dowry death

Mechanic murdered by father-in-law in Bengaluru over alleged dowry harassment  

The victim was allegedly harassing his wife over dowry.

published on : 4th October 2021

Woman killed over dowry dispute in Muzaffarnagar

Azhar Abbas, Fatma's father, alleged that she was killed by her in-laws over a dowry dispute.

published on : 30th September 2021

Man arrested for setting wife on fire for dowry in Jharkhand

Rajesh Paswan of Kusumara was arrested on Saturday as a case was lodged against him and his parents at Mufassil police station after his wife Soni Devi died of burn injuries, police said.

published on : 26th September 2021

Kerala dowry death: Vismaya ended her life due to harassment, concludes charge sheet

The investigation team has submitted statements of 102 witnesses, 56 material evidence and digital evidence.

published on : 10th September 2021

34 dowry deaths in Kerala in past three years, not a single accused convicted

According to the data presented by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in the assembly, 18 cases were registered in 2018 followed by 10 in 2019 and six in 2020.

published on : 16th August 2021

Dowry deaths: Most steps taken only after legal challenge, says petitioner

“Most of the steps were taken by government only after I filed the petition,” she said.

published on : 12th August 2021

Kerala says it's making 'earnest' efforts to end the dowry menace

The government said it is also taking steps to achieve the objectives that no torture demanding dowry or dowry death happens in our society.

published on : 11th August 2021

Dowry death of Vismaya: In a first, Kerala government sacks husband from service

The 30-year-old was working as an assistant motor vehicle inspector in the regional transport office in Kollam. Kiran will also be ineligible for government jobs in the future.

published on : 6th August 2021

Raipur court awards life sentence to man in dowry death case 

Additional District and Sessions Judge Vikram Pratap Chandra on Saturday convicted Ghanshyam alias Motu Narang whose wife succumbed to critical burn injuries in February this year.

published on : 1st August 2021

Dowry harassment making matrimonial homes dangerous places for women, observes Kerala HC

Though the first petitioner is a doctor who just joined government service and is engaged in Covid duties, the court did not think that this was a case in which pre-arrest bail can be granted to hm.

published on : 17th July 2021

Authenticity vs Perceived Authenticity

The greatest success stories on Instagram or YouTube are those who insist that it is all about keeping it real.

published on : 11th July 2021

Inform on steps taken since 2004 to effectively implement dowry prohibition: HC to Kerala govt

The court observed that the implementation of the Act and the rules is a matter, to be seriously looked into.

published on : 9th July 2021

Kerala dowry death accused Kiran Kumar approaches HC seeking to quash FIR against him

His petition stated that the allegation in the FIR is false and fabricated. He was arrested merely because of suspicion by the police and no prima facie case was made out against him, it said.

published on : 8th July 2021

Woman in UP village found hanging, family alleges she was killed over dowry

Based on a complaint by Suman's family, a case was lodged gainst her husband and three others, including her in-laws.

published on : 4th July 2021

‘Makalkoppam’ campaign by Congress to put an end to dowry deaths

Opposition leader V D Satheesan has come up with a campaign titled ‘Makalkoppam’ to put an end to dowryrelated deaths.

published on : 1st July 2021
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