Gram panchayat member sets pregnant wife ablaze in Mysuru district

The victim's father Kalingaswamy alleged that the accused was pestering his daughter to get Rs 5 lakh from her parents as he wanted to contest the upcoming GP election.

published on : 16th November 2020

Hyderabad: Harassed for dowry, pregnant techie dies by suicide

The woman's mother  alleged that during the marriage, they had given gold and other items in the form of dowry.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Madhya Pradesh MLA's daughter alleges dowry harassment by husband

The complaint also alleged that her husband and in- laws later also started beating her, the official said.

published on : 8th October 2020

Poster on dowry harassment pops up, Coimbatore police initiate probe

A poster stating that a Gandhipuram resident has been booked in a dowry harassment case created a flutter in the area.

published on : 21st September 2020

Tamil Nadu man uploads private photos of wife on social media demanding dowry, held

Recently the victim had left to her mother's place and came to know that Vijayabharathi had uploaded her private pictures on Facebook, said the police.

published on : 18th September 2020

Dowry death: Hyderabad woman hangs self at home

Soon after their marriage, her husband, mother-in-law, brothers-in-law and sister-in-law would often quarrel with her over petty issues and dowry.

published on : 21st July 2020

Woman kills self over dowry harassment in UP's Bulandshahr

Rubi, who got married to one Arjun around six months ago, had recently come to her parent's house in Chaundhera village.

published on : 12th July 2020

Woman dies by suicide in Mumbai, kin allege dowry harassment

The in-laws then took the victim to Shatabdi Hospital where doctors declared her dead.

published on : 1st July 2020

Two women kill selves over marital disputes in Telangana

Depressed over mental and physical harassment by her husband, a 20-year-old pregnant woman committed suicide at her residence at Vasanthapuri in Malkajgiri on Tuesday evening.

published on : 4th June 2020

Dowry case against Sachin Bansal: Family to appear before police on Tuesday

Bansal reportedly applied for bail soon after his wife Priya had filed the dowry case with the police on February 28.

published on : 10th March 2020

Dowry violence: 28-year-old woman found dead at in-laws' house in UP's Shamli, husband arrested

Upon preliminary investigation, it was found that Shalu married Sonu a year ago and the accused is said to have harassed her for Rs 10 lakh as dowry.

published on : 7th March 2020

Singer Sushmitha’s death: Police arrest husband, kin

The accused switched off mobile phones to avoid being tracked

published on : 1st March 2020

Harassed for dowry, 23-year-old engineering graduate hangs herself in Telangana

Samala’s husband Raghavender also attempted suicide but police teams rushed to the spot and rescued him with the help of neighbours.

published on : 27th February 2020

Woman hangs herself, family alleges dowry harassment

A newly-married woman hanged herself at her house in Rajagopalnagar on Sunday.

published on : 25th February 2020

Woman killed for dowry in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district  

She was married to Dilip Moharana of Tentoi last year and during the wedding, the groom’s parents had demanded additional dowry of Rs 3 lakh.

published on : 21st February 2020
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