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Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 27 (ANI): The National Commission for Women (NCW) on Friday launched an online campaign against dowry wherein people can go to the website and take an online pledge against the practice.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
New Delhi (India), Nov 28 (ANI): A 21-year-old man was arrested for allegedly murdering his 20-year-old wife for the dowry with the help of two of his accomplices.
Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Nov 1 (ANI): Hyderabad Police registered a case against a man here for allegedly giving triple talaq to his wife for having crooked teeth.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Oct 29 (ANI): A trainee IPS officer has been booked under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act for allegedly harassing his wife for dowry.
Updated : 2 years ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 12 (ANI): Police arrested a man on Saturday in Gosainganj for allegedly killing his wife for dowry.
Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Sept 26 (ANI): A man in Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad district wanted a buffalo and Rs one lakh in cash among other things as dowry and when she was unable to fulfil the demands, he gave her triple talaq, police here said. The man was later arrested.
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
Rampur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Sept 19 (ANI): A woman and her three-month-old daughter died after they were allegedly burnt alive by her in-laws over demand of dowry in Rampur's Hajipura mohalla on Wednesday morning.
Alipore (West Bengal) [India], Sept 10 (ANI): A local court in West Bengal has ordered an interim stay on the arrest warrant issued against cricketer Mohammed Shami in connection with sexual harassment and dowry allegations levelled by his estranged wife.
Haldwani (Uttarakhand ) [India], Aug 24 (ANI): A woman from Indiranagar area here on Saturday lodged a police complaint accusing her husband of giving her 'triple talaq'.
Updated : 2 years, 2 months ago IST
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 13 (ANI): A newly married woman on Monday accused her husband, residing in Saudi Arabia, of giving her 'triple talaq' (divorce) over the phone for failing to pay dowry, police said.
Bijnor (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 11 (ANI): A woman was admitted to a hospital in Najibabad area of the district after her husband allegedly pronounced triple talaq and thrashed her over demands of dowry.
Kannauj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 10 (ANI): A woman has alleged that her husband gave her triple talaq after her family failed to meet his demands for dowry, in Kannauj's Chhibramau here, police said on Friday.