An honor killing or shame killing  is the homicide of a member of a family by other members, due to the perpetrators' belief that the victim has brought shame or ...
Hundreds, if not thousands, of women are murdered by their families each year in the name of family "honor." It's difficult to get precise numbers on the phenomenon ...
In Pakistan, 1,000 women die in ‘honor killings’ annually. ... Those who are stoned in an honor killing are oftentimes accused of committing adultery.
She did not feel she should hate the Druze for their tradition or put them in "The Other Box." She just wanted to understand better where and why the ...
Honor killing is committed by the family members - father, mother, brothers, brother-in-laws and even in some cases sisters
An honour killing is the homicide of a member of a family or social group by other members, due to the belief the victim has brought dishonour upon the family or ...
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When an honor killing occurs in the West, many people, including the police, still shy away from calling it an honor killing. In the West, ...
Husband of Farzana Parveen, who was stoned to death for refusing an arranged marriage, told CNN he killed his first wife so he could marry Parveen.
A young newlywed couple in northeastern Pakistan died a horrible death at the hands of the bride's family in the nation's latest honor killing, police say.