honour killings

Protect inter-caste couples or face strict action: UP cops told

The order said there should not be any delay in filing a criminal case against the accused in 'honour-killing' matter and probe in such matters should be completed in the pre-decided time-limit. 

published on : 10th September 2019

Zero tolerance towards honour killings: Telangana DGP to High Court

The petitioner sought SIT probe into 36 deaths of ‘honour killings’ that took place in the State in the last two years. 

published on : 23rd August 2019

Orders on honour killings likely on Wednesday

A division bench of the Madras High Court has reserved its orders on the suo-motu taken up case relating to honour killings, which is rampant in the State.

published on : 31st July 2019

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.

published on : 9th July 2019

High Court notice to Telangana, cops on PIL against ‘honour killings’

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)

published on : 2nd July 2019

On a mission to prevent atrocities in the name of love gone sour

Sarun Kumar, a member of the team, said there has been a rise in the number of such incidents in the state.

published on : 26th April 2019

Rajasthan cops to shield couples who marry against family wishes 

The senior-most women police personnel present at the police station will be appointed nodal officers for this purpose.

published on : 24th January 2019

288 honour killing cases reported since 2014: Government

Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Gangaram Ahir presented the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data related to honour killings for the year 2014, 2015 and 2016.

published on : 1st August 2017