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The moral of Meerut Love makes a fool of all, even a jihad-obsessed BJP

Oct 15, 2014

The moral of Meerut Love makes a fool of all, even a jihad-obsessed BJP

Society has drawn those sexual lakshmanrekhas, and young lovers have willfully crossed them since time immemorial. True love, as de Rougemont observes, would not exist without its obstacles. It is, in fact, forged by obstacles. #HowThisWorks #India #BJP #Saif Ali Khan #honour killings #Meerut #Love jihad #Tara Shadeo #Saifeena #Neha Dixit #Lakshmanrekha #Meerut love jihad case
Pakistan Honour killing victim's father, brothers arrested

Jul 06, 2014

Pakistan Honour killing victim's father, brothers arrested

Farzana Parveen, 25, was killed on 27 May before a crowd of onlookers near a downtown courthouse in the eastern city of Lahore. #World #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Honour killing #Lahore #Farzana Parveen
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

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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 premeditated 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