Abhigyan

  • Norway NRI custody: 'Child welfare panel will take needed action' November 9, 2012

    A day after the Burdwan Child Welfare Committee ruled that Sagarika Chakraborty, the mother of the two NRI children in the custody row, was fit and sound enough to have them back, she accused her inlaws of not letting her meet her children. She said that the children's panel will decide...
  • CWC gives custody of Norway NRI kids to their mother November 9, 2012

    Kolkata: The Child Welfare Committee in Burdwan in West Bengal has given the custody of two NRI children, Abhigyan and Aishwarya, to their mother Sagarika Chakrabarty. The children were caught in a custody battle over one year which snowballed into a diplomatic row between India and Norway. The children had...
  • 'Jay Hind' in trouble over Fauja Singh parody August 2, 2012

    Mumbai: The producer of a satirical Internet TV show has been receiving death threats by the dozen and his phone has been ringing off the hook, after he allegedly poked fun at 101yearold British marathoner Fauja Singh. Running machine: Born on April 1, 1911, Fauja Singh is a British centenarian marathon...
  • Norway NRI children in new family row May 25, 2012

    Kolkata: Within a month of their return to India, two NRI children, who were earlier taken into fostercare by the Norwegian Childcare Services, find themselves in a new controversy their families have filed police complaints against each other alleging threats to kill. Sagarika Chakrabarty, mother of Abhigyan (3) and Aishwarya...
  • FTN: Were the NRI children better off in Norway? April 25, 2012

    Abhigyan and Aishwarya, the two children who were separated from their parents by the child welfare services in Norway, returned to India on Tuesday. ...
  • Norway NRI case: Very happy with the outcome, says Brinda Karat April 24, 2012

    CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat on Tuesday lauded the efforts put in by the External Affairs Ministry over the issue. ...
  • Happy and thankful to all: Norway children's grandfather April 24, 2012

    The Norway NRI children at the centre of a custody battle, Abhigyan and Aishwarya, arrived in India on Tuesday. ...
  • Norway NRI children will stay in Delhi: Preneet Kaur April 24, 2012

    Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur on Tuesday confirmed that the Norway NRI children will stay in Delhi for the day. ...
  • Watch: Norway NRI children arrive in India April 24, 2012

    The yearlong ordeal for the Bhattacharya family in Norway ended on Tuesday as the two children, Abhigyan and Aishwarya, arrived in India with their paternal uncle Arunabhash. ...
  • Custody row: Norway couple signs an agreement March 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The Norway NRI couple Anurup and Sagarika Bhattacharya has agreed to let go of their differences and has signed an agreement which allows the paternal uncle to get custody of their two children, according to reports. Norwegian authorities are expected to come out with a final decision soon....
  • Ombudsman: Norway should've been more proactive March 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The custody battle of the two NRI children Abhigyan and Aishwarya has seen several twists in the past few days. Norway has said that they won't give the two children to their uncle even if he was willing to take them under his protection. The Norwegian authorities have...
  • Norway custody: Where does the case go from here? March 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The countdown had begun for the return of Abhigyan and Aishwarya to Kolkata. Under an agreement reached with the Norwegian authorities last month, the two kids who've been in foster care since May, 2011 would have returned to India and been raised by their uncle. The court was...
  • Norway custody: Husband accuses wife of violence March 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The Norway children custody case involving an NRI couple took a bizarre twist as the husband alleged that the wife had 'psychological problems'. Anurup Bhattacharya alleged marital violence and said he has been having problems with his wife. According to an agreement with Norwegian authorities, the kids would...
  • Norway NRI case: Parents to meet children today February 17, 2012

    New Delhi: In a breakthrough in the Norway custody row involving Indian couple Anurup and Sagarika Bhattacharya and their children, an agreement has been reached with the Norwegian child welfare services to allow the couple to meet their children on Friday. In what is being seen as a patchup between the...