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  • WB: 2 days after CPIM worker's wife's murder, resonance of violence lingers in Sunia village 20 hours 13 minutes ago

    Sunia (West Bengal): It's been two days since the wife of a CPIM worker was allegedly assaulted, raped and then murdered by Trinamool Congress activists but resonance of the recent violence still lingers in the Sunia village of West Bengal. A resident said, "How do we talk openly. We need to...
  • Man stabs wife to death over a family discord 3 days ago

    A man allegedly stabbed his wife to death over a family discord in Kotwali area in Pilibhit, police said on Sunday. Satish and Vimla Devi got married three years back, police said, adding, due to some differences, Vimla had left Satish and was living with her parents. Apparently agitated over this, Satish...
  • Man kills wife for chatting with male friends on Facebook August 4, 2014

    Angry with his wife for "chatting with other men" over phone and social networking websites, a man on Sunday allegedly pushed her in the Ganges leading to her death. The accused - Ravi Chaurasia - married the victim, Rubi, after his first wife left him along with their baby two years...
  • A woman who is her husband's boss at work but still cooks for him at home? New telecom ad stirs up Twitter outrage and wit July 28, 2014

    A new advertisement for the telecommunication company Airtel has got many users on Twitter with their knickers in a bunch, debating whether the campaign enforces stereotypes, breaks established family roles, is a modern twist to same old misogynist propaganda or just neo feminism riding on compromise. A woman is shown...
  • Police to record statement of officer's wife who alleged extra-marital affair July 21, 2014

    A Madhya Pradesh police team will soon visit New Delhi to record the statement of IPS officer, Pramod Verma's wife Nidhi, who in a complaint to the State Director General of Police (DGP) Nandan Dube had charged her husband with having an extra-marital relation with a woman police officer. Nidhi, in...
  • Noida: Wife, daughter found dead at home after man's death in accident July 20, 2014

    Noida: A day after the charred body of a man was found in a car, his wife and daughter were found dead in their house in Noida on Sunday. The police discovered their bodies while investigating the man's death. The bodies have been sent for postmortem and the police are...
  • 'The Good Wife,' Leno among Emmy snubs July 11, 2014

    New York: Before the Emmy nominations were announced on Thursday, television academy CEO Bruce Rosenblum noted an embarrassment of riches. He said there were more Emmy-worthy series and movies produced by the industry than ever before. That's great for viewers, not so great for creators who look to the Emmys each...
  • Home Guard shot dead by wife beater June 28, 2014

    Kolkata: A Home Guard was shot dead in the city by a man after he tried to stop the latter from beating up his own wife early on Saturday, the police said. The incident occurred at around 1 AM when home guard Raju Goala and constable Wahid Alam were patrolling...
  • Ghaziabad resident acquitted of rape charge after victim tells court 'sex was consensual' June 20, 2014

    A man has been acquitted of charges of raping and beating his girlfriend, whom he later married, by a Delhi court after she retracted her statement. The court freed the Ghaziabad resident while noting that the woman had deposed that physical relations between them were consensual. "It is clear that the evidence...
  • Police files case against man over kidnapping wife; second wife, brother arrested June 14, 2014

    Almost a year after the abduction of a woman teacher in Muzaffarnagar, a case has been registered against her husband, his second wife along with his brother who are at large, police said on Friday. The case was lodged yesterday against Ather Khan, his wife Rubina and brother Khizer, following a...
  • Drunk man shoots 6-year-old son after quarrel with wife June 12, 2014

    A man allegedly shot at his six-year-old son in an inebriated state after a fight with his wife in Pannapur village in Mathura, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place in the Raya police station area on May 11. "It is true that Ramesh, in drunken state, shot at his six-year-old...
  • 'Wish the government was more sensitive to families of martyrs' May 30, 2014

    Bangalore: Seven years after she lost her soldier husband in an encounter, Bangalore resident Subhashini is now all set to get a piece of land which was promised to her as compensation back then. This comes after the Central government intervened in the matter and asked the Karnataka government to...
  • Snapshot: Narendra Modi's mother Hiraben arrives in an autorickshaw to cast her vote; his wife Jasodaben seen casting her vote in Mahesana May 2, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's mother Hiraben was seen casting her vote for Lok Sabha polls in Gandhinagar and his wife Jasodaben exercised her franchise in Mahesana district. ...
  • Man kills wife and daughter; hangs self April 19, 2014

    A man allegedly killed his wife and three-year-old daughter here following which he hanged himself, police said on Saturday. 26-year old property dealer Ashu Kumar killed his wife Shah Kumbhri (24) and daughter Chhavi with a sharp object at their residence in Rampuri locality under Kotwali police station on Friday night,...
  • BJP candidate Vinod Khanna's wife seeks vote for her husband for Gurdaspur seat April 17, 2014

    It's not only BJP Lok Sabha candidate for Gurdaspur seat Vinod Khanna is on a canvassing spree, his wife too is leaving no stone unturned for the victory of the actor-turned politician. Kavita Khanna, who hits the road every morning, meet and greet voters and listen to their concerns and issues....
  • Jashodaben still prays for Modi to become PM April 11, 2014

