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To improve depleting sex ratio, Gurgaon khap gives nod to same-clan marriages
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Gurgaon to make history by allowing the inter-caste marriages ...

Khap Panchayat always faces strong criticism for its hard decisions not only in Haryana, but also around the world. Umpteen numbers of couples were executed due to khap's unsocial judgments in Haryana. But recently, a Jaat community in Gurgaon made ... Meri News, 4 days ago

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Women wing of Haryana Congress want PM to apologize for hooting of Hooda

INLD leader Tek Ram Kandela, also chief of Kandela khap panchayat, on Thursday, announced to join Congress in the presence of Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda at New Delhi.
 Times of India1 week ago

Now, Khap panchayat pulls a surprise over ban on girls wearing jeans, using mobile phones

To use mobile phones and wear jeans is the fundamental right of a girl and no panchayat should put a ban on it, chief of a Khap panchayat in Haryana has said. Kandela Khap Panchayat chief Tekaram Kandela said to use mobile phones and wear jeans ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago Using mobiles, wearing jeans fundamental right of a girl, says Khap chief  Zee News2 weeks ago Girls' have the right to wear jeans, use mobiles: Khap chief  Rediff.com2 weeks ago UP Women Commission opposes ban on girls wearing jeans  NetIndia123.com2 weeks ago
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Haryana khaps bat for change, refuse to accept UP khap's diktat to ban girls from wearing jeans

New Delhi: Moving away from the long associated regressive mindset, khap panchayats ( a system of social administration) in Haryana have refused to accept bizarre dikat issued by a khap in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar that banned unmarried women ...
 Daily Bhaskar2 weeks ago Haryana khaps bat for gender equality, say girls can wear jeans  Chandigarh Tribune2 weeks ago

Time for UPs woman lawmakers to speak up against khap panchayats

August 11, 2014 First Published: 22:30 IST(11/8/2014) Last Updated: 22:58 IST(11/8/2014) Uttar Pradesh may be the crucible of Indian politics, but it also seems to be the crucible of all that is wrong with India. The rapes and murders are horrifying enough ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago

Why KejriwalAAP's top rung has no women leaders

Will the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which has been called 'Khap Panchayat' by its own women members for its supposedly pronounced male bias, be able to shed that unflattering image with its newly-set up women's wing 'Aap Ki Mahila Shakti'? The post Why ...
 First Post.com2 weeks ago AAP attitude towards its women leaders is that of benevolent patriarchy: Shazia  The Hindu3 weeks ago

Fatwa ruling: Why the uniform civil code debate is nonsensical

If the rulings of the shariats have no legal sanction, this applies to the rulings of khap panchayats too. For that matter, it applies to community judicial bodies of all religions in the country. The post Fatwa ruling: Why the uniform civil code debate is ...
 First Post.com1 month ago Not just Shariat courts: Supreme Court order also includes khap panchayats  First Post.com1 month ago Uniform Civil Code Debate: Do Not Confuse Religion with Personal Law  New Indian Express3 weeks ago No legal sanction, but not illegal!  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago

Why people go to shariat courts khap panchayats

y 08, 2014 First Published: 09:03 IST(8/7/2014) | Last Updated: 12:29 IST(8/7/2014) A couple of years ago, I read an interesting column on why many Indians (mainly from the poorer section) still visit faith healers (shamans) instead of going to state-run ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago Why people go to shariat courts, khap panchayats  Hindustan Times1 month ago HC seeks report on kangaroo court pardoning rape accused  The Hindu2 months ago Did Shariat courts thrive on India's time-consuming, overburdened legal system?  Hindustan Times1 month ago
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Is 'Lekar Hum Deewana Dil' realistic? Do urban couples still elope in circa 2014?

No warring families, no religious prejudice, no Khap panchayat. Then why do the protagonists in the film elope? In the new film 'Lekar Hum Deewana Dil', by first-time director Arif Ali, explores this age-old theme. Two BFFs Dinesh 'Dinoo' Nigam (Armaan Jain) ...
 IBN Live1 month ago
Global Times

The times, they are a-changing

Inder Singh More, the head of the 42-village Khap panchayat or local village council, speaks during a meeting in Hissar district of the northern state of Haryana on May 5, 2014. Photo: AFP Yashpal Mor grew up watching men in his village stay ...
 Global Times1 month ago India village council loosens iron grip on rural life  Abu Dhabi National1 month ago Haryana Village Led by Women Gets PAN Card  New Indian Express2 months ago Village Council in India Finally Loosens Iron Grip on Rural Life  Med India1 month ago
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