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

Bihar  /  Published 02.11.18

Tej Pratap files divorce petition

RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s elder son Tej Pratap Yadav, who married late former chief minister Daroga Rai’s granddaughter Aishwarya Rai on May 8 this year, filed for divorce at the family court on Thu...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna


Health  /  Published 24.11.18

PTSD does not affect only war veterans

The UK guidelines are even more definitive: “Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) develops following a stressful event or situation of an exceptionally threatening or catastrophic nature, which is ...
By Dr Sangbarta Chattopadhyay and Dr Namita Bhuta

India  /  Published 16.06.19

Kerala boy arranges remarriage for his tormented mother

A young engineering graduate from Kerala has arranged a second marriage for his divorced mother who he says had walked out on her first husband years ago because of domestic violence.Kollam resident G...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


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