Norway Custody Row

  • Norway NRI kids suffer most in custody row January 16, 2013

    Kolkata: While the custody battle continues for the Norway NRI couple Sagarika Bhattacharya and Anurup Bhattacharya, it's the children who are facing the most problems. Psychiatrists say the psychological trauma they're suffering is only getting worse. Nine months after an agreement that sent the children back to India to their uncle,...
  • Norway custody row: Happy to be with my children, says Sagarika January 12, 2013

    For almost two years, Sagarika Bhattacharya fought to be reunited with her children. This week, the Calcutta High Court ruled they could be together till the case is settled. ...
  • HC gives interim custody of Norway NRI kids to their mother January 10, 2013

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court has allowed the interim custody of the Norway NRI children - Abhigyan and Aishwarya - to their mother Sagarika Bhattacharya. Sagarika has got the custody of the children till the final disposal of her petition and till the children's paternal uncle Arunabash Bhattacharya gets the...
  • Norway NRI kids will remain in uncle's custody: HC January 8, 2013

    Kolkata: There is more tussle in the child custody battle involving the NRI couple Anurup and Sagarika Bhattacharya months after they were brought back from Norway. The Calcutta High Court has restored them to their uncle's custody hours after they finally reunited with their mother Sagarika. The High Court said the...
  • Norway NRI custody row: Children handed over to mother January 8, 2013

    Kolkata: Sagarika Bhattacharya, caught in a child custody battle involving her and her husband Anurup Bhattacharya, has been reunited with her children Abhigyan and Aishwarya. Nine months after the Norwegian government handed them over to their uncle, the two children have finally been handed over to their mother. Acting on the...
  • CWC gives custody of Norway NRI kids to their mother November 9, 2012

    Kolkata: The Child Welfare Committee in Burdwan in West Bengal has given the custody of two NRI children, Abhigyan and Aishwarya, to their mother Sagarika Chakrabarty. The children were caught in a custody battle over one year which snowballed into a diplomatic row between India and Norway. The children had...
  • I was threatened, abused: Norway NRI kids' mother May 26, 2012

    The mother of the Norway NRI children, Sagarika Bhattacharya, claimed that her in-laws abused her. ...
  • Norway NRI kids' mother claims torture by husband May 26, 2012

    Kolkata: There seems to be a new twist in the custody row of the two Norway children. This time it's a domestic battle and not a diplomatic one. Sagarika Bhattacharya, the mother of the two children, Abhigyan and Aishwarya, has claimed that she was beaten by her husband Anurup Bhattacharya,...
  • Norway NRI mother reunited with children April 25, 2012

    Kolkata: It was a touching reunion of a mother separated from her two infant children for a year over a custody row in Norway on grounds of alleged 'emotional disconnect' in Kolkata on Wednesday. "I am overwhelmed as I am able to kiss them and take them in my lap after...
  • An emotional reunion ends Norway custody row April 24, 2012

    New Delhi: It was an emotional reunion the Bhattacharya family has been waiting. After nearly a year in foster care in Norway, two NRI children, separated from their parents on grounds of negligence, arrived in India to an emotional welcome following a prolonged custody battle and diplomatic pressure by India. The...
  • All is well that ends well: Krishna on Norway custody row April 24, 2012

    External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Tuesday thanked the Norway authorities for sending NRI kids back to India. ...
  • Kids' return from Norway a big relief for family: Father April 24, 2012

    Reacting to the return of the kids from Norway to India, their father Anurup Bhattacharya has expressed his happiness. ...
  • Norway custody row ends as kids return to India April 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The year-long ordeal for the Bhattacharya family in Norway ended on Tuesday as the two kids - Abhigyan and Aishwarya - arrived in India with their paternal uncle Arunabhash. The kids were accompanied to India by Norwegian authorities. The kids were welcomed at the airport by their grandmother and...
  • Norway custody row: Kids to reach India today April 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The year-long ordeal for the Bhattacharya family in Norway has finally come to an end. Their two children, Aishwarya and Abhigyan, are set to arrive in India on Tuesday after an Oslo court granted their paternal uncle Arunabhash, their custody. It is a story which put two nations and...
  • Norway court gives NRI kids' custody to uncle April 23, 2012

