Divorce

Kim Kardashian and Ye settle divorce, averting custody trial

The two will have joint custody, and neither will pay the other spousal support, according to the documents filed in Los Angeles Superior Court.

published on : 30th November 2022

SC agrees to list in February plea against jury system for Parsi matrimonial disputes

The apex court had issued notice on the plea filed by a Parsi woman in December 2017. She had set out the drawbacks of the jury system, which had resulted in its abolition in India.

published on : 25th November 2022

Inside Iraq's deeply conservative nation where break-up, divorce rates are soaring

"There is an awareness among women that if violence persists in their lives and their children's lives, then it's better to divorce," Veteran feminist Edwar said. 

published on : 19th October 2022

Japan set to scrap remarriage restrictions on pregnant women

Japanese cabinet ministers approved the scrapping of a law that stipulates women pregnant at the time of divorce must wait 100 days before marrying again. However, this law does not apply to men.

published on : 14th October 2022

'Use and throw' culture seems to have influenced matrimonial relationships in Kerala: High Court

The law and religion consider marriage as an institution by itself and parties to the marriage are not permitted to walk away from it unilaterally, unless and until they satisfy legal requirements.

published on : 1st September 2022

Chhattisgarh HC allows man to seek divorce on ground of wife’s cruelty  

Patel, a resident of Dhamtari in Chhattisgarh, married Mishra, a widow, and a Raipur resident, in 2010 and had a child.

published on : 1st September 2022

'Wife visiting husband's office and creating scene with abusive language is cruelty': HC

In December 2019, the family court, after evaluating facts and evidence on record, allowed the application of the husband, thereby granting him a decree of divorce.

published on : 29th August 2022

Hollywood action star Sylvester Stallone’s wife files for divorce after 25 years

Stallone has yet to file his response to the divorce petition, and an email to a representative seeking comment was not immediately returned.

published on : 26th August 2022

Divorce settlement: Government body says husband’s income not personal info

The information can enable her to claim fair maintenance for herself and her daughter under the Domestic Violence Act and Hindu Marriage Act.

published on : 21st August 2022

'Twilight' actor Cam Gigandet's wife file for divorce on "irreconcilable differences"

Gigandet tied the knot with Geisendorff in 2008. The former couple welcomed their third child together in 2015, shortly after Gigandet was featured in People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive issue.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Separated wife must give food, eat with husband when he visits child: Madras HC

The spouse shall treat the other spouse as a guest as in our customs and practice, a guest is treated as Athiti Devo Bhava (Guest is God), and show kindness and empathy.

published on : 22nd July 2022

Georgia man travels to Chicago, shoots ex-wife, a Pakistani-American photographer, then kills himself

In one TikTok post, Sania Khan had written "It's painful to walk away from someone you once loved. But it's even more painful to love someone who is careless with your heart."

published on : 21st July 2022

'Best interests, welfare of child of paramount importance in deciding custody case': SC

The woman, whose husband came back to India with their two children allegedly without her consent, had moved habeas corpus (bring the person) plea in the top court.

published on : 14th July 2022

Entertainment tax exemption given for ‘Divorce’ and ‘Nishiddho’

The decision was taken at the request of KSFDC chairman Shaji N Karun. Rs 3 crore was sanctioned for the production of the two films by women directors in the 2019-20 budget.

published on : 18th June 2022

'Brother can't be mute spectator to divorced sister's miseries': Delhi High Court

The court's observation came while holding as 'meritless' a woman's contention that her ex-husband's divorced sister cannot be held to be a dependent.

published on : 8th June 2022

Maggi for breakfast, lunch, dinner: Insta divorce over insta noodles

While the fast and busy hectic lifestyles have made most young working couples adjust to ready-to-consume food, a husband sought divorce as his wife prepared only Maggi noodles.

published on : 28th May 2022

Anil Kapoor: I have nothing against divorce

The film 'Jug Jugg Jeeyo' has been produced by Dharma Productions and Viacom18 Studios, directed by Raj Mehta, and is releasing in theatres on June 24.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Lady lawyer from Odisha tries to kill self in court over delay in divorce hearing

Sources said that the couple has two children but marital problems cropped up soon after their marriage, over 13 years ago.

published on : 12th May 2022

Johnny Depp on stand: Ex-wife Heard's allegations 'heinous'

Depp flatly denied ever hitting Heard, calling the physical and sexual assault allegations against him disturbing, heinous and “not based in any species of truth.

published on : 20th April 2022

Denial of sex not 'exceptional hardship' to end marriage: Delhi High Court

The High court rejected the submissions of the parties that the denial of conjugal relations is such that it causes 'exceptional hardship or exceptional depravity' to either or both of them.

published on : 19th April 2022
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