Husband

  • Italian man sues ex-wife for putting up decade-old honeymoon pictures on Facebook: report August 19, 2014

    An Italian man has won a lawsuit against his wife for uploading decade-old pictures of the two on honeymoon, to Facebook, according to a report in the Independent. The court ordered the woman to take the pictures off the popular social media site saying it breached his privacy. The woman said...
  • Man rapes woman after forcing her husband to drink liquor August 10, 2014

    A 40-year-old woman was raped by a man who first made her husband drunk, at their residence in Lisari Gate area, police said on Sunday. According to the complaint filed by the woman, on July 29 the accused is a cousin of her husband who came to their house and made...
  • Man files FIR against son-in-law alleging daughter's murder over dowry August 7, 2014

    A 28-year-old woman was allegedly killed by her husband for dowry in Kotwali area Hardoi, police said on Thursday. The victim identified as Sarita was attacked with a hammer by her husband Ramendra Verma in Koyalbagh locality on Wednesday. Sarita's family members have lodged an FIR against seven persons, including Ramendra, in...
  • A woman who is her husband's boss at work but still cooks for him at home? New telecom ad stirs up Twitter outrage and wit July 28, 2014

    A new advertisement for the telecommunication company Airtel has got many users on Twitter with their knickers in a bunch, debating whether the campaign enforces stereotypes, breaks established family roles, is a modern twist to same old misogynist propaganda or just neo feminism riding on compromise. A woman is shown...
  • Dowry death: Woman charred to death by husband, in-laws July 27, 2014

    A 24-year-old woman was allegedly burnt by her husband and in-laws for dowry in Aurai area of the district, police said in Bhadohi on Sunday. The victim, identified as Suman was burnt by her husband Satya Narain and his father over a demand for dowry in Kolahalpur village on Saturday evening,...
  • Jayalalithaa's close aide Sasikala's husband arrested July 7, 2014

    Chennai: M Natarajan, husband of Sasikala, close aide of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, was arrested on Monday after he was picked up from Courtallam in Tirunelveli district following a complaint from martial arts expert and sculptor Shihah Husseini that he was threatened by him, police said. He has been arrested under several...
  • French 'female Hannibal Lecter' cooked husband's heart June 20, 2014

    Nancy: A 71-year-old Frenchwoman is to undergo psychiatric testing after killing her husband and cooking his heart, nose and genitals. A judicial source said the woman was arrested on May 22 in the northern French town of Longwy, describing her as "the female Hannibal Lecter", after the fictional cannibal in...
  • Woman waits for husband missing since Uttarakhand tragedy June 19, 2014

    A woman is still waiting for the return of her husband, who went missing in the flash floods in Uttarakhand though a year has passed since then. "My heart says he will return soon," says 40-year-old Snehalata, who got separated from her husband Dwarikanath Panda in the devastating floods. The couple and...
  • 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...
  • Upset from hudband over design of 'mangalsutra', woman kills self May 3, 2014

    Upset over design of a 'mangalsutra' (necklace) brought by her husband, a 26-year-old woman allegedly killed herself by hanging at her residence here, police said on Saturday. The deceased Pooja Patidar was a resident of Ganeshpuri Colony. She hanged herself in kitchen on Friday apparently as she was upset over the make...
  • Woman returns home as husband finally builds her a toilet January 10, 2014

    A Dalit woman, here in Indore district, who stayed away from her husband's house for about two years because it did not have a permanent toilet, returned on Friday as her demand was fulfilled. "I am happy that my husband has finally constructed the toilet in the house after agreeing to...
  • Wife rejects husband's health certificates, HC approves divorce November 15, 2013

    Bangalore: In a very interesting order, the Karnataka High Court has allowed a couple to divorce after the wife refused to accept her husband's medical fitness certificates. The wife had asked her husband to prove that he was not suffering from HIV, diabetes, heart diseases etc for the consummation of...
  • TN: Woman 'confesses' to husband's murder in reality show, surrenders October 28, 2013

    Chennai: A 38-year old woman, who confessed in a Tamil television reality show to abetting the murder of her husband by her paramour, surrendered before the police five months after the incident, which was initially treated as a case of sucide. D Sumathi was produced in a court in Tiruvarur district...
  • Woman critical after soldier husband sets her ablaze October 19, 2013

    A soldier was arrested after he poured kerosene on his wife and set her ablaze following a heated argument over a "petty issue" on Friday, the police said. The woman who sustained 80 percent burns is in a critical condition. The incident was reported from east Delhi's Jafarabad area. "Hasmuddin Khan, 45, posted...
  • Kerala housewife becomes famous via her viral YouTube song October 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Chances are really rare that you have heard many voices like Chandralekha, who is from a small village in Kerala, in the past. She had nothing at her disposal but the quality of her voice belittled all the constraints and emerged as something which touches the audience's heart...
  • Madonna gets affectionate with ex-husband Sean Penn September 27, 2013

