World  /  Published 09.01.19

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to divorce Inc founder and chief executive Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man, and wife MacKenzie Bezos are divorcing after 25 years of marriage, the couple said on Twitter on Wednesday. Jeff Bezos, ...
By Reuters in New York

Opinion  /  Published 10.01.19

Triple talaq: India must uphold legal pluralism

The Union law minister justified the criminalisation of instant triple talaq and said that 477 such divorces had taken place in 2018. He gave figures of the complaints that have been made under the re...
By Faizan Mustafa

World  /  Published 04.04.19

Bezos, wife finalise divorce details

MacKenzie Bezos, ex-wife of Inc founder and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos, will give 75 per cent of their stake in the company and all voting rights to the billionaire entrepreneur as ...
By Reuters in New York

Opinion  /  Published 17.01.19

India needs to confront its leprosy problem

To have and to hold, in sickness and in health, goes the traditional wedding vow; that is, unless one of the partners contracts leprosy. The bacterial infection is, at present, a ground for divorce in...
By The Editorial Board

North East  /  Published 20.02.20

KSU concern over divorce cases, women trafficking

The Khasi Students’ Union has sought the Meghalaya government’s intervention to address the issue of increased divorce cases in the state as they felt it leads to trafficking.In a meeting with chi...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong


India  /  Published 16.02.20

Divorce tied to education: Bhagwat

The cases of divorce are found more in “educated and affluent” families nowadays as education and wealth bring arrogance along, which results in families falling apart, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat sai...
By PTI in Ahmedabad

India  /  Published 19.03.19

SC to mother: Go back to US

The Supreme Court has directed a US-based Indian-born woman to return to Pennsylvania where she has filed a suit for divorce against her estranged husband and custody of their children, saying there w...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Bihar  /  Published 10.11.18

Tej terms for return: Back divorce, sack 4

RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s elder son, Tej Pratap Yadav, said on Friday that he would not return home until and unless the family supported his divorce petition and threw out four private assistants. As...
By Amit Bhelari in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 31.01.19

The triple talaq bill ill serves Muslim women

In On Liberty (1859), John Stuart Mill argued that the only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised by the State over any member of a civilized society is to prevent harm to others (known ...
By Shilpa Goel

World  /  Published 30.07.19

Dubai ruler, wife in ‘sensational’ divorce fight

Two of Britain’s most high profile divorce lawyers are battling it out in the High Court in London on behalf of their clients, the ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, 70, who is s...
By Amit Roy in London


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