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Honour killings a social evil, khaps are not 'ancestors of Caesar': SC
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Honour killings a social evil, khaps are not 'ancestors of Cae...

The Supreme Court today asserted that the illegal activities of 'khap panchayats' have to be stopped completely, saying the honour killings of inter-caste couples was a social evil that "guillotined" individual liberty and freedom of choice having a ... Business Standard, 4 weeks ago

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'Absolutely illegal' for khap panchayats to stall marriage of two adults: SC

In a relief to inter-faith or inter-caste couples who often face threat to their lives due to their relationship, the Supreme Court on Tuesday banned any interference by illegal assemblies like khap panchayats into their marriages, terming the intrusions as "absolutely illegal." A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud also laid down guidelines to prevent such interferences and said the norms laid down by it would remain in force till a suitable ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Khap interference in marriage of two adults absolutely illegal: SC  Business Standard4 weeks ago

Attempt to stop marriages by Khap panchayats is illegal, rules Supreme Court

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said any interference by the Khap panchayats to scuttle marriage between two consenting adults is illegal. The bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud laid down remedial ...
 Sify4 weeks ago Supreme Court rules against Khap panchayat's interference in marriages  Prokerala1 month ago

Action against those protesting against inter-caste marriage

In his submissions before the Supreme Court in connection with cases of so called honour killings by Khap Panchayats, Amicus Curiae Raju Ramachandran on Friday stated that action would be initiated against those involved in protesting a marriage between ...
 Business Standard2 months ago SC slams Khap Panchayat, asks Centre for suggestions to protect couples  Zee News2 months ago No society can question 'if an adult man and woman opt for an inter-caste marriage,' says Supreme Court  DNA2 months ago Meet the guardians of love who protect young couples from Khap panchayats  Business Standard2 months ago

Manish Sisodia tells L-G: Don’t support officers ‘fatwa’ against Delhi government

Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia equated the IAS Officers Association with a “khap panchayat” which has issued a “fatwa” against the Delhi government. In a scathing attack, Sisodia once again targeted Lieutenant ...
 DNA1 month ago Sisodia equates IAS officers association with khap panchyat, attacks L-G  Rediff.com1 month ago
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Khap Panchayat matter: State must provide protection to couples, says Centre to SC

[India], Mar 7 (ANI): The Centre on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the states must provide police protection to those couples who fear for their lives because they did inter-caste or inter-gotra marriage. Earlier in February, the top court cracked a ...
 Sify1 month ago

Tableau to honor Rajasthan killer

Tableau of the Rajasthan murderer, who is accused of killing a Muslim labourer from West Bengal, was taken out in Jodhpur to honour him on the occasion of Ram Navami. The killer, Shambhu Lal allegedly hacked the victim to death and set his body on fire in ...
 catchnews.com4 weeks ago

Amit Shah accuses Congress of dividing Hindus in K'taka

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Tuesday accused the ruling Congress party in Karnataka of creating a rift between the Hindus. Addressing a public rally in Davanagere ahead of the state assembly election, Shah said, "On one hand their party ...
 catchnews.com4 weeks ago

Time to rename India

'It would be nice if we could all just take a deep breath and focus on the only feeling that really matters, and for which previous generations worked a very long time at great cost: Freedom,' says Mitali Saran.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ India is terribly confusing these days. A modern nation, fizzing with potential, is also a collection of ancient cultures that hang on to regressive practices. Its democratic right to protest frequently shades into hostage taking. It talks about ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Meet the Love Commandos

Despite dire threats to life and property, they have brought together over 50,000 lovers under one roof across India.Sneha Bhattacharjee reports.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/   Sometime in the winter of 2010, the family of a girl charged a boy with raping her. In her statements to the police, doctors as well as the court, the girl said she was a major and in a consensual relationship with the boy. Shocked and surprised at the turn of events, a group of men reached the sessions ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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