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Months after Ankit Saxena's murder, family hosts Iftar for harmony

04 Jun 2018

Months after Ankit Saxena's murder, family hosts Iftar for harmony

Four months ago, Ankit Saxena's family in Raghubir Nagar, Delhi, saw their 23-year-old son brutally murdered.

Crowdfunding campaign for Kathua, Unnao victims collects over Rs. 25L

15 Apr 2018

Crowdfunding campaign for Kathua, Unnao victims collects over Rs. 25L

The entire country was put to shame on learning the horror unleashed on rape victims of Kathua and Unnao.

Delhi 'honor-killing': 'Friendly' 18-year-old shoots dead brother-in-law, then targets sister

11 Apr 2018

Delhi 'honor-killing': 'Friendly' 18-year-old shoots dead brother-in-law, then targets sister

Two months after the Ankit Saxena murder, another alleged 'honor killing' has been reported in Delhi.

Facebook list threatening violence against Hindu-Muslim couples taken down

06 Feb 2018

Facebook list threatening violence against Hindu-Muslim couples taken down

As communal tensions over Ankit Saxena's murder refuse to dissipate, a Facebook page furthering hate against inter-faith couples was taken down after social media uproar.

No one can interfere when two adults marry: SC

05 Feb 2018

No one can interfere when two adults marry: SC

Hearing a petition against "honor killings" and khap panchayats, CJI Dipak Misra said when two adults marry, nobody has any right to interfere, whether it's parents or society.

Girlfriend's family planned Ankit Saxena's murder: Witnesses recount horror

05 Feb 2018

Girlfriend's family planned Ankit Saxena's murder: Witnesses recount horror

Disturbing details continue to emerge in the horrific Ankit Saxena murder case in Delhi.

Delhi-murder: "I carried my son, he died in my lap"

03 Feb 2018

Delhi-murder: "I carried my son, he died in my lap"

A 23-year-old wedding photographer was stabbed in front of his parents on a busy street in West Delhi, allegedly by the family members of the Muslim woman he was courting.

Khaps' interference in adults' inter-caste marriage illegal: SC

16 Jan 2018

Khaps' interference in adults' inter-caste marriage illegal: SC

On January 16, during a hearing on inter-caste marriages, the SC ruled that no one - the society, any institution or khap panchayats - can question an adult man and woman for deciding to marry.