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Activists to protest against marital law amendment bill

August 16th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) A group of child rights and social activists seeking equal rights for men and women and gender neutral marital laws will hold a day-long protest ... Read more...

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Delhi government clears marriage registration bill

May 21st, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) With the government Monday clearing the draft Delhi Registration of Marriages Bill 2012, married couples in the capital will soon have to get their marriages ... Read more...

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Marriage registration to be made compulsory

April 12th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Registration of marriages is to be made compulsory irrespective of religion - largely to prevent the harassment of women in divorce cases - under ... Read more...

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NRI body opposes move to tax long stay in India

November 30th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) The largest umbrella organization of overseas Indians has urged the Indian government to withdraw a proposal to impose tax on non-resident Indians staying over 60 days ... Read more...

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For them, Father’s Day has no relevance

June 19th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 19 (IANS) For them, International Father's Day has no relevance. They are a group of "harassed" men who have been denied their parenting rights. These are divorced fathers ... Read more...

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Divorced parents protest in Pakistan city

March 6th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 6 (IANS) A group of divorced parents, mostly fathers, held a protest in this Pakistani city over delay in legal proceedings that denies them access to their children.The ... Read more...

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Improve child labourers’ rehabilitation, court tells Delhi

January 12th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the Delhi government to take proper action for the rehabilitation of child labourers and prevent them from being taken to police ... Read more...

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Forget divorce settlement, ‘break-up payment’ is the latest trend

December 30th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): A new trend has come up whereby live-in couples are paying tens of thousands of pounds in settlement to their former partners after break-up.The 'break-up payments' are becoming ... Read more...

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Billy Ray Cyrus seeks joint custody of children

October 30th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Father of 'Hanna Montana' star Miley Cyrus, Billy Ray Cyrus, is seeking joint custody of his three children from his 17-year-old marriage.In the divorce papers files by ... Read more...

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Charlotte Church parties as war over kids looms with ex

September 26th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26 (ANI): Charlotte Church recently enjoyed a fun night out watching her new fella perform on stage - while a battle looms with ex Gavin Henson over their kids' custody.The ... Read more...

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Divorced fathers crave for shared parenting (June 20 is Father’s Day)

June 20th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, June 20 (IANS) This Father's Day, divorced men are seeking their due. An NGO with more than 2,500 members across the country has taken up their cause, saying shared ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods, wife to share custody of children

May 11th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 11 (IANS) Golfer Tiger Woods and his wife Elin Nordegren may share the custody of their children if they divorce, says a report. "They have not been getting along ... Read more...

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Sheen gives up custody of children with Denise Richards

May 6th, 2010 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 6 (IANS) Hollywood actor Charlie Sheen has surrendered legal custody of his two children with ex-wife Denise Richards. The "Two and A Half Men" star has been embroiled in a ... Read more...

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Malaysian High Court allows Hindu mother to keep her children

April 2nd, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Ipoh (Malaysia), Apr. 2 (ANI): Kindergarten Malaysian Indian teacher M. Indira Gandhi, who is embroiled in a bitter custody battle with her Muslim convert husband, got a brief relief when a High ... Read more...

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‘Harassed’ husbands plan struggle against biased laws

August 15th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 15 (IANS) A group of men Saturday observed Independence Day in the hills of Shimla by planning their struggle for equal rights for men and women and to make marital ... Read more...

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On Independence Day, ‘harassed husbands’ to demand ‘freedom’

August 4th, 2009 - 10:34 am ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Boruah Bangalore, Aug 4 (IANS) On India's Independence Day Aug 15, a group of men will meet in Shimla and chalk out a plan for "equal rights" and "freedom" -- from ... Read more...

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Madonna likely to get custody of children?

October 20th, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 20 (ANI): Madonna will receive custody of her three children in the divorce settlement with soon-to-be ex-husband Guy Ritchie, according to reports being published in Britain.The Mail on Sunday ... Read more...

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