Pakistani model Qandeel Baloch killed by brother after friends’ taunts – mother

Parents of the celebrity mourn ‘amazing daughter’ who died because her sibling was told she was dishonouring family

The mother of a Pakistani celebrity murdered in a so-called “honour” killing said her son strangled his sister after being taunted by his friends over her behaviour.

The death earlier this month of the model and singer Qandeel Baloch, who shot to fame for her provocative selfies and videos in the conservative Muslim country, shone a spotlight on such killings and re-ignited calls for legislative action to curb the crime.

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