Security to couples in Ghaziabad to curb dishonour killings

Ghaziabad police has decided to provide security cover to them in a bid to curb cases of dishonour killing in the city.

Dishonour killings: Law panel for harsher punishment, but no to death

Against the backdrop of the latest case of alleged dishonour killing, the Law Commission has recommended making it a non-bailable offence but disagreed with SC`s suggestion that death sentence be applied to all such cases.

‘Cops’ role key in curbing dishonour killings’

Two noted advocates were appointed by the SC to assist it in tackling the malady of "dishonour killings" of young couples by `khap` panchayats.

Spate of dishonour killings shakes up Punjab

On May 21, a young couple was brutally killed with sharp-edged weapons in Bhullar village.

UP: Three women killed in dishonour killings

Three women were killed in separate cases of suspected dishonour killing within the last 48 hours in Uttar Pradesh.

Dishonour killings: States get more time to respond

Members of a ministerial panel
examining the issue of defining `honour` killings today
expressed "dismay" at the delay by states in sending their
views on putting in place legislative changes to tackle the
problem.

Law, not GoM, needed on dishonour killings: Brinda

CPI-M MP Brinda Karat seeks a separate law to deal with dishonour killings.