    Oslo: A Norway court has given the custody of the two NRI children to their uncle. The two children - Abhigyan and Aishwarya - will reach India on Tuesday morning. Three-year-old Abhigyan and one-year-old Aishwarya will take a flight out of Oslo to Frankfurt and then to India along with...
  • Norway custody row: Court may send kids to India April 23, 2012

    Oslo: If all goes well for the Bhattacharya family, then a Norwegian court could send the two Indian children – Abhigyan and Aishwariya – with their uncle back home to India. A court judgment in favour got a major boost last week when the Norwegian Child Welfare Services said it was...
  • Norway: Couple relieved with panel's suggestion March 30, 2012

    New Delhi: There seems to be a new ray of hope for the Indian couple Anurup and Sagarika Bhattacharya locked in a bitter custody row with authorities in Norway. The country's Child Welfare Service has finally recommended giving custody of the two Indian children Abhigyan and Aishwarya to their uncle...
  • Manmohan meets Norway PM, discusses custody row March 26, 2012

    Seoul: India is keen to find an "amicable" and "good" solution to the custody battle of two young Indian children in Norway within the ambit of the law, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday told his Norwegian counterpart. Singh, who is in Seoul to attend the Nuclear Security Summit, met Norway...
  • Norway NRI case: Kolkata NGO seeks to help children March 25, 2012

    Kolkata: A Kolkata-based NGO has appealed to External Affairs Minister SM Krishna to assist it in bringing back to India the two children who are in the midst of a custody row in Norway. The NGO, India's Smile, which had earlier urged the government to bring back Abhigyan (3) and Aishwaraya...
  • Ombudsman: Norway should've been more proactive March 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The custody battle of the two NRI children Abhigyan and Aishwarya has seen several twists in the past few days. Norway has said that they won't give the two children to their uncle even if he was willing to take them under his protection. The Norwegian authorities have...
  • Custody row: Norway won't hand over kids to uncle March 22, 2012

    Oslo: In a huge setback to the Indian couple battling for custody of their children, Norwegian authorities on Thursday said they were not going ahead with a deal to hand over the kids to their uncle in view of "conflicts" in the family. "In the light of the great uncertainty that...
  • Norway custody: Wife accuses husband of torture March 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The case of the custody of two NRI kids Abhigyan and Aishwarya in Norway has taken another ugly turn. The children's mother Sagarika Bhattacharya has now accused her husband Anurup Bhattacharya of torturing her. "Anurup tortured me and deleted all my contacts, asked me to leave home. I...
  • Norway case: Indian diplomat meets father, uncle March 22, 2012

    New Delhi: A diplomat from the Indian embassy in Oslo met the father and uncle of the two children Abhigyan and Aishwarya in Stavenger on Wednesday. They told him that the uncle is willing to take custody of the children and the father Anurup Bhattacharya regretted his outburst in the...
  • Won't hand over NRI kids to uncle: Norway March 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The hearing on a final agreement in the Norway custody case scheduled for March 23 has been cancelled. The news was confirmed by the Norwegian Child Welfare Services who claim that the NRI parents Anurup and Sagarika Bhattacharya and the paternal uncle, who was to be made guardian...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 21, 2012

    India signals it may back off from the Norway child custody case. Pressure builds on BJP leadership to reinstate Yeddyurappa as Karnataka CM. ...
  • Should New Delhi still pursue Norway child custody case? March 21, 2012

    India signals it may back off from the Norway custody case after the stories of marital discord between the parents damage their case. ...
  • Norway custody row: Father denies tension in family March 21, 2012

    The father of the children, Anurup Bhattacharya, says he has no plans to separate from his wife. ...
  • Norway custody row worsens, India may opt out March 21, 2012

    New Delhi: After months of making it an issue with the Norwegian government, the Indian government is now backing away from the custody case of two Indian children. The government seems to have been severely embarrassed after the parents of the children filed for separation leaving the fate of the...
  • Will sit on fast if needed: NRI kids' grandfather March 21, 2012

    The grandfather of the NRI kids in Norway Monotosh Chakrobarty denied any rift between the parents of the children. ...
  • Norway case: Parents deny rift, India to back off March 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The custody case of two children of a NRI couple living in Norway is turning into case of allegations, counter-allegations and denials. After reports that the children's father Anurup Bhattacharya had accused his wife Sagarika of marital violence, he has denied the allegations and also blamed the media...