Dowry death

Dowry death: Three of family sentenced to 10 years jail in UP

The court also imposed a fine of Rs 5000 each on the convicts.

Jul 26, 2017, 15:43 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh: Woman killed by former husband after heated argument in Muzaffarnagar

A 27-year-old woman was allegedly killed by her estranged husband after a heated argument at Mansurpur village in the district on Thursday, an official said.

Jul 20, 2017, 12:34 PM IST
Dowry HORROR! Woman burnt alive by in-laws in BIhar's Nawada, succumbs to injuries

Dowry HORROR! Woman burnt alive by in-laws in BIhar's Nawada, succumbs to injuries

A 20-year-old woman, who was allegedly burnt by her in-laws for dowry, succumbed to her injuries today at Sadar hospital here, police said.

Jun 10, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
Hyderabad shocker: Woman ends life after alleging dowry harassment in video – Watch

Hyderabad shocker: Woman ends life after alleging dowry harassment in video – Watch

The victim had earlier complained to her parents that she was being harassed by her husband, mother-in-law and two sisters-in-law for additional dowry.

Apr 12, 2017, 16:59 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Woman poisoned to death by in-laws for not bearing male child; in-laws booked

Uttar Pradesh: Woman poisoned to death by in-laws for not bearing male child; in-laws booked

In an another tragic incident, a woman was allegedly poisoned to death by her in-laws in the Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh on Friday. 

Mar 18, 2017, 14:05 PM IST

Woman beaten, given poison by in-laws over dowry in UP

A 23-year-old pregnant woman's family has alleged that she was killed by her husband and mother-in-law over dowry demand in Rasulpur village in Gunnaur area here, police said today.

Oct 12, 2016, 13:33 PM IST

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.

Jul 27, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

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.

Jul 25, 2016, 20:33 PM IST
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.

Jun 09, 2016, 12:03 PM IST
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. 

May 15, 2016, 10:27 AM IST

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.

Apr 18, 2016, 16:27 PM IST

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

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Apr 07, 2016, 20:59 PM IST
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.  

Apr 07, 2016, 10:39 AM IST
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.

Mar 29, 2016, 15:39 PM IST

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.

Aug 06, 2015, 15:39 PM IST

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.

Jun 22, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

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.

Jun 15, 2015, 12:39 PM IST

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.

Jun 02, 2015, 12:43 PM IST

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.

Sep 29, 2014, 12:31 PM IST

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.

Aug 07, 2014, 11:22 AM IST