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Sep 22, 2019
Daughters' Day 2019: 22 September celebrated globally to promote equality, raise awareness about crimes against girl childDaughters' Day: In a bid to promote equality and celebrate the presence of daughters, this day is celebrated by different countries on different days, but in India, it is usually observed on the fourth Sunday of September which is today (22 September).
Aug 29, 2019
Man booked for giving triple talaq to wife over dowry in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar; case registered against husband’s family, say policeWhen demands of dowry were not met, the husband gave instant triple talaq to Shama Perveen, the police officer said
Aug 13, 2019
Newly-married woman from Uttar Pradesh accuses husband of giving her triple talaq for failure to pay dowryA newly married woman on Monday accused her husband, residing in Saudi Arabia, of giving her 'triple talaq' (divorce) over the phone for failing to pay dowry
Aug 10, 2019
Kannauj man molests wife, gives triple talaq over dowry demands; case registered against husband, six members of familyA woman has alleged that her husband gave her triple talaq after her family failed to meet his demands for dowry, in Kannauj's Chhibramau, police said on Friday.
Nov 01, 2018
Flight attendant suicide case: Anissia Batra's in-laws surrender before court, sent to 1-day police custodyAnissia Batra (39), wife of Mayank Singhvi, worked with a German airline.
Oct 23, 2018
19-year-old woman in Odisha dies after being set on fire by her in-laws for dowryA 19-year-old woman was set on fire allegedly by her in-laws for dowry in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district, police said on Tuesday.
Oct 04, 2018
Anissia Batra suicide case: In-laws move SC asking for pre-arrest bail; court to hear matter on 14 OctoberThe move comes after the Delhi High Court last week denied anticipatory bail to Anissia Batra's in-laws RS and Sushma Singhvi, who claimed that they had no role in her suicide.
Oct 01, 2018
Husband, in-laws burn woman to death in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar allegedly for dowry; all accused abscondingUttar Pradesh Police said that a case has been registered against the victim's husband, father-in-law, mother-in-law and brother-in-law.
Sep 14, 2018
'Misuse' of anti-dowry law: Supreme Court modifies earlier order on Section 498A, leaves decision to arrest on policeThe court also said that though Section 498A was enacted to protect women from cruelty in matrimonial houses, its misuse to harass the other side too is causing social unrest.
Sep 10, 2018
'Bride spends too much time on WhatsApp': Uttar Pradesh family's reason to call off weddingThe groom family refused to marry on the wedding day, scheduled for 5 September, saying that the "the girl is not good as she uses WhatsApp."