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Modern Indians don't need khaps, says Archana Dalmia

ther day I met a village elder belonging to a khap panchayat. I was trying to understand how one's conscience is not stirred by all the inhuman judgements that these panchayats have passed. I present below an excerpt of my conversation with him: ... India Today, 11 hours ago

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After Satrol khap's historic decision, other khaps may soften stand on marriage norms

CHANDIGARH: Satrol khap of Hisar district has sown the seeds of change in Haryana's khapland by allowing marriages within its jurisdiction of 42 "brotherhood" villages. A day after the khap announced relaxation in matrimonial alliances, other ...
 Times of India1 day ago Haryana khap unit opposes change in marriage norms  Times of India21 hours ago

Other khaps back decision on inter-caste marriages

Deepender Deswal Tribune News Servic Hisar, April 21 The decision of the Satrol khap panchayat to allow matrimonial alliances in 42 villages falling under its jurisdiction in Narnaund block of the district has got the stamp of approval from the ...
 Chandigarh Tribune2 days ago Khap inter-caste marriage ruling a sign of compulsion, not reform  Livemint.com3 hours ago Change is coming, slowly  New Delhi Pioneer18 hours ago Khap panchayats create history by allowing inter-caste marriages  Meri News1 day ago
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Who the Khaps are to allow or disallow inter-caste marriages, asks Women rights groups

Haryana's biggest Khap panchayat, Satrol Khap in Hisar, which represents communities spread over an area of 250 square kilometres, in a historical U-turn from their earlier stand, gave their green signal to inter-caste marriages, which in past had ...
 Meri News2 days ago Haryana: Khap Panchayat removes 700-year old inter-caste marriage ban  Jagran Post2 days ago

Why khaps have relaxed 650-year-old ban on inter-caste marriages

Hisar: 26-year-old Sonu Sharma from Hisar is a worried man. "I am still unmarried. There are as it is not enough girls and then the restrictions don't leave us with much," he says. It is statements like these that have led to a revolutionary change ...
 NDTV2 days ago

Lok Sabha elections: Khaps panchayats are real and kicking

Cutting across party affiliations, politicians in Haryana are making a beeline for the infamous Khap panchayats to seek blessing ahead of the Lok Sabha polls. Khaps have repeatedly earned the wrath of courts in the country for their ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago Khaps are real and kicking  DNA India2 weeks ago

Many crorepatis running for power, but little space for women in race

CHANDIGARH: Haryana, a state infamous for the diktats of khaps against marriages same-gotra marriages and honour killings, is home to numerous crorepati candidates contesting the 2014 Lok Sabha election. According to a report released by Association ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago 40% Haryana candidates are crorepatis  Times of India2 weeks ago INLD candidate opposed same-gotra marriages  Times of India1 month ago

Khaps cannot break law, Naveen Jindal says

Political parties in Haryana never dare to disagree with khaps on their draconian diktats banning same-gotra marriages, cellphones and Chinese food. But Naveen Jindal, sitting Congress MP from Kurukshtra, has become the first voice in the Congress ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Khaps can't take law in their hands, I'm not seeking their support: Jindal  Times of India3 weeks ago
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Ahead of polls, Khaps call the shots in Haryana

The all-powerful Khap panchayats, that have arguably dominated the social fabric of Haryana's hinterland for decades despite strictures by the apex court, are now seeking their pound of flesh in return for supporting candidates in this election. They have ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago Khaps are like NGOs, they are part of our culture: Haryana CM  Pune Mirror2 months ago Haryana chief minister likens khaps to NGOs  Deccan Herald2 months ago Hooda equates Khaps with NGOs  IndiaTV News2 months ago

Ever-growing Influence of Haryana Khaps

They may be in the wrong side of the law often for their medieval diktats, but khaps seem to be invincible in Haryana politics. A khap diktat, considered the last word in most part of the state, generates fear among political parties too in the run ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago The Ever-Growing Influence of Haryana's Formidable Khaps  New Indian Express1 month ago Votebank politics: Pampering the powerful khaps  Hindustan Times2 months ago Khaps to form panels to curb honour killings  Times of India2 months ago
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