Dowry(Search results - 55)
India NewsAug 14, 2021, 2:31 PM IST
Kerala opposition leader VD Satheesan announces anti dowry help desk
Satheesan said after launching the project with state Congress veteran and former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, that a network of 87 attorneys affiliated to various courts in the state will offer essential legal help at the desk for the poor.
Top StoriesJul 14, 2021, 10:44 AM IST
Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan joins hunger strike against evils of dowry
The fast is being organised by various Gandhian organisations, which began at the Gandhi Bhawan here and is meant to create awareness against the giving and taking of dowry.
Top StoriesJun 22, 2021, 1:57 PM IST
Kerala shocker: 24-year-old Ayurveda student ends life, family claims dowry harassment
Demanding a thorough probe, the girl's family has claimed that she was tortured by her husband, Kiran, who is a motor vehicles inspector in the motor vehicles department of the state government.
Weird NewsMay 2, 2021, 7:10 PM IST
Watch: Man rejects train as dowry offer; his reason leaves netizens in splits
A video of a man refusing an offer of a train as dowry is going viral on social media, and the reason is leaving the internet laughing out loud.
CrimeNov 16, 2020, 12:54 PM IST
Bengaluru: Woman dies after alleged harassment by husband, in-laws over astrologer's prediction
Ashwini a 25-year-old woman has ended her life just nine months after her marriage, allegedly due to harassment by her husband and in-laws after an astrologer's prediction. There is uncertainty regarding the way Ashwini died. A case has been registered in the Hennur police station.
IndiaSep 7, 2020, 11:23 AM IST
Bengaluru: Wife lodges complaint against husband who forced her to drink
A woman from Bengaluru has lodged a complaint against her husband who allegedly forced her to drink alcohol and demanded her to seek dowry from her family.
CrimeAug 28, 2020, 3:48 PM IST
Doubting husband arrested for pronouncing triple talaq, sister-in-law booked for torturing 21-year-old
A man who questioned his 21-year-old wife’s character and then pronounced triple talaq over the phone to end the marriage was arrested from Bhiwandi. Apart from the husband, his sister was also booked by police for slapping the victim and demanding a car from her as dowry.
IndiaAug 8, 2020, 2:11 PM IST
Murder of MP minister’s daughter: Husband arrested in Rajasthan
Rajasthan Police have arrested the son-in-law of Suresh Dhakad in the case of dowry killing of his daughter. Suresh Dhakad is the Minister of State for Public Works in Shivraj Singh’s Madhya Pradesh government.
IndiaMay 27, 2020, 2:32 PM IST
Kerala man kills wife with cobra: Fear of having to return dowry prompted Sooraj to murder Uthra
The fear of having to return dowry had reportedly prompted Sooraj to kill his 25-year-old wife Uthra at her home at Anchal in Kollam district on May 7.
CrimeMay 21, 2020, 3:59 PM IST
Life-saving doctor’s demand for dowry pushes wife to commit suicide in Punjab
An Amritsar doctor named Dilbhag has been accused of pushing his wife Dr Simran to commit suicide as she failed to bring dowry
CrimeFeb 10, 2020, 5:32 PM IST
Husband pronounces triple talaq, sets woman on fire; arrested
A Muslim woman was allegedly given triple talaq and was set on fire as she failed to meet dowry demands by her husband. The woman who suffered burns is currently undergoing treatment in a hospital in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh
NEWSSep 21, 2019, 11:33 AM IST
Retd high court judge, family members found assaulting their daughter-in-law; CCTV footage viral
According to reports, Madras and Hyderabad high court judge (retd) Nooty Rama Mohan Rao, his wife and their son Nooty Vasista physically abused Sindhu Sharma, their daughter-in-law. Sindhu further said that the family harassed her after she refused to give dowry to her husband's family.
KarnatakaOct 16, 2018, 6:52 PM IST
Bengaluru: 32-year-old doctor commits suicide over alleged dowry harassment
Ashwini was working as a doctor in a hospital run by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) in Krishananda Nagar.
Jun 2, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
Karnataka: Newly married bride becomes prey to dowry maltreatment, loses her life
The bride was allegedly forcefully fed venom by her in-laws after the victim's family could not pay the dowry