Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 12:47
In a significant ruling, Kerala High Court has held that a woman is entitled to get protection under the provisions of the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act even if she was in a live-in relationship.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 11:37
Actress Emma Roberts was arrested after she got into a fight with boyfriend Evan Peters in Montreal that left the `American Horror Story` actor with a bloody nose.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 04, 2013, 13:44
50 Cent has been charged with domestic violence and vandalism for allegedly kicking his ex-girlfriend and damaging her property during a dispute at her home.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 20:48
About a third of women worldwide have been physically or sexually assaulted by a former or current partner, according to the first major review of violence against women.
Last Updated: Friday, May 17, 2013, 21:27
A man, who put a ‘chastity lock’ on his wife in a cruel, self-devised way, was awarded 10 years` rigorous sentence by the court here today though the victim had retracted her statement during the trial.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 02, 2013, 21:57
In a significant ruling, Bombay High Court has held that a woman can file a complaint of cruelty under the Domestic Violence Act against female family members too, and not just the male relatives.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 02, 2013, 21:56
Last Updated: Friday, April 19, 2013, 00:15
Over 70 per cent of the domestic violence cases registered in Maharashtra between 2008 and 2011 the victims are yet to be heard, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 19:56
A day after registering FIR against former Minister KB Ganesh Kumar under provisions of the domestic violence act, the Crime Branch on Wednesday commenced probe into the complaint filed against him by his estranged wife.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013, 20:04
An FIR was today filed against former Kerala minister KB Ganesh Kumar before a local court in connection with a domestic violence charge made by his wife, hours after he was forced to quit the ministry.
Last Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013, 15:47
In a significant order, the Bombay High Court has held that a wife can file an application for specific reliefs under the Domestic Violence Act only while remaining in a domestic relationship.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 15:38
A Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) at Karimnagar has been arrested on charge of "abusing" his wife, police said Wednesday.
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