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BJP needs to work on Haryana's skewed sex ratio
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Khaps lose and CM goes out: 5 takeaways from Haryana

The BJP on Sunday created political history in Haryana, by being all set to form a government in the state for the first time on its own. The party, upsetting past trends, won 47 seats in the 90-member assembly. The party got 33.2% vote share in the ... Hindustan Times, 1 day ago

Poll results to clear the air on khaps' influence in Haryana

Outcome of the state assembly polls on Sunday would clear the air on the political influence that controversial khap panchayats or caste councils of Haryana wield on society. For the first time, four self-styled khap leaders with sound ...
 Hindustan Times2 days ago 92 Khaps in Haryana hold the key in polls  The Statesman1 week ago 92 Khaps hold the key in Haryana polls  Rediff.com1 week ago 92 Khaps in Haryana holds the key in Haryana Assembly polls  Business Standard1 week ago
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Khaps, sects, castes hold sway in Jatland

In a state that has witnessed leaders from the Jat community becoming chief ministers in the last four consecutive governments, caste equations, community considerations, khaps and the all-powerful socio-religious deras (sects) hold sway. The dominant ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago Haryana assembly polls: In Jat heartland, Modi bows to Khaps  Hindustan Times1 week ago Modi reaches out to Khaps in Haryana  Press Trust of India1 week ago PM Narendra Modi reaches out to Khaps in Haryana  Financial Express1 week ago

Haryana: Rush to woo #KhapsForVotes

Please enable the javascript of your browser to see the video. They have been termed Kangaroo courts by Supreme Court, but just ahead of Haryana elections, political parties are wooing Khaps for votes. BJP and INLD even ...
 TimesNow.tv6 days ago PM 'bows' to khap leaders  TimesNow.tv6 days ago Will BJP fully succumb to Khap leaders?  TimesNow.tv1 week ago

Political or apolitical: Haryana khaps are divided

By Jaideep Sarin
 News Chennai Online1 week ago Political or apolitical Haryana khaps are divided  New Delhi News.Net6 days ago Khaps undecided over joining politics before Haryana polls  First Post.com3 weeks ago To join politics or not? The question divides Khaps before Haryana polls  First Post.com3 weeks ago

Two khaps offer support to Hooda

CHANDIGARH: Amid efforts to unite Haryana khap leaders to back a political party in the forthcoming assembly elections, leaders of two social outfits - Dahiya khap and Sonipat 360 khap - have announced their support to chief minister Bhupinder Singh ...
 Times of India1 month ago Khap bodies to meet in Jhajjar to oppose support to any party  Times of India1 month ago Ticket Turbulence Hits Haryana Political Parties  New Indian Express1 month ago Khap Leaders Eye Political Centre Stage  New Indian Express1 month ago

The Khaps of Haryana: Social or political?

Kaithal: Khap Panchayats have existed for hundreds of years and their writ still runs large, especially in Haryana. Ahead of the Assembly elections, CNN-IBN caught up with a Khap in Kaithal to see if things are changing. Some of Haryana's Khap ...
 IBNLive India News2 weeks 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.com2 months ago Khaps support Dhankar's 'Bihari wives' remarks  Business Standard2 months ago Khaps support Dhankar`s `Bihari wives` remarks  Zee News2 months ago
Daily Bhaskar

Haryana khaps bat for change, refuse to accept UP khap's diktat to ban girls from wearing jeans | Aug 11, 2014, 12:10PM IST 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 ...
 Daily Bhaskar2 months ago UP khap says yes to family planning  Deccan Herald1 month ago
IBNLive India News

Thanks to low sex ratio, khaps allow gotra marriages

For a state known to ban marriages within the same gotra (clan), a community in Haryanas Gurgaon district has been forced to abandon a 600-year-old tradition of brotherhood within the community and allow such marriages. The tradition has taken a break mainly ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Voters in Haryana village demand brides for votes  India Today3 weeks ago Gurgaon to make history by allowing the inter-caste marriages in same community  Meri News1 month ago To improve depleting sex ratio, Gurgaon khap gives nod to same-clan marriages  IBNLive India News1 month ago
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