GRANDFATHER

  • Man arrested for raping 15-year-old daughter for more than a year August 30, 2013

    A man was arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping his 15-year-old daughter for more than a year in Raipura village. Bhagwanlal Lodha has been accused of raping his minor daughter by threatening to kill her with an axe if she reported the matter to anyone, police said. Later, when she got...
  • Bieber's grandfather living in poverty, says received no support April 22, 2013

    London: Justin Bieber's grandfather has revealed he is living in near poverty and has received no support from his pop superstar grandson despite his huge wealth. George, 61, cannot work because of a painful back problem and he said he and his wife Kathy, Bieber's stepgrandmother, have received no support from...
  • Grieving Djokovic pulls out of Serbia Open April 25, 2012

    Belgrade: World number one Novak Djokovic has pulled out of the Serbia Open following the death of his grandfather during the Monte Carlo Masters event last week, the Serbian said on Wednesday. "I've made a decision not to take part in the tournament this year," Djokovic, the title holder at the...
  • 29yearold to become UK's youngest grandfather? January 25, 2011

    London: A 29yearold man, who became a father at the age of 14, is set to create a record by becoming Britain's youngest grandfather, after his 14yearold daughter has become pregnant, a media report said. "It's like history repeating itself. I quite like the idea of being the youngest grandad...
  • Grandfather clocks are a hit across time zones October 8, 2007

    Thrissur: It may sound like the ticking of a bomb but a true collector knows grandfather clocks are the mark of a classic. And now the granddaddy of Western clocks is undergoing a revival in Kerala. A workshop in Kottapadi village in Kerala specialises in making grandfather clocks, which are...