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Khap panchayat: Complaining against rape costs woman her nose

A self-styled social panchayat in Barmer district has gave an authoritative instruction of chopping off a woman's nose for complaining of rape against her father-in-law which led to his arrest. The Shocking pronouncement was made by a khap ... Siasat Daily, 3 days ago

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Participating in the festival of justice

The success of Lok Adalats, as an alternative dispute redressal system, can help khap panchayats re-model themselves as progressive community institutions The khap (group of villages) panchayats as a parallel judicial system have existed since ...
 New Delhi Pioneer5 days ago
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Sarv khap demands ban on same gotra marriages

Muzaffarnagar, Dec 22 (PTI) A khap committee meeting held in Shamli has demanded an amendment to the Hindu Marriage Act to ban marriages within the same gotra. The president of the sarv khap committee Omprakash Malik said that the Union government ...
 Press Trust of India6 days ago Muzaffarnagar: Sarv khap demands ban on same gotra marriages  Siasat Daily6 days 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 India1 week ago
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Khap comments trigger controversy for Haryana CM

BYDANFES, AGENCY For most educated people Khaps evoke fear, revulsion and a sense of shame. However, these Khaps have found support from the Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar. He has come out in defence of khap Panchayats. While many in ...
 Day After India1 week ago Narendra Modi seeks blessings from khap leaders in Haryana  DNA2 months ago Khaps help eradicate female foeticide: Haryana minister  Millennium Post1 month ago Khaps, sects, castes hold sway in Jatland  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Khaps can't go beyond law: CM

CHANDIGARH: Chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday said that any action of khap panchayats against the law would not be acceptable in the state. The chief minister, however, added that good things said or done by khap panchayats in the state, ...
 Times of India1 week ago
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Khaps threaten to launch agitation against Gowda

Jind (Har), Dec 13 (PTI) 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 ...
 Press Trust of India2 weeks ago Khap panchayats threaten to launch agitation against Narendra Modi minister  Financial Express2 weeks ago Khaps demand Union law minister's resignation  Times of India2 weeks ago
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Khap panchayats against law & Constitution, says Gowda

h comment against khap panchayats and such other customary courts that, of late, became controversial for handing down brutal punishments, the Centre on Thursday held them to be unconstitutional. Replying to a question raised in the Parliament ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago Khap panchayats illegal and unconstitutional: Govt  Financial Express2 weeks ago Khap panchayats unconstitutional: Government  Economic Times2 weeks ago 'Customary courts' like Khap panchayats unconstitutional: Govt  Sify2 weeks ago
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Daddy Cool Haryana Khaps Hang Up on Bizzare Diktats

CHANDIGARH: Moving away from the long-associated regressive mindset, Khap Panchayats in Haryana have refused to accept the bizarre diktats issued against the women in the state, like the one recently issued by the Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha (ABHM) ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago Khap panchayats check social evils, says Haryana CM  Siasat Daily3 weeks ago Manohar Lal Khattar defends khap panchayat in Haryana  India Today3 weeks ago Khaps have better sense of social justice than courts: Haryana CM  India Today3 weeks ago
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Death to girls who marry for love: Khap

Hardening its stand on love and marriages, an Uttar Pradesh khap panchayat has said those who marry against the family's wishes or marry within the same 'gotra' (clan) must be killed. On Tuesday, the khap, comprising chiefs of 36 communities, at its meeting ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago U.P. khap leaders ban jeans, mobiles for girls  The Hindu1 month ago Muzaffarnagar Khap Panchayat bans mobile for girls, Women activists condemn  International Business Times India1 month ago Panchayat in UP's Muzaffarnagar bans jeans, mobiles for girls  Zee News1 month ago
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