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Updated : 2 years, 11 months ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 23 (ANI): In Lucknow's Khurram Nagar area, the family of a bride tonsured the heads of the groom and his relatives after he called off the wedding owing to unfulfilled dowry demands. The incident took place late night on Saturday.
Updated : 3 years ago IST
Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 5 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh police on Thursday registered a case against a man for allegedly giving triple talaq to his wife over phone over the dowry issue.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Oct 1 (ANI): A techie in Hyderabad has committed suicide by hanging herself allegedly over dowry harassment by her husband and in-laws.
Updated : 3 years, 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 14 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday struck down the need for "family welfare committees" to look into complaints by women before arresting the husband and family members in dowry harassment cases.
Updated : 3 years, 2 months ago IST
Hapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 19 (ANI): A woman from Uttar Pradesh's Hapur has been given divorce through triple talaq by her husband after she failed to meet his demands of dowry.
New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a special remission to prisoners on October 2, to mark the 150th death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
Updated : 3 years, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): The husband of the air hostess, who committed suicide on Friday, was arrested by the Delhi Police on Monday, following an hour-long interrogation.
Updated : 3 years, 6 months ago IST
Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Apr. 15 (ANI): In a hair-raising incident, a woman was brutally thrashed and her hands were tied to the ceiling by her husband over non-fulfillment of dowry demands.
Updated : 3 years, 7 months ago IST
Anuppur, (Madhya Pradesh) [India] Mar 19 (ANI): A woman was given triple talaq on February 14, as she failed to meet the dowry demands by her husband's family.
Banda (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 20 (ANI): The father of a bride has allegedly attempted suicide by hanging himself after the groom cancelled the marriage over dowry.
Updated : 3 years, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 28 (ANI): In the wake of the recent human chain formed by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and others opposing social evils, Prime Minister Narendra Modi while lauding the efforts emphasised on the need to get rid of these from the society.
Taipei [Taiwan], Jan 26 (ANI): A woman recently paid a sum of five million Yuan in dowry to marry a man 15 years younger in China's Hainan Province.