Honour Killing

Yemeni Teenager, 15, 'Burned To Death By Father In Honour Killing For Contacting Fiancé Before Wedding'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A 15-year-old girl has been burned to death by her father for allegedly getting in touch with her fiancé before their wedding day, media reports say....

Pakistani Mother & Girls Die In 'Honour Killing' Over Video Of Teenagers Enjoying A Rain Shower

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK

UPDATE: The Teenage Pakistani Girls Murdered In An Honour Killing For Dancing In The Rain (PICTURED) Two girls and their mother were reportedly mur...

'She Was Destined To Die'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

A Kashmiri girl killed by her parents after looking at a boy on a motorcycle was "destined to die" her mother has told the BBC. Zaheen Zafar and he...

'Imagine Someone Who Lives With a Secret Her Entire Life': Violence, 'Honour', Rape and Women In Film

Dr Eylem Atakav | Posted 05.10.2012 | UK
Dr Eylem Atakav

Duma (Dolls) is an extremely powerful documentary by Abeer Zeibak Haddad. It is regarded as the first ever film to focus on and shed light to violence against and sexual assault of women in Palestine.

Shafilea Ahmed's Parents Found Guilty Of 'Honour Killing'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.08.2012 | UK

The parents of "westernised" teenager Shafilea Ahmed have been found guilty of her murder, nine years after she was brutally murdered. Iftikhar and...

Shafilea Sister Accused Of 'Wicked' Story Blaming Parents For Killing

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK

Shafilea Ahmed's sister has denied that she invented a "wicked" story that the teenager was killed by her parents. Alesha Ahmed told Chester Crown ...

The Missed Opportunities To Save Britain's 'First White Honour Killing' Victim

PA | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK

There were "numerous missed opportunities" to protect a teenage mother who was stabbed and left to die in a canal by her 17-year-old boyfriend, a seri...

'Honour Killing' Probe Officer Receives Queen's Police Medal

PA | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK

A senior police officer who led a complex investigation into an "honour killing" said today it was a "massive honour - in the true sense of the word" ...

Mandatory Life Sentences Are 'Unjust And Outdated'

PA | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK

Mandatory life sentences for murder in England and Wales are both unjust and outdated, legal experts have said. The Homicide Review Advisory Group,...

Young Couple Shot Dead In Suspected Honour Killing

PA | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK

A young couple have been shot dead in Pakistan in a suspected honour killing. Saif Rehman, 31, who lived in Glasgow, and his wife Uzma Naurin, 30, ...

'Honour Killing' Parents Remanded

PA | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The parents of suspected honour killing victim Shafilea Ahmed have been further remanded in custody after being charged with her ...