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Harassed by khap, farmer succumbs to suicide attempt

MYSURU: A 56-year-old farmer, who attempted suicide three weeks ago after being harassed by a group of villagers, died during the wee hours of Saturday. Farmer Siddaramegowda of D Saalundi village, 13 km from Mysuru, breathed his last at ... Times of India, 3 hours ago
Farmer lodges complaint against 'khap panchayat' Times of India, 2 weeks ago

Jats, khap leaders block Delhi-Ferozepur rail track in Jind

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Rohtak, July 30 -- Members of Jat community and Khap leaders on Wednesday blocked the DelhiFerozepur rail track near Narwana while demanding a compensation of ...
 HT Syndication2 days ago Jat protest ends, Delhi-Firozpur railway tracks blockade  Press Trust of India2 days ago

Khap leaders disrupt rail traffic in Jind

CHANDIGARH: While the UT Administration has imposed house tax on residential properties in the city, the Administration and the Municipal Corporation (MC) do not have the record of covered area of houses in the city. The hot, sultry Wednesday ...
 Chandigarh Tribune3 days ago

Sex ratio gradually growing in khap land of Haryana

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Rohtak, July 29 -- Call it the impact of Beti Bachao Beti Padhao campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi or result of strict action by the Haryana ...
 HT Syndication3 days ago

AIDWA for more power to admin to check khap diktats

On the occasion of death anniversary of Captain Laxmi Sahgal, an associate of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, AIDWA (All India Democratic Women’s Association) on Thursday launched a signature drive to muster support for a separate law to deal with cases of ...
 Times of India1 week ago
New Indian Express

Dalit Couple Ostracized by Khap Panchayat

MADURAI: Khap panchayat by Ramesh Babu, a caste Hindu, has ostracized a family from Arunthathiyar community for questioning his authority at Kattunayakanpatty village near Bodi in Theni district. The last six months for Paramasivam, his wife ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago Khap Panchayat Excommunicates Dalit Couple  New Indian Express1 week ago
India Today

Filmmakers ask: If Censor board doesn't mind our films, why should the khap?

The recent ban on the release of Miss Tanakpur Haazir Ho in Muzaffarnagar, and protests against the song 'Mata ka email' from Guddu Rangeela, have once again brought to light problems that khap-based movies face during their release. The khaps often ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Khap Puts Price Of 51 Buffaloes On Miss Tanakpur Haazir Ho Directors Head  Indiatimes1 month ago You can reason with buffaloes, not khap  The Telegraph1 month ago Miss Tanakpur...: Khap threatens to damage theatres  India Today1 month ago

Bizarre khap diktat! Five months after marriage, couple asked to live as siblings

Chandigarh: In Haryana, there's no full stop to the outrageous diktats of khaps. In the latest case of the community body infringing on the private space of citizens, a khap panchayat in Jind district has asked a married couple to live as brother ...
 Firstpost.com1 week ago

Woman khap leader flays Parineeti's selection

CHANDIGARH: Panic gripped railway passengers and visitors at the Chandigarh railway station this morning when auto operators and taxi operators, brandishing rods and sharp weapons, clashed with each other over the issue of picking and dropping of ...
 Chandigarh Tribune2 weeks ago

Protect couple from khap, high court directs Jind SP

CHANDIGARH: Taking cognizance of a married couple's plea against the diktat of a khap panchayat near Narwana town of Jind that declared them as brother and sister, the Punjab and Haryana high court on Friday directed the district SP to ensure life ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Khap Panchayat Annuls Couple's Marriage, Declares Them Siblings  New Indian Express2 weeks ago Khap declares married couple siblings, asks them to separate  Times of India2 weeks ago
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