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
August 01, 2019 2:46 am
The petitioner, Nilesh Pasarkar, had moved the court challenging the order of a City Civil Court, Bombay, on March 3, 2018 barring the petitioner to join the duty as he failed to serve a declaration stating that he has not taken any dowry from his wife.
January 05, 2015 4:03 pm
Denying allegations of torture or dowry demand, parents in law claim they are the absolute owner of the property.
January 05, 2015 3:54 pm
Woman petitioned that her daughter-in-law had in 2007 told the police that there was demand of a car and Rs 10 lakh as dowry.
October 10, 2012 5:43 pm
Soon after marriage,she was facing harassment and demand for more dowry.
May 22, 2012 5:36 pm
A doctor has been booked by police for demanding dowry from his would-be wife.
May 07, 2012 7:33 pm
A civil engineer has been directed by a court here to pay a monthly alimony of Rs 6,000 to his wife,who was thrown out of her in-laws' home barely five months after her marriage for allegedly not meeting dowry demands.
May 06, 2012 11:15 am
The woman identified as Farzana was pushed from the building the family lives in Lahori Gate.
June 16, 2011 11:06 am
A man killed his wife's brother after the latter could not fulfill his dowry demand in Pilibhit.