honour killing

Qandeel Baloch's brother, also a suspect in her murder, arrested in Saudi, handed over to Pakistan

Social media star Qandeel Baloch was strangled to death by her brother Waseem Khan in 2016 while another brother Iqbal who was residing in Saudi was accused of aiding and abetting in the murder.

published on : 3rd January 2020

Honour killing: Parents held for murdering minor girl in Aligarh

The minor's body was exhumed from a field close to their house leading to the arrest of parents and registration of a case under Section 302 and 201 (causing disappearance of evidence) of IPC.

published on : 11th December 2019

Wife of ‘honour killing’ victim in Telangana, who donated organs, seeks government aid

Currently, the Jeevandan programme is completely voluntary in nature.

published on : 11th December 2019

UP 'honour' killing: Man kills daughter for talking to boyfriend late at night

The accused father Harivansh Kumar had disapproved of Pooja's relationship with Gajendra, who was also from the same caste and neighbourhood.

published on : 18th November 2019

 Extreme step to break a relationship from girl's family force youngster to commit suicide 

Shahir, who was reportedly tortured for three hours, resorted to the extreme step as he was unable to bear the humiliation he faced in front of his mother.

published on : 12th November 2019

Karnataka honour killing: Two arrested as couple hacked to death in Gadag

Ramesh Madar (29) and Gangamma Rathode (23) of the same village got married despite opposition from the families.

published on : 8th November 2019

Rajasthan man murders daughter, lover in Sikar 

The accused Ramgopal has admitted to having murdered his daughter Prem (19) and Ganpat (35).

published on : 24th October 2019

Jassi honour killing case: Mother and uncle charge-sheeted after 19 years

The attack was hatched by Jassi’s mother and a maternal uncle who were in Canada. The duo had hired supari killers to kill Jassi and her husband Mithu in Punjab.

published on : 17th September 2019

Mother dies of shock as Dalit youth burnt alive in UP over intercaste love affair 

Abhishek alias Monu was beaten up, kept hostage in a house and set ablaze at Bhadesa area of Hardoi district.

published on : 17th September 2019

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

Police unmask honour killing in garb of suicide in Delhi's Adarsh Nagar, two arrested

According to a police officer, a PCR call was received on July 24 that an 18-year-old girl had allegedly committed suicide and her family members had taken the body for cremation in a hurry.

published on : 9th September 2019

Delhi man held for murdering daughter for having love affair

The family had put the body on a pyre and were about to set it on fire when a team of two policemen, acting on a tip-off, reached and stopped the ritual.

published on : 9th September 2019

UP Honour killing: Father, brother arrested for murdering woman over love affair

The woman's body was found with a dupatta tied around her neck in a jungle in the Jalalabad area of Thanabhawan.

published on : 5th September 2019

Man who married Bareilly BJP MLA's daughter was engaged to another woman?

Hemant Nayak, a retired MP government employee, wants his Rs 7 lakh back which he had spent on the engagement ceremony.

published on : 13th July 2019

Honour killings: The rise of vengeful fathers in Telangana

The back-to-back incidents of attacks on couples marrying outside their caste has put light on ‘vengeful fathers’ riding high on pride and power, say experts.

published on : 20th September 2018
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