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After reports of honour killing, Pak Police digs out Italian national's remains

'After news of her death spread on social media, police found the family and started an investigation,' said police officer Waqar Gujjar.

25 Apr 2018 5:46 PM

Consent inherent in Hindu marital law: SC

The counsel had argued that there was a lack of clarity in the law that the woman has to give her consent to the marriage.

12 Apr 2018 1:28 AM

Upset over marrying man from different community, family kills 24-yr-old woman

On Thursday morning, the family members allegedly killed the woman by attacking her with a tool used to cut sugarcane plants, Ingle said.

05 Apr 2018 4:51 PM

22-yr-old Kerala bride stabbed to death by father on eve of her wedding

Athira, belonging to Thiyya community, had been in love with a man from the SC community.

23 Mar 2018 1:02 PM

Delhi man arrested for killing daughter over relationship with boy

The girl, who went missing on March 7, was found dead in Uttar Pradesh Tronica city on March 9.

11 Mar 2018 11:37 AM


Fight child marriage, honour killings: Pak’s 1st woman Dalit senator’s to-do list

Although Krishna Kumari Kohli was a child bride, her husband encouraged her to continue studying.

08 Mar 2018 3:59 PM

Ankit’s killers need to change mindset, says Mohammad Kaif

Kaif is not the only one to raise his voice against the alleged “honour killing” of Ankit Saxena.

06 Feb 2018 1:29 AM

Prominent personalities express solidarity on Twitter after Ankit Saxena's brutal murder

The boy was murdered by the family of the girl he loved just because they were from different communities.

05 Feb 2018 4:40 PM

None have right to interfere if two adults marry: CJI

The Supreme Court was hearing a plea to ban family killings over ‘honour’, filed by NGO Shakti Vahini.

05 Feb 2018 1:03 PM

Man stabbed to death by girlfriend kin

Ankit and the alleged girlfriend had started dating since the time they were neighbours a few years ago.

03 Feb 2018 1:17 AM


No question of illegality if adults marry consensually, says Govt lawyer

SC on Tuesday, rapped the Centre for failing to prevent attacks on couples, who opted for love marriages, and diktats of 'khap panchayats'.

16 Jan 2018 7:08 PM

Youth stabbed to death in honour killing, girl critical

She brought embarrassment to family, say uncle and brother.

06 Jan 2018 3:20 AM

Rajasthan honour killing: Father shoots minor daughter dead over 'love affair'

According to police, Doubting his daughter's affair, the father sent his wife outside the village to shoot his daughter in a drunken state.

17 Dec 2017 9:34 AM

Six get death for honour killing

22-year-old dalit Sankar was killed in full public view.

13 Dec 2017 12:13 AM

2 minors killed in Bihar in suspected case of honour killing

During investigation, the girl's brother confessed to police that he, along with his two uncles, had killed the boy and the girl.

29 Nov 2017 6:50 PM


19-year-old girl axed to death by stepbrother in Pakistan's Punjab

The incident took place on Sunday at Christian Wala in Sahiwal district, some 230-km from Lahore.

20 Nov 2017 5:03 PM

Pakistan: Teenage couple tied to cot, electrocuted to death in alleged honour killing

The teenagers in the port city of Karachi were said by the Pashtun council of elders, or jirga, to have brought dishonour on the community.

12 Sep 2017 12:16 PM

Pakistan couple slain at wedding in 'honour killing': police

Under previous legislation the culprits could get away with the killings after being pardoned by members of their own family.

08 Aug 2017 8:57 PM

UP: Woman dies after being burnt alive for marrying man of her choice

Shahib said Gulafsa's family had problems with her marriage from the very beginning, and they had filed 3 applications against her family

24 Jun 2017 11:33 AM

K'taka: Pregnant woman burnt alive for marrying Dalit

21-year-old Banu Begum was in love with 24-year-old Sayabanna Sharnappa Konnur, a young man from the same village.

06 Jun 2017 12:44 PM