July 28, 2022
‘Honor Killings’ Continue Unabated in Pakistan
By Mariyam Suleman Anees
While most victims of crimes committed in the name of protecting family honor are women, men too fall prey to this horrific practice.
August 02, 2021
Brutal Killing Spotlights Violence Against Women in Pakistan
By Kathy Gannon
Rights activists say that gender-based assaults are on the rise as Pakistan barrels toward greater religious extremism.
December 30, 2016
Honor Killings in Afghanistan and Pakistan
By Meha Pumbay
What the two neighbors can learn from each other's efforts to protect women.
September 04, 2016
Pakistan and Honor Killings
By Muhammad Akbar Notezai
Will the recent murder of a celebrity finally prompt the government of Pakistan to act?
July 26, 2016
The Life and Death of Qandeel Baloch
By Maham Javaid
What one woman's social media activism -- and her murder by her own brother -- means for Pakistan.
March 01, 2016
The Power of Film: Honor-Killings and the Oscars
By Catherine Putz
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy's film has sparked a national-level conversation in Pakistan.
July 02, 2014
No Honor in Gender Violence
By Mustafa Qadri
A series of shocking recent cases show that so-called honor killings remain ubiquitous in parts of Asia.