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Haryana khaps bat for change, refuse to accept UP khap's diktat to ban girls from wearing jeans
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UP khap says yes to family planning

Displaying a change of heart, a 'khap' (caste panchayats), generally known for their bizarre diktats and regressive outlook, has decided to promote family planning in Uttar Pradesh. The decision to promote family planning was taken by a meeting of ... Deccan Herald, 3 days ago

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Khap Panchayat's "Hum Do, Hamare Do" diktat applauded

Khap panchayats are known for the anti-human diktats. Sometimes for ordering honor killings, sometimes for even ordering rapes. Khap's absurd diktats also include their objection toward same Gotra marriages, girls wearing western clothes, mobiles ...
 Meri News4 days ago Shamli Khap's 'Hum Do, Hamare Do' diktat applauded  Meri News4 days ago
Indian Express

How not to draft regulation

Giving any one bank the power to inflict a boycott by all banks is a throwback to the age of khap panchayats. (Source: Reuters photo) The September 9 ruling of the Gujarat High Court has raised questions about RBI regulations on wilful default.
 Indian Express4 days ago

This Khap Panchayat Asks Villages to Follow Two-Child Limit

Khap panchayat at UP's Shamli district asks villages to follow 2-child norm Shamli: At a district in Uttar Pradesh racked by communal violence last year, a "khap panchayat" has ordered 40 villages to follow the two-child limit for good health and ...
 NDTV5 days ago

Now, Khap panchayat pulls a surprise over ban on girls wearing jeans, using mobile phones

To use mobile phones and wear jeans is the fundamental right of a girl and no panchayat should put a ban on it, chief of a Khap panchayat in Haryana has said. Kandela Khap Panchayat chief Tekaram Kandela said to use mobile phones and wear jeans ...
 Financial Express1 month ago Using mobiles, wearing jeans fundamental right of a girl, says Khap chief  Zee News1 month ago Girls' have the right to wear jeans, use mobiles: Khap chief  Rediff.com1 month ago UP Women Commission opposes ban on girls wearing jeans  NetIndia123.com1 month ago
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Gurgaon to make history by allowing the inter-caste marriages in same community

Khap Panchayat always faces strong criticism for its hard decisions not only in Haryana, but also around the world. Umpteen numbers of couples were executed due to khap's unsocial judgments in Haryana. But recently, a Jaat community in Gurgaon made ...
 Meri News3 weeks ago To improve depleting sex ratio, Gurgaon khap gives nod to same-clan marriages  IBNLive India News3 weeks ago Gurgaon khap permits same-gotra marriage due to low sex ratio  ZeeNews.com4 weeks ago Gurgaon khap nod to same-gotra weddings  Times of India4 weeks ago

Fatwa ruling: Why the uniform civil code debate is nonsensical

If the rulings of the shariats have no legal sanction, this applies to the rulings of khap panchayats too. For that matter, it applies to community judicial bodies of all religions in the country. The post Fatwa ruling: Why the uniform civil code debate is ...
 First Post.com2 months ago Supreme Court ruling: Are Shariat courts and khaps, cultural necessities or evils?  Economic Times2 months ago Not just Shariat courts: Supreme Court order also includes khap panchayats  First Post.com2 months ago Why people go to shariat courts khap panchayats  Hindustan Times2 months ago

Women wing of Haryana Congress want PM to apologize for hooting of Hooda

INLD leader Tek Ram Kandela, also chief of Kandela khap panchayat, on Thursday, announced to join Congress in the presence of Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda at New Delhi.
 Times of India4 weeks ago

Time for UPs woman lawmakers to speak up against khap panchayats

August 11, 2014 First Published: 22:30 IST(11/8/2014) Last Updated: 22:58 IST(11/8/2014) Uttar Pradesh may be the crucible of Indian politics, but it also seems to be the crucible of all that is wrong with India. The rapes and murders are horrifying enough ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

Why KejriwalAAP's top rung has no women leaders

Will the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which has been called 'Khap Panchayat' by its own women members for its supposedly pronounced male bias, be able to shed that unflattering image with its newly-set up women's wing 'Aap Ki Mahila Shakti'? The post Why ...
 First Post.com1 month ago AAP attitude towards its women leaders is that of benevolent patriarchy: Shazia  The Hindu1 month ago
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