honour killing

Kerala: Angry over relation with Dalit, drunk father stabs daughter to death on wedding day

Kerala: Angry over relation with Dalit, drunk father stabs daughter to death on wedding day

Angry over marrying a boy from a lower caste, a 22-year-old girl was allegedly stabbed to death by her father a day before her marriage.

Mar 24, 2018, 10:52 AM IST
SC slams Khap Panchayat, asks Centre for suggestions to protect couples

SC slams Khap Panchayat, asks Centre for suggestions to protect couples

The Supreme Court on Monday cracked a whip against Khap Panchayats in connection with cases pertaining to so called honour killing.

Feb 05, 2018, 14:48 PM IST
Mohammad Kaif's message to Ankit Saxena's killers: Real shame, mindset needs to change

Mohammad Kaif's message to Ankit Saxena's killers: Real shame, mindset needs to change

Former Team India cricketer Mohammad Kaif has a message for the killers of Ankit Saxena, the Delhi-based photographer slit to death by the family of his Muslim girlfriend -- “Mindset needs to change.”

Feb 05, 2018, 13:14 PM IST
Watch: New footage shows Delhi photographer Ankit Saxena minutes before murder by Muslim girlfriend's family

Watch: New footage shows Delhi photographer Ankit Saxena minutes before murder by Muslim girlfriend's family

New footage has emerged in murder case of Delhi-based photographer Ankit Saxena, alleged to a case of “honour killing.” 

Feb 05, 2018, 10:00 AM IST
Delhi: Photographer stabbed to death by Muslim girlfriend's family, security deployed as communal tensions rise

Delhi: Photographer stabbed to death by Muslim girlfriend's family, security deployed as communal tensions rise

Ankit Saxena, 23, had been in a relationship with 20-year-old Shehzadi for the last three years. The girl's family was against the match. 

Feb 03, 2018, 14:23 PM IST
Pakistani police exhume bodies of couple allegedly killed by their families

Pakistani police exhume bodies of couple allegedly killed by their families

Their landlord informed the police after the couple went missing.

Nov 27, 2017, 23:13 PM IST
Parents kill daughter for talking to boys in Telangana

Parents kill daughter for talking to boys in Telangana

The Telangana Police have arrested a couple for allegedly killing their daughter for being friendly with boys. According to the police, the 13-year-old girl was first strangled and then burnt by her parents in a bid to pass off the death as suicide.

Sep 20, 2017, 10:38 AM IST
Honour killings: Supreme Court seeks suggestions from parties, 'khap'

Honour killings: Supreme Court seeks suggestions from parties, 'khap'

The top court had also said that as a pilot project, it would examine the situation in three districts of Haryana and Uttar Pradesh where the Khap Panchayats were active.

Aug 21, 2017, 19:11 PM IST
London: Indian Muslim woman raped, murdered in suspected honour killing

London: Indian Muslim woman raped, murdered in suspected honour killing

A 19-year-old Indian Muslim woman was kidnapped, raped and murdered in the UK in a suspected honour killing after she began a relationship with an Arab Muslim, a media report said today. The deceased was allegedly kidnapped with the other woman, bound and gagged and taken to an address in Kingston- upon-Thames in south west London where they were raped and she was killed on Wednesday, a UK court has heard.

Jul 25, 2017, 13:20 PM IST

Man kills married daughter for extra marital affair in Rajasthan

In a suspected case of honour killing, a married woman who had eloped with another man last year was allegedly strangulated to death by her father in Rajasthan's Sikar district, police said on Friday.

Jul 14, 2017, 12:49 PM IST

Two Moradabad women set ablaze in case of honour killing

A married woman and her sister-in-law were allegedly set ablaze by family members in Anwla Ghat of Uttar Pradesh`s Moradabad district for marrying a man against their wishes.

Jun 24, 2017, 11:05 AM IST

Brother-duo arrested for 'honour killing' of sister in Gujarat

Two brothers were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly killing their 28-year-old sister to protect the family 'honour' by forcing her to consume poison in Jasdan village of the district last month.

Jun 14, 2017, 19:25 PM IST
In Karnataka, pregnant Muslim woman burnt alive for marrying Dalit

In Karnataka, pregnant Muslim woman burnt alive for marrying Dalit

The incident occurred at Gundanakala village in Bijapur district.

Jun 06, 2017, 12:35 PM IST

Couple shot at in attempted honour killing

In an attempted case of honour killing, a couple were shot at and seriously injured in Shamli district on Wednesday.

Feb 22, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
Another honour killing rocks Pakistan, couple shot dead on court's order in Karachi

Another honour killing rocks Pakistan, couple shot dead on court's order in Karachi

In a case of honour killing, a couple was shot dead on the orders of a tribal court in this Pakistani city for eloping to marry.

Oct 28, 2016, 19:04 PM IST

Dishonour killing: Girl axed to death by father

Asha Ram hit daughter Soniya (19) with an axe when she was in sleep in the pre-dawn hours, they said.

Oct 27, 2016, 00:53 AM IST

Couple found dead, honour killing suspected

The bodies of a man and a woman, who had been missing for two days, have been discovered in the district of Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, in a suspected case of honour killing.

Aug 29, 2016, 19:10 PM IST

Teenager rapes four-year-old in UP's Barabanki, arrested

A four-year-old was raped by a 14-year-old teenager in Lonikatra area of Barabanki district here, police said on Sunday.

Aug 28, 2016, 12:31 PM IST
UP girl ended up dead after this heartbreaking revelation on moving train - WATCH viral video

UP girl ended up dead after this heartbreaking revelation on moving train - WATCH viral video

"My father, my brother want to kill me, that's why they are taking me back to my village (Hathras). My life is in danger," girl records herself on phone.  

Aug 26, 2016, 21:47 PM IST

Girl's parents kill 20-yr-old youth in honour killing in UP's Muzaffarnagar

In a suspected case of honour killing, a 20-year-old man was allegedly shot dead by family members of the girl he was in relationship with at Vehalna village here, police said on Wednesday.

Aug 17, 2016, 13:58 PM IST