Tag: Domestic Violence

According to a report One-Third of married women in India experience spousal violence

Almost one-third of all married women in India have experienced spousal violence with wife-beating accepted by many women, says a…

Domestic violence common in developing nations: Study

London: Societal acceptance of domestic violence against women is prevalent in developing countries with 36 per cent of the global…

Amanda Stanton addresses ’embarrassing’ arrest

Washington: Hours after actor Amanda Stanton was arrested for allegedly battering boyfriend Bobby Jacobs in Las Vegas, the former has…

Bareilly Court rejects petition filed by Nida Khan’s husband; to be tried for domestic violence

Bareilly: A Bareilly court while hearing a case of domestic violence rejected the petition filed by Nida Khan’s husband who…

Heather Locklear arrested for attacking a cop

Los Angeles: Actress Heather Locklear was arrested on Sunday on two misdemeanor counts of battery on emergency personnel. This comes…

Hyderabad woman dies in Saudi Arabia, family urges Swaraj for probe

Hyderabad: A Hyderabad family has sought help from External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj regarding the death of their kin, named…

Setting kids up for healthier, less violent relationships

Washington: Turns out, parents may help prepare children for healthier, less-violent romantic relationships. A Penn State study found that when…

Rihanna slams Snapchat’s offensive ad: ‘Shame on you’

New Delhi: Rihanna has spoken out against the Snapchat ad that made light of her 2009 domestic violence incident with…

Mohammed Shami’s wife sends documents related to her complaint to Vinod Rai

KOLKATA: India pacer Mohammed Shami’s wife Hasin Jahan has sent the documents related to her complaints against her husband to…

Booked for domestic violence, Shami’ case now handed to detective dpt.

Kolkata [India]: The case lodged against Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami for domestic violence, following a complaint filed by his wife,…

Shami’s wife accuses him of match-fixing; pacer says she is mentally unstable

NEW DELHI: Team India pacer Mohammed Shami's wife Hasin Jahan made fresh accusations on Thursday against the cricketer alleging that…

Kiran Bedi stresses on creating awareness on Domestic Violence Act

Puducherry: Lt Governor Kiran Bedi today urged staff of anganwadi centres to create awareness among the people about the Domestic…

Actress Heather Locklear arrested over domestic violence

New York: 'Melrose Place' actress Heather Locklear was recently arrested following an alleged dispute at her home. Locklear was booked…

Husband tries to electrocute his wife for giving birth to a baby girl

Krishna: A software engineer from Krishna District has tried to electrocute his wife for giving birth to a baby girl.…

Ryan Phillippe sues ex Elsie Hewitt after she accuses him of assault

Washington: Hollywood actor Ryan Phillippe is hitting back with a lawsuit at his ex-girlfriend supermodel Elsie Hewitt who claimed that…

March held to raise awareness about domestic violence, child abuse in Manipur

Imphal: The delegates of Innovative Artiste Welfare Association (IAWA) on Monday organised a peace rally in Manipur under the theme…