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Updated : 6 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 1 (ANI): The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has released a new nikahnama for Muslims which urges them to take a pledge to refrain from dowry and extravaganza during marriages.
Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], April 1 (ANI): An influential Muslim body in Uttar Pradesh's Mirzapur -- Markazi Sunni Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind -- has said they will not solemnise Muslim marriages if dowry will be a part of it.
Updated : 7 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], March 22 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday said it will conduct in July the final hearing to the petitions against those NRI men marrying Indian women, then allegedly abandoning them, after taking dowry and also subjected them, in many cases, with sexual exploitation.
Updated : 7 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Agra (Uttar Pradesh) [India], March 8 (ANI): Following the recent suicide of 23-year-old Ayesha Arif Khan, who was allegedly harassed for dowry district chief of All India Jamiatul Quresh in Agra, Sarif Qureshi has appealed to the Muslim community to neither take nor receive dowry.
Agra (Uttar Pradesh) [India], March 7 (ANI): A section of the Muslim community in Agra vowed to stop the exchange of dowry in all the marriages of its community here after a woman died by suicide in Ahmedabad after being allegedly harassed by her husband.
Updated : 10 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], December 9 (ANI): A woman has filed a case against her husband for allegedly giving triple talaq to her after she failed to provide the demanded dowry, in Indore, said Madhya Pradesh police on Tuesday.
Updated : 10 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): The Supreme Court has set a man free who was sentenced to ten years of jail by a trial and High Court in a dowry death case of his wife.
Updated : 1 year ago IST
Medchal-Malkajgiri (Telangana) [India], October 22 (ANI): A five months pregnant woman has died by suicide here in Papireddy Nagar in the Medchal-Malkajgiri district.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Krishna (Andhra Pradesh) [India], September 12 (ANI): Family member of a woman held a protest after she allegedly committed suicide over "harassment by husband and in-laws" at Veeranki village in Pamidimukkala Mandal of Krishna district in Andhra Pradesh, police said.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Delhi High Court has extended till June 6 the interim suspension of sentence of a man, convicted in connection with a case related to dowry death of his sister-in-law, noting that he has to take extra care of his premature baby girl and mentally disabled son.
Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
Rampur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 10 (ANI): A Muslim man along with four of his family members was arrested on Monday for setting his wife on fire after giving her triple talaq for not meeting dowry demands.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Jan 9 (ANI): 'Gauravi' a one-stop center for helping victims of domestic violence and other crimes against women, run with the aid of the Central government, has started a training program under which the participating women are being taught the skill of rid