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  • How awesome is this? The elderly in Chennai get a second chance at companionship, select their own live-in life partners 17-02-2014 03:14 PM

    At a time when the world is revising its prejudices, India has shown signs of terrific openness and maturity by letting the elderly in Chennai get a second shot at happiness. Senior citizens were recently seen participating in a programme to get an another chance to select a live-in partner...
  • 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...
  • Jiah Khan suicide case: If my son is guilty, he will be punished, says Zarina Wahab 14-06-2013 04:59 PM

    Actor Suraj Pancholi's mother Zarina Wahab spoke to our Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand about her son who was arrested for allegedly abetting actress Jiah Khan's suicide. She denied that her son was in a live-in relationship with the late actress and she also said if he is guilty then he...
  • Divorce fear stops live-in couples from marriage 19-12-2011 12:04 PM

    Washington: Fear of divorce deters live-in couples from marriage, especially its social, legal, emotional and economic ramifications, says a new US study. Demographers Sharon Sassler, professor of policy analysis and management, and Dela Kusi-Appouh, doctoral student in development sociology, both at Cornell University, conducted the study. Roughly 67 percent of...
  • Tribute to George Harrison's India connection 21-10-2011 01:58 PM

    Mumbai: He was one of the most important musicians of our times. Not just because George Harrison belonged to the Beatles but also because he was the first musician of global repute to try a fusion of different musical styles, especially Indian. Director Martin Scorsese's documentary on Harrison, 'Living In...
  • Cops force live-in partners to strip, suspended 20-08-2011 02:09 PM

    Morigaon: Three police constables allegedly filmed a live-in student couple after forcing them to strip and sent the video to local media to "teach them a lesson", a move which triggered a public outrage leading to suspension of the trio in Assam's Morigaon district. "Acting as moral police, the three...
  • Should single men and live-in couples be banned from adopting children?

    Tonight at 10, Smitha Nair asks a panel of experts whether or not single men and live-in couples should be banned from adopting children. ...
  • Tougher child adoption laws to come up soon 15-06-2011 08:25 AM

    Mumbai: A new adoption rule which is likely to come into effect soon says that single men will not be able to adopt a girl child at all. Not live-in couples won't even have the option to do so. Many would say that being single and being a father don't...
  • I'm waiting to get into Bollywood movies: Akon 16-04-2011 01:26 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood is his ultimate goal and India like his second home, Senegalese-American rapper and singer Akon said here Friday.The "Beautiful" singer, who landed here on his birthday Friday, will be performing in Gurgaon and Bangalore. "Thank you everyone for having me here. I love India and I keep looking...
  • 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...
  • Should a live-in partner have the same benefits as a married person? 22-10-2010 07:24 AM

    On 'Face The Nation', Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts if a live-in partner should have the same benefits as a married person. ...
  • Should a live-in partner have the same benefits as a married person?

    Should a live-in partner have the same benefits as a married person? That's the question Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts today at 10...
  • Supreme Court sets aside rights of live-in partner 21-10-2010 11:06 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday set aside the high court verdict saying the man is not liable to pay for maintenance of his live-in partner. A woman in a live-in relationship is not entitled to maintenance unless she fulfills certain parameters, the Supreme Court held on Thursday while...
  • SC seeks alimony law for live-in couples 04-10-2010 06:33 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court is exploring the possibility of developing a law to enable live-in couples, who split up and seek alimony and maintainance (palimony). The apex court is of the opinion that law on alimony needs to be developed as Indian society is changing. The SC was hearing...
  • Book on N Koreans wins UK prize 02-07-2010 11:22 AM

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  • I admire Indira and Sonia Gandhi: Khushboo 01-05-2010 12:32 AM

    Khushboo had to face the irrational anger of several Tamil outfits for her remarks about premarital sex. ...
  • SC scraps cases against Khushboo 28-04-2010 09:10 PM

    Cases were filed against Khushboo by Tamil political parties in 2005 for her pro pre-marital sex comments. ...
  • FTN: No sin this, live and let live-in 06-11-2009 01:40 AM

    Saif and Kareena spoke about their live-in relationship at the HT summit. ...
  • 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...