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Honour killing: Convicts wanted to set example by killing person from ‘lower caste’, says HC

Honour killing: Convicts wanted to set example by killing person from ‘lower caste’, says HC

A bench of Justices Bhushan Dharmadhikari and Sandeep Shinde also emphasised that the courts must be giving out punishments befitting the...Read More

Bombay High Court upholds death for five in honour killing

Bombay High Court upholds death for five in honour killing

Six persons had been accused of the honour killing. A bench of Justices Bhushan Dharmadhikari and Sandeep Shinde

Honour killing: Father, brother arrested for killing woman over love affair

Honour killing: Father, brother arrested for killing woman over love affair

The accused have confessed to strangulating the woman to death as she had "tarnished the family's name", said CO

Kerala: 10 people convicted in murder of Dalit Christian Kevin

Kerala: 10 people convicted in murder of Dalit Christian Kevin

The Principal Sessions Court observed that the murder of Kevin, involving his wife's relatives, was a case of honour killing

Maharashtra: Couple set on fire by woman’s family over inter-caste marriage; woman dies, husband battles for life

Maharashtra: Couple set on fire by woman’s family over inter-caste marriage; woman dies, husband battles for life

In a shocking and petrifying incident of honour killing, a woman and her husband were set ablaze allegedly by her father and relatives in...Read More

Maharashtra: Woman killed by parents for marrying against their wishes in Ahmednagar

Maharashtra: Woman killed by parents for marrying against their wishes in Ahmednagar

Ahmednagar: In a suspected case of honour killing, a woman was allegedly killed by her parents at Kautha village in Ahmednagar district f...Read More

‘Honour killing’ whistleblower shot dead in Pakistan

‘Honour killing’ whistleblower shot dead in Pakistan

Peshawar: Afzal Kohistani, a man at the centre of a campaign to expose one of Pakistan’s most notorious “honour killings” cases has been ...Read More

Uttar Pradesh honour killing: Woman shot dead by brother over inter-caste affair

Uttar Pradesh honour killing: Woman shot dead by brother over inter-caste affair

Muzaffarnagar: In a suspected case of honour killing, a 22-year-old woman was allegedly shot dead by her brother over an affair with a ma...Read More

Indore: Honour Killing Three kill youth, body found in mud

Indore: Honour Killing Three kill youth, body found in mud

Indore: A 25-year-old youth was beaten to death by three persons in a case of honour killing that occurred in Juni Indore area late on Su...Read More

Andhra Pradesh: Man strangles 20-year-old daughter for having affair with boy from another caste

Andhra Pradesh: Man strangles 20-year-old daughter for having affair with boy from another caste

Vijayawada: In a shocking incident of honour killing, a man in Andhra Pradesh’s Prakasam district killed his daughter for being in love w...Read More

Woman hanged from tree in Kalyan;Cops suspect honour killing

Woman hanged from tree in Kalyan;Cops suspect honour killing

Thane: Kalyan Police in Maharashtra have cracked the December 31 murder of a 23-year-old woman from Uttar Pradesh and their investigation...Read More

Maharashtra: 2 main accused arrested in Beed ‘honour killing’ case

Maharashtra: 2 main accused arrested in Beed ‘honour killing’ case

Beed: Two main accused in the suspected honour killing case of a 25-year-old man in Beed district of Maharashtra have been arrested, poli...Read More

Teen sisters murdered in Pakistan honour killing

Teen sisters murdered in Pakistan honour killing

Islamabad: Two teenaged sisters were strangled to death by their cousins for allegedly meeting boys in a fresh case of honour killing in ...Read More

Sairat honour killing revisited: Daughter killed by father, stepmother in Pandharpur

Sairat honour killing revisited: Daughter killed by father, stepmother in Pandharpur

Mumbai: Close on the heels of the Telangana honour killing incident, comes the report of a similar incident in Maharashtra.In this case, ...Read More

Teenage girl, boyfriend beheaded by father and uncle for ‘honour’ in Pakistan

Teenage girl, boyfriend beheaded by father and uncle for ‘honour’ in Pakistan

Islamabad: An 18-year-old girl was beheaded along with her 21-year-old boyfriend in Pakistan by her father and uncle in what the police a...Read More

Telangana: Man killed in front of pregnant wife in suspected case of honour killing, people call shutdown

Telangana: Man killed in front of pregnant wife in suspected case of honour killing, people call shutdown

Hyderabad: A shutdown was imposed in Telangana’s Miryalguda town on Saturday over the murder of a Dalit man in an apparent case of honour...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: Girl killed by family for marrying outside community, father arrested

Madhya Pradesh: Girl killed by family for marrying outside community, father arrested

Barwani: A 24-year-old woman was today allegedly killed here by her family members, who were apparently unhappy with her for marrying a m...Read More

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Indore: Youth stabbed to death by wife’s brothers, uncle

Indore: A 21-year-old youth was killed by three persons including wife’s brothers following an argument in Bhanwarkuan on Thursday. The a...Read More

Dhadak is a cut above mainstream Bollywood cinema that ‘glorifies’ class divide, says Janhvi Kapoor

Dhadak is a cut above mainstream Bollywood cinema that ‘glorifies’ class divide, says Janhvi Kapoor

New Delhi: She is set to make her debut with “Dhadak”, the Hindi adaptation of critically-acclaimed Marathi film “Sairat” that explored t...Read More

Two Kerala cops in custody in ‘honour killing’ case

Two Kerala cops in custody in ‘honour killing’ case

Kottayam (Kerala): Two policemen were arrested for having close ties with persons accused of kidnapping 24-year-old Kevin Joseph, a victi...Read More

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