Couple, son held near Mumbai for bid to kill daughter over love affair

According to police, a farmer had found the young woman crying in pain on Suruchi beach in Vasai on Sunday, after which he alerted the police.

published on : 4th November 2020

HC compares Sathankulam deaths to ‘honour killing’

Hence, if the petitioner is released on bail, there is every likelihood of him using his power to subvert the trial proceedings, the judge held and dismissed the petition. 

published on : 2nd November 2020

Man kills sister to preserve 'family honour' in Rajasthan's Alwar

The 22-year-old victim was reportedly in a relationship with a boy of her own community but the family wanted her to marry someone else. 

published on : 25th October 2020

19-year-old killed in suspected honour killing in Karnataka; father, two others held

According to police, the trio was opposed to the woman's alleged love affair with a man from a lower caste community.

published on : 17th October 2020

Honour killing: 19-year-old Ramanagara girl killed by family

A gruesome case of alleged ‘honour killing’ of a 19-year-old girl has come to light in Ramanagara district, about 50 km from Bengaluru.“

published on : 17th October 2020

Honour killing: Cousins adamant on marriage poisoned to death in Chhattisgarh, bodies burnt

The families strongly opposed to the relation citing that such a marriage cannot be socially solemnised and will hurt their status too, the officer added. 

published on : 11th October 2020

Pakistan man kills sister after she elopes with boy

The girl was in love with a boy from her village in Sattukatla, a low-income thickly populated area, and recently she eloped with him.

published on : 9th October 2020

Honour killing? 14-year-old UP Dalit girl killed by father, brother after she becomes pregnant

The accused told police that the girl was killed on September 24 but family did not approach the police.

published on : 7th October 2020

Honour crime: Four more held in Hemanth murder case

The Cyberabad police arrested four more persons in the Hemanth ‘honour’ killing case on Monday.

published on : 6th October 2020

Avanti continue to face threat from family, requests Telangana police to take action against them

She sought stern action against her father Donthireddy Laxma Reddy, mother Archana and uncle Yugandhar for killing her husband. 

published on : 1st October 2020

Hyderabad honour killing case: Police granted custody of prime accused

They are likely to be asked whether more people were involved in Hemanth’s murder.

published on : 30th September 2020

Hyderabad honour killing: Over-reliance on technical aspects hit probe?

On Thursday afternoon, patrolling teams arrived at Gopanpally X roads and found that Hemanth had been kidnapped by Avanti’s family.

published on : 29th September 2020

Hyderabad honour killing: Police seek custody of accused

Avanti alleged that the entire family had planned to keep him from being implicated, though he might be aware of the conspiracy.

published on : 29th September 2020

Doctors, nurses in 'bumper' COVID19 Queen's Honours List

Downing Street said that following approval from Queen Elizabeth II, hundreds of additional people will be honoured for their contributions tackling the deadly virus on the frontline.

published on : 27th September 2020

Hyderabad honour killing: One of the three accused test positive for COVID-19

One  of the three hired killers, who were arrested for the honour killing of Chinta Yoga Hemanth Kumar at Gachibowli, has tested positive for Covid-19.

published on : 27th September 2020
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