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Hooda equates Khaps with NGOs
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Ahead of polls, Khaps call the shots in Haryana

The all-powerful Khap panchayats, that have arguably dominated the social fabric of Haryana's hinterland for decades despite strictures by the apex court, are now seeking their pound of flesh in return for supporting candidates in this election. They have ... Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago
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Yadav girls banned from wearing jeans in Mathura

Mathura (UP): In an attempt to control evils of society ,a khap panchayat of Yadav community has banned girls from wearing jeans and has warned of serious consequences if the diktat is violated by anyone in the community.The Panchayat meeting was held ...
 IndiaTV News3 weeks ago Khap bans jeans for girls  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Khap Mahapanchayat bans jeans for girls, imposes fine of Rs 11000  PardaPhash3 weeks ago

Women Lack Legal Education: Chief justice

Social evils like khap panchayats, which are carrying out honour killings, are still prevalent due to ignorance of legal rights among women, observed Justice Kalyan Jyoti Sengupta, chief justice of the Andhra Pradesh High Court. He was speaking at ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Khap leaders, sociologists to debate honour killings  Times of India1 month ago Khap asks SC not to interfere in honour killings  Asian Age1 month ago Supreme Court shouldn't interfere with 'dishonour' killings: Khap leader  NDTV1 month ago
The Hindu

Khap panchayats for justice?

Khap panchayats are essentially community groups which comprises elderly men from the Jat community. Over the last week, a lot was being said about khap panchayats. While Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said khap panchayats are retrograde organisations ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago SHOCKING: Khap panchayat in south Delhi threatens forcible eviction of northeast tenants in Munirka  Daily Bhaskar1 month ago 'Khap' like Panchayat's order criticised  E Pao!1 month ago Northeast tenants in Delhi fear forcible evictions  Business Standard India1 month ago
IBN Live

Khap meet to discuss future

Chaudharis (heads) and representatives of more than two dozen khap panchayats in western Uttar Pradesh would be holding a meeting to chalk out their future course of action.
 Times of India2 months ago Riot victims of Muzaffarnagar have no interest in Elections  Milli Gazette2 weeks ago Maha panchayat in Muzaffarnagar Feb 9  New Kerala2 months ago Muzaffarnagar riots: Khap mahapanchayat on Feb 9 to discuss future plan of action  IBN Live2 months ago

Votes of culture: Khaps hold sway in heartland

Trying to keep their non-political impression intact, khap panchayats have, however, been vigorously playing an active role in the parliamentary polls in Haryana. The important task entrusted to them by chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, who is ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago

Retrograde avatar of repressive traditions

Political patronage and vote bank politics have revived khap panchayats, termed illegal and unconstitutional by the Supreme Court
 The Hindu2 months ago Political parties continue to keep khap vote bank in good humour  Hindustan Times1 month ago We spend lakhs on our kids will decide who they marry Khaps  Hindustan Times1 month ago Vote Bank Politics Much abused terminology  Daily Excelsior.com1 week ago

Girls welcome khap panchayat diktat on dowry, say they can live with ban on jeans

After a mahapanchayat of 52 villages banned girls from wearing what it termed the "denim devil", a number of girls in the region say the panchayats other decisions like not having DJ music in weddings or banning gifts of expensive items like tractors or ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Muzaffarnagar villagers chase away police

On Wednesday, a khap panchayat of Phugana had declared it would not allow police to arrest the gang-rape accused.
 Times of India2 months ago Khap wont allow rape arrests  Asian Age2 months ago Khap decree: Won't let cops arrest rape accused  Times of India2 months ago UP Riots: Khap Opposes Arrest of Gang-Rape Accused  Outlook2 months ago
The Sunday Indian

Supporting Khap panchayats to random dharnas - how Arvind Kejriwal lost the support of civil society

URI | New Delhi, February 21, 2014 14:30 Tags : Arindam Chaudhuri | Arvind Kejriwal | AAP | While Arvind Kejriwal’s stubborn defence of Somnath Bharti’s illegal and racist attempts at vigilante justice against African women and Kumar ...
 The Sunday Indian1 month ago Politics and votebank  Millennium Post1 month ago No need to ban khap panchayats: CM Kejriwal  Rediff.com2 months ago Khap panchayats have 'cultural' purpose, no need to ban them, Arvind Kejriwal says  Times of India2 months ago
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