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Wednesday, June 29, 2022



Woman burnt alive for dowry in Hathras, husband, in-laws held

June 10, 2022 6:07 am

The police have arrested the three who were booked after the victim's father lodged a complaint of murder at the Chandapa police station.

Rajasthan: Three sisters and their kids found dead in well, family alleges dowry death

May 28, 2022 3:29 pm

The three women were married to three brothers from one family and two of them were pregnant. While one of the children was four years old, the other was just 22 days old.

Nitish Kumar slams dowry practice, says 'what if a man marries another man?'

May 25, 2022 3:53 pm

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that the state government was making all possible efforts to eradicate these social evils and educate the girls to bring them to the national forefront.

With help from Supreme Court, happy ending to 21-yr marital discord

July 29, 2021 7:44 am

The woman sought an enhancement of the jail term to her husband, but the CJI told her that this would mean that the man will lose his state government job and will not be in a position to give her maintenance.

Maharashtra: Man, family booked for 'demanding tortoise with 21 toenails, black Labrador as dowry'

July 22, 2021 8:12 pm

According to the police, the man got engaged to a woman on February 10. Before the engagement, the bride's family had given Rs 2 lakh cash and 10 grams of gold as dowry.

Delhi: Man held for 'strangling' wife to death over dowry

June 18, 2021 8:04 am

The incident took place in South Delhi’s Maidangarhi and the accused, Kuldeep Singh Rana, has been arrested. Rana works with a contractor in the area.

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

Fashion designer urges people to 'say no to dowry' with latest bridal collection

February 11, 2021 4:53 pm

Pictures of the bridal collection, featuring a young bride, have been going viral

‘Kept taking beatings to save my marriage’: Man arrested after wife files complaint

February 06, 2020 12:24 pm

According to the FIR, the accused and his family, was given more than 17 pieces of jewellery along with a total expenditure of 10 lakhs on the wedding.

Happy Daughters' Day 2019: History, Importance and why we celebrate Daughters' Day

September 22, 2019 6:35 pm

Daughters' Day 2019 Date: Since we have a dedicated day for mothers and fathers, it is only apposite to have one for daughters as well.