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Parents kill DU student: Can we free our women from the burden of family honour?

Nov 20, 2014

Parents kill DU student: Can we free our women from the burden of family honour?

With yet another incident of "honour killing" in Delhi, a girl has been crushed by her burden of upholding the honour and values of an Indian family. #ThatsJustWrong #Delhi #Honour killing #Delhi University #Love Marriage #Indian families #Arranged marriages
India's list of shame: Bhavna Yadav, Nitish Katara and other honour killing victims

Nov 20, 2014

India's list of shame: Bhavna Yadav, Nitish Katara and other honour killing victims

When it comes to honour killings, the list runs fairly long in India. We take a look at some honour killings that hit the headlines in the past. #ThatsJustWrong #Delhi #Honour killing #Nitish Katara #Asha Saini #Delhi honour killings
Delhi horror: Parents murder 21-year-old girl for marrying outside caste

Nov 20, 2014

Delhi horror: Parents murder 21-year-old girl for marrying outside caste

In a horrific incident right in the heart of upscale Delhi, a 21-year-old student was murdered by her parents for marrying her boyfriend against their wishes. #Rajasthan #Honour killing #Delhi murder #Delhi honour killing #Sri Venkateswara College #Parents murder Delhi girl
Pakistan: Family given death sentence for honour killing outside court

Nov 19, 2014

Pakistan: Family given death sentence for honour killing outside court

Pakistan currently has a moratorium on executions, meaning death row prisoners are effectively sentenced to life imprisonment. #Pakistan #NewsTracker #honour killings #Human Rights #Death row #Women Rights #Farzana Iqbal

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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