Couples

  • MH17 crash: Lucky escape for Scottish couple 4 days ago

    London: A Scottish couple "loyal" to Malaysia Airlines escaped by the skin of their teeth when they were told that there were no seats available on flight MH17 to Kuala Lumpur, and were forced to switch to another airline. MH17, which crashed in Ukraine on Thursday killing all 298...
  • Will this US couple be the first humans to travel to Mars by 2021? July 12, 2014

    If all goes well, a US couple can become the first humans to travel to Mars by as early as 2021. Founders of an Arizona-based private space company called Paragon Space Development Corporation, Taber MacCallum and his wife Jane Poynter are planning a round-trip flyby of the Red planet for...
  • Couple attacked 10 years after they eloped with each other from Muzaffarnagar July 9, 2014

    A couple was allegedly attacked and their car set on fire when they returned from Delhi, 10 years after eloping from Muzaffarnagar, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place on Tuesday when the couple Zahid (27) and Nazma (26) returned from Delhi in a car, following which the woman's brother,...
  • Decision to expel IAS couple to be taken by the Centre: Lal Singh Arya July 8, 2014

    General Administration Minister of State Lal Singh Arya on Tuesday said that the decision on expulsion of IAS couple, Arvind and Tinu Joshi has to be taken by the Centre to whom the Madhya Pradesh government has already sent a proposal thrice, between April 2012 and May, 2014. Arya furnished the...
  • Fred Couples withdraws from US Senior Open July 4, 2014

    Edmond,Okla: Fred Couples withdrew from the US Senior Open on Thursday because of a back injury, and Craig Stadler and Graham Marsh also pulled out of the event next week at Oak Tree National. Couples, second in the 2010 tournament, was replaced by John Harris, the first alternate from the Byron,...
  • Newly-wed couple killed in public over love marriage in Pakistan June 29, 2014

    Lahore: A newly-wed couple was brutally killed in full public view by the family members of the girl for marrying a 'man of her choice' in Pakistan's Punjab province. According to an FIR, Muafia Bibi (23) of Satrah village of Daska tehsil, some 100km from Lahore, married Sajjad Ahmed (27)...
  • Couple held for cheating over 27 photographers June 20, 2014

    Mangalore: A couple hailing from Mysore has been arrested for allegedly cheating over 27 photographers by promising them American visa to take part in a photography exhibition, police said on Friday. An FIR was registered against the couple on the complaint of a city-based photographer who alleged that the duo...
  • Chinese couple sentenced in rape and murder case of a minor June 16, 2014

    Beijing: A Chinese couple were on Monday sentenced to death and life imprisonment respectively in a rape and murder case in which the husband and wife were accused of raping and killing a minor girl. The Jiamusi Intermediate People's Court of north-east China's Heilongjiang province, sentenced Bai Yunjiang to death...
  • US: Indian couple sentenced for using unapproved cancer drugs June 14, 2014

    New York: A US court has sentenced an Indian oncologist and his wife for using unapproved chemotherapy medications at their cancer institute for three years. Anindya Kumar Sen (65) and his wife, Patricia Posey Sen (66), of Tennessee were sentenced by US District Judge Ronnie Greer on charges of introducing misbranded...
  • Rich Swiss couple robbed churches 'for thrills', says police May 28, 2014

    Geneva: Two wealthy Swiss seniors arrested for robbing from church collection boxes, told police that their crime spree was just for thrills, justice authorities said on Wednesday. In a statement, prosecutors in the central region of Lucerne said that the married couple, aged 70 and 73, had admitted stealing money on...
  • Couple names twin sons 'Narendra' and 'Modi' May 19, 2014

    In awe of BJP leader and PM-elect Narendra Modi's personality, a couple have named their twin sons born on May 16 as 'Narendra' and 'Modi'. "I and my civil engineer husband are hugely impressed by the personality of our future prime minister Narendra Modi and have decided to name our sons...
  • Couple commits suicide by jumping before train near Dariyabad station May 13, 2014

    A 25-year-old man and a 22-year-old married woman on Tuesday committed suicide by jumping before a train near Dariyabad station in Barabanki district, police said. The victims were native of Bhasauli village, they said, adding the bodies were recovered from the railway tracks near Dariyabad station signal. The couple is said to...
  • 'Awful break-up happening beside me in cafe': Author live tweets heartbreaking break-up of a couple sitting next to him May 7, 2014

    You are at a coffee shop. There is a couple next to you obviously distressed about something. With a rising sense of disquiet you realise the couple is having their last conversation together. They are breaking up.Faced with a situation such as this, what would you do? Author Dave...
  • US couple married for 70 years die 15 hours apart April 20, 2014

    Nashport: An Ohio couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart. Helen Felumlee of Nashport in central Ohio died April 12. She was 92. Her husband, 91-year-old Kenneth Felumlee, died April 13. The couple's children say the two met as teenagers...
  • Cricket in 3-inch heels, racing her husband: 11 photos of Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, that charmed people of New Zealand April 15, 2014

    Britain's Duchess of Cambridge has twice beaten her husband Prince William during friendly racing in America's Cup sailing boats on Auckland's Waitemata Harbour. Both had some high-powered teammates - Kate was paired with Team New Zealand skipper Dean Barker while William raced with Grant Dalton, the team's manager and a...
  • Gurmeet Choudhary, Drashti Dhami voted TV's hottest couple March 27, 2014

