MARITAL DISPUTE

  • UP: Panchayat orders swapping of wives after man's wife elopes with another woman's husband August 29, 2014

    New Delhi: In yet another bizarre diktat from Uttar Pradesh, a Panchayat has ordered swapping of wives after one of them allegedly eloped with the husband of the other. A married woman had eloped a few days back with another married man of the same village. The husband of the...
  • Dowry law misused by disgruntled housewives, stop automatic arrests: SC July 3, 2014

    New Delhi: In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court has said that the dowry law is misused and automatic arrests in such cases should be stopped. This came as the apex court expressed concerns over the misuse of this law by disgruntled housewives against their husbands and inlaws. The court...
  • Delhi: Woman commits suicide at President's Estate May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: A 31yearold woman has committed suicide in the President's Estate in the heart of Lutyen's Delhi. She had recently got separated from her husband. The woman's body was found hanging in her room within the sprawling Estate. Prima facie it appears that she committed suicide late on Thursday...
  • Navy officer's wife says husband forced her to sleep with colleagues April 11, 2013

    Kochi: A Naval officer's wife stationed in Kochi has alleged sexual harassment. The Kochi police have registered a case against 10 officers after the wife of a lieutenant alleged that her husband made her sleep with them. She has alleged her husband did this to further his own career. "If...
  • Marital dispute: Chandy rejects opposition's charge April 3, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Assembly was rocked for the second day on Wednesday over issues relating to former minister KN Ganesh Kumar with opposition LDF demanding that Chief Minister Oommen Chandy quit for allegedly shielding him in his wife's domestic violence complaint. Chandy on his part rejected the charge that he...
  • Kerala exminister's marital spat rocks Assembly, Oppn says CM must quit April 2, 2013

    The Opposition alleged Oommen Chandy "misled" the House over the complaint by former Kerala minister Ganesh Kumar's wife. ...
  • Kerala exminister marital spat: Oppn says CM must resign April 2, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Assembly witnessed high drama and had to be adjourned after the controversy surrounding former Forest Minister Ganesh Kumar and his estranged wife created an uproar. Opposition LDF demanded that Chief Minister Oommen Chandy should step down on moral grounds. As soon as the Assembly began its proceedings, the...
  • Kerala minister quits, accuses wife of blackmail April 2, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala's Forest Minister Ganesh Kumar was forced to step down following allegations of domestic violence. The minister, though, has claimed that he is being blackmailed by his wife. He has filed for divorce alleging physical abuse. It is high drama in Kerala as the spat between the husband and...
  • Two men squabble over 'one wife' in MP court January 19, 2013

    Raisen: A piquant situation prevailed in a court in Madhya Pradesh when two men claimed one woman as their wife. The woman in question hails from Parkhedi and she was married to Bhaiyalal, a resident of Noorganj three years ago. Later another person Mahesh Meena took her away and the...