Alimony

Supreme Court says 25% of ex-husband’s net salary a `proper` amount as alimony

Supreme Court says 25% of ex-husband’s net salary a `proper` amount as alimony

The amount of maintenance or permanent alimony must be enough to ensure that a woman lived with dignity after divorcing her husband, said the Supreme Court.

Apr 21, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
You are more qualified, you can't sit idle and be parasite on husband's income  — Delhi court tells woman

You are more qualified, you can't sit idle and be parasite on husband's income — Delhi court tells woman

A Delhi court refused to enhance the monthly interim maintenance awarded to a woman in a domestic violence case, saying she was not supposed to sit idle at home and be a parasite on the husband’s earnings.

Mar 27, 2017, 13:10 PM IST
Daljeet Kaur demands alimony from estranged husband Shaleen Bhanot

Daljeet Kaur demands alimony from estranged husband Shaleen Bhanot

Daljeet Kaur wants alimony from her estranged husband Shaleen Bhanot. 

Dec 31, 2015, 08:56 AM IST
Husband can't divorce wife if she is terminally ill, rules Supreme Court

Husband can't divorce wife if she is terminally ill, rules Supreme Court

According to the apex court ruling, the couple cannot be granted divorce even under mutual consent if woman partner is terminally ill.

Dec 03, 2015, 14:56 PM IST

Maharashtra court rejects qualified woman's plea for maintenance

Refusing to grant maintenance to a highly qualified woman, a Mumbai family court has held that she cannot be permitted to sit idle and put her burden on the husband for demanding alimony during pendency of a matrimonial petition.

Jun 01, 2015, 16:08 PM IST
Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin to split $200M fortune straight down the middle

Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin to split $200M fortune straight down the middle

: Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin are set to split their 200 million dollarsfortune straight down the middle, it has been revealed.

Apr 12, 2015, 20:03 PM IST

Don`t intrude into my private life like vultures, says Hrithik Roshan over alimony rumours

Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan once again expressed his anger and disgust on numerous reports of separated wife Sussanne Khan`s 400 crore divorce settlement.

Aug 10, 2014, 08:53 AM IST

Kids are priority for Hrithik Roshan, Sussanne Khan

One of the most beautiful marriages in Bollywood came to an end last December when Hrithik Roshan and Sussanne Khan decided to part ways mutually.

Aug 04, 2014, 16:33 PM IST

Sussanne demands Rs 400 crore as alimony from Hrithik Roshan?

One of the most beautiful and fairytale romances in Bollywood came to a shattering end last year in December when Hrithik Roshan and Sussanne Khan Roshan decided to part ways. Breaking million hearts with this news, Hrithik had issued an official statement confirming the separation. However, if the latest reports are anything to go by, then Sussanne has apparently demanded a whopping Rs 400 crore as alimony amount.

Jul 30, 2014, 08:23 AM IST

To avoid paying alimony, expat Indian kills wife

A Dubai court has charged an unemployed Indian man with strangling his wife to death to avoid paying maintenance money after divorce.

Sep 23, 2013, 20:42 PM IST

To avoid paying alimony, expat Indian kills wife

A Dubai court has charged an unemployed Indian man with strangling his wife to death to avoid paying maintenance money after divorce.

Sep 23, 2013, 19:52 PM IST

Man to pay Rs 60,000 per month maintenance to wife and sons

A man has been asked by a Delhi court to pay Rs 60,000 per month as maintenance to his estranged wife and their two sons.

Jan 11, 2013, 19:19 PM IST

After alimony, no extra money can be paid for child: HC

Bombay HC has ruled that once a woman has claimed permanent alimony as well as maintenance of her child from husband as divorce settlement, she cannot claim more money for the welfare of the child.

Oct 26, 2012, 15:55 PM IST

Katie Holmes `expected to seek more` from Tom Cruise’s $275m fortune

Katie Holmes, who is filing for divorce from husband Tom Cruise after 5 years of marriage, is entitled to get 15 million dollars as well as the couple’s 35-million-dollar Beverly Hills Mansion.

Jun 30, 2012, 15:57 PM IST

Court assesses income, orders alimony

A Delhi court has ordered a TV serial producer to pay a monthly alimony of Rs 33,000 to his estranged wife, assessing his "humongous" income from the fact that he was being treated by a renowned doctor.

Jun 28, 2012, 16:10 PM IST

Pay maintenance to wife, two daughters: Court

A Delhi court has asked a man to pay a monthly maintenance of Rs 10,000 to his estranged wife and two minor daughters saying that being an able-bodied man, he has "the legal and moral duty" to maintain them.

Jun 26, 2012, 14:18 PM IST

Woman quitting job wilfully, not entitled to alimony: Delhi HC

An educated woman who is capable of maintaining herself but quits her job voluntarily, is not entitled to alimony from her estranged husband, the Delhi High Court has held.

Jun 01, 2012, 18:06 PM IST

Court asks man to pay alimony to wife, two kids

A tailor has been directed by a
Delhi court to pay three-fifth of his earnings - Rs 3,900 - as monthly maintenance to his estranged wife and two minor daughters.

Apr 05, 2012, 15:37 PM IST

Adultery no ground to deny alimony to wife: Court

A husband cannot deny maintenance to his divorced wife on the ground that she was involved in an adulterous relationship, a Delhi court has said.

Nov 20, 2011, 11:41 AM IST

Guj HC upholds enhancement of alimony

The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday
rejected a man`s plea challenging enhancement of alimony
amount to his wife after it came to know that he had recently
purchased a new luxury car.

Aug 10, 2011, 18:48 PM IST