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Jan 16, 2018
Attacks by khap panchayats on couples opting for inter-caste marriage are absolutely illegal: Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court on Tuesday termed as "absolutely illegal" any attack by khap panchayats or associations against an adult man and woman.
Aug 21, 2017
Supreme Court to seek suggestions from NGO, khap panchayats to reduce honour killing incidentsThe Supreme Court Monday sought suggestions from an NGO, an amicus curiae, and Khap Panchayats on ways to prevent harassment and killing of young couples in the name of family honour for inter-caste or intra-clan (gotra) marriages
May 03, 2017
Uttar Pradesh village Madora bans women from using mobile phones in public: Here's whyA village in Uttar Pradesh has banned women from using mobile phones in public in an attempt to restrict their contacts with men and plans hefty fines for violators, police said Wednesday.
Dec 23, 2016
Dangal, Sultan, Tanu Weds Manu Returns: On screen, it's a good time for Haryana's womenFrom Tanu Weds Manu Returns’ Datto to Sultan’s Aarfa and, more recently, Dangal’s Geeta and Babita, it’s been a good time for Haryanvi women in reel life.
Jul 18, 2016
Qandeel Baloch killing: We have our issues but let's be clear, India isn't PakistanIn March this year, Baloch posted a tweet asking for an Indian citizenship as she was "disappointed from Pakistan" and tagged Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "In Pakistan, people are not ready to accept me. It would be much easier for me to work in India," she wrote.
Apr 09, 2016
NLS prof slut-shaming student in shorts is not surprising: It shows how India's premier law school behaves like a khap panchayatHowever, his is not an isolated case, the present case is merely a manifestation of a systemic problem in NLS.
Oct 14, 2015
Uddhav felicitates Shiv Sena men who attacked Sudheendra Kulkarni as State cedes ground to the fringeFringe forces have become powerful because the State has ceded space to them. That might also be the reason for Shiv Sena's attack on Kulkarni.
Sep 21, 2015
Muslim village panchayat's solution for crimes against women: No mobiles, jeans for girlsA Muslim village council has issued an order banning girls from using mobile phones and wearing jeans and t-shirts, ANI reported on Sunday.
Jul 20, 2015
Bizarre khap diktat! Five months after marriage, couple asked to live as siblingsLiving under extreme pressure from the villagers following the khap’s order, the hapless couple has approached the Punjab and Haryana High Court for protection.
Jul 04, 2015
Guddu Rangeela Review: The repetitive and mediocre film has way too many sub plotsGuddu Rangeela ends up betraying every glimmer of promise it had shown in its earlier portions