Rajasthan BJP against state government move to enact fresh laws against mob lynching, honour killing
The saffron party claimed that when strict laws against mob lynching and honour killing are already in existence, it is pointless to bring any fresh law.
Hemant Nayak, a retired MP government employee, wants his Rs 7 lakh back which he had spent on the engagement ceremony.
HC seeks report from chief secy, home secy
Explain steps to implement SC order on preventing honour killings: Madras High Court to Tamil Nadu government
The court was acting on its own, based on various media reports of honour killings in Tamil Nadu.
Haresh Solanki, had gone to Varmor village in Mandal taluka to persuade his in-laws to send back his wife, Urmilaben, who is two months pregnant, to him.
Honour killing in Bengal? Couple arrested for killing teenage daughter over her relationship with youth
The incident, a suspected case of honour killing, occurred on Friday in Mahendratola village under the jurisdiction of Bhutni police station, they said.
The bodies have been sent to Thoothukudi medical college for postmortem, and police sources say they can confirm if the girl was pregnant only after seeing the report.
According to sources, Solairaj who belonged to Parayar community was in a relationship with Petchiammal, a Pallar girl.
Palamaner police arrested six accused in the honour killing case at Usarapenta village in Palamaner mandal on Monday.
A division bench of Telangana High Court on Monday issued notices to the State government and the police for filing counter affidavits in a PIL seeking to constitute a special investigation team (SIT)
The lovers had planned to tie the knot with their parents' blessings on June 25.
Relatives of the victim's husband staged a dharna in front of her parents' house and demanded capital punishment to the accused.
Tension was palpable on the premises of the Coimbatore Medical College Hospital (CMCH) after the 16-year-old Dalit victim of honour killing attempt succumbed to injuries on Saturday.
Y Hemavathi, the victim, was abducted by her parents when she was returning from a medical checkup of her newborn at Palamaner GH.
The police said that the Balkar Singh, his brother Harpal Singh and two cousins Onkar Singh and Kashu first murdered the girl at their house in Majitha near Amritsar on Wednesday afternoon.