Cruelty

MP police hunt for army soldier accused of beating bride-to-be for dowry

An army soldier allegedly beat up his bride-to-be at the wedding venue in Gwalior, minutes before they were to marry,…

1 year ago

For dowry-linked cruelty, SC restores ‘immediate arrest’

NEW DELHI: A three-judge Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra on Friday disagreed with the court's July 27 judgment…

2 years ago

Mere refusal to speak to bride is not cruelty by in-laws, says SC

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court said it was not cruelty punishable under the dreaded Section 498A of IPC if no…

2 years ago