Comments on: In Pakistan, a love story and the death of a family http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2012/09/26/in-pakistan-a-love-story-and-the-death-of-a-family/ Perspectives on Pakistan Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:31:05 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: KatHoureld http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2012/09/26/in-pakistan-a-love-story-and-the-death-of-a-family/comment-page-1/#comment-52529 Mon, 22 Jul 2013 05:50:05 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/?p=9103#comment-52529 Update: On July 20, 2013 the Mardan sessions court acquitted all five accused members of Nargis Bibi’s family. Her husband Ihtisham plans to lodge an appeal at the Peshawar High Court.

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By: kEiThZ http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2012/09/26/in-pakistan-a-love-story-and-the-death-of-a-family/comment-page-1/#comment-49332 Fri, 12 Oct 2012 19:17:07 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/?p=9103#comment-49332 A sad, sad story that is all too common in South Asia. Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, etc. They all engage in honour murders.

What kind of culture is it, where the murder of a wayward child and her offspring are considered honourable?

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By: PhreeB4God http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2012/09/26/in-pakistan-a-love-story-and-the-death-of-a-family/comment-page-1/#comment-49137 Thu, 11 Oct 2012 11:56:28 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/?p=9103#comment-49137 in the not so distant past, the families of upper class nobles were as virtueless and cruel as well. this is not so unusual in many wealthy societies. ego,control,money and power is the evil.

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By: Ashoo http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/2012/09/26/in-pakistan-a-love-story-and-the-death-of-a-family/comment-page-1/#comment-48562 Wed, 26 Sep 2012 18:07:08 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/pakistan/?p=9103#comment-48562 When a mother and her two children are killed due to family honor, where is the outrage by decent people in Pakistan. They can kill innocent people without remorse and the larger society looks the other way. But at the slightest provocation against the religion, masses come out and burn the country. What happened to our morality?

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