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Mar 15, 2013
Odisha law minister resigns following dowry, torture chargesBarsha, who has now been staying at her parents house due to alleged torture, claimed that there was an attempt to kidnap and kill her on March 13.
Jan 24, 2013
Dear politicians, make the Justice Verma report an election issuePoliticians can argue after other issues, but on violence against women, they must act as one.
Oct 17, 2012
Woman, baby daughter burned alive by in-laws who wanted sonNews reports indicated that the duo had been set on fire because of an issue over dowry, and also because the husband's family had wanted the couple's first child to be a son.
Jul 13, 2012
Bizarre! UP panchayat bans love marriages, women leaving homesThe village, located in Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh's constituency, has imposed the diktats since Wednesday.
May 23, 2012
Dowry killing: Blame the parents, then the in-lawsIf we are serious about eradicating dowry, we must revisit our attitude towards the girl child.
Apr 13, 2012
Jharkhand's shameful decade: 7,563 women rapedThe report said that a total of 1,157 women were killed in the state between 1991 and 2010 after being branded witch.
Sep 28, 2011
Make provision for marriage of girls in budget: Azad to statesHealth Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad today asked the states to make budgetary provisions for schemes aimed at funding marriages of girls as a long-term measure to prevent female foeticide.