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17 January 2017 at 11:40

State of Bombay v. Narsu Appa Mali (Air 1952 BOM 84)

  POSTED BY Parvathi N

State of Bombay v. Narsu Appa Mali (Air 1952 BOM 84)

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06 January 2017 at 12:33

Calculation of maintenance and interim maintenance to wife

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

Maintenance/Interim Maintenance to wife calculation Judgements interim maintenance/maintenance to wife

  3 comments |   479 Views

03 December 2016 at 10:37

Reasons for Divorce in India

  POSTED BY Aapka Consultant

In India, issues of family law such as marriage, divorce and adoption are governed by a myriad of both religious and secular laws. Marriage and Divorce are influenced by religion, and each religion has a separate set of divorce laws that will be appl

  9 comments |   839 Views

01 November 2016 at 12:11

Why do we abolish talaq?

  POSTED BY arix

Recently there is much uproar regarding triple talaq. A communalist party which also claims to be nationalist, start saying that talaq is discrimination against Muslim women. Muslim women must get equal treatment like Hindu wo

  4 comments |   238 Views

12 October 2016 at 13:31

Son can divorce wife if she tries to separate him from aged parents

  POSTED BY Kumar Doab

The Supreme Court of India, has held, in recent judgment,on OCTOBER 06, 2016. A Hindu son can divorce his wife for the cruelty of trying to pry him away from his �pious obligation� to live with his aged parents and provide shelter to them

  19 comments |   863 Views

28 September 2016 at 11:43

Live in relationship and protection of women from domestic violence act,2005

  POSTED BY Nishtha Malhotra

INTRODUCTION India is a country which is slowly opening its doors for western ideas and life styles and one of the most crucial episode amongst it is the concept of live in relationships.[1]A relationship of

  5 comments |   404 Views

20 September 2016 at 11:20

Custody of child during pendency of dissolution of marriage suit under Hindu marriage act

  POSTED BY Dr Gubbi

A petitioner who had applied for dissolution of marriage further approached the lower court to seek custody of the child who is six years

  4 comments |   476 Views

29 August 2016 at 13:13

Hindu can be a manager of a joint family, denoting a role distinct from that of the Karta

  POSTED BY Kumar Doab

As per the Hindu Succession ( amendment ) Act 2005, that Female Member of joint Hindu family,having acquired the status of a coparcener from her paternal ances

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26 August 2016 at 11:56

Surrogacy bill: Some serious questions

  POSTED BY arix

The new surrogacy bill aims at destruction of surrogacy for money-surrogacy trade. In doing so it raises many serious questions. In this article I want to ask those questions. First of all, this bill mandates that surrogacy must be done among close

  7 comments |   509 Views

25 August 2016 at 11:29

498A Quashing - How to Quash

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

These days its quite an easy tasks for women to register a FIR by attributing allegations of cruelty and a case is registered and thereby the husband and his family members has to go harassment and torture. Now one remedy is available for them which

  5 comments |   800 Views

22 July 2016 at 11:08

Transfer Petition in Supreme Court-How to defend?

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

When wife files the transfer petition in Supreme Court usually husband is defenseless, although husband receives the summons from the Supreme Court if the transfer is from one state to another, here are some of the judgements which can help In Gayatr

  1 comments |   813 Views

10 May 2016 at 16:01

Mental Cruelty - All in the mind

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

Divorce on grounds of cruelty has two forms one is the physical cruelty and other form is the mental cruelty, the physical cruelty is easier to prove as direct evidence is easily available, medical records, witnesses e

  1 comments |   1476 Views

04 May 2016 at 17:35

Can't wait anymore

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

In Hindu�s marriage is considered to be a Sacrament and not the contract. The husband and wife tie there knot before the sacred fire and take the blessings of elders to live their life together for many lifes to come. But sometimes there arises

  1 comments |   970 Views

02 May 2016 at 13:37

Divorce by Desertion-what to prove?

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

Desertion is also ground for divorce in India, but the most difficult part is how to prove desertion in court of law. A layman may think desertion as his/her spouse is living separately for the period of 2 years that's it. But actually what court

  18 comments |   2111 Views

18 April 2016 at 10:59

Arbitration and its relation to family laws

  POSTED BY Dr.R.Stephen Louie

INTRODUCTION: �Arbitration is a divine function�[1] , arbitrators are �God�s people�[2]. Apostle Paul is in support of arbitrators being appointed in the Church to decide on disputes among the church members.[3] � Arbitration is well seen in the Old a

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18 April 2016 at 10:59

Redefining marriage and law through bio-psycho-religio-lingo-socio-legal factors

  POSTED BY Dr.R.Stephen Louie

INTRODUCTION-DEFINITION OF REDEFINING: On the point that once redefined concept soon becoming a definition of that concept I take courage of redefining it again or in other words taking

  6 comments |   706 Views

28 March 2016 at 10:58

Daughters right in ancestral property

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

The first question after the Supreme Court recent ruling in Prakash & Ors v. Phulavati & Ors, rendered on 16 October 2015 comes to everyone�s mind is whether the Supreme Court is right in giving the ruling or not, but what matters now i

  15 comments |   1863 Views

18 March 2016 at 18:07

How Maintenance to wife is assessed in S.24 HMA

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

How Maintenance to wife is assessed in S.24 HMAThere are some criteria's which are set by Indian courts in order to calculate and assess maintenance to be paid by the Husband to wife under S.24 of HMA.Did you though that Income tax returns are be

  7 comments |   3070 Views

11 March 2016 at 10:20

125 CrPC-Scope of Revision

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

These days many men are affected by the final order of maintenance towards their wife and are looking for best possible legal option to reduce interim/final maintenance amount or even looking for setting aside the said amoun

  20 comments |   2278 Views

29 February 2016 at 12:14

Transfer Petition

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Flavor of the season Yes, this is how the transfer petitions in matrimonial cases are being addressed by the Hon�ble Supreme Court. Every second wife is before the Supreme Court see

  4 comments |   832 Views

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