for dowry death

January 12, 2022 2:01 am

BJP minister Moti Kashyap's daughter, Tripti Patle, 42, who worked as an assistant professor at a government college in Adhartal, was found hanging at her home on January 7.

Haryana: 19-year-old's kin allege dowry death, take her body from cremation site

September 02, 2021 9:50 am

As per the FIR filed, the girl was beaten, abused and even ousted by her in-laws during the course of eight-month marriage but returned after reconciliation.

Dowry black spot

June 28, 2021 8:38 am

A death in Kerala puts spotlight on regressive practice, reveals chinks in state’s development narrative.

Vismaya death case: Husband arrested on dowry death charges

June 23, 2021 10:25 am

Vismaya, an Ayurveda medical student, was found dead in her husband's house in Kerala's Sasthamkotta.

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.