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Delhi constable’s pregnant wife murdered over dowry (India)

March 16, 2013


Source A pregnant woman, wife of a Delhi Police constable, was allegedly hanged to death by her husband and in-laws over dowry demand, police said on Saturday. Monika, wife of constable Mohit Kumar, was killed by her husband and in-laws in Etawah village on Friday. Police has arrested the victim’s father-in-law Sahiram and his wife. […]

adesh Dowry devil: Pregnant woman found dead under mysterious circumstances (India)

July 12, 2012


Source:Daily Bhaskar Mahrajganj:  A 26-year-old pregnant woman was found dead in her house under mysterious circumstances on Thursday in Nautanwa area in the city, police said. The body of Ranju had marks on her neck which could have been caused by strangulation, Superintendent of Police Laxmi Narayan said. Ranju’s parents have lodged a complaint against […]

Son kills dad for resisting teen daughter’s marriage (Saudi Arabia)

July 10, 2012


Girl’s dad clubs his 85-year-old father on the head while asleep Source Emirates 24/7 A greedy Saudi man waited for his 85-year-old father to go to bed then used a big date palm branch to club him to death after he was infuriated by his father’s opposition to the marriage of his teenage daughter to […]