CUSTODY ROW

  • Norway NRI kids suffer most in custody row January 16, 2013

    Kolkata: While the custody battle continues for the Norway NRI couple Sagarika Bhattacharya and Anurup Bhattacharya, it's the children who are facing the most problems. Psychiatrists say the psychological trauma they're suffering is only getting worse. Nine months after an agreement that sent the children back to India to their uncle,...
  • Norway custody row: Happy to be with my children, says Sagarika January 12, 2013

    For almost two years, Sagarika Bhattacharya fought to be reunited with her children. This week, the Calcutta High Court ruled they could be together till the case is settled. ...
  • HC gives interim custody of Norway NRI kids to their mother January 10, 2013

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court has allowed the interim custody of the Norway NRI children Abhigyan and Aishwarya to their mother Sagarika Bhattacharya. Sagarika has got the custody of the children till the final disposal of her petition and till the children's paternal uncle Arunabash Bhattacharya gets the...
  • Norway custody row: High Court order likely today January 10, 2013

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court is likely to give its verdict in the Norway custody row on Thursday in which two NRI children are caught between a legal and diplomatic fight. The High court completed its hearing on Wednesday and reserved the order for Thursday. The custody battle over the...
  • Norway custody row: Police to present compliance report January 9, 2013

    Asansol: Asansol Police is set to present a compliance report before the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday on the status of handing over the custody of the children, who are caught between a legal and diplomatic fight with Norway since 2011, to their uncle. On Tuesday, the Child Welfare Committee unit...
  • Norway NRI kids will remain in uncle's custody: HC January 8, 2013

    Kolkata: There is more tussle in the child custody battle involving the NRI couple Anurup and Sagarika Bhattacharya months after they were brought back from Norway. The Calcutta High Court has restored them to their uncle's custody hours after they finally reunited with their mother Sagarika. The High Court said the...
  • Norway NRI custody row: Children handed over to mother January 8, 2013

    Kolkata: Sagarika Bhattacharya, caught in a child custody battle involving her and her husband Anurup Bhattacharya, has been reunited with her children Abhigyan and Aishwarya. Nine months after the Norwegian government handed them over to their uncle, the two children have finally been handed over to their mother. Acting on the...
  • 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...
  • I am worried for my children's future: Norway NRI kids' mother November 9, 2012

    A day after the Burdwan Child Welfare Committtee ruled that the mother of the Norway NRI children Sagarika Chakraborty is fit and sound enough to be have them back, she spoke exclusively to CNNIBN. Sagarika said the children's panel will decide the next legal course of action...
  • 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...
  • US custody row: Pranab meets family, assures help September 17, 2012

    Kolkata: The grandfather of oneyearold Indrashish Saha who has been taken into custody by the child welfare services in New Jersey on Sunday met President Pranab Mukherjee who has assured all help in the matter. "The president is aware about the case and he has assured me that he...
  • US NRI custody row: MEA steps in September 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The External Affairs Ministry has taken note of the New Jersey NRI custody row and stepped in. External Affairs Minister SM Krishna has sought a report from the Indian mission in the US over its childcare services after an 11monthold child was taken away from his NRI parents. Debasish...
  • US man kills 3 to take daughter away from wife July 28, 2012

    Quincy: A man in southcentral Pennsylvania confronting his wife about custody arrangements for their daughter shot to death three people, then fled with the 4yearold girl before the two were found about 400 kilometres away in Ohio, authorities said on Saturday. Kevin Matthew Cleeves was trying to contact his wife yesterday...
  • I was threatened, abused: Norway NRI kids' mother May 26, 2012

    The mother of the Norway NRI children, Sagarika Bhattacharya, claimed that her inlaws abused her. ...
  • Norway NRI kids' mother claims torture by husband May 26, 2012

    Kolkata: There seems to be a new twist in the custody row of the two Norway children. This time it's a domestic battle and not a diplomatic one. Sagarika Bhattacharya, the mother of the two children, Abhigyan and Aishwarya, has claimed that she was beaten by her husband Anurup Bhattacharya,...
  • Norway NRI mother reunited with children April 25, 2012

