Pakistan

Woman Fed To Dogs: Taslim Solangi and an End to Civility

By GlobalComment Feature Writer Sanchita Scherezade

November 10, 2008 – 3:25 am

Couple who married for love seek protection

Murtaza case: Hearing put off
Source: OUR STAFF REPORTER October 29, 2008

Senate body discards statement on Balochistan 'honour killing'

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN: The Senate's functional committee on human rights on Friday rejected an investigation report on the killing of five women in Balochistan for 'honour' as 'ambiguous and incomplete'

Controversy over 'honour killing'

Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has asked for a report to be drawn up on the case of a 17-year-old woman said to have been killed by her in-laws.

38 honour killings in past three months in Balochistan

QUETTA, Oct 21: Thirty-eight women died at the hands of their relatives, who killed them on the pretext of protecting their honour during the past three months in Balochistan.