    London: Small-screen stars Gurmeet Choudhary and Drashti Dhami, who starred together in hit serial 'Geet - Hui Sabse Parayi', have been voted as the hottest on-screen couple of all time on Indian TV. Fans around the world voted via social networking sites for a poll conducted by UK based newspaper...
  • Mumbai train accident: One dead, three injured March 20, 2014

    Mumbai: One person died while three others were injured when the coupling between the bogies of a local train broke in Mumbai on Thursday. The incident happened between the Titwala and Ambivali stations. The passengers reportedly jumped off the train in a bid to save themselves and suffered injuries. More details are...
  • Mumbai: Coupling between bogies of train breaks, 3 injured March 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Three passengers on board a local train were injured when the coupling between its bogies broke. The incident reportedly happened between Titwala and Ambivali stations. The passengers reportedly jumped off the train in a bid to save themselves and suffered injuries. More details are awaited. ...
  • Five reasons why couples argue on holiday March 2, 2014

    London: Vacations are supposed to be a time for enjoying a perfect time with your significant other. But sometimes you can end up having arguments. GetYourGuide.co.uk, an online platform for tours and activities, has found that one in four couples argue almost four hours daily while holidaying, reports femalefirst.co.uk. Here are the...
  • Bodies of elderly couple found in well February 28, 2014

    The bodies of a panchayat sevak and his wife were on Friday found in a well at Tankadih village in Khunti district of Jharkhand, the police said. The police recovered the body of Loharsi Manki (55) and his wife Subodhini (50), who were missing from February 25, Sub-Divisional Police Officer Deepak...
  • Issue birth certificate to elderly couple: Court to Delhi government February 26, 2014

    The wish of an elderly couple to meet their children living in New Zealand may now come true with a court in Delhi directing the Delhi government to issue their birth certificates which are required for immigration purpose. The court directed the Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM) of Kalkaji in South Delhi to...
  • Valentine's Day: Tomatoes thrown on couples by Bajrang Dal, VHP men February 14, 2014

    Ahmedabad: The activists of Bajrang Dal and Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Friday threw rotten tomatoes at couples celebrating Valentine's Day on the banks of Sabarmati River. Couples were seen running to save themselves when a large group of Bajrang Dal workers suddenly thronged the place and started throwing tomatoes...
  • 18 signs that you are married to a journalist February 7, 2014

    What's a typical day like in a journalist's life like? Honestly, there is nothing typical about it. There isn't one shift that they stick to, anything from a building collapse to a cat stuck in a tree is considered breaking news given how bad or good the news day is...
  • On being denied entry, couple strips in front of Rashtrapati Bhavan February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: A couple in their 30s stripped in front of Rashtrapati Bhavan after they were denied entry to the president's house, police said Monday. The couple went to the main gate of Rashtrapati Bhavan and demanded to meet President Pranab Mukherjee. When the security personnel at the entry asked for...
  • Mysore: Two orphans, an Italian couple caught in adoption battle January 16, 2014

    Bangalore/Mysore: Two brothers, with a tragic past that left them orphaned. They barely remember their how they lost their parents. But today, they dream of a home in Italy. The elder, eight-year-old, hopes to become an engineer, while the younger, six-year-old, dreams of becoming a doctor. But what the future...
  • Thane: Couple arrested for trying to sell woman January 11, 2014

    A couple has been arrested in Thane for allegedly abducting and trying to sell a 32-year-old local woman to a family in Gujarat, police said on Saturday. Thane district rural police arrested the duo--Ajay Kumar Gupta (28) and Priya Vinod Bansode (30)-- both residents of Palghar, on Friday. According to API...
  • CJ report reunites seperated IndoPak couple January 6, 2014

    CJ Mohd Gulfam reunites with his wife of 30 years, Nuzhat Jahan. Gulfam is an Indian citizen while Nuzhat is Pakistani. Because of bureaucratic complications over her visa paperwork,Nuzhat was separated from her husband. CJ Gulfam had taken up the issue on the Citizen Journalist show. ...
  • Bijnor: Husband beats wife to death for opposing his drinking habits December 31, 2013

    A woman was allegedly beaten to death by her husband after she opposed his drinking habits, police said in Bijnor on Tuesday. The incident happened on Monday night at Rasidpur Garhi village when Mukhesh hit his wife Pooja repeatedly with a bed post, they said, adding that they frequently used to fight over Mukhesh's alcoholism. A case...
  • Runaway teenage couple commits suicide in a hotel by consuming pesticide December 18, 2013

    A runaway couple allegedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide at a hotel in Haridwar as their family members were opposed to their relationship, police said on Wednesday in Dehradun. The couple had fled their homes at Deoband in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district as their families did not approve of the relationship, police sources said. The matter came...
  • Man rapes, sodomises wife during honeymoon in Bangkok December 13, 2013

    A newly married 23-year-old woman has accused her husband, an executive with a private firm, of brutally raping and sodomising her during their honeymoon in Bangkok and Thailand, police said on Thursday. The victim, along with her family, approached police late Wednesday night after which an FIR under relevant sections of...