Husband sets wife on fire in Pakistan `honour killing`

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.

Dishonour killing: Brother kills 18-year-old sister

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.

UP Police reject honour killing, say couple committed suicide

The girl and the boy whose bodies were found on railway tracks near Dorala railway police station here, was a case of suicide and not honour killing, police said on Tuesday.

Khap mahapanchayat pledges to stop honour killing, dowry

In a significant move, the 'Sarv Jatiya Khap Mahapanchayat' (all castes' council) in Haryana here on Sunday took a pledge to oppose honour killing and prevent dowry system in the state.

Girl killed by her father for honour in UP's Muzaffarnagar

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.

Pakistan elderly couple with 4 children hacked to death for honour

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.

Meerut: Pregnant teen killed by brothers in suspected dishonour killing

In a suspected case of dishonour killing, an eight months pregnant teenager was strangulated to death allegedly by her two brothers and her body thrown into a canal in Meerut, police said on Friday.

Dishonour killing: Girl burnt alive by parents in Delhi

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.

Canada introduces law banning polygamist immigrants

Canada's Immigration Minister Chris Alexander has unveiled plans to ban entry to migrants who practice polygamy and what he termed "barbaric cultural practices."

Aamir Khan says `love jihad` is similar to honour killing
Aamir Khan says `love jihad` is similar to honour killing

The controversy which sparked in Uttar Pradesh largely by the name of 'Love Jihad', saw many political parties openly debating on it, while some outfits used it for their own benefit.

Dishonour killing: Death penalty to two including father of girl

 A local court has awarded death penalty to two accused, including father of a girl, in an honour killing case.

Dishonour killing: HC upholds man's life term for daughter's murder

The Delhi High Court has upheld the conviction and life sentence of a man for smothering to death his 20-year-old daughter who had eloped with a boy from her own community.

Man kills wife, her paramour in Pakistan

An enraged husband killed his wife and her alleged paramour in the far flung region of Pakistan's Balochistan province, in the latest incident of honour killing in the country.

Badaun gang-rape: `DNA of accused not found on victims` clothes`

In a crucial development, the forensic report has suggested that DNA of accused in gang-rape and murder of two sisters in Badaun case was not found on the clothes of the victims, a report said.

Madhya Pradesh: Couple`s murder turns out to be dishonour killing; 3 held

The murder of a woman and her male friend here has turned out to be a case of dishonour killing executed by the woman`s brother, police said.

Uttar Pradesh: Girl shot dead by father for marrying against his wish

In a suspected case of dishonour killing, a girl was allegedly shot dead by her father in Baniyather area, police said.

Pak couple murdered in honour killing case

In yet another case of honour killing, a young woman and her husband have been brutally murdered for marrying against the wishes of her family in Punjab, police said today.

Two bodies found hanging from tree in Bulandshahr

Bodies of a boy and a girl, whose parents were opposed to their relationship, were on Saturday found hanging from a tree in Sharava village in the district, police said.

Three held for `honour killing` in Odisha

The father and two minor brothers of a 19-year-old woman were arrested on the charge of murdering her in a case of suspected "honour killing", police said Monday.