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Father allegedly kills daughter in Delhi over her affair

The father of the 19-year-old victim allegedly told family members and neighbours that she had committed suicide.

Sep 09, 2019, 19:11 PM IST

Rajasthan to table bill against honour killing, khap panchayats

The bill proposing tough measures against honour killing is expected to be tabled in the Rajasthan Assembly on Tuesday.

Jul 29, 2019, 14:53 PM IST

In the name of honour: Engaged Pak couple killed by family for taking selfies

The father and grandfather of the victim have been arrested after her mother got suspicious.

Dec 04, 2018, 08:00 AM IST

Woman, boyfriend beheaded by father and uncle 'to protect honour'

The incident took place in a village in Pakistan's Attock district.

Sep 24, 2018, 15:26 PM IST

Haryana Police stops girl's cremation midway over suspicion of honour killing, 90% body burnt

Police said the girl, a student of Class 11, died on Saturday under mysterious circumstances in Behbal village. Her family tried to cremate her on Sunday but police intervened after a tip-off.

Sep 17, 2018, 09:37 AM IST

Honour killing: Father, brother strangulate woman in West Bengal, arrested

The girl's family were residents of a village in Bihar's Muzaffarpur when the 19-year-old girl Jahana Khatoon fell in love with the boy and the duo tried to ran away twice but were brought back home both the times.  

Sep 13, 2018, 10:11 AM IST

'Honour killing': Father, uncle gun down couple in Pakistan

Fauzia, 24, and Imran, 30, were in a relationship and used to meet without the knowledge of their families, The Express Tribune reported.

Aug 27, 2018, 00:00 AM IST

Honour killing: Father poisons daughter studying in Class 7 in UP

In a suspected case of honour killing, a 15-year-old girl was poisoned to death allegedly by her father in the Bhopa police station area here, police said today. 

Aug 14, 2018, 11:04 AM IST

Panchayat orders father to lick spit after son's interfaith marriage in Uttar Pradesh

He alleged that the panchayat also said that his wife and daughter should be paraded naked.

Jul 01, 2018, 13:16 PM IST

Honour killing in Muzaffarnagar, 19-year-old girl killed, buried by father

As per the police, Maqsood's main objection to her daughter's relationship with Munasib was that both of them belonged to the same orthodox Jhojha Sunni Muslim community and same village.

Jun 30, 2018, 12:57 PM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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