    New York: Pop star Madonna greeted ex-husband Sean Penn with an unusually affectionate embrace when they met at a party here. They were married for four years before parting ways in 1989. But they looked like a new couple at the party organised by Steven Klein, reports dailymail.co.uk. Madonna was dressed in...
  • Man kills wife, dumps her body in well September 16, 2013

    A man allegedly killed his wife and dumped her body in a well at Goriari village in Bihar's Jamui district, police sources said on Monday. Body of the woman, identified as Somi Devi (20), was recovered on Monday from the well in Goriari village after the villagers informed the local police...
  • Rajya Sabha approves formation of divorce friendly bill for women August 26, 2013

    Rajya Sabha on Monday approved a proposal to make divorce friendly for women as it provides for the wife getting share in the husband's immovable property after "irretrievable breakdown" of marriage. The Marriage Laws (Amendment) Bill seeks to empower the courts to decide the compensation amount from the husband's inherited and...
  • Men's right group protests against 'discriminatory' proposed marriage law August 26, 2013

    A men's rights group on Sunday took out a rally protesting against the proposed Marriage Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2002, alleging it would breakdown the traditional family system by introducing no-fault divorce and was heavily loaded against the husband. "Similar laws in the west have led to breakdown of the traditional family...
  • Divorce plea transfer: SC sets aside Andhra Pradesh HC order August 20, 2013

    The Supreme Court has said that financial independence of wife cannot be a ground to frustrate her plea for shifting the divorce proceedings initiated by the husband. A bench headed by Justice Gyan Sudha Misra made the observation while setting aside as "illegal" and "devoid of wisdom" an Andhra Pradesh High...
  • Four arrested for allegedly gangraping a woman in Howrah August 16, 2013

    A woman was allegedly gangraped by four persons, including a juvenile, when she went to visit her undertrial husband at Howrah correctional home, police said on Thursday. The woman, who is in her thirties, had gone to the correctional home on August 13 but as she did not have the...
  • Sikh woman warned against sleeping with husband August 8, 2013

    In what is believed to be the first ruling of its kind in the UK, an Indian woman who had an arranged marriage with a mentally disabled British Sikh man has been warned that she faces life in prison if she were to sleep with her husband. Justice Holman, sitting...
  • Woman accuses husband of throwing her four kids into well July 2, 2013

    Vadodara: In her dying declaration made before the police, a woman alleged that her husband Kishan Rathwa threw her and their four kids including a son and three daughters, into a well at Moti Zer village in Chhota Udaipur taluka on June 28. All four kids are dead and she...
  • Andhra Pradesh techie arrested for wife's murder June 25, 2013

    Hyderabad: A software engineer allegedly got his 28-year-old wife murdered by a friend in Panjagutta area in Hyderabad, police said on Monday. Amer Mohammed Jamal, a software engineer with an IT firm in Madhapur, was arrested on Sunday along with his friend Subhamsh Netha alias Sunny, Deputy Commissioner of Police...
  • Noida: Woman stabbed 27 times, husband questioned by police June 22, 2013

    Noida: A woman was stabbed 27 times allegedly by robbers near Mahamaya flyover at Sector 44 area in Noida. However, police have detained her husband suspecting his role in the Thursday night attack. S Yadav, a Sarafabad resident, told police that he was returning from Delhi with wife Bharti on...
  • Rajasthan: Man poisons wife to death over dowry demands April 28, 2013

    Jaipur: A woman was allegedly poisoned to death by her husband and in-laws in the Mahaveer Nagar area in Jaipur over demands for dowry, police said on Saturday. Sunita Ajmer died on Friday at the Sawai Man Singh hospital following which her father registered an FIR at the Bajaj Nagar...
  • Man, fellow driver arrested for wife's molestation April 13, 2013

    Rewari: A man along with another person was arrested near Rewari on Friday for allegedly molesting his own wife in a moving mini-truck, police said. The accused have been identified as Yashpal Yadav, the husband, and Satish Yadav - both of whom are drivers in a local branch of the...
  • Delhi: Husband, 2 relatives rape 20-yr-old in a moving car April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: A 20-year-old woman was gangraped in a moving car by her husband and his two relatives in New Delhi, the police said on Thursday. All attackers have been arrested. The incident came to light on late Wednesday evening when the woman was found in an unconscious condition in...
  • Rohtak: Woman gets husband murdered via contract killers March 10, 2013

    Chandigarh: A woman from Rohtak was arrested on Sunday for allegedly getting her husband killed through contract killers. The woman got her husband murdered with the help of her lover, police said. The police had found the body of Satish Fauji, a resident of Shastri Nagar, near a drain in Rohtak...
  • Malyalam movie 'Partner' to hit the screens soon February 27, 2013

    Malayalam director Saji Surendran is currently busy shooting for his film 'Partner'. He will be working with actor Jayasurya and Krishna Poojappura for the sixth time together. The director is known for working with the same film crew in his last five films. The film is a family entertainer, the story-line...