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Haryana khaps bat for change, refuse to accept UP khap's diktat to ban girls from wearing jeans
Daily Bhaskar

Haryana khaps bat for change, refuse to accept UP khap's dikta...

New Delhi: Moving away from the long associated regressive mindset, khap panchayats ( a system of social administration) in Haryana have refused to accept bizarre dikat issued by a khap in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar that banned unmarried women ... Daily Bhaskar, 1 week ago
Haryana khaps launch campaign for girls' education Times of India, 2 months ago

Khaps Dither on Poll Backing Decision

Chandigarh: For the first time, the all-powerful khaps in Haryana are planning to throw their collective weight behind a political party of their choice. Failing to do so, they will put up their own candidates to ensure that the voice of the khaps ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

Haryana BJP leader's 'Bihari wives' promise gets support from Khaps

Having faced flak for his "Bihari wives" remarks, Haryana BJP leader Om Prakash Dhankar received support from the Bihar Jat Sabha coming in his defence. The post Haryana BJP leader’s ‘Bihari wives’ promise gets support from Khaps appeared ...
 First Post.com3 weeks ago Khaps support Dhankar's 'Bihari wives' remarks  Business Standard3 weeks ago Khaps support Dhankar`s `Bihari wives` remarks  Zee News3 weeks ago Bihar Jat Sabha supports Om Prakash Dhankar's 'Bihari wives' remarks  DNA India3 weeks ago

Supreme Court ruling: Are Shariat courts and khaps, cultural necessities or evils?

At least 80% of disputes are resolved by biradiri panchayats,” she says. Kishwar isn’t the only one supporting khaps and Shariat courts. Are Shariat courts and khaps, cultural necessities or cultural evils? Madhu Kishwar, a professor at the Centre ...
 Economic Times1 month ago Are Shariat courts, khaps, cultural necessities or evils?  Economic Times1 month ago

Implement Swaminathan report, amend Hindu Marriage Act: Khaps

A khap panchayat organised at Kandela in the district today demanded from Centre to implement recommendations of Swaminathan Commission report and amend Hindu Marriage Act. Speaking to media after the panchayat, Kandela khap head Tekram said BJP has promised ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Khap Demands Amendment of Hindu Marriage Act  Outlook2 months ago
The Week

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

CHANDIGARH: Women wing of Haryana Congress on Thursday announced to show black flags to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his functions in the state in future if he didn't express apology for hooting against chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda by ...
 Times of India1 hour ago Haryana—the wrestling capital of India  The Week2 weeks ago The times, they are a-changing  Global Times1 month ago Village Council in India Finally Loosens Iron Grip on Rural Life  Med India1 month ago

INLD releases second list with names of 11 contestants

na's main Opposition party Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) on Thursday released the second list of party candidates containing names of 11 contestants, including two sitting MLAs, to test electoral battle in the State slated to go to polls in ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 hours ago

If you can't stop rape, enjoy it; Some of the bizarre statements by Indian politicians to avoid rape

New Delhi: The 2012 Delhi gang rape and everlasting list of rapes in India have prompted politicians and public figures in India to cite plenty outrageous statements about the crime. Here we created a list of such comments made by the Indian ...
 Daily Bhaskar7 hours ago The Crazy Things Indian Politicians Say About Rape  Vocativ1 week ago Rapes in India: Read expert opinion of our politicos  Oneindia1 month ago Short Skirts, Bad Stars and Chow Mein: Why India's Women Get Raped  News India Times1 month ago

Is reservation for women in Panchayats working at the grassroot level?

A couple of men, seated on wooden chairs, wait outside a room in a nondescript one-storied building with a freshly plastered name plate: 'Office of Mahmuda Khatoon, Mukhiya, Vaishali Panchayat'. Soon, they are greeted by a short-statured man in his ...
 Business Today India11 hours ago

Identical twin climbers hope to conquer seventh summit

MUMBAI: Neither the threat of avalanches or dark chasms or frostbite has deterred a pair of twins from Haryana from attempting the most dangerous terrain in the world. Nungshi and Tashi Singh Malik, the 23-year-old daughters of an army officer from ...
 Times of India20 hours ago
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