Most khap panchayats may be caught in a medieval time warp but one such village council in Haryana is fighting against the stereotype — not only by working against female foeticide and dowry but also going digital, launching a website. The Kajla ... MSN Canada, 18 hours ago
Khap in Haryana goes online to fight social evils and stereotypes - Hindustan Times, 1 day ago
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Khaps, the body of village elders in northern India often associated with regressive social diktats, may be turning a new leaf after widespread criticism of their practices. At least a start has been made in a western Uttar Pradesh village where a sarv ...Prokerala, 11 hours ago
The fear of being ostracised and grinding poverty forces members of tribal communities to accept horrific and bizarre punishments meted out by Jaat Panchayats . By Prateek Goyal Illustration: Vikram Nongmaithem On 14 June 2014 , Mangal Singh ...Tehelka, 1 week ago Social bodies, panchayats lock horns over out-of-court settlement Hindustan Times, 2 months ago Khap panchayats unconstitutional: Government Economic Times, 2 months ago 'Customary courts' like Khap panchayats unconstitutional: Govt Sify, 2 months ago
To oppose the land acquisition ordinance introduced by NDA government, Haryana's khap panchayats and peasant outfits have announced to gather about 1 lakh farmers on national highway-1 near Kurukshetra on March 5.Times of India, 5 days ago Govt dismisses Cong's crocodile tears over Land Acquisition Bill New Delhi Pioneer, 5 days ago Attempt to appease: Political cases against farmers to be withdrawn Times of India, 6 days ago
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, 2 months ago Jind Panchayat Orders Families of Accused to Kneel on Victim's Death Spot International Business Times India, 4 weeks ago Khap panchayat orders chopping off woman's nose The Hindu, 2 months ago
na Health and Sports and Youth Affairs Minister, Anil Vij on Sunday urged the Khap Panchayats, social organisations, religious and non-Government organisations to exercise their influence to curb female foeticide. Vij while addressing a gathering ...New Delhi Pioneer, 1 month ago Khaps can't go beyond law: CM Times of India, 2 months ago Manohar Lal Khattar defends khap panchayat in Haryana India Today, 2 months ago Khap panchayats check social evils, says Haryana CM Nerve, 2 months ago
CHANDIGARH: Amid protests by farmer unions and khap panchayats for implementation of Swaminathan Commission report, the state government on Tuesday urged the Union government to replace minimum support price (MSP) with 'profitable price' in ...Times of India, 1 month ago
The Khaps of Dhanana village in Bhiwani decided to call a statewide Mahapanchayat after failing to find a solution to the problem of stray bulls, which have been destroying crops and attacking human beings too. The post Khap Panchayat turns moral police for ...First Post.com, 1 month ago
Bhiwani: Representatives of Khap panchayats and farmers unions today urged the Centre to immediately implement recommendations of Swaminathan Commission report and threatened to launch an agitation if their demands are not met.During a Khap Mahapanchayat ...IndiaTV News, 1 month ago PTI - KHAP - Khaps demand implementation of Swaminathan Commission report Namibia Press Agency, 1 month ago Khaps demand to implement of Swaminathan rprt Press Trust of India, 1 month ago
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Indore , Jan 3: In a khap panchayat in Madhya Pradesh's Alirajpur district, a 25-year old married woman was forced to breastfeed her lover with whom she had eloped. The Bhil tribal panchayat, around 200 kilometers from Indore also cut the woman's ...Oneindia, 1 month ago
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