Live In Relationship

  • Live-in relationship neither a crime nor a sin: Supreme Court 28-11-2013 11:56 PM

    New Delhi: Live-in relationship is neither a crime nor a sin, the Supreme Court has held while asking Parliament to frame law for protection of women in such relationship and children born out of it. The apex court said unfortunately, there is no express statutory provision to regulate live-in relationships...
  • 37-year-old woman alleges being raped and assaulted by live-in partner 09-10-2013 12:55 PM

    A 37-year-old woman was allegedly raped and assaulted by a man with whom she was in a live-in relation in Shiv Colony in Jaipur, police said on Wednesday. Accused Kamlesh Sharma (44), a driver, was booked under various sections of the IPC for rape, assault and extortion on a complaint...
  • Married or not, domestic violence act binding, says Kerala HC 17-07-2013 01:40 PM

    Kochi: In a significant ruling, the Kerala High Court has held that a woman is entitled to get protection under the provisions of the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act even if she was in a live-in relationship. 'What was intended under Sect 2(a) of the Act was a...
  • This is not America - court tells 'live-in' couple 29-01-2011 11:59 AM

    New Delhi: "This is not America", is what the Delhi High Court on Friday told a 22-year-old woman in a live-in relationship with her brother-in-law, who had deserted her sister and two children and sought the court protection on the ground that they faced a threat to their lives from...
  • Live-in partner not a 'keep': Govt protests 22-10-2010 03:07 PM

    New Delhi: The use of the word 'keep' by the Supreme Court in its judgement on live-in relations on Thursday has pitted Additional Solicitor General Indira Jaising against the two judges who gave the verdict in the case. Additional Solicitor General Indira Jaising on Friday criticised the two Supreme Court...
  • Long live-in relationship as good as marriage: SC 17-01-2008 06:18 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka's Tillakaratne Dilshan said on Wednesday he had toned down his image so that he could focus on his new and challenging role as the captain of the side. Dilshan, 34, has dyed his blond streaks back to black and removed his earring after selectors gave him the...
  • Law rescues abused live-in partner 24-05-2007 01:34 AM

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  • How did your wife die? SC to hubbies 27-10-2006 07:59 AM

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  • Women law brings hope for victims 26-10-2006 08:34 PM

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  • Govt serious about live-in relations 25-10-2006 09:05 PM

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