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Woman killed for dowry in Etah; husband, five others booked

A 21-year-old woman was killed allegedly over dowry demand at Aliganj tehsil here following which her husband and five others have been booked, police said today.

Mother, nine-month-old toddler found dead in Gurgaon, dowry death suspected

A 23-year-old woman and her nine-month-old daughter were found dead in a Gurgaon village on Monday.

Shocking! Dark-skinned wife roasted alive to pave way for fair bride in Birbhum

Shocking! Dark-skinned wife roasted alive to pave way for fair bride in Birbhum

In yet another shocking case of cruelty against women, a young mother in Birbhum was burnt alive allegedly because she was dark-skinned and her husband and in-laws wanted a new bride with a fairer complexion.

Dowry shame: Husband pours boiling water on 21-year-old wife in Kolkata

Dowry shame: Husband pours boiling water on 21-year-old wife in Kolkata

A 21-year-old woman was allegedly burnt by her husband and in-laws in Old Malda police station area on Friday. 

Lawyers not ready to fight my daughter's case: Hiralal Kashyap

Former BSP minister Hiralal Kashyap has alleged that the city lawyers have refused to take up the case of his daughter who allegedly committed suicide due to dowry harassment.

BSP MP Narendra Kashyap, wife and son arrested over alleged dowry death

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BSP MP Narendra Kashyap, son Sagar arrested in Himanshi death case

BSP MP Narendra Kashyap, son Sagar arrested in Himanshi death case

The arrests came after an FIR was registered under Sections 498A and 304B of IPC and Section 3/4 of Dowry Act.  

Priyanka Kapoor suicide: Nitin Chawla faces more trouble as police digs into his background

Priyanka Kapoor suicide: Nitin Chawla faces more trouble as police digs into his background

Police suspect that Delhi-based pub owner Nitin Chawla, who has been arrested for domestic violence and dowry death after his socialite wife allegedly committed suicide, hid details of his life from her, including about a rape case he was facing, when they married in January.

Woman killed by husband, in-laws over dowry in UP

A 25-year-old woman was killed allegedly by her husband and in-laws over dowry in Jawaharnagar village here, police said today.

Woman killed by in-laws over dowry in Faridabad

 A 25-year-old woman was killed allegedly by her in-laws over dowry at Mewla Maharajpur area here, police said today.

Woman, infant daughter strangulated for dowry in UP

A 21-year-old woman and her infant daughter were strangled to death allegedly by her husband and in-laws over dowry demand in Mehmoodabad area here, police said Monday.

Woman burnt alive by husband, in-laws for dowry in UP village

A 30-year-old woman was burnt to death allegedly by her husband and in-laws over dowry demands at Khanpur village here, police said Tuesday.

Woman poisoned to death by husband and in-laws in UP

A 20-year-old woman was allegedly poisoned to death by her husband and in-laws when she refused to return her wedding gift to them at Kakroli village here, police said Monday.

Woman killed by husband for dowry in UP

A 28-year-old woman was allegedly killed by her husband for dowry in Kotwali area here, police said Tuesday.

Demanding money for business is as good as demanding dowry: HC

The Gujarat High court on Thursday upheld the conviction of a man and his mother in a dowry death case, observing that demanding money for starting a business was as good as demanding dowry.

Man kills wife, buries body in field in Bihar

A man allegedly killed his wife and buried her body in an agricultural field in a village here before ploughing the ground to avoid suspicion.

Woman beaten to death by husband, in-laws for dowry in UP

A 26-year-old woman was allegedly beaten to death by her husband and in-laws after she failed to fulfil their dowry demands, police said Wednesday.

Protesters block national highway in Punjab over dowry death

Locals along with family members of a woman, who died allegedly in a dowry case, on Tuesday blocked a national highway for more than four hours protesting against the laxity of local police in the matter.

Three sentenced to 10 years jail for dowry death

A local court has sentenced three members of a family to 10-years of imprisonment in connection with a dowry death case.

Four arrested for forcing newly married to end life over dowry in Maha

The Thane police arrested four members of a family here on Tuesday including a couple on charges of allegedly harassing a young married women and forcing her to end her life under duress for more dowry, the police said.