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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.”
February 05, 2015 2:27 am
Suchim, his father arrested, remanded in three-day police custody.
February 02, 2015 4:01 am
Victim’s body handed over to her parents; post-mortem report awaited.