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Honour killings a social evil, khaps are not 'ancestors of Caesar': SC
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Honour killings a social evil, khaps are not 'ancestors of Cae...

The Supreme Court today asserted that the illegal activities of 'khap panchayats' have to be stopped completely, saying the honour killings of inter-caste couples was a social evil that "guillotined" individual liberty and freedom of choice having a ... Business Standard, 3 weeks ago

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Khaps can’t stop marriages: SC

NEW DELHI: Self-appointed village courts like khap panchayats cannot stop the marriage between two adults, the Supreme Court said today, laying down a clear set of guidelines for such bodies. The guidelines will be in place till the government comes up with a ...
 MSN India3 weeks ago
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We’re not Taliban: Haryana khaps

Under fire from the Supreme Court for harassing couples indulging in inter-caste marriages, and promoting honour killings, khaps have, for the first time, filed an affidavit in the court, protesting against tarnishing their image and portraying them as ...
 MSN India1 month ago

DNA Edit: Khap reign ends?

SC verdict will instil fear of law
 DNA3 weeks ago DNA Edit: Enough is enough!  DNA2 months ago

Attempt to stop marriages by Khap panchayats is illegal, rules Supreme Court

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said any interference by the Khap panchayats to scuttle marriage between two consenting adults is illegal. The bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud laid down remedial ...
 Sify3 weeks ago Supreme Court rules against Khap panchayat's interference in marriages  Prokerala3 weeks ago

Tableau to honor Rajasthan killer

Tableau of the Rajasthan murderer, who is accused of killing a Muslim labourer from West Bengal, was taken out in Jodhpur to honour him on the occasion of Ram Navami. The killer, Shambhu Lal allegedly hacked the victim to death and set his body on fire in ...
 catchnews.com3 weeks ago

Amit Shah accuses Congress of dividing Hindus in K'taka

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Tuesday accused the ruling Congress party in Karnataka of creating a rift between the Hindus. Addressing a public rally in Davanagere ahead of the state assembly election, Shah said, "On one hand their party ...
 catchnews.com3 weeks ago AAP now a 'khap party', failed on every front: Congress  Prokerala2 months ago AAP calls EC 'Khap Panchayat', slams new chief Rawat  Zee News2 months ago
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Khap interference in marriage of two adults absolutely illegal: SC

In a relief to inter-faith or inter-caste couples who often face threat to their lives due to their relationship, the Supreme Court today banned any interference by illegal assemblies like 'khap panchayats' into their marriages, terming the intrusions as ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago 'Absolutely illegal' for khap panchayats to stall marriage of two adults: SC  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 ...
 Sify1 month 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.com1 month ago
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