    She has been drawn in the political slugfest by Narendra Modi's rivals to target him, but decades of separation from Gujarat Chief Minister has not embittered Jashodaben, who fasts and prays for her husband to become the Prime Minister. The reclusive 62-year-old retired school teacher has vowed not to eat rice...
  • Mickey Rooney's wife, estate tussle over actor's remains April 10, 2014

    Reuters: The estranged wife of actor Mickey Rooney and his estate are locked in a legal tussle over the remains of the late Hollywood movie star, who left an estate of only $18,000, according to court documents. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge James Steele will decide at a hearing on...
  • 'Can a man who lies about his marital status empower women'? Twitter reacts angrily to Narendra Modi's marriage revelation April 10, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi in an affidavit filed before the Election Commission showed himself as a married man revealing that his wife's name is Jashodaben. In an affidavit submitted along with his nomination papers filed on Wednesday for Vadodara Lok Sabha seat, Modi for the first...
  • Imran Masood's wife shares stage with Rahul in Saharanpur March 30, 2014

    Wife of Congress candidate Imran Masood who is serving 14-day judicial custody shared the stage with party Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday during his rally in Saharanpur. ...
  • Shravasti: Wife hacks husband to death for allegedly cheating on her March 26, 2014

    A 35-year-old man was allegedly killed by his wife for having an illicit relationship with another woman, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place on Tuesday when Abid was asleep and his wife Faiha (32) hacked him with an axe in Begum Sarai locality in Ikauna area of Shravasti...
  • Nagarjuna to meet Modi today, may seek ticket for wife March 24, 2014

    Hyderabad: Telegu actor Nagarjuna is all set to meet BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Monday amidst speculation that he might join the saffron party. Nagarjuna left for Ahmedabad to call on Modi Monday evening, sources close to the actor said. The star is also likely to seek Lok Sabha...
  • Barack Obama shops for wife and daughters at Gap, says his goal was to make sure that he 'didn't completely screw up' March 13, 2014

    President Barack Obama took on a daunting task on Tuesday: shopping for clothes for his wife and daughters during a brief stop at a Gap store while raising money for Democrats in New York. Obama was in New York to attend fundraisers aimed at building up campaign war chests for this...
  • RAW staff member commits suicide after killing his wife, children March 1, 2014

    New Delhi: A Research and Analysis Wing staff member allegedly committed suicide after killing his wife and two children in Delhi on Saturday. The 52-year-old staff member, attached to technical wing, was found hanging from the fan in his house. The wife (43), son (17) and daughter (12) were probably hammered...
  • TN: IAF pilot commits suicide after alleged argument with wife February 25, 2014

    A 32-year old Indian Air Force pilot attached to Sulur airbase near in Coimbatore allegedly committed suicide in the Officer's Mess following reported quarrel with his wife whom he married just three months ago, police said on Tuesday. Squadron Leader Abhishek Tripathi of Allahabad was found hanging from the ceiling of...
  • Agra: Auto driver kills wife, commits suicide February 22, 2014

    An auto driver murdered his American wife and then committed suicide in Agra, Uttar Pradesh. The couple were married last October. The police said the couple had had difficulties in their marriage for the past few months. ...
  • Actor Raghubir Yadav asked to pay monthly alimony of Rs 40,000 to estranged wife February 21, 2014

    New Delhi: A court here Thursday told Bollywood actor Raghubir Yadav to pay monthly alimony of Rs.40,000 to his estranged wife. Additional Sessions Judge Anuradha Shukla Bhardwaj dismissed Yadav's plea challenging a magisterial court order asking him to pay the maintenance. The court said it finds "no infirmity or illegality in the...
  • Man cooks up story about wife's death; held for her murder February 3, 2014

    Nashik: A 35-year-old man, who allegedly murdered his wife, but cooked up a fake story that she was gangraped and killed by robbers, was arrested by police. The accused has been identified as Bharat Ramdas Dhokrat, a resident of Malegaon in Sinnar taluka of Nashik district. According to Praveen Padwal, District...
  • The Mountain of Light: Treading pathways between history and fiction January 30, 2014

    The Mountain of Light is the newest novel by acclaimed author, Indu Sundaresan. The writer of the famed Taj Trilogy, she has gained considerable repute over the years due to her beautiful narration of historical events, and her unique blend of history and fiction. She is also the author of...
  • Solar scam accused Biju found guilty of killing his first wife January 23, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Solar scam accused Biju Radhakrishnan has been held guilty for the murder of his first wife Rashmi. His mother has also been held guilty of harassment for dowry under section 498-A of the Indian Penal Code. The quantum of punishment will be decided on January 25. The solar scam pertains...
  • Uday Kiran suicide case: Police question wife January 8, 2014

    New Delhi: City police on Wednesday questioned the wife of Telugu actor Uday Kiran and some of his family members in connection with his alleged suicide. Vishitha and others were quizzed as part of the probe into the case, a police officer said. When asked whether the 33-year-old actor had tried to...