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Storm in a khap: first woman member aims to bridge gender bias
Indian Express

Storm in a khap: first woman member aims to bridge gender bias

Sudesh Choudhury at Satrol khap meeting Thursday. Summary Khap panchayats have earned themselves the reputation of being anti-women. She was, noticeably, the only woman present at the meeting of the the Satrol khap panchayat being held in ... Indian Express, 7 hours ago

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Youngistan doesn't need khaps, feels Archana Dalmia

ther day I met a village elder belonging to a khap panchayat. I was trying to understand how one's conscience is not stirred by all the inhuman judgements that these panchayats have passed. I present below an excerpt of my conversation with him: ...
 India Today22 hours ago

Families of honour killing victims take Satrol khap decision with a pinch of salt

Chandigarh: Family members of honour killing victims in Haryana have hailed the decision by a khap panchayat, which on Sunday allowed marriages within 42 villages of its jurisdiction.
 Times of India3 days ago Women Lack Legal Education: Chief justice  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 Age2 months ago
IndiaTV News

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 Herald3 weeks ago CHOW MIEN IS THE ROOT OF ALL EVIL!  Business Line3 weeks ago Khaps are like NGOs, they are part of our culture: Haryana CM  Pune Mirror2 months ago Haryana chief minister likens khaps to NGOs  Deccan Herald2 months ago
IndiaTV News

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 News4 weeks ago Khap bans jeans for girls  Deccan Herald4 weeks ago Khap Mahapanchayat bans jeans for girls, imposes fine of Rs 11000  PardaPhash4 weeks 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 Hindu1 month ago SHOCKING: Khap panchayat in south Delhi threatens forcible eviction of northeast tenants in Munirka  Daily Bhaskar2 months ago 'Khap' like Panchayat's order criticised  E Pao!2 months ago Northeast tenants in Delhi fear forcible evictions  Business Standard India2 months 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 Gazette3 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 Times3 weeks 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 India4 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 Times2 months ago We spend lakhs on our kids will decide who they marry Khaps  Hindustan Times2 months ago Vote Bank Politics Much abused terminology  Daily Excelsior.com2 weeks ago
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