DIVORCE

  • Divorce could increase heart attack risk: study April 15, 2015

    Washington: Women who go through multiple divorces are nearly twice as likely to have a heart attack than their counterparts who stay married, a new study has claimed. Divorced women suffer heart attacks at higher rates than women who are continuously married, researchers said. A woman who has been through two or...
  • Woman wins landmark divorce settlement in United Kingdom March 11, 2015

    London: A 55-year-old woman won a landmark Supreme Court bid in London on Wednesday to claim a cash settlement from her former husband who became a millionaire more than a decade after they got divorced. Kathleen Wyatt had lodged the claim against Dale Vince, 53, in 2011, nearly 20 years after...
  • Neha Marda: Divorce not an end if it gets you out of a bad marriage January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Doli Armaano Ki' the popular serial that revolves around a woman who fights against an abusive husband and a bad marriage, has received a lot of appreciation from the audiences. In a press conference, that was recently organized, actress Neha Marda spoke to us about her personal life,...
  • I just picked the wrong guys: Jennifer Lopez January 18, 2015

    Los Angeles: Singer-actress Jennifer Lopez, who has been divorced three times, thinks her breakups are due to the fact that she just picked the wrong guys. The 'Booty' hitmaker said she is a great girlfriend and wife. "I'm a great girlfriend. And wife. Just picked the wrong guys," Lopez said on...
  • Khloe Kardashian struggles to finalise divorce with Lamar Odom December 30, 2014

    Los Angeles: TV reality star Khloe Kardashian is finding it hard to find basketball star estranged husband Lamar Odom to finalise the terms of their divorce. The 30-year-old star filed for divorce last year and despite numerous attempts, Odom, 35, is said to be not responding to calls from Kardashian or...
  • Comedian Chris Rock and wife Malaak Compton-Rock headed for divorce December 29, 2014

    New York: Comedian Chris Rock and his wife, Malaak Compton-Rock, will divorce after nearly 20 years of marriage, People magazine reported on Sunday. "After much contemplation and 19 years of marriage, Chris and I have decided to go our separate ways," Compton-Rock was quoted as saying in a statement, People reported. Rock,...
  • Karan Singh Grover confirms split from Jennifer Winget on Twitter, asks for privacy December 9, 2014

    Just a few months back, actress Jennifer Winget took to Twitter to refute rumours about her impending divorce with husband Karan Singh Grover. "Hi guys! These are all rumours. Everything is fine between Karan and I. :) (sic)" she had tweeted. Now, Karan has used microblogging site to confirm his...
  • 'Hera Pheri' filmmaker Priyadarshan files a divorce from his wife Lissy December 2, 2014

    Chennai: Malayalam filmmaker Priyadarshan and his wife Lissy have decided to end their marriage. Lissy filed for divorce Monday here. "It is with profound sadness that I am announcing that I and Priyadarshan have decided to get separated after 24 years of marriage. I have filed for divorce today (Monday) in...
  • Wife awarded $530 million in record British divorce November 28, 2014

    London: The estranged wife of a London financier has been awarded $530 million in one of the biggest divorce settlements seen in a British court. Details of the payment to US-born Jamie Cooper-Hohn, 49, emerged after a draft judgement was given to lawyers ahead of a final ruling. Cooper-Hohn's lawyers were...
  • Irretrievable breakdown of marriage 'debatable' ground for divorce: SC November 23, 2014

    New Delhi: With the government set to reintroduce the marriage laws amendment bill in the Lok Sabha to amend the Hindu Marriage Act and the Special Marriage Act to make irretrievable breakdown of marriage a ground for divorce, the Supreme Court has urged a rethink if it was an expedient...
  • Saudi man divorces wife for ignoring his Whatsapp messages November 17, 2014

    Dubai: A Saudi man has divorced his wife after she ignored his Whatsapp messages despite reading them. The husband, in his 30s, was frustrated by his wife's seemingly endless interest in using her phone for chatting with friends and family. "She spent most of her time on the phone to the...
  • Marriage with Kris Humphries was a life lesson: Kim Kardashian November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian described her marriage to former husband Kris Humphries as a "life lesson". "It's just one of those life lessons that you have to learn, and it's OK," she told Paper magazine in an interview. Kardashian married Humphries in August 2011, but the union only...
  • Husband dumps his Corvette 30 feet deep into a river during divorce flap, triggers search for a possible victim inside November 11, 2014

    Philadelphia: A man going through a divorce sent the red Corvette his wife drives plunging into a river, triggering a search for a possible victim inside, police said. Officers were called on Monday afternoon about a car in the Delaware River. A witness told them that a man had driven to...
  • Hrithik Roshan, Sussanne Khan granted divorce; 14-year-old marriage legally comes to an end November 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan and his estranged wife Sussanne Khan were today granted divorce by a family court here, nearly a year after the star couple announced end of their marriage. "The court has granted divorce to both of them. It was a divorce by mutual consent," Hrithik's lawyer Mrunalini...
  • Paula Patton files for divorce from Robin Thicke October 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: Paula Patton has filed for divorce from Robin Thicke and is asking for joint custody of their son. The "Precious" and "2 Guns" actress filed for divorce from the "Blurred Lines" and "Give It 2 U" singer Friday in Los Angeles, citing "irreconcilable differences." The 38-year-old actress and 37-year-old singer...
  • Divorce selfie is a thing now. This Florida couple's selfie taken after signing the divorce papers has gone viral September 17, 2014

