If a man and a woman have cohabited continuously for a long time, the law presumes they are married, the Supreme Court has said while holding that a woman is eligible to inherit her partner's property after his death.
Madras High Court bench today directed the Principal secretary (Home) to pay a compensation of Rs 1.5 lakh to a HIV infected petitioner, who was forced to undergo imprisonment for more than six years in a criminal case though he was not connected with it at all.
A 29-year-old man, who posted about his engagement on his Facebook account, has landed in trouble as his former girlfriend registered a complaint against him for allegedly raping her on the pretext of marriage.
A Minnesota man pulled off an airplane bound for Turkey last year has been indicted on charges of conspiring to support Islamic State and lying to federal agents investigating recruitment by militant groups, prosecutors said on Thursday.
A 22-year-old man pleaded not guilty to breaking into pop star Miley Cyrus' Toluca Lake, California, home last month. Rusty Edward Sellner is charged with one felony count apiece of first-degree residential burglary, receiving stolen property and grand theft, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.