Norway Child Row

  • Norway child abuse row: Indian couple jailed December 4, 2012

    Oslo: An Oslo court on Tuesday convicted the Indian couple from Andhra Pradesh who were facing charges of child abuse. The father was sentenced to 18 months and the mother to 15 months in jail by the court after being convicted of burning and hitting their seven-year-old son with belt. The...
  • Norway child row: Court to give verdict on Monday December 3, 2012

    Oslo: Verdict in the case of the Indian couple, which was arrested last week in Norway for reprimanding its seven-year-old son for wetting his pant, is likely to be pronounced by a court in Oslo on Monday. The couple is in custody and the prosecution has asked for 15 months...
  • Norway child row: 'Charges against couple false' December 1, 2012

    Hyderabad: The criminal charges slapped against an Indian couple in Norway by police of "gross or repeated maltreatment" of their children are false, their family said on Saturday. Chandrasekhar Vallabhaneni, a software professional from Andhra Pradesh, and his wife Anupama have been remanded in custody and a judgement will be...
  • Norway: Indian govt distancing itself over the arrest of the Indian couple December 1, 2012

    On a day when the Indian couple was charged for ill-treating or abusing their child, the Minister of External Affairs Salman Khurshid has said, it is an internal matter of Norway's and that India will not interfere in the legal process. ...
  • Norway child row: 'India not to intervene in the case' December 1, 2012

    New Delhi/Oslo: Government sources said on Saturday that there could be more to the Norway child row case, in which an Indian couple belonging to Andhra Pradesh was arrested for reprimanding its seven-year-old boy for wetting his pants. The sources added that the family has had trouble with the Norwegian...
  • Norway child row: AP couple face more than a year in jail December 1, 2012

    Oslo: The Indian couple belonging from Andhra Pradesh, which was arrested in Norway for reprimanding its seven-year-old son for wetting his pants, face up to one and a half-years in prison. The prosecution has asked for 15-month jail term for the mother and 18-month for the father for allegedly ill-treating...
  • Norway child row: Govt offers help to the arrested couple December 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Following last year's bitter child custody battle between a Bengali couple and the Norway child care authorities, another case has come to light. A couple from Hyderabad has been arrested for allegedly scolding their child for bed wetting. The External Affairs Ministry has stepped in and asked the...
  • Norway child row: Family wants govt to intervene November 30, 2012

    New Delhi: In yet another case that revives memories of last year's bitter custody battle between a Bengali couple and Norway's child care authorities, a couple from Hyderabad was arrested for allegedly scolding their child for wetting his pants. Chandrasekhar and his wife Anupama Vallabhaneni, who had got a clean...
  • Norway child row: Govt seeks details of Andhra couple case November 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Taking a note of the arrest of an Indian couple belonging to Andhra Pradesh by the Norwegian authorities for allegedly reprimanding its seven-year-old son for wetting his pants, the Indian Embassy in Oslo has sought details of the case from the couple's friends. Sources added that the embassy...