Wife Beating

  • Does Verma have a history of domestic violence? January 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian Diplomat Anil Verma, accused of physically assaulting his second wife in London, has a history of domestic violence. Exclusive details accessed by CNN-IBN show that this was not the first time that Anil Verma has faced allegations of domestic violence. CNN IBN has accessed an FIR filed in 1998...
  • Govt calls Anil Verma back, promises action January 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Facing mounting criticism over diplomat Anil Verma, accused of wife beating in London, the Government on Tuesday came out promising tough action if an enquiry finds him guilty. Officials have told CNN-IBN that, Verma will now return to India next week. Days after the story broke; the diplomat accused...
  • Waive off Indian diplomat's immunity: UK January 17, 2011

    New Delhi: The British Foreign Office has released a strong statement demanding that immunity for diplomat Anil Verma be waived. Verma has been accused by his wife of beating her up and the Foreign Office said it did not tolerate diplomats working in the UK breaking the law. The statement said British...
  • Wife-beater diplomat shunted, wife in hiding January 17, 2011

    New Delhi: Senior London-based diplomat Anil Verma, accused of assaulting his wife, has been transferred back home with immediate effect and is likely to face action. MEA sources have told CNN-IBN that Anil Verma, has been transferred back from London to Delhi. MEA sources said that the domestic violence incident will be...
  • UAE court says it is okay to beat your wife October 19, 2010

    Abu Dhabi (UAE): A court in UAE has ruled that it's okay for a man to beat his wife and children as long as he leaves no marks on their body. UAE's highest court said this while giving it's verdict in a case where a man beat up his wife and...
  • 54% Indian women okay with wife bashing December 12, 2007

    New Delhi: Over a year has passed since the law against domestic violence came into effect in India, but a new UNICEF report has found that over 50 per cent of Indian women still justify the beating of a wife by her husband. Fifty-four per cent Indian girls and women aged...
  • Jet grounds Rahul Mahajan's wife November 24, 2006

    New Delhi: Just a few days after Mumbai daily, Mid-day reported that Rahul Mahajan used to regularly beat up his wife, Shweta Singh is facing turbulence on the professional front. According to the Times of India, Shweta - a pilot with Jet Airways - has been barred from flight duties for...
  • Did Rahul want Shweta's money? November 21, 2006

    New Delhi: The Mumbai daily, Mid-day, which had first reported that there was trouble brewing between Rahul Mahajan and his new bride, on Tuesday reported that Shweta Singh had first approached one of their reporters to help her find a lawyer so she could make her last will and testament. The...
  • Is Rahul Mahajan a wife-beater? December 13, 2007

    Mumbai: Rahul Mahajan, son of late BJP leader Pramod Mahajan, is again in the news for wrong reasons after a Mumbai daily reported that his two-and-half month marriage with pilot Shweta Singh is on the rocks after allegations of his relentless physical and verbal abuse, a charge both have strongly...