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Odisha man kills 18-year-old wife by attacking her a with sword inside family court building
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Odisha man kills 18-year-old wife by attacking her a with sword inside family court building

A man killed his wife in the building of a family court in Sambalpur on Tuesday and injured her mother and niece with a sword, police said.

Bombay High Court dismisses plea of man who sought divorce alleging his wife was not 'dutiful'
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Bombay High Court dismisses plea of man who sought divorce alleging his wife was not 'dutiful'

The Bombay High Court has dismissed a city resident's plea for divorce from his wife on the allegations that she had failed to be a 'dutiful' wife.

Rajasthan court grants divorce to woman whose house didn't have toilet, separate room for her and husband
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Rajasthan court grants divorce to woman whose house didn't have toilet, separate room for her and husband

A court in Rajasthan has granted a divorce plea filed by a woman on the premise that there was no separate room for the couple and no toilet in the house

Malaika Arora and Arbaaz Khan file for divorce, rumours of possible reconciliation put to rest
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Malaika Arora and Arbaaz Khan file for divorce, rumours of possible reconciliation put to rest

Malaika Arora and Arbaaz Khan have officially filed for divorce. News of their separation from earlier this year had left everyone in shock.

Restricting son to fulfil duties to aged parents a valid ground for divorce: SC
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Restricting son to fulfil duties to aged parents a valid ground for divorce: SC

Hearing a divorce appeal between a couple from Karnataka, the Supreme Court said that persistent effort of the wife to constrain the husband to be separated from the family constitute an act of cruelty, and thus a valid ground for divorce

Karisma Kapoor's estranged husband seeks custody of kids
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Karisma Kapoor's estranged husband seeks custody of kids

Kapur, in his petition, filed before the Bandra Family Court in suburban Mumbai, sought custody reportedly after the 39-year-old actress denied him access to the children.

Why the Madras HC judgment on premarital sex is a progressive one
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Why the Madras HC judgment on premarital sex is a progressive one

The ruling by the Madras HC on premarital sex is one that is a step in the right direction - giving legitimacy to longterm partnerships, as well as the children