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Bollywood film on life of solo traveler to release on May 1 22.2.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, A Bollywood film on the life of a solo traveler, who is on a journey from the Himalayan highlands to the picturesque backwaters of Kerala, will hit cinema screens on May 1, 2020. 'Hawayein' tells the story of a youth who hits roads to the Himalayas for self-discovery, and sometimes to escape the maddening world in the cities, is being produced under the banner of Ok Movies and directed by Yogesh Vats. Bhavesh Kumar portrays the lead role of the solo traveller in the film, which focuses on Kumar’s rich trove of experience on the course of the solo journey. Ester Noronha essays the role of the woman who fills the void of Kumar. Tipped as the first Bollywood film showcasing the adventures of a solo traveler, 'Hawayein' is OK Movie's second film in just four months. Its first film 'P Se Pyaar F Se Faraar', which focused on inter-caste love and honor killing, had released in October 2019. The movie was initially announced to be released on the February 14, Valentine Day. However, a few technical ...
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6 of a family held in ‘honour killing’ case 22.2.2020 Hindu: Delhi
Victim got married against her family’s wish; accused dumped body in canal
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ML Khattar Supports Khaps, Says "Should Not Marry Within Same Gotra" 10.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today backed the state's self-appointed village courts, Khap panchayats, on their stand that marriages between people of same Gotra- which refers to a clan...
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Married Woman Elopes With Lover; Father Shoots, Sets Her On Fire In Bihar 10.12.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A young woman's charred body was found in Bihar's Buxar district which had triggered speculation of rape and murder, turned out to be a case of honour killing and the main accused, the father of the...
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Iraq Women Deal With Revenge Porn, Leaked Selfies As "Sextortion" Spreads 20.11.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Women in Iraq say they are facing a staggering increase in online "sextortion" by both malicious hackers and former romantic partners to whom the women had knowingly sent photographs, a practice known...
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The Daily Fix: By hiding lynching numbers, the Modi government has politicised crime statistics 23.10.2019 Scroll.in
This is not the first time data collection has been hampered by this administration. The trend will harm democratic accountability.
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Pak Social Media Star's Brother Arrested In Her Honour Killing Case: Cops 6.10.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Pakistan's social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch's absconding brother, who was an accused in her gruesome murder, has been arrested with the help of Interpol and handed over to police in Pakistan's...
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Brother found guilty of 'honour killing' of Pakistan social media star 27.9.2019 Reuters: South Asia News
A Pakistan court on Friday convicted the brother of social media star Qandeel Baloch of her murder, a 2016 killing that sparked a change in laws and ignited fierce debate over the prevalence of 'honour killings' of women.
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Brother Jailed For Life For Pakistan Social Media Star's Honour Killing 27.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The brother of Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch was on Friday convicted of her murder and sentenced to life in prison in the patriarchal country's highest-profile "honour killing".
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International Emmys: Documentary On Honour Killings In India Receives Nod 26.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Apart from India's Forbidden Love, Netflix India original series Sacred Games and Lust Stories have received nominations too.
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Dalit Man In Hardoi Had Set Himself On Fire, Claims UP Police 18.9.2019 NDTV News - Cities
A day after a Dalit man was charred to death in a locked room in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi district, the local police have claimed that the man had set himself ablaze to escape a mob gathered outside.
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Will Contest All 90 Seats In Haryana Elections: Dushyant Chautala 12.9.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Amid efforts by some Haryana ''khaps'' for rapprochement in the Chautala family, Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) leader Dushyant Chautala on Thursday said his party will contest on all 90 seats in the...
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In ‘P Se Pyaar F Se Farraar’ trailer, an inter-caste romance brings out the knives 5.9.2019 Scroll.in
Manoj Tiwari’s film will be released on October 18.
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UP Man Kills Sister, Set Severed Head On Fire For Not Ending Affair: Cops 3.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
An Uttar Pradesh man allegedly strangled his sister to death, beheaded her and set the teenager's head on fire nearly three months ago in a case of honour killing in the state's Bahraich district,...
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10 Get Double Life Sentence In Dishonour Killing Of Dalit Man In Kerala 27.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
A court in Kerala's Kottayam on Tuesday awarded double life imprisonment to 10 people for the dishonour killing of a 23-year-old Dalit Christian man last year, which had triggered widespread protests...
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Kerala caste murder: Court sentences all 10 convicts to double life imprisonment 27.8.2019 Scroll.in
This is reportedly the first caste-killing conviction in Kerala.
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Pak Court Rejects Plea By Qandeel Baloch's Parents To Pardon Her Killers 23.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A Pakistan court on Thursday rejected a request made by the parents of social media star Qandeel Baloch to pardon her brothers, who are accused of killing her.
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Qandeel Baloch murder: Pakistani social media star’s parents forgive sons for allegedly killing her 21.8.2019 Scroll.in
Baloch’s brother Waseem Azeem had allegedly strangled her to death at her home in Multan, Punjab province, on July 15, 2016.
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Rajasthan Police's Mughal-E-Azam Tweet Making Waves On The Internet 10.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The Rajasthan Police's Twitter handle is making waves - with cheeky humour and dialogues borrowed from Hindi films. The state has joined its law enforcement colleagues from Mumbai and Assam in using...
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Treat Mob Attacks, Dishonour Killing As Terror Activities: DMK Lawmaker 2.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Mob attacks and dishonour killings must be treated as terrorist activities, a DMK lawmaker demanded in Lok Sabha today, saying that the two suit the definition given to terrorism.
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