Haryana panchayat settles dowry case for 75 paise

A panchayat in Fatehabad district on Monday settled a dowry case by fining the accused family just 75 paise.

Delhi man discharged in harassment case as wife fails to testify

A man along with his family members, accused of harassing and torturing his wife, have been discharged by a Delhi court which noted that the woman's non-appearance before it shows she was not interested in pursuing the case.

Thane man, parents held for demanding Rs 5 cr dowry

Thane: A 30-year-old man and his parents were arrested for allegedly demanding Rs five crore dowry from the bride's family and then cancelling the wedding when they were not paid the amount, police said on Thursday.

Husband, in-laws held for abetting woman's suicide in Thane

A woman's husband and in-laws were arrested for allegedly torturing her for dowry following which she committed suicide, police said Friday.

Dowry harassment case registered against actress Rambha in Hyderabad

A case of dowry harassment was registered against actress Rambha and her brother by local police on Tuesday on the directions of a court.

Woman dies under mysterious circumstances

A 22-year-old woman died under mysterious circumstances but her brother alleged that she was killed by her in-laws over dowry in Lakshapur village here, police said today.

Pakistani woman files dowry case against Indian husband

A Pakistani woman has filed a police complaint against her Indian husband alleging that she is being subjected to domestic violence over dowry demand.

Odisha ex-minister charge-sheeted in dowry case

Police Saturday filed a charge sheet against former Odisha minister and Biju Janata Dal leader Raghunath Mohanty, his son and three members of his family in a torture for dowry case, officials said.

Man gets 10-yr RI for abetting wife`s suicide

A local court has sentenced a man to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment for abetting his wife`s suicide for dowry.

Former AP minister surrenders, gets bail in dowry case

Former Andhra Pradesh Minister P Shankar Rao on Wednesday surrendered before the police in connection with a dowry harassment case.

Husband, parents get bail in dowry death case

Questioning the one-day delay in filing of FIR against a man and his parents for murdering the wife for dowry, the Bombay High Court has granted them bail and said the delay in the filing of FIR needed explanation.

Son of ex-Odisha minister gets bail in dowry case

After spending 20 days in jail in a case of dowry torture, Raja Shree Mohanty, son of former Odisha law minister Raghunath Mohanty, was granted bail by a local court Friday.

Former Odisha minister gets bail in dowry case

Three days after their arrest in a dowry torture case, former Odisha law minister Raghunath Mohanty and his wife were granted bail by a local court on Tuesday.

Dowry case: Court to hear ex-Odisha minister’s bail plea

Balasore court will on Tuesday take up bail petition of former Odisha Law Minister Raghunath Mohanty and his wife who have been arrested in connection with a dowry-torture case slapped by their daughter-in-law.

Dowry case: Mohanty removed from post of BJD vice-president

Hours after being arrested in a torture for dowry case, former Odisha minister Raghunath Mohanty was on Saturday removed as BJD vice-president.

Dowry case: Ex-Odisha law minister, wife sent to judicial custody

Meanwhile, BJD president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik removed Raghunath as the party`s vice president.

Dowry case: Bail petition of ex-minister`s son rejected for third time

The bail application of Raja Shree Mohanty, son of former Odisha Law Minister Raghunath Mohanty, was on Monday rejected for the third time by a court here in a dowry case.

Dowry case: Raja Shree`s bail plea rejected

Bail application of the son of Odisha`s former law minister was rejected by a court here Thursday.

Court dismisses former Odisha law minister`s plea

The Odisha High Court has dismissed the petition of former Odisha law minister Raghunath Mohanty seeking quashing of the FIR registered against him.

Law is not taking its own course: Odisha Congress

Opposition Congress Tuesday alleged the law is not taking its own course in a dowry torture case involving senior BJD leader and former law minister Raghunath Mohanty.