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Dec 03, 2018
Gotra politics grip election season: After Rahul Gandhi, Union ministers Smriti Irani and Harsh Vardhan get in the ringAs the social media remained abuzz following Congress president Rahul Gandhi's gotra revelation, Union Cabinet ministers Smriti Irani and Harsh Vardhan ramped up the war on Wednesday.
Feb 07, 2018
Khap panchayats' threat not to have girl children is laughable, SC should have them arrested for contemptA day after the Supreme Court called for protection of inter-caste and interfaith couples, Naresh Tikait, the head of the Balyan Khap, told the apex court that they would "not give birth to girls at all". Tikait's remarks — which naturally ticked off the court — will inspire only those who believe that women are inferior. But for everyone else, this is a medieval mindset which pours liquid agony on good people and needs to be ended.
Feb 05, 2018
Supreme Court takes tough stance on khap panchayats, asks Centre to come up with suggestions to protect couplesSC continued its tough stance against khap panchayats as it asked the Centre and the petitioners to come up with effective suggestions to protect couples.
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
Jul 23, 2016
Five youth dead in three cases of suspected honour killing in North IndiaHonour killings , which often see couples targeted because their families disapprove of their relationship, have been carried out for centuries.
Feb 02, 2015
Updravi gotra to avsarvadi: AAP, BJP take to ads to attack each otherFormer friends Arvind Kejriwal and Kiran Bedi are fighting it out to reach the CM's post in the national capital. And as the elections scheduled for 7 February draws closer, BJP and AAP are taking every opportunity to take each other down.
Feb 02, 2015
BJP says AAP violates model code by giving casteist spin to ad, to complain to ECThe BJP has claimed the AAP had violated the model code of conduct by giving a casteist spin to a political metaphor.
Aug 22, 2014
Gurgaon: Skewed sex ratio forces intra-gotra marriagesMarriages between five Gotras including own, mother's, grandmother's (Dadi and Nani) were not allowed earlier, but now the situation has changed. Some marriages are now being allowed by the communities.