Live In Couple

  • Divorce fear stops live-in couples from marriage 19-12-2011 12:04 PM

    Washington: Fear of divorce deters live-in couples from marriage, especially its social, legal, emotional and economic ramifications, says a new US study. Demographers Sharon Sassler, professor of policy analysis and management, and Dela Kusi-Appouh, doctoral student in development sociology, both at Cornell University, conducted the study. Roughly 67 percent of...
  • Cops force live-in partners to strip, suspended 20-08-2011 02:09 PM

    Morigaon: Three police constables allegedly filmed a live-in student couple after forcing them to strip and sent the video to local media to "teach them a lesson", a move which triggered a public outrage leading to suspension of the trio in Assam's Morigaon district. "Acting as moral police, the three...
  • Should single men and live-in couples be banned from adopting children?

    Tonight at 10, Smitha Nair asks a panel of experts whether or not single men and live-in couples should be banned from adopting children. ...
  • Tougher child adoption laws to come up soon 15-06-2011 08:25 AM

    Mumbai: A new adoption rule which is likely to come into effect soon says that single men will not be able to adopt a girl child at all. Not live-in couples won't even have the option to do so. Many would say that being single and being a father don't...
  • Should a live-in partner have the same benefits as a married person?

    Should a live-in partner have the same benefits as a married person? That's the question Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts today at 10...