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Honour killings: HC hopes govt will address issue at earliest

December 15, 2016 10:11 pm

The First Bench, comprising Chief Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Justice M Sundar, had earlier given certain directions to the state and the Centre on the matter when the PIL filed by Varaaki had come up earlier.

Women’s body seeks separate law to try honour killing cases

October 03, 2016 2:57 pm

The campaign was launched at Jantar Mantar by Neelam Katara, mother of Nitish Katara, who was burnt to death in an alleged honour killing case in 2002.

8 years after he married his niece, man shot dead to ‘avenge honour’

June 27, 2015 12:00 am

32-year-old Rakesh Yadav had thought the issue had been sorted out in the intervening eight years and was planning to bring his wife to the village, the police said

‘Honour killing’ claims two more lives in western UP

December 01, 2014 2:36 am

Muslim girl’s brothers slice her throat, hack Dalit boy to death

Flip Side: Ghosts from the past

November 23, 2014 3:09 am

There are estimated to be over 1,000 ‘honour killings’ in India every year.

Sharmila meets brother,he denies honour killing threat

November 08, 2013 1:52 am

Irom’s brother had allegedly threatened her with “honour killing” for her relationship with a British citizen of Goan descent.

Khaps don't order honour killings,says Hooda

October 06, 2013 1:43 am

“There is a need to change the mindset of the people. Khap Panchayats don’t order such killings,” Hooda said.

Activists ask youth to lead reform movement against khap panchayats,honour killings

September 28, 2013 12:57 am

Dr D R Chaudhary and activists including Jagmati Sangwan of AIDWA and Dr Sabu George were in PU on Friday for a two-day seminar on ‘Gender Violence in Punjab and Haryana: A Stocktaking’

Ghaziabad police told to protect couples who fear honour killing

August 26, 2013 12:53 am

In an effort to bring down honour killings in the district,police personnel have been instructed to give security cover for couples who face threats from their own families.

Honour Bound

August 06, 2013 4:10 am

Journalist Chander Suta Dogra’s debut book,Manoj and Babli: A Hate Story,is based on a true story of honour killing in Haryana