Punjab Govt bringing law to counter NRI Grooms who desert their Wives in India

In Punjab, the NRI grooms are notorious for deserting wives in India.  The people in Punjab are also obsessed about marrying NRIs and going abroad and for that they do whatever it takes to find and hook onto such a groom.  Many times it doesn't work out.  Not only is the girl deserted, but the in-laws have extracted a heck of a lot of money as well from the bride's family by then.  This needs to be stopped.  And now, after so many years the Punjab Government is proposing some measures. 15,000 wom … [Read more...]

How to Raise Children?

One person wants to know from Sadhguru on what should he do to raise his children properly.  Sadhguru discusses the role of a Parent from a very fundamental perspective.  Listen. Photo Credit: Nina Matthews Photography … [Read more...]

The End of Men… and Rise of Women: a discussion

Is the power dynamics changing towards the women?  This writer says - that women and men equation is surely changing.   Related articlesHow a feminist debate was derailed by asking all men to leave | Marta Owczarek Trendy Lifestyles & Rise in Disposable Income to Drive Dramatic Shift in Global Hosiery Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. The War on Men Women - Beat the clock & make your dreams come true! The Gap Between Marriage and … [Read more...]

Indian couple arrested in Norway for disciplining their kid!

Another Indian couple has been arrested and put through hardship in Norway for disciplining their kid. There is something about Europe - specially Scandinavian countries - that doesn't sound right!  So, the kid urinated in the school bus, which was brought to the attention of the parents and they scolded him and also said that they would take him back to India.He told the school authorities and soon they came to know that they were in the wrong.  And arrested!  In the words of the husband's ne … [Read more...]

World's Largest Family: Man with 39 wives, 94 kids, 14 daughters in law, and 33 grandkids from Mizoram (Pics Gallery)

The largest family in the world belongs to an Indian man, who seems like doing a Dhritrashtra (100 kids) - except that he is a Christian following a peculiar sect in the Indian state of Mizoram.Residing in a 100-room four story mansion outside of Baktawang in Mizoram, Ziona Chana is married to 39 women with whom he has 94 children, 14-daughters-in-law, and 33 grandchildren and lives in hills of Baktwang village in  Mizoram.  Chana had first married at age 17.His oldest wife is 70, and the y … [Read more...]

India Today brings India's first ever Conference on Erotica

After the entry of porn stars in the mainstream TV - Sunny Leonne and Priya Rai in Big Boss - media probably feels that Indian public is now ready for something more open.  The first ever conference on Erotica.  India Today and Skore are presenting the "Sexposition 2012".  It is being held on November 29, at Blue Frog in Mehrauli.The speakers include -Shobha De: FOREPLAY Sex and Power - Does Success breed infidelity Scoring in the Big City Do city lives keep us too busy for sex? Cricket ma … [Read more...]

Allahabad High Court equates a Housewife to an Earning Member; What is a Housewife worth?

In a path-breaking judgment, Allahabad High Court has equated a housewife with any other earning member.  This was important specially when it came to deciding the compensation for insurance of a housewife who was killed in a road accident. The Allahabad high court has upheld that a married woman as a housewife and mother usually puts in more hours of work for the family than the earning members of the family and their contribution should not be considered any less.  The court upheld that the w … [Read more...]

Are Women Cheating more these days?

According to some recent surveys, female infidelity is on the rise.  For example:National Social Survey, sponsored by the National Science Foundation: Cheated at some point in the marriage - Men = 20-22%; Women = 15% Indiana University-Kinsey Institute study: Cheating in men = 23%; In women = 19%Men have been most often been the main people cheating, but it seems either women are cheating more... or being caught more often.  In fact even in these surveys the organizations found that men t … [Read more...]