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Caste pride, purity of women and honour killings

Tamil Nadu is notorious for many deaths going unreported as passed off as suicides While up north, khap panchayats (kangaroo courts) held by dominant communities brazenly rule against inter-caste love marriages, in Tamil Nadu many cases of ... The Hindu, 1 day ago

AAP working like Khap Panchayat, says Shanti Bhushan

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 ZeeNews.com2 days ago
DNA India

Kerala Khap Panchayat? Education Minister doesn't want boys & girls to share seats

I have no idea if boys and girls are sitting intermingled in any college in the state," he told media personnel. PK Abdurabb Image Credit: Wikicommons In remarks that have triggered a controversy, Kerala Education Minister P K Abdu Rabbsaid he ...
 DNA India1 week ago

Dear IndiGo, please stop acting like a Khap Panchayat

IndiGo faced some backlash after they ejected a passenger for wearing a short dress. On Monday, there was slight outrage when news emerged that an IndiGo flight from Mumbai to Delhi didn't allow a passenger to board a flight because she ...
 DNA India4 weeks ago
DNA India

Shocking: School founded by Arundhati Roy's mother Mary behaves like a khap panchayat

After last week';s controversy about an engineering college in Chennai issuing dress codes to its girl students, now a school in Kerala is getting flak for asking it's boys and girls to maintain a distance of one metre between them. ...
 DNA India2 months ago Jail on campus? Chennai college's rules for girls slammed  Hindustan Times2 months ago 'Girls should not use Facebook, should not talk to boys'; Chennai engineering college denies viral circular for women  International Business Times India2 months ago This circular with regressive rules for girl students in Chennai is a new low  India Today2 months ago
Deccan Chronicle

Haryana khap panchayat's bizarre punishment for child molester triggers outrage

Mumbai: Five shoe slaps- that was the punishment ordered by a kangaroo court in Haryana on Friday to a 23-year-old man who was held for molesting a seven-year-old girl. The incident happened in Diwana village of Fatehabad district in Haryana, ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 months ago
India Today

Haryana Khap panchayat orders shoe-slap justice in molestation case

The incident took place on Thursday evening in Diwana village of Fatehabad district when the victim had gone to buy candies from accused Sanjay Kumar's shop with her four-year-old cousin. The accused's uncle was asked to mete out the ...
 India Today2 months ago

Sarpanch fined Rs 60,000 for raping girl

Holding a Khap-like panchayat, village elders’ of Puruna Chimtapalli gram panchayat in Orissa’s Malkangiri district have reportedly imposed a fine of Rs 60,000 on local sarpanch Prahallad Pangi after holding him guilty of repeatedly raping a ...
 Asian Age2 months ago Odisha khap fines Sarpanch Rs 60, 000 for raping minor!  OdishaSunTimes.com2 months ago Odisha: Sarpanch fined Rs 60,000 for raping minor  Deccan Chronicle2 months ago
The Freepress Journal

Row over khap diktat: SC orders protection for family

New Delhi: A dalit family, facing threats of khap panchayat after its son eloped and married an upper- caste girl, today got relief from Supreme Court which not only asked the Uttar Pradesh and Delhi police to protect them but also ordered release ...
 The Freepress Journal2 months ago

Muslim village panchayat's solution for crimes against ...

A Muslim village council has issued an order banning girls from using mobile phones and wearing jeans and t-shirts, ANI reported on Sunday. The ban is reportedto have been issued in more than 10 villages in the districts ofMuzaffarpur and ...
 Firstpost.com2 months ago UP village council bans jeans, mobile phones for girls  Times of India2 months ago Jeans, phone ban for for girls in rural UP  Bangalore Mirror2 months ago 10 villages in Uttar Pradesh have banned cell phones and jeans for girls  Rediff.com2 months ago
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