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FIR registered against Afzal Kohistani’s brother for honor killing

Kohistani’s widow is currently missing

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May 26, 2019


Couple who married for love shot dead in Gujranwala

Their three-year-old daughter survived the attack

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April 12, 2019


Karachi police arrest girl’s father in Feb 22 ‘honour killing’ case

The police have declared him the main suspect

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March 13, 2019


Afzal Kohistani and the deathless video jirga

Are parallel justice systems in Pakistan so powerful that they can challenge and thwart the writ of the State?

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March 8, 2019


Gujrat court acquits suspects in the Sana Cheema murder case

They were accused of killing the Pakistani-Italian woman in the name of honour

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February 15, 2019


Canada extradites mother, uncle to India over 2000 honour killing

They allegedly killed a woman 19 years ago for marrying of her own will

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January 24, 2019


Rajanpur man attempts to kill wife for serving food to cousin

Jacobabad man kills sister-in-law for talking to neighbour

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January 15, 2019


Kohistan honour killing case: How much longer till justice is served?

SC referred case to the Peshawar High Court on Wednesday

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January 3, 2019


Woman killed by her brother-in-law for ‘honour’ in Kandhkot

No case has been registered, despite the family’s appeal

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December 31, 2018


Man kills sister, her friend for ‘honour’ in Lahore

Case registered, search for suspect under way

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December 24, 2018


Four cousins killed in the name of honour in Upper Kohistan

Police have registered an FIR against accused

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December 22, 2018


Four killed in Kohistan in suspected honour killing

The suspects fled after the incident

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December 22, 2018


Kohistan honour killing: Suspects admit murdering three girls

They have been remanded into police custody

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December 3, 2018


Karachi woman, cousin killed for taking selfie together

Her family had initially said that she had committed suicide

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December 2, 2018


Police arrest father, brother in suspected ‘honor killing’ of Italian woman

Police in Pakistan have arrested the father and brother of an Italian woman of Pakistani descent strangled in a suspected honor killing, police said on Thursday. Rights groups say hundreds of women and girls are killed in Pakistan each year by family members angered at perceived damage to their “honor”, which may involve eloping, fraternizing…

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May 10, 2018


Couple killed by woman’s father in Abbotabad

Reporting by Atif Qayyum A couple was killed in the name of ‘honour’ in Abbotabad Nasir and Fiza had tied the knot a year ago against the family’s wishes. Police officials said the woman’s family called Nasir, saying they wanted to reconcile with the couple. Upon their arrival, the family killed them. The police have…

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March 31, 2018


Gujranwala man kills wife for “friendships”

PHOTO: FILE A man killed his wife in Gujranwala as he suspected she “had made friends with people on the phone” The man, identified as Haider, told the police he killed his wife, Saman, as she had made friends with people on her mobile phone. Police officials said Haider killed Saman at her parents’ house….

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March 31, 2018


Multan: Ex-husband guns down stage actress for the sake of ‘honour’

MULTAN: A 30-year-old stage actress was shot to death in Multan on Monday by her former husband in the name of honour. According to police, stage actress Shamim was shot to death by her ex-husband Zaheer in the city’s Shah Town area. After gunning down his ex-wife, who was also the mother of Zaheer’s three…

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October 9, 2017


Indian Muslim woman ‘raped and murdered in honour killing’ after starting relationship with Arab man

NEWS DESK: An Indian Muslim teenager involved in a relationship with an Arab man was kidnapped, raped and murdered in a suspected ‘honour killing’ in London, a court has heard. The body of Celine Dookhran, 19, was found stuffed in a fridge with her throat slit after a second woman who was also attacked raised…

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July 26, 2017


Mufti Qavi calls Qandeel and all honour crimes victims ‘martyrs’

NEWS DESK: A year after social media sensation Qandeel Baloch’s murder, Mufti Abdul Qavi, who got embroiled in a controversy after he appeared in selfie pictures and videos with the murdered social media starlet, said that Qandeel and all other honour-killing victims were martyrs. Addressing journalists in Multan on Wednesday, Qavi, whose selfies with the…

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July 20, 2017