A Pakistani man and his father have been arrested in the country`s latest so-called "honour killing" after they set the son`s wife alight for leaving the house without asking his permission, police said Sunday.
In a suspected case of dishonour killing, an 18-year-old girl was killed by her brother for having a relationship with her neighbour at the Kankerkheda police station area here, police said on Saturday.
Muzaffarnagar: In a case of honour killing, a 19-year-old girl was allegedly killed by her father and other family members who were opposed to her relationship with a boy belonging to a different community in Baroda village of the district.
In another incident of honour killing, an elderly couple, who had a love marriage 55 years ago, was brutally killed along with four of their children in Pakistan's Punjab province, media said on Wednesday.
In a shocking incident of honour killing, a 21-year-old girl was burnt alive by her parents in Delhi. The girl got married to 24-year-old Abhishek,who was from a different community and works at Rashtrapati Bhavan.