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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

honour killing


Youth beaten to death in Moga; 7 from girlfriend's family booked, absconding 

June 25, 2020 3:20 pm

Police have booked seven persons for the alleged murder, including his 16-year-old minor girlfriend, her father, mother, brother and three cousins.

Udumalpet honour killing: Shankar's father-in-law acquitted by Madras HC

June 22, 2020 2:20 pm

A division bench of Justice M Sathyanarayanan and M Nirmal Kumar had acquitted Chinnaswamy and set aside all the charges including that of criminal conspiracy. The death sentence of five others was commuted to life, “25 years of imprisonment” in the sensational murder case.

Kevin Joseph murder case: Kerala court sentences all 10 convicts to double life-term

August 27, 2019 1:37 pm

On May 24, 2018, Kevin had married Neenu Chacko (20) at a civil ceremony in Kottayam much to the dismay of Neenu’s family who opposed it on account of his caste. 

Kerala court finds 10 guilty in case of honour killing

August 23, 2019 2:10 am

Of the 14 people arraigned as accused, four were acquitted by the court. The other 10 have been charged under IPC Section 302 (murder) and Section 364A (kidnapping for ransom), among other charges.

29-year-old woman shot dead in UP, police suspect 'honour killing’

July 06, 2019 9:22 am

The incident took place around 12.30 am Friday when Nisha was asleep on the terrace of her home.

Lakhimpur Kheri: Brother hacks 15-year-old girl to death after spotting her with man

April 25, 2019 4:32 am

“When we reached the house, the body was covered in blood. She had several deep cut marks all over her body. It was found that her sister-in-law was in the house during the attack, but she could not help,” said the officer.

'Honour killing' whistleblower shot dead in Pakistan

March 07, 2019 8:52 pm

About 1,000 "honour-killings" of women by relatives are recorded each year in Pakistan, say human rights activists.

Uttar Pradesh: Three of family murdered, police suspect honour killing

February 26, 2019 4:27 am

Police suspect it to be a case of honour killing. According to the police, around five years ago, a youth belonging to the Hindu family allegedly eloped with a Muslim girl.

Tamil Nadu honour killing: ‘Till police here, we are safe... But other side has more people’

December 02, 2018 2:53 am

‘Vanniyar’ Swathi, ‘Parayar’ Nandesh fell in love on the road that took them out of their divided village. But 4 months after they married, caste caught up.

‘Honour killing’ case: 24-year-old engineer shot dead in Kannauj, businessman held, two others absconding

November 10, 2018 4:41 am

A native of Bahadurpur village in Kannauj, Shivam Singh (24) was an engineer at a leather factory in Unnao. According to the FIR, Shivam and his cousin Mayank Shekhar had gone to a nearby market.