Pakistani woman `strangled for helping friend elope`

A Pakistani woman was drugged, strangled and then her body set ablaze because she helped her friend elope, police said Thursday, announcing the arrest of 14 people in a twist on the grim practice of "honour killings".

'Honour killing' leaves four dead in Pakistan

Three women and a man were killed in Pakistan's Punjab province in an incident of 'honour' killing on Tuesday.

Honour killing: Mandya teen killed for having affair with Dalit

Honour killing: Mandya teen killed for having affair with Dalit

Mandya Police on Monday claim to have cracked the alleged murder case of a 19-year-old girl, whose body was found under mysterious circumstances in the city on April 3.

NHRC notice to Tamil Nadu over honour killing

 The National Human Rights Commission on Monday issued notice to Tamil Nadu over the alleged honour killing of a young Dalit man who married an upper caste Hindu woman.

SHOCKING VIDEO: CCTV footage of Tamil Nadu 'honour killing'

SHOCKING VIDEO: CCTV footage of Tamil Nadu 'honour killing'

It's a suspected case of honour killing.

A day before marriage, mother kills daughter after spotting her in bed with a man

A day before marriage, mother kills daughter after spotting her in bed with a man

A 20-year-old girl was killed by her own mother in northeast Delhi's Seelampur area on Sunday night after spotting her in bed with a tenant. The girl was scheduled to get married a day after the incident. 

Four killers arrested after broad daylight murder video of Tamil Nadu Dalit boy goes viral

Four killers arrested after broad daylight murder video of Tamil Nadu Dalit boy goes viral

In a daylight murder, which appears to be an honour killing case, a 23-year-old Dalit man was hacked to death by three assailants in broad daylight in at a busy marketplace on Sunday afternoon. 

Teen girl burnt alive by stalkers as revenge in Andhra Pradesh

Teen girl burnt alive by stalkers as revenge in Andhra Pradesh

A teenage girl succumbed to her injuries today after she was set ablaze by two stalkers as revenge in Eluru of West Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh.

Honour killing: Girl burnt alive by family in Rajasthan, 7 including father held

Honour killing: Girl burnt alive by family in Rajasthan, 7 including father held

In an apparent incident of honour killing, a girl has been allegedly burnt alive by her family for marrying a man of her choice from a different caste.

Two Pakistani brothers to be hanged for honour killing of sister

Honour-killing is a big issue in Pakistan and every year dozens of women are killed.

Canadian court stops extradition of honour killing accused to India

A Canadian court has stopped the extradition of a woman and his brother to India to face trial for the honour killing of her daughter over concerns that they may not get justice in the country.

DNA: With new facts emerging, Sheena Bora's murder mystery further deepens

With new twists and turns, the murder mystery of Sheena Bora is getting more complicated day by day!

Twists and turns: Possible theories about Sheena Bora's murder

With new developments and facts, the murder mystery of Sheena Bora is getting more complicated day by day!

Khap panchayat's diktat: Rape sisters to avenge their brother's action

Khap panchayat's diktat: Rape sisters to avenge their brother's action

Khap Panchayat is once again in news for wrong reasons. A young Dalit woman has moved the Supreme Court against a Khap Panchayat in Uttar Pradesh for issuing diktat that she and her sister be raped and paraded naked in their village as revenge for their brother’s action of eloping with a married girl from the Jat community.

Honour killing: Brothers behead teen sister in UP village

Two brothers allegedly beheaded their 17-year-old sister over her relationship with a boy, and paraded the severed head in their village in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanapur.

Maharashtra: Man murdered for marrying woman against her family's wish

In a suspected dishonour killing, a 24-year-old man was murdered for marrying a woman against the wishes of her family, police said on Monday.

UP: Father kills daughter in honour killing

A 23-year-old woman was allegedly shot dead by her father for planning to marry a youth from a different caste.

Beheaded bodies of couple found in UP

The beheaded bodies of a couple were recovered from a railway track on the Lucknow-Varanasi section here on Saturday morning, police said.

UP shocker: Brother kills minor sister, paramour

A minor girl and her paramour were murdered allegedly by her 19-year-old brother here in an apparent case of honour killing, police said today.

Youth kills sister in Meerut for having an affair, surrenders

A youth allegedly strangled his sister to death for having an affair with a boy from different community and later surrendered himself before police in Lisadi gate area here, police said on Wednesday.