Taxi driver Iftikhar Ahmed, 52, is accused with his wife, Farzana, 49, of murdering their teenage daughter Shafelia at their home in Warrington in September 2003. Her body was found near the River Kent at Sedgwick, Cumbria, in 2004. They both deny the charges.
The prosecution in the trial of a couple accused of murdering their daughter have heard how Shafilea Ahmed drank bleach in an apparent suicide attempt. Iftikhar and Farzana Ahmed deny killing Shafilea, 17, in their home in 2003.