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SC to Centre: Protect couples from 'conscience keepers' like khaps
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Action against those protesting against inter-caste marriage

In his submissions before the Supreme Court in connection with cases of so called honour killings by Khap Panchayats, Amicus Curiae Raju Ramachandran on Friday stated that action would be initiated against those involved in protesting a marriage between ... Business Standard, 1 month ago

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Manish Sisodia tells L-G: Don’t support officers ‘fatwa’ against Delhi government

Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia equated the IAS Officers Association with a “khap panchayat” which has issued a “fatwa” against the Delhi government. In a scathing attack, Sisodia once again targeted Lieutenant ...
 DNA3 weeks ago Sisodia equates IAS officers association with khap panchyat, attacks L-G  Rediff.com3 weeks ago
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Khap Panchayat matter: State must provide protection to couples, says Centre to SC

[India], Mar 7 (ANI): The Centre on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the states must provide police protection to those couples who fear for their lives because they did inter-caste or inter-gotra marriage. Earlier in February, the top court cracked a ...
 Sify2 weeks ago

AAP calls EC 'Khap Panchayat'

AAP spokesperson Raghav Chadha said Rawat had recused himself from hearing an office of profit case against the now disqualified 20 AAP MLAs after allegations that he was close to many BJP leaders including Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
 MSN India1 month ago AAP calls EC 'Khap Panchayat', slams new chief Rawat  Zee News1 month ago

DNA Edit: Enough is enough!

SC rap to Khap panchayats was much needed
 DNA1 month ago

When two consenting adults get married, no third party can interfere, says Supreme Court

When two consenting adults get married irrespective of their background, no relative or a third person can interfere or threaten or unleash violence against them, the Supreme Court today said. The Centre too told the top court that state governments must ...
 DNA2 weeks ago No third party can interfere in the marriage of consenting adults: SC  Business Standard2 weeks ago

Time to rename India

'It would be nice if we could all just take a deep breath and focus on the only feeling that really matters, and for which previous generations worked a very long time at great cost: Freedom,' says Mitali Saran.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ India is terribly confusing these days. A modern nation, fizzing with potential, is also a collection of ancient cultures that hang on to regressive practices. Its democratic right to protest frequently shades into hostage taking. It talks about ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Meet the Love Commandos

Despite dire threats to life and property, they have brought together over 50,000 lovers under one roof across India.Sneha Bhattacharjee reports.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/   Sometime in the winter of 2010, the family of a girl charged a boy with raping her. In her statements to the police, doctors as well as the court, the girl said she was a major and in a consensual relationship with the boy. Shocked and surprised at the turn of events, a group of men reached the sessions ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Yogi govt mulls withdrawal of Muzaffarnagar riot cases against Jats

In an apparent bid to keep the powerful Jat community in good humor ahead of Lok Sabha elections, the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh is mulling to withdraw around 400 cases registered against jats in connection with 2013 Muzaffarnagar communal violence.
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Honour killing hearing: SC refuses to take note of Ankit Saxena's case

The Supreme Court, hearing a plea on honour killings, today refused to take note of the recent killing of a photographer by the family members of his girlfriend in Delhi. Twenty-three-year-old Ankit Saxena was stabbed to death by the family members of his ...
 DNA1 month ago Honour killing: No question of illegality if adults decide to marry, says govt lawyer  Sify2 months ago
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