India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday August 14, 2015
Radhe Maa, self-appointed godwoman, stepped out of the Kandivali police station in suburban Mumbai four-and-a-half hours after she had gone in for questioning in a dowry harassment case today. Police sources said she was asked 70 questions.
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta; edited by Mala Das | Friday August 14, 2015
Dressed in her trademark bridal red and with a trishul or trident in hand, Radhe Maa went into Mumbai's Kandivali police station for a questioning session that lasted nearly four-and-a-half hours. The 50-year-old self-proclaimed godwoman has been named in a dowry harassment case.
India News | Saurabh Gupta | Thursday August 13, 2015
There have been a flurry of complainants against self-styled Godwoman Radhe Maa but the chances of her arrest remain rather bleak.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Radhe Maa, who calls herself a godwoman, has grabbed national attention with an array of controversies and eye-catching pictures on social media.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday August 10, 2015
Self-proclaimed godwoman Radhe Maa, who has been battling charges of instigating a woman's in-laws to harass her for dowry, found herself at the receiving end of a much more serious allegation yesterday: that of driving four farmers to suicide.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 10, 2015
Self-styled godwoman Radhe Maa, neck deep in allegations that she deceived her devotees and even instigated a woman's torture for dowry, today told the media: "I am pure and pious, I have never hurt anybody."
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Sunday August 9, 2015
She may have found herself embroiled in a spate of controversies ranging from dowry harassment to being a fake Guru, but that does not seem to have dampened self-styled Godwoman Radhe Maa's spirits.
India News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Saturday August 8, 2015
The mini-skirt controversy is not the only issue dogging self-styled godwoman Radhe Maa. There is a police case against her as well for inciting a family to demand dowry. Besides, a Mumbai-based lawyer has lodged a complaint with the police, accusing her of being a fake guru who encourages her followers to kiss and hug her.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
A First Information Report or FIR was registered against self-styled godwoman Radhe Maa after a woman accused her of instigating her in-laws, who are her followers, to demand dowry.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 31, 2015
A total of 24,771 dowry deaths have been reported in the country in past three years with maximum of them occurring in Uttar Pradesh with 7,048 deaths.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday July 24, 2015
A poorly-worded written reply in Parliament to a question on the sensitive issue of farmer suicides in the country, has earned Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh much criticism. In his reply he lists dowry, love affairs and impotency as some causes of suicide.
Karnataka News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 16, 2015
A man wanted in India on charges of domestic violence and dowry has been tracked down in a British county, a media report said today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 12, 2015
A sessions court in New Delhi has refused to discharge the husband and in-laws of a woman of cruelty charges in a domestic violence case, saying a prima facie case is made out against them.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 19, 2015
"They knew so much about India right from terrorism to the Nirbhaya case," said Richa Chadha
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 29, 2015
The wife of an Assistant Agricultural Officer (AAO) working with Barachana block in Odisha's Jajpur district has accused her husband and his family members of dowry harassment and physical torture, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 26, 2015
A 34-year-old man allegedly chopped off his wife's hair and nose over dowry in Puranpur town of Uttar Pradesh's Pilibhit district this morning, police said.
Offbeat | Adrija Bose | Tuesday May 12, 2015
The matrimonial site has launched an innovative campaign against dowry and claims that "154 out of the 195 countries around the World have played our anti-dowry game."
Others News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
A woman was allegedly murdered by her in-laws for dowry, police said today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
A 32-year-old man, who allegedly set his wife ablaze, was arrested by the police.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
A proposed love marriage between an Australian man and his Chinese fiancee is stuck over a hefty dowry demanded by the girl's parents as 'bride price', a custom in several countries.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 1, 2014
A man, facing charges of dowry harassment, on Friday attacked his wife with a knife inside a court, which was to hear the case, and inflicted serious injuries on her, police said.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 22, 2014
A 25-year-old woman who was allegedly set ablaze by her father-in-law, a Deputy Superintendent of Tihar Jail, and her husband on Wednesday evening, succumbed to her injuries last night in New Delhi at Safdarjung Hospital.
NDTV Correspondent | Monday September 22, 2014
The iPhone 6 is certainly a much-desired product, enough that a brother has chosen to supplant the father's request for money as dowry.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 9, 2014
In a shocking case of cruelty, a 25-year-old married woman was allegedly kept locked up in a bathroom in Bihar's Darbhanga for the last three years by her husband and in-laws after she could not meet their dowry demands, police said today.