‘honour’ killing

Jirga order couple’s ‘honour killing’, demands minor niece as ‘fine’

KARACHI: A couple from Khairpur Mirs in northern Sindh has claimed that an influential elder had convened a local jrga which declared them as ‘karo karo’ and ordered their ‘honour killing’ over a freewill marriage. While speaking to media outlet,

No honour in killing

The Supreme Court has observed that killing of women in the name of ‘honour’ has never an honourable practice and such murders should not be termed as ‘honour killings’. The remarks of the apex court show such practice and attitudes

Man, woman stabbed over ‘honour killing’ in Bhakkar

LAHORE: A man and a woman were stabbed to death by their relatives in the name of ‘honour’ in Bhakkar district of Punjab. Police have arrested 25 people belonging to the woman’s family, including her brothers and husband. The suspects

Woman killed in Karachi in the name of ‘honour’

KARACHI:  A woman was allegedly killed by her relatives in Karachi on Wednesday night allegedly in the name of honour. According to the reports, the victim, Nayab Bibi, mother of two minor children, was allegedly shot dead by her uncle