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Khap in Haryana goes online to fight social evils and stereotypes
Hindustan Times

Haryana: Khap panchayat fights stereotypes, goes online

Most khap panchayats may be caught in a medieval time warp but one such village council in Haryana is fighting against the stereotype — not only by working against female foeticide and dowry but also going digital, launching a website. The Kajla ... MSN Canada, 18 hours ago

Ordinance on land acquisition: Khaps, Haryana farmers' outfits threaten protest on March 5

To oppose the land acquisition ordinance introduced by NDA government, Haryana's khap panchayats and peasant outfits have announced to gather about 1 lakh farmers on national highway-1 near Kurukshetra on March 5.
 Times of India5 days ago Govt dismisses Cong's crocodile tears over Land Acquisition Bill  New Delhi Pioneer5 days ago Attempt to appease: Political cases against farmers to be withdrawn  Times of India6 days ago

Haryana approaches Centre over crop prices

CHANDIGARH: Amid protests by farmer unions and khap panchayats for implementation of Swaminathan Commission report, the state government on Tuesday urged the Union government to replace minimum support price (MSP) with 'profitable price' in ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Khap Panchayat turns moral police for randy bulls, but ...

Chandigarh: Stray cow bulls, which have been on the rampage for some months in Bhiwani district of Haryana, forced the calling of a statewide Khap Mahapanchayat recently. Among the more important issues taken up at the Maha Panchayat was the street ...
 Firstpost.com1 month ago

Now, Bibipur to help women stand up against female foeticide

Already having got global recognition by roping in khap panchayats in the fight against female foeticide in Haryana, Bibipur village of Jind launched another initiative to reward women acting as whistleblowers against those allegedly involved in illegal ...
 Times of India2 months ago
IndiaTV News

Khaps threaten to launch agitation against Gowda

Jind (Haryana): Khap Panchayats today threatened to launch an agitation against Union Law Minister D V Sadananda Gowda for his comments terming Khaps as “unconstitutional” and demanded his removal from the Cabinet.Speaking at a meeting at ...
 IndiaTV News2 months ago
Times of India

Manohar Lal Khattar defends khap panchayat in Haryana

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar came out in defence of khap panchayats on Friday, stating that they keep a check on social evil and that there is nothing wrong with their orders. "There are various kinds of institutions in our society and each of ...
 India Today2 months ago Khap panchayats check social evils, says Haryana CM  Nerve2 months ago Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar defends khap panchayats  Times of India2 months ago Haryana CM Khattar defends khap panchayats, calls its decisions "sensible"  IBN Live2 months ago

Haryana is cleaning up its sexist ways—for all the wrong reasons

Sudesh Chaudhary heads the only women's wing in all of Haryana's khap panchayats, which are self-instituted councils that govern clans and have considerable social power in parts of north India. Sitting in her living room in her three-storeyed house ...
 Global Advisors1 day ago

Khap mahapanchayat to take up Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign

CHANDIGARH: The face-off between braveheart sisters Aarti and Pooja and the boys they took on in a moving Haryana Roadways bus was put on hold on Sunday as the khap mahapanchayat called to resolve the matter on Sunday dropped the issue and resolved ...
 Times of India1 month ago Gujarat CM to visit Haryana  DeshGujarat1 month ago Slew of measures unveiled in Haryana  The Hindu1 month ago Haryana seeks support of social oufits, khaps against female foeticide  Times of India1 month ago
International Business Times India

Jind Panchayat Orders Families of Accused to Kneel on Victim's Death Spot

The Jind panchayat in Haryana has come up with another bizarre verdict in a woman's murder case by ordering the families of the accused to kneel in penance on the spot where she was killed. Representational image of a village panchayat ...
 International Business Times India4 weeks ago
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