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Dalit man forced to perform 'last rites' of his living son

It's not just in Haryana, where diktat by self-styled khap panchayat's galore. A panchayat in Himachal's village allegedly forced a father, a Dalit, to perform the 'last rites' of his living son as he married an upper caste girl. The couple were ... Deccan Herald, 1 week ago

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Mehem Chaubisi Panchayat head booked for harassing wife

In what appears to be a major setback to reformist moves of Khap Panchayat, Tulsi Grewal, the president of Haryana’s most popular Mehem Chaubisi panchyat has been booked for dowry harassment and assault on his wife. ​
 Times of India2 months 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 Times2 weeks ago In pictures: hope of marriage rises in India's Haryana state  Abu Dhabi National2 weeks ago India village council loosens iron grip on rural life  Abu Dhabi National2 weeks ago Haryana Village Led by Women Gets PAN Card  New Indian Express1 month ago
DNA India

Are khap panchayats as vile as the media portrays them?

Image for representational purposes only. RNA Research & Archives Khaps are a major problem in your state, right? I belong to Haryana and live in Delhi. The portrayal of khap panchayats in the media creates a very negative perception about ...
 DNA India1 month ago

Falling sex ratio makes khaps large hearted

Notorious for taking lives of couples in the name of honour, Haryana panchayats are now mulling inter-caste marriages
 DNA2 months ago
Times of India

To end woes of bachelors, Haryana khap mulls allowing inter-religion marriages

"We have not only permitted inter-caste marriages, but would even consider permission to inter-religion matches in a khap panchayat to be held within a month," said the 97-year-old colonel.
 Times of India2 months ago
The Express Tribune

We are all chattel

Just becaus­e some of us acquir­e an educat­ion, do we really have the courag­e to defy the khap pancha­yat? The writer is an independent journalist based in New Delhi and writes for several Indian newspapers ...
 The Express Tribune1 month ago

Khap leader works within system for change

Over a cup of milky tea some months ago in a non-descript hotel in Rohtak, a dusty town of steel and oil mills, colleges and auto repair shops, Santosh Dahiya, 45, reflected on the slow-moving pace of change in the mostly rural state of Haryana. ...
 Hindustan Times4 weeks ago

Haryana khaps launch campaign for girls' education

CHANDIGARH: Haryana's khaps, infamous for their diktats on same-gotra marriages, have launched a mission for girls' education, signalling a change in their approach towards literacy among women. In a ray of hope for girls, who are not encouraged to ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Raped, 4 Haryana teens on stir

NEW DELHI: The rape and murder of the two teenage girls in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun district last Wednesday sent shockwaves across the country, and also threw into focus four rape survivors from Bhagana village in Hisar, Haryana, who have been ...
 Times of India1 month ago Rape survivors battle for justice  Times of India1 month ago
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