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Kanpur Dehat: 2 cops ‘attacked’ by woman complainant’s in-laws, 4 held

March 22, 2021 4:31 am

The incident took place on Saturday night when the two cops had visited Rasoolabad area along with the woman. Police have so far arrested four persons and nine others have also been booked.

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

Hyderabad: Techie commits suicide over alleged 'dowry harassment'

September 30, 2018 7:24 pm

The woman hung herself from the ceiling fan of the bedroom after bolting the door from inside. Her father alleged that her in-laws started harassing her for dowry since August.

Has law against dowry been diluted? Supreme Court to examine

November 30, 2015 2:25 am

According to National Crime Records Bureau data, a total of 24,771 dowry deaths have been reported in the country in past three years while 3.48 lakh cases have been registered under Section 498-A.

Unfairly targeting Section 498A

July 14, 2014 8:41 am

Let’s admit that neither dowry nor dowry deaths have been eliminated.

Govt plans to extend Manodhairya scheme for rape victims to cases of domestic violence

June 28, 2014 2:20 am

The current budgetary provision under the scheme is for Rs 15 crore, of which Rs 5 crore has been disbursed by the state to date.

High Court allows petition against lower court order

February 28, 2014 3:10 pm

Justice Aruna Jagadeesan allowed appeal against the lower court order while hearing a dowry harassment case.

This Week: The son falls in line

January 24, 2014 12:54 am

After Alagiri attack on prospective ally Vijayakanth, questions were raised about his political acumen and even utility.

IAF officer arrested for dowry harassment

December 08, 2013 5:50 am

The police said Tammi committed suicide by hanging on Wednesday night.

Briefly state: Bettanagere gang member attacked

December 07, 2013 5:10 am

The notorious Bettanagere rowdy gang is in news again following an attack on a member Thursday night.