    When Keith Hinson and Michelle Knight got divorced, they decided to mark the occasion like any responsible adult, with a selfie. Hinson posted the photo on Instagram and said: "We are officially unmarried. Here's to the most friendly, respectful, and loving split imaginable. We smile not because it's over, but...
  • Don't put marital problems online, warns Saudi cleric September 7, 2014

    Riyadh: Saudi Arabia's top cleric has warned couples against publicising their marital problems on social networking sites, saying such publicity could create a scandal, media reports said on Sunday. Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz AlAsheikh, chairman of the Council of Senior Ulema and the General Presidency of Scholarly Research and Ifta (empowered...
  • Mumbai: Court grants man divorce over wife's demand for excessive sex August 31, 2014

    Mumbai: A man, who sought separation from his wife alleging that she was aggressive and autocratic with an insatiable appetite for sex, was granted divorce by a family court in Mumbai. "Due to respondent's (wife's) nonappearance before the court, the petitioner's (husband's) evidence remains unchallenged on record. Hence this court has...
  • Chhattisgarh: Woman divorces husband after he fails to build a toilet at home August 29, 2014

    Bhopal: A 23yearold woman divorced her husband and walked out of her inlaws' home after they failed to build a toilet in their house in Chhattisgarh. The incident took place in the Raigarh district. The woman had set a condition before marriage that a toilet should be constructed at home....
  • Hrithik Roshan refutes rumours that his estranged wife Suzanne is asking for Rs 400 crore in alimony July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Hrithik Roshan took to Twitter to express disappointment on the alimony rumours that have been doing the rounds recently. News had it that Hrithik's estranged wife, Suzanne Roshan had demanded a whopping Rs 400 crore alimony from the actor. The couple has filed for divorce after 13 years...
  • Is Facebook addiction pushing up divorce cases? July 23, 2014

    London: If you think excessive Facebook use by your spouse is behind your divorce, then you may be right, says a study. Researchers, however, said that their findings do not establish a "causeandeffect relationship" and need further individual data. For the study, they looked at the rise of Facebook use and...
  • Are Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z heading for a divorce? July 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Beyonce Knowles and rapperhusband Jay Z are reportedly planning to part ways following the end of their joint 'On The Run' world tour this September. The couple are said to be working out a way to breakup without divorcing and have already removed their wedding rings, reports contactmusic.com. "There...
  • Girls married off in relief camps, dumped within months in Muzaffarnagar July 9, 2014

    Muzaffarnagar: In the aftermath of the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, Akhilesh Yadav's Uttar Pradesh government, under criticism, promised Rs 1 lakh for any girl getting married at the relief camps. But that has resulted in hundreds of spurious marriages with young girls being married for just days and then being...
  • Twitter is driving couples towards infidelity and breakups, says new study July 4, 2014

    Have you noticed a drastic change in the behaviour of your hubby towards you since the day he joined Twitter? It is time to take cognizance of how much time he is spending on the microblogging site. According to new research, active users of social networking who are in a romantic...
  • Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony finalise divorce June 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony's divorce has been finalized nearly three years after the singers separated. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge John Sandoz finalized the couple's breakup Monday, awarding the former couple joint legal custody of their 6yearold twin children, court records show. The pair agreed that Lopez will have...
  • Karisma Kapoor's ex Sunjay Kapur posts a happy picture with his children on Father's Day June 17, 2014

    Industrialist Sunjay Kapur, ex husband of actress Karisma Kapoor, had a happy father's day, indeed. The couple's children, daughter Samaira and son Kian came to visit their father and the proud father posed with the two for a happy picture. While sharing the picture, Sunjay tweeted "Being a father is...
  • After 18 years of marriage Antonio Banderas, Melanie Griffith to divorce June 7, 2014

    Los Angeles: US actress Melanie Griffith has filed for divorce from fellow Hollywood Alister Antonio Banderas, the TMZ celebrity news website reported Friday. Griffith cited irreconcilable differences in seeking to end the Tinseltown power couple's 18year marriage, TMZ reported, citing legal documents. A spokesman for the Spanish and US actors did not...
  • Actor Dileep files for divorce from his actress wife Manju Warrier June 6, 2014

    Kochi: Malayalam film actor Dileep has approached a family court here seeking divorce from his actress wife Manju Warrier, who had made a comeback with recently released 'How Old are You ?'. The actor has also reportedly filed another petition, seeking an in camera trial and non disclosure of the matters...
  • First openly gay episcopal bishop divorces husband May 4, 2014

    Concord: The first openly gay bishop in the Anglican church has announced he is divorcing his husband. Retired Bishop Gene Robinson announced that he is divorcing Mark Andrew in an email to the Diocese of New Hampshire on Saturday and an article for The Daily Beast. The coupled entered into a civil...