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Category: dowry
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Court Asks Centre To Reply On Plea Seeking Passport For Man Stuck Abroad 26.10.2020 NDTV News - India-news
The Delhi High Court has sought the Centre's reply on a woman's plea seeking directions to the government to provide a passport to her son, who is stuck abroad for the last eight years as he does not...
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Pregnant Woman Dies By Suicide In Telangana, Dowry Harassment Alleged 22.10.2020 NDTV News - South
A five months pregnant woman has died by suicide Telangana in Papireddy Nagar in the Medchal-Malkajgiri district.
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Jharkhand Teacher Kills Wife, 2 Kids, Dumps Their Bodies In Well: Police 18.10.2020 NDTV News - India-news
A school teacher has been arrested for allegedly killing his wife and two children and dumping their bodies in a well in Jharkhand's Palamu district over dowry-related issues, the police said today.
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Why did Bihar police take 21 years to arrest a man in dowry death case, asks SC 17.10.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
Shocked by two glaring instances of lethargy on the part of the law — a 21-year delay on part of Bihar police to arrest a dowry death accused and a 733-day delay in uploading of a Patna HC judgment on its website — made the Supreme Court seek explanation from the state director general of police and the HC registrar general.
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Why do women in South India have more freedom than their northern sisters? 12.10.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Examining the effect of colonialism, matriliny, cousin marriage, invasion, cultivation and ancestral crop yields on gender divergence.
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State news in brief 10.10.2020 The Assam Tribune
State news in brief
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Odisha court sends officer to Army custody in dowry case after midnight hearing 9.10.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The officer’s wife alleged that he threatened to shoot her.
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Judge Holds Midnight Hearing, Sends Officer To Army Custody In Dowry Case 9.10.2020 NDTV News - Cities
A local court in Bhubaneswar held a midnight hearing on Thursday and decided to send an army Major, arrested in a dowry torture case, to army custody instead of jail.
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Case Against Man For Giving Triple Talaq To Wife In Madhya Pradesh: Cops 5.10.2020 NDTV News - India-news
A 27-year-old woman has filed a case against her husband in Madhya Pradesh's Indore for allegedly giving her triple talaq, a practice now banned under law, police said on Monday.
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Three Indian trafficked brides tell their stories of exploitation and oppression 3.10.2020 Scroll.in
Even in the face of regular abuse, these women negotiate for their rights and ‘bargain’ with patriarchy every day.
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Stricter Punishment For Dowry Deaths, Stalking In State: K Palaniswami 16.9.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Punishment for offences against women and children, including causing deaths by demanding dowry, stalking and selling minors for prostitution, will be made more stringent in Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister...
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In India’s villages, some desperate parents see child marriage as a means to survive the pandemic 10.9.2020 Scroll.in
Covid-19 is increasing inequalities and exposing the existing vulnerabilities of patriarchal control, caste discrimination and capitalist extraction in India.
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Raising the minimum legal age of marriage for women to 21 years is neither feasible nor promising 3.9.2020 Scroll.in
There are more effective ways of empowering women that respect reproductive rights.
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Woman Killed Allegedly Over Dowry, Husband, His Mother Arrested: Police 2.9.2020 NDTV News - India-news
A 26-year-old woman was allegedly killed by her in-laws in a suspected case of dowry in Uttar Pradesh's Greater Noida, with the police arresting her husband and mother-in-law today, officials said.
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AHRC directs enquiry against police officer 1.9.2020 The Assam Tribune
AHRC directs enquiry against police officer
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Woman Forced Out Of Home For 25 Lakh Dowry, Gets Triple Talaq On WhatsApp 21.8.2020 NDTV News - Latest
A woman from Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh has accused her husband of divorcing her by uttering triple talaq over a WhatsApp call, police said. The incident happened on July 31, the 42-year-old woman...
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Woman Allegedly Beaten To Death Over Dowry In UP: Police 6.8.2020 NDTV News - Cities
A woman was reportedly beaten to death on Wednesday by her husband and in-laws over dowry demands in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr, police said.
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Presumed Dead, Dowry Victim Shows Up At UP Police Station 4.8.2020 NDTV News - Cities
A woman given up for dead after her family wrongly identified a body stuffed in a suitcase has turned out be alive, police said here on Monday.
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When Shakuntala Devi interviewed a closeted man about to be married: ‘I’ve a duty towards my family’ 3.8.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The human calculator’s ‘The World of Homosexuals’, published in 1977, is considered to be a pioneering book on queerness.
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Woman Whose Body Was Found In Suitcase In UP's Ghaziabad Identified: Cops 28.7.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The police have identified the woman whose body was found stuffed inside a suitcase near Ghaziabad, a senior officer said today.
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