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Khap leaders join PM Narendra Modi's 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao...

JIND: Akhil Bharatiya Jaat Mahasabha (ABJM) and Khap panchayats today vowed to strengthen Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious "Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao" campaign and said they will work at village level to give a boost to the scheme. A ... Economic Times, 1 week ago

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Khap panchayat near Mumbai fines man for RTI plea

Farmer near Panvel, whose land was taken away by the panchayat, fined over Rs 7,000, and warned his family will be ostracised if he does not fall in line with their diktats. A khap-style village panchayat in Panvel has threatened to ostracise a ...
 Mumbai Mirror2 days ago

UP: Khap Panchayat bans dowry seeker from marriage

 ZeeNews.com6 days ago Khap panchayat bans army jawan from marriage over dowry  Press Trust of India1 week ago Khap bans army jawan from marriage over dowry  India Today1 week ago Whoa! Khap panchayat bans army jawan from marriage after he demanded dowry  Firstpost.com1 week ago
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Here Comes the Son: A young man in rural Haryana is entitled to the best things of life

A Khap Panchayat meeting in Hisar (Source: Express photo by Gajendra Yadav) Deep in the Haryana countryside where a late rain has flattened the wheat fields, a group of young men play cards. It's a common sight, almost a symbol of the masculine ...
 Indian Express6 days ago
Times of India

Khap bans dowry seeker from marrying for 2 years

A khap panchayat has ordered that he cannot marry in that time, as punishment for demanding a hefty dowry from a woman’s family, and then refusing to marry her when her family could not pay it.
 Times of India1 week ago Ask For Dowry? You Can't Get Married For 2 Years In This Village!  Indiatimes1 week ago Ask For Dowry? You Cant Get Married For 2 Years In This Village  Indiatimes1 week ago

Khap body wants BJP MPs suspended for opposing Jat reservation

Criticising three BJP parliamentarians for opposing Jat reservation, the Sarv Jat Khap Panchayat today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to suspend them. In a letter to the Prime Minister, Panchayat President Nafe Singh Nain said three MPs -- Raj ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Jat leaders to meet PM today to seek quota for community again  Times of India3 weeks ago Jat mahapanchayat seeks restoration of reservation  Press Trust of India3 weeks ago PTI - HR-MAHAPANCHAYAT - Jat mahapanchayat seeks restoration of reservation  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago
IBNLive India News

Does DJs have bad influence over society?

Kurukshetra : DJs add fun to the celebration and today's generation make them part of every small party, however khap panchayats in Kurukshetra believes that they have a bad influence over society. According to reports,DJ celebrations here have ...
 News24online1 month ago Khap panchayat imposes ban on DJs at marriages, says it has bad influence on society  IBNLive India News1 month ago Haryana khap panchayats meet today to push for early marriages for girls  NDTV1 month ago Haryana: Khap panchayat fights stereotypes, goes online  MSN Canada1 month ago

Ordinance on land acquisition: Khaps, Haryana farmers' outfits threaten protest on March 5

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 India1 month ago Out to blocking traffic over land act, farmers detained  Times of India1 month ago Govt dismisses Cong's crocodile tears over Land Acquisition Bill  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago Attempt to appease: Political cases against farmers to be withdrawn  Times of India1 month ago

The Kangaroo Courts that put khap panchayats to shame

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 ...
 Tehelka1 month ago
The Freepress Journal

UP sarv khap panchayat launches drive against female foeticide

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 ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
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