हरियाणा में एक और बेटी का कत्ल
Sep 25, 2013
India | Alok Pandey | Thursday November 7, 2013
The 41-year-old activist has accused the Just Peace Foundation of acting like the Taliban and threatening her with 'honour' killing.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 5, 2013
The 17-year-old girl, a resident of Kashimira area in Bhayander township of Thane district, had run away with a boy living in their neighbourhood.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday September 20, 2013
Two days after a girl was lynched by her own family and a boy publicly beheaded, a conspiracy of silence is heavy in village Gharnavati in Haryana.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 19, 2013
On Wednesday evening, a village in Haryana looked on as a young girl was lynched by her family, and a boy was beheaded. Hours ago, they had returned to the village, hoping that their families would finally allow them to marry.
South | Edited by Diana George | Tuesday September 17, 2013
There's a pall of gloom and fear at the home of Murugan, a Dalit science graduate residing in the Pudukottai village in Tuticorin district. A 17-year-old girl from the upper caste Thevar community, who had eloped with him, was found murdered a few da...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 16, 2013
Relatives have shot dead three women in a lawless tribal area of northwest Pakistan after one of them left her husband, officials said on Monday.
India | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Niha Masih and Tanima Biswas) | Saturday September 14, 2013
The reasons ascribed to justify the killing of Shahnawaz (and by default the riots that followed) -- the supposed protection of the honour of Jat women -- are not borne out by the facts.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 18, 2013
A woman and two men have been shot dead in Pakistan in two different incidents of "honour killing", police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 21, 2013
Days after a woman's body was found near the railway tracks in Modinagar in Ghaziabad, Police on Wednesday said that she was allegedly murdered by her father, aunt and two others in an honour killing.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 23, 2013
A local court has sentenced two brothers to life term for hacking their sister to death in a honour killing case.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 29, 2013
A Swedish court on Tuesday sentenced a 17-year-old man to eight years in prison for stabbing his sister 107 times in what judges called an honour killing.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 29, 2012
In a major breakthrough in the murder of Abdul Hakim, the Uttar Pradesh police on Thursday arrested the prime accused Salman in the suspected dishonour killing case in Bulandshahr.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 28, 2012
Three men were arrested on Wednesday for the alleged honour killing of Mohammad Hakim, who was shot dead on November 22 on G.T. Road in Bulandshahr, for marrying Mehwish against their families' wishes.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 28, 2012
In a suspected bid for honour killing, a man, who had married a girl from another community about two months ago, was on Wednesday shot at allegedly by his teenage brother-in-law in Giridih in Jharkhand.
Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday November 27, 2012
Aamir Khan has said that he is saddened by the killing of 28-year-old Abdul Hakim, who was shot dead in Adoli village in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr last Thursday.
World | Press Trust Of India | Thursday September 6, 2012
A young man and a woman were gunned down while leaving a court in Pakistan's Punjab province after getting married against the wishes of their families, officials said today. The incident occurred yesterday at the district court complex in Sargodha d...
World | Mid-Day.com | Thursday August 16, 2012
When Junyad, then only 13, saw his 17-year-old sister Shafilea being suffocated with a plastic bag by his parents, Iftikhar and Farzana Ahmed, his reaction was utterly shocking - he totally approved of her murder. Turning to his three other sisters, ...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 13, 2012
A man was on Monday arrested for stabbing his sister and her friend in Rajasthan's Sirohi district in a suspected "honour killing" case, police said. The man, identified as Laxman Kumar, 22, had allegedly stabbed to death his sister Sangita, 20, and ...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 7, 2012
As federal investigators searched for a motive for Sunday's attack on a Sikh gurdwara in Wisconsin, US President Barack Obama ordered the US flag to be flown at half mast until Aug 10 in honour of the victims.
World | Reuters | Thursday July 5, 2012
A 30-year-old woman and two of her children were beheaded overnight in Afghanistan's east, police said, in what appeared to be the latest in a rapidly growing trend of so-called honour killings.