honour killing

'Honour killing': Medical student strangled, set ablaze by father, brother in Maharashtra; five held 

The victim informed the man chosen by her family that she was in love with another man from her village which upset her family after the wedding was called off.

published on : 27th January 2023

Honour killing behind missing man’s death?

Police said Amosh was an alcoholic and would often beat his wife. It has been learnt that the couple quarrelled regularly.

published on : 25th December 2022

Inter-caste affair: Mom kills daughter to stop her from marrying beau in TN's Tirunelveli

Aruna was studying in a private nursing college in Coimbatore.

published on : 24th November 2022

Delhi girl Aayushi shot dead by father; mother helped pack body in suitcase: Police

25-year-old Aayushi Chaudhury's body was found wrapped in plastic in a large red suitcase near the Yamuna Expressway in Mathura last Friday.

published on : 21st November 2022

Justice league: Telangana HC rejects bail plea to accused in ‘honour killing’

The court temporarily halted all of the lower court’s proceedings after hearing the petitioner for some time.

published on : 12th November 2022

Honour killing in MP: In-laws murder man

The couple, who have a one-year-old daughter Naira, hailed from the same caste. However, economically Dheeru’s family was weaker than Chhaya’s family.

published on : 8th November 2022

Visakhapatnam man posts selfie video after killing daughter

In the selfie video posted on social media, said that he looked up his daughter very well and joined in the school of her choice.

published on : 5th November 2022

Honour killing? Man axes minor daughter to death in Telangana's Wanaparthy

It may be mentioned that Pathapalli was known for caste conflicts between two communities a few years ago.

published on : 27th October 2022

'Honour killings' reported from Bihar's Bhagalpur, Sheohar districts

In Bhagalpur, a man shot dead his sister from close range after she married a man who is not from her Rajput caste. 

published on : 26th October 2022

Honour killing: Lady sarpanch kills daughter, driver over alleged love affair in Bihar

Police said Ramnunu was working as a driver at the home of sarpanch for the last several years and he fell in love with her (sarpanch's) daughter.

published on : 25th October 2022

Honour killing: Bagalkot couple hacked

The girl’s family had filed a complaint of kidnapping, at Bagalkot Rural Police Station on October 7. Police said Rajeshwari’s parents are involved in killing their own daughter.

published on : 19th October 2022

‘Honour’ killing suspected as teen goes missing in Hyderabad

Police suspect that S Sivakumar who hailed from Koderu village in Nagarkurnool district may have been murdered and his body thrown into an outlet near the Lower Tank Bund. 

published on : 14th October 2022

Pakistan reports rape of a woman every two hours: Survey 

Pakistan has also been urged by international bodies, including the United Nations, to take action against the rising cases of honour killings in the country.

published on : 13th October 2022

Jharkhand man killed over relationship with woman of another community; 11 arrested

Some people of Dhawaiya village in in Jharkhand's Bokaro district were "unhappy" with Imraj Ansari's affair with the woman, cops said.

published on : 7th October 2022

Odisha: Youth killed, body dumped in coal wagon

In a suspected case of honour killing, a 20-year-old youth was allegedly murdered by his girlfriend’s father in Phatapipe area within Plant Site police limits here.

published on : 30th September 2022

Girl’s father, two uncles held for youth’s honour killing

Sukhdev Rana’s body exhumed from forest by Baliguda police

published on : 7th September 2022

SC youth stabbed by father over ‘love affair’ with minor daughter in Coimbatore, held

According to police, the victim P Premkumar of Kavundampalayam was in love with a minor girl (aged around 17) from RS Puram.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Uttarakhand honour killing: Dalit youth brutally murdered by in-laws for marrying upper-caste girl

The incident has caused a stir in the police administration, as the couple has sought  for protection from the police a few days ago, citing a threat to their lives.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Dalit boy found dead in field, lover buried in suspected honour killing incident in UP village

Amina, the girl, was found buried, while the boy, aged about 18 and a Dalit, was found dead in a sugarcane field, they said.

published on : 29th August 2022

Where’s the ‘honour’ in this shocking narrative?

These killings are part of an increasing consciousness of caste as a social category. People do not understand that it is depriving them economically, says Human Rights activist G Haragopal

published on : 26th July 2022
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