You are here:
Honour killing
#

Honour killing

Get Alerts

Articles

View all

Honour killing or  gangrape: Will the Badaun cousins ever get justice?

Jul 05, 2014

Honour killing or gangrape: Will the Badaun cousins ever get justice?

The nervousness on the Uttar Pradesh government was evident as it quickly ordered a CBI enquiry into the incident in a bid to protect itself from severe criticism. #HowThisWorks #Congress #CBI #Honour killing #Samajwadi Party #BSP #Uttar Pradesh Police #Crime against women #Badaun gang rape case
Badaun gangrape: CBI hints at honour killings

Jun 29, 2014

Badaun gangrape: CBI hints at honour killings

In a new twist to the Badaun gangrape and murder case, the first round of probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has indicated that it could be a case of honour killing. #CBI #Rape #UP #Badaun #Badaun gangrape #CBI probe into Badaun gangrape murder #Badaun honour killings
Pak clerics' board issues fatwa declaring honour killing un-Islamic

Jun 06, 2014

Pak clerics' board issues fatwa declaring honour killing un-Islamic

A leading organisation of clerics in Pakistan has issued a fatwa declaring honour killing un-Islamic amid reports of such cases in the country including that of a woman who was stoned to death for marrying the person of her choice. #World #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Honour killing #Pakistan Ulema Council
Pak honour killing: PM Sharif asks for report on murdered woman

May 29, 2014

Pak honour killing: PM Sharif asks for report on murdered woman

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asked the Punjab government for a report about a woman who was stoned to death in front of the Lahore High Court (LHC), said a media report. #World #Punjab #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Honour killing #Nawaz Sharif #Lahore #Murder #Lahore High Court #PM Sharif
Pakistan: Pregnant woman stoned to death by family members

May 28, 2014

Pakistan: Pregnant woman stoned to death by family members

A pregnant woman was stoned to death on Tuesday by her own family outside a courthouse in Lahore for marrying the man she loved. #Pakistan #Honour killing #Lahore #Pakistani woman #Pregnant woman #Stoned to death #Farzana Parveen

BLOG POSTS

View all

When Hindi films take on honour killing

May 11, 2011

When Hindi films take on honour killing

Watching our films we could almost buy in on the idea that the term ?honour killings? is just something coined by the British press to give a cultural context to plain old pre-meditated murder, fueled by hate and human frailty and not by notions of power, ego or feudal arrogance. #Bollywood #Entertainment/Culture #Honour killing #worthit #Meena Kumari

Wire

View all

When Hindi films take on honour killing

Jul 18, 2014

Minutes silence held for MH17 victims headed to Melbourne AIDS conference

A candlelight vigil has been held in Melbourne in honour of the world's leading experts in the battle against HIV who were killed while travelling on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 en route to an AIDS conference in the city... #Melbourne #Malaysia Airlines
When Hindi films take on honour killing

Jul 21, 2014

Ellie the canine fire detective who cracked arson honour killing retires

Ellie, a Labrador Springer Spaniel cross - has worked on more than 1000 cases with West Midlands Fire Service as a fire investigation dog... #Melbourne #Malaysia Airlines
When Hindi films take on honour killing

Jul 20, 2014

Aids conference pays tribute to Malaysia Airlines victims

Aids 2014 symposium in Melbourne honours six experts killed when MH17 flight shot down over Ukraine Continue reading..... #Melbourne #Malaysia Airlines #Australia