MATRIMONIAL DISPUTES

  • Man's unwillingness to work no ground for depriving wife maintenance: Delhi Court February 17, 2015

    New Delhi: An engineer husband has been denied any relief from paying interim maintenance to his spouse by a Delhi court which said his unwillingness to work for last many years was not a sufficient ground "to deprive his wife and child to claim maintenance for their survival". Additional Sessions...
  • Courts should encourage settlement of matrimonial disputes: SC March 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has held that criminal case of torture filed by a woman against her husband and in-laws should be quashed if the warring spouses come to an agreement for out-of-court settlement. It said that courts should encourage settlements of matrimonial disputes, particularly in view of "outburst" of...