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Jun 06, 2017
Karnataka: 21-year-old pregnant Muslim woman burnt alive by parents for marrying a DalitA 21-year-old Muslim woman was burnt alive by her parents in a horrific case of honour killing in Karnataka's Bijapur district.
Jun 04, 2017
Pakistan: Woman guns down hubby for sexually abusing daughter-in-lawA man was shot dead in Pakistan allegedly by his wife who accused him of raping their daughter-in-law in the absence of her soldier husband, in what local media described as a "rare incident of honour killing".
May 27, 2017
From triple talaq to honour killing, 'tradition' is an excuse used to suppress womenFrom triple talaq to honour killings, sati, johar, infanticide — why are traditions that harm women seen as protective mechanisms?
May 25, 2017
Pakistani man stoned to death in suspected case of honour killingA 43-year-old man in Punjab province has been stoned to death, in an apparent case of honour killing, according to a media report on Thursday.
Apr 12, 2017
Pakistan: 15-yr-old boy's eyes pricked, genitals chopped for suspected illicit relationshipIn a gruesome incident, a 15-year-old boy's sexual organ was chopped off and eyes pricked by the family members of a girl who suspected him of having an illicit relationship with her in Pakistan's Punjab province.
Apr 11, 2017
'Islamophobia' Phobia: Politics of offence and the death sentence for debate culture in JNUJawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), which is known to be a contestatory space, such that even the subdued walls of the SSS canteen soaked in the sticking glue of the parcha-poster culture, seem to be shouting up at the smug building windows, engaged in endless debate.
Dec 23, 2016
Dangal, Sultan, Tanu Weds Manu Returns: On screen, it's a good time for Haryana's womenFrom Tanu Weds Manu Returns’ Datto to Sultan’s Aarfa and, more recently, Dangal’s Geeta and Babita, it’s been a good time for Haryanvi women in reel life.
Dec 06, 2016
Qandeel Baloch murder: Pakistani starlet's brother and cousin charged in her 'honour killing'The brother and cousin of Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch were among three persons charged by a court in Punjab province for her murder in July, an 'honour killing' incident that shocked the Muslim-majority country
Oct 12, 2016
Qandeel Baloch's parents want death sentence for 'murderer' sonQandeel's mother Anwar Mai also shared the sentiments of his husband, saying "there is no question of pardoning Waseem who killed my beautiful daughter in cold blood".
Oct 04, 2016
Case of 'honour killing': SC judgment on Nitish Katara murder reflects on a much deeper issueThe observations made by SC in the Nitish Katara case relect on important issues about lack of individual choices available to women & on social prejudices.