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- Legally divorced abroad yet married in India
- When divorce is the only option: Amendment to the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955
- India moves to make it easier for couples to divorce
- Divorce 'cruel' NRI hubby, Bombay HC to woman
- More NRIs deserting their wives
- HC relies on NRI's e-mail profile to raise maintenance for estranged wife
- Forced to eat beef, NRI's wife gets divorce
- Law Commission wants Christian divorce law to be amended
- Court : Divorced NRI can't shirk duty towards wife, child here
- SC relief for NRI family in dowry case
- Conference explores Indian divorce stigmas
- NRI barred from pursuing divorce plea in Australian court
- Don’t ask; wont’ tell. Trust: The essential ingredient
in arranged marriages
- Red Corner notices against Gujarati NRI marital cheats
divorce sets legal precedent: Jersey divorce ruling
could see fortunes moved offshore
to secure NRI brides' future
against NRI couple
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groom, five others booked
an NRI: Think again?
marriages for foreign land
and Remarriage — Indian-Style(Time Magazine)
tougher than getting married
story - Part II of a South Asian Divorce in Canada
story - Part I of a South Asian Divorce in Canada
registration to become compulsory: Supreme Court
summoned for false evidence in NRI divorce case
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of pre-nuptial agreement on the rise
men battle for NRI girl
of foreign divorce decree: An Indian perspective
husbands claim harassment by anti-dowry law
marriages: India to take tips from Pak
men are opting for Filipino wives?!
weddings: The reel and the real
On ‘Problems Relating To NRI Marriages’ inagurated
couples cope with troubled knots
helpline for ‘migrant’ brides
American husbands claim to be victims of an Indian law against
won’t sack NRI for torturing wife
queue up for KANK
wedding planners, here come the ‘divorce planners’!
brides seek protection from abusive grooms
Americans Seek Life After Divorce
guns for NRI grooms
York Times on Indian Marriages and Bollywood
wife and NRI
doctor’s murder: Wife to stand trial
NRIs and Fraud
grooms tortured and fleeced by Indian brides
divorces wife in US court, she fights back
punishment to blackmailers using 498A against NRIs
for Italian NRI in divorce case
marriage sufferer gets justice, divorced from husband
Supreme Court concerned over broken marriages
former wife says verdict a triumph for women
Desi Actresses Preity Zinta says divorce is highly avoidable!
for educating people on problems in NRI marriages
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on Alarming Situation: Misuse of Anti-dowry laws in marital
Rs 25 lakh, NRI gets divorce settlement
Laws for kids of broken NRI marriages
marriages: Dreams to nightmares
on Indians divorcing in the US
wife blames Shilpa for break-up
booked for torturing NRI wife
for Italian NRI in divorce case
aware, women assert their rights
NRI EYE: Deserted wives or ditched husbands: Who to pity?
lost in foreign court can't be fought in India: HC
grandma gets 20-yr jail
Indian court be moved after divorce decree in US?
on Divorce and Remarriage: Second time lucky
Honeymoon's Over for India's Deadbeat Husbands
and Remarriage — Indian-Style (Time)
was beaten by my wife: Wipro man”
give dating allowance to its employees or not? The issue that
got a wide news coverage after an employee’s wife filed a
case that her husband started neglected her after Wipro started
the allowance has taken a new turn.
employee in question, Gaurav Nigam, on Saturday alleged that
it was his wife, Tripti, who was actually beating him and
he was not the guilty party.
narrated his side of the story to the Sunday Times of India
over phone from Delhi. He said he is not paid any dating allowance
by the company and that his wife is drawing the name of his
company chairman Azim Premji just to “harass me".
(32) has been working with Wipro for six years as a technical
consultant. He has taken a temporary transfer to the Gurgaon
office, to fight the case, which has been filed by his wife
in the Kanpur Magistrate’s court.
alleged that his wife used to hit him and push him when they
got into an argument. “She also used to pressure me to transfer
the ownership of my Sarjapur Road house and car into her name.
When I would refuse, she would beat me.”
said Tripti had complained that he, his father, mother, sisters
and brothersin-law had gone to her Kanpur house to kill her.
Based on her complaint, the police arrested his parents and
he had to get them released after filing a plea in the court.
says, he can prove that she was still in Bangalore on that
date. “She got a Reliance phone connection installed and activated
that day.” “But why is she dragging Premji’s name into the
case, when there is no such thing as dating allowance in our
company” he asked. “All I have is the basic salary component,
a transporation allowance, a special allowance and Wipro Benefit
and Gaurav, who are married for four years now, are living
separately for the last 18 months. Gaurav filed for a divorce
in April, and she filed a case against him under the Domestic
Violence Act this October after the law came into force.
said the problem started soon after he got married in December
2002. “She wanted everything on her terms and often threatened
to book me under Section 498 of the IPC,” he said.
I was going to the US on a long-term assignment, she said
she was accompanying me. But on the last day, she refused
to come with me and left for her parent’s house in Kanpur,”
I was still in the US, she came back to Bangalore and started
complaining to my employer, Vanitha Mahila Sahayavani and
to the US Consulate in Chennai. When I came back in January,
I filed for a divorce in Lucknow.
a case in the family court, saying that the apartment which
I have in Bangalore was funded by her father and she took
an injunction on Feb. 22. She took up a job in Bangalore,
she worked for oneand-a-half months and then went off to Kanpur,”
petition, Tripti has alleged that Wipro’s dating allowance
“showed their (company’s) complicity in encouraging his extra-marital
claimed that Gaurav started neglecting her and the home after
he started getting the allowance. Gaurav denied that he had
any affair with any woman.
Magistrate’s court has issued summonses to Premji and company
human resources head Pratik Kumar, asking them to appear before
it on November 29.