    Kolkata: It was a touching reunion of a mother separated from her two infant children for a year over a custody row in Norway on grounds of alleged 'emotional disconnect' in Kolkata on Wednesday. "I am overwhelmed as I am able to kiss them and take them in my lap after...
  • News 360: A big reshuffle likely in the Congress April 24, 2012

    Sources say that four senior Congress ministers, Jairam Ramesh, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Salman Khurshid and Vayalar Ravi want to leave the ministry. ...
  • An emotional reunion ends Norway custody row April 24, 2012

    New Delhi: It was an emotional reunion the Bhattacharya family has been waiting. After nearly a year in foster care in Norway, two NRI children, separated from their parents on grounds of negligence, arrived in India to an emotional welcome following a prolonged custody battle and diplomatic pressure by India. The...
  • All is well that ends well: Krishna on Norway custody row April 24, 2012

    External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Tuesday thanked the Norway authorities for sending NRI kids back to India. ...
  • Kids' return from Norway a big relief for family: Father April 24, 2012

    Reacting to the return of the kids from Norway to India, their father Anurup Bhattacharya has expressed his happiness. ...
  • Norway custody row ends as kids return to India April 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The yearlong ordeal for the Bhattacharya family in Norway ended on Tuesday as the two kids Abhigyan and Aishwarya arrived in India with their paternal uncle Arunabhash. The kids were accompanied to India by Norwegian authorities. The kids were welcomed at the airport by their grandmother and...
  • Norway custody row: Kids to reach India today April 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The yearlong ordeal for the Bhattacharya family in Norway has finally come to an end. Their two children, Aishwarya and Abhigyan, are set to arrive in India on Tuesday after an Oslo court granted their paternal uncle Arunabhash, their custody. It is a story which put two nations and...
  • Norway court gives NRI kids' custody to uncle April 23, 2012

    Oslo: A Norway court has given the custody of the two NRI children to their uncle. The two children Abhigyan and Aishwarya will reach India on Tuesday morning. Threeyearold Abhigyan and oneyearold Aishwarya will take a flight out of Oslo to Frankfurt and then to India along with...
  • Norway custody row: Court may send kids to India April 23, 2012

    Oslo: If all goes well for the Bhattacharya family, then a Norwegian court could send the two Indian children Abhigyan and Aishwariya with their uncle back home to India. A court judgment in favour got a major boost last week when the Norwegian Child Welfare Services said it was...
  • Norway: Couple relieved with panel's suggestion March 30, 2012

    New Delhi: There seems to be a new ray of hope for the Indian couple Anurup and Sagarika Bhattacharya locked in a bitter custody row with authorities in Norway. The country's Child Welfare Service has finally recommended giving custody of the two Indian children Abhigyan and Aishwarya to their uncle...
  • Norway case: Uncle should get kids' custody, says Panel March 29, 2012

    New Delhi: After being kept in foster care for nearly ten months, NRI children Abhigyan and Aishwariya will be handed to their paternal uncle, Norway's Child Welfare Service (CWS) recommended on Thursday night. Norway Child Welfare Service said that the kids' uncle Arunabhash Bhattacharya be given care of the two Indian...
  • Manmohan meets Norway PM, discusses custody row March 26, 2012

    Seoul: India is keen to find an "amicable" and "good" solution to the custody battle of two young Indian children in Norway within the ambit of the law, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday told his Norwegian counterpart. Singh, who is in Seoul to attend the Nuclear Security Summit, met Norway...
  • Norway NRI case: Kolkata NGO seeks to help children March 25, 2012

    Kolkata: A Kolkatabased NGO has appealed to External Affairs Minister SM Krishna to assist it in bringing back to India the two children who are in the midst of a custody row in Norway. The NGO, India's Smile, which had earlier urged the government to bring back Abhigyan (3) and Aishwaraya...
  • 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...
  • Custody row: Norway won't hand over kids to uncle March 22, 2012

    Oslo: In a huge setback to the Indian couple battling for custody of their children, Norwegian authorities on Thursday said they were not going ahead with a deal to hand over the kids to their uncle in view of "conflicts" in the family. "In the light of the great uncertainty that...