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All-male village council sentences sisters 'to be raped' in Indian state
Irish Independent

All-male village council sentences sisters 'to be raped' in In...

Two sisters in an Indian village have been 'sentenced to rape'. Local unelected authorities, also known as the Khap Panchayat, reportedly ordered the sexual assault of the sisters from the low Dalit caste (historically called 'untouchables') as a ... Irish Independent, 1 day ago

UP Khap Panchayat rubbishes reports of ordering rape of Dalit sisters

Last week, there were reports that Baghpat's Khap Panchayat had issued a diktat that two Dalit sisters be raped and paraded naked as their brother eloped with a married Jat woman.
 DNA3 days ago Rape the sisters and parade them naked, orders UP Khap Panchayat; SC intervenes  Zee News3 days ago Disgusting ruling! UP Khap Panchayat orders rape, naked parade for two sisters  Zee News3 days ago SC issues notice to UP police after Khap Panchayat orders Dalit women to be raped  DNA1 week ago
Hindustan Times

Jat leaders in UP village deny ordering rape of Dalit sisters

Jat leaders of a village in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district have denied a khap panchayat was ever convened and said no diktat was issued that two Dalit sisters be raped and paraded naked as revenge for their brother's action of eloping with a ...
 Hindustan Times3 days ago Jat leaders to protest on July 27  Times of India1 month ago

Sisters sentenced for 'revenge rape' fear for their safety

Representational image (Photo: PTI) Family flees home after Khap Panchayat orders rape for UP sisters New Delhi/Baghpat : Meenakshi Kumari, 23, lives under fear with her 15-year-old sister after a village council in Uttar Pradesh ordered the two "low-caste" ...
 Asian Age4 days ago
Times of India

Khap panchayat's rape order of 2 UP sisters echoes in UK

MEERUT: After a khap panchayat in Baghpat district allegedly ordered that two sisters be raped and paraded naked as punishment after their brother eloped with a married woman from another caste, . READ ALSO: Baghpat superintendent of police Sharad ...
 Times of India5 days ago Khap panchayat’s rape order of 2 UP sisters echoes in UK  Times of India5 days ago
International Business Times India

Uttar Pradesh: Dalit Woman Moves SC Seeking Protection from Khap Panchayat's Rape Orders

Representative image. Reuters file A young Dalit woman has moved the Supreme Court seeking protection after a khap panchayat issued an order to rape her and her sister as their brother eloped with a married girl from the Jat community. "On July ...
 International Business Times India2 weeks ago Dalit moves SC against khap diktat for her rape  Times of India2 weeks ago Dalit girl plea to SC  The Telegraph2 weeks ago Khap horror: 2 Dalit women ordered to be raped, paraded naked to repay their brother's actions  India Online.in2 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

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 India1 month ago Bizarre khap diktat! Five months after marriage, couple asked to live as siblings  Firstpost.com1 month ago Khap Panchayat Annuls Couple's Marriage, Declares Them Siblings  New Indian Express1 month ago Khap declares married couple siblings, asks them to separate  Times of India1 month ago

Farmer lodges complaint against 'khap panchayat'

MYSURU: A farmer and his family from Yariyuru village in Yalanduru taluk have been allegedly socially boycotted by their community leaders for not paying a fine levied to them. The farmer has lodged a complaint with superintendent of police against ...
 Times of India1 month ago Harassed by khap, farmer succumbs to suicide attempt  Times of India1 month ago Farmer attempts suicide after 'khap' panchayat threatens to expel him  Times of India1 month ago Khap to Give Aid to Farmer Children  New Indian Express1 month ago

Guest teachers along with khap panchayats to hold rally tomorrow

the Rozgar Bachao Vayda Nibhao rally against Haryana Government last month, the guest teachers along with khap panchayats will hold another rally at Mahendragarh on July 11. Pressing for regularisation of their jobs, large number of guest ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago Khap panchayats extend support to guest teachers  HT Syndication1 month ago Sacking of guest teachers: Khaps warn of massive protest  Times of India1 month ago Khaps too come forward to support  Times of India2 months ago

Khap panchayat in UP orders rape of 2 girls to seek revenge for brother’s action

Representational image (Photo: PTI) One of the girls moved the Supreme Court seeking protection New Delhi: A khap panchayat in Uttar Pradesh issued a diktat that a Dalit girl and her sister should be raped and paraded naked in the village. Reportedly, the ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
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