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'Miss Tanakpur...' director seeks police protection after Khap panchayat puts bounty on his head

June 18, 2015 11:26 am

Vinod Kapri, director of 'Miss Tanakpur Haazir Ho', is seeking police protection after receiving death threats from a Khap panchayat.

Chidambaram counters Kejriwal over khap panchayat issue, says such bodies not part of Indian culture

February 05, 2014 1:32 pm

While Kejriwal had said that khaps serve culture purpose, Chidambaram said that they are not part of culture


August 05, 2011 3:49 pm

More than the debate on the rights and wrongs of the Khap tradition of honour killings that abound in certain parts of...

No show for Khap in Haryana

July 30, 2011 2:38 pm

Haryana refuses to screen the film 'Khap' fearing violence from Jat supporters.

Fearing protests,theatres in Haryana skip Khap show

July 30, 2011 3:40 am

They had asked the public to boycott the film and issued veiled threats of violence if it was screened.

Dull Roar

July 30, 2011 12:35 am

One of the worst phrases that seems to have grown disgraceful roots both in the media and public discourse is “honour killing”.

Khap shot in 2 villages in Maharashtra

July 22, 2011 7:48 pm

When director Ajai Sinha wanted to shoot Khap,a film based on honour killings in Haryana..

Briefly Nation

January 17, 2011 4:17 am

In another instance of moral policing,a self-styled caste council or khap has banned girls from wearing jeans,blaming the attire for incidents of eve teasing and young couples eloping in a village in the district.

Khap panchayat bars girls from wearing jeans

January 16, 2011 4:14 pm

The panchayat also formed a five-member women committee to implement the ban.

‘We should give the people better lyrics’

September 24, 2010 4:27 pm

It’s been a while since Panchhi Jalonvi,the man behind Dus bahaane and Mindblowing maahiya rocked charts. But the lyricist is back with Knockout,with Ra.One to follow.