You are here:
Dowry death
#Dowry death
Get Alerts

Articles

View all

Did you know: Every hour an Indian woman dies over dowry

Sep 01, 2013

Did you know: Every hour an Indian woman dies over dowry

While in 2007, 8,093 such deaths were reported, the numbers rose to 8,172 and 8,383 in 2008 and 2009 respectively. In 2010, 8,391 such deaths were reported, according to the NCRB. The agency is the central nodal department to collect and process crime statistics at the national level. #India #Women #Dowry #Dowry death #Numers
HC upholds life sentence for 4 family members who killed housewife

Jul 20, 2013

HC upholds life sentence for 4 family members who killed housewife

The Bombay High Court has upheld a lower court order imposing life sentence on four persons of a family for killing a woman in 2006 as she was unable to meet dowry demands #Violence against women #High Court #Women's rights #dowry deaths #life sentences
Jharkhand's shameful decade: 7,563 women raped

Apr 13, 2012

Jharkhand's shameful decade: 7,563 women raped

The report said that a total of 1,157 women were killed in the state between 1991 and 2010 after being branded witch. #NewsTracker #Rape #Jharkhand #Dowry death

Wire

View all

Jharkhand's shameful decade: 7,563 women raped

Jul 05, 2014

New low for Delhi 125 dowry deaths in 2013 highest among cities

Delhi has recorded the highest number of dowry deaths among cities in the country with a 25% increase in cases in 2013...
Jharkhand's shameful decade: 7,563 women raped

Jun 17, 2014

Marriage an alien notion for Indian tribe

Udaipur, India  - Live-in relationships between couples who see little reason to marry may be a modern fashion in India's Bollywood film industry, but for one community in India they reflect thousands of years of tradition. Members of the indigenous ... #India #Bollywood #Gujarat
Jharkhand's shameful decade: 7,563 women raped

Jun 17, 2014

Marriage an alien notion for Indian tribe

Udaipur, India - Live-in relationships between couples who see little reason to marry may be a modern fashion in India's Bollywood film industry, but for one community in India they reflect thousands of years of tradition. Members of the indigenous G... #India #Bollywood #Gujarat
NEW EBOOK