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Cop attacks girl's uncle after marriage cancelled over dowry demand

The bullet hit the man in thigh and he was shifted to a hospital.

09 Sep 2019 2:31 PM

UP: Man bites mother-in-laws nose, father slits her ear in dowry dispute

Rehman gave a dowry worth Rs 10 lakh to his daughter, but after Chand Bi gave birth to a baby her in-laws started demanding Rs 5 lakh more.

26 Aug 2019 3:34 PM

Bihar: Villagers hold up woman’s cremation for failing to pay dowry 4 years ago

At the time of their wedding, Parbati failed to give two cows, one goat and three sarees in dowry as per local tradition.

17 Aug 2019 7:04 PM

UP: Woman given triple talaq after being thrashed by in-laws

‘My husband also had illicit relations with another woman. He used to go out with her and she even came home to meet him,’ she said.

11 Aug 2019 4:34 PM

Hyderabad man gets life imprisonment for killing wife over dowry dispute

The man subjected his wife to domestic violence over demands of additional dowry.

04 May 2019 10:51 AM


Woman's body found hanging; family alleges dowry death

A case has been filed against Kuldeep and his parents, who are on the run, police said.

20 Feb 2019 11:02 AM

Pune woman says doctor husband infected her with HIV through saline

The woman said that her husband and his parents were harassing her for dowry since the couple got married in 2015.

01 Dec 2018 10:20 AM

Odisha: Father fails to give bullet for dowry, woman gets triple talaq

The incident took place at Balisahi village under Aul block in Kendrapara district.

30 Oct 2018 5:58 AM

Army major booked for domestic abuse, demanding dowry

The major's wife alleged that her in-laws advised her to commit suicide or get a divorce.

21 Sep 2018 11:40 AM

SC modifies its order on dowry cases, restores power of arrest to police

SC restored power of police to arrest husband and his family members on complaint of dowry harassment under IPC Section 498A.

14 Sep 2018 8:51 PM


UP family calls off marriage, says ‘bride spends too much time on WhatsApp’

Amroha SP, Vipin Tada said that they have received a complaint in this matter and a probe is currently underway.

10 Sep 2018 9:15 AM

Friends, family of Delhi air hostess who killed self demand fair probe

A candle light vigil on Sunday at Parliament Street in memory of flight attendant Anissia Batra, who allegedly committed suicide last month.

06 Aug 2018 8:59 AM

Woman given triple talaq for giving birth to a girl in Uttar Pradesh

Woman was married two years ago and this was her first child.

17 Jul 2018 1:21 AM

Odisha: Teacher couple sets example with wedding

The groom took no dowry from his in-laws other than tree saplings.

25 Jun 2018 5:03 AM

Beaten, abused parents win legal battle against son, wife

The court asked the man and his wife to evict from the house and let the senior citizens live peacefully.

07 Jun 2018 6:07 AM


Rural purchases may boost gold demand

WGC expects imports to remain in line with last year

04 May 2018 6:22 AM

Supreme Court to revisit its order on arrest in dowry cases

It was submitted that mindless and senseless deprivation of life & liberty of women could not be dealt with effectively through soft sanctions alone.

24 Apr 2018 1:28 AM

Newly-wed raped by man, 2 others

The rise in the number of assaults against minors has come as a surprise to child rights activists.

24 Apr 2018 1:01 AM

Newly-married woman raped by husband, his 2 friends in Assam

According to police, the incident came to light when she had gone for medical treatment to a government hospital in a critical condition.

23 Apr 2018 8:57 AM

Marriage proposals flood in for Geeta

Deaf-and-mute girl who returned from Pak gets over 100 offers.

20 Apr 2018 1:53 AM