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Compulsory Registration of Marriage

  On 29 November 2011 at 10:11

The States of Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Orissa, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu and Tripura have already taken ...

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Hindu woman entitled to equal property rights: SC

  On 14 October 2011 at 09:55

Hindu woman entitled to equal property rights: SC October 05, 2011 The Supreme Court ruled that the female inheritors wo ...

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Compulsory Registration of Marriages

  On 10 September 2011 at 14:00

The Supreme Court vide its judgment dated 14.02.2006 in Seema Vs. Ashwani Kumar (AIR 2006 S.C 1158) has directed the State Governments and the Central Government that marriages of all persons who are citizens of India belonging to various religious ...

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Amendment of Anand Marriage Act

  On 01 September 2011 at 22:22

The Central Government was considering the proposal to amend the Anand Marriage Act, 1909 so as to provide for registration of Sikh Marriages therein. However, pursuant to the direction of the Hon’ble Supreme Court in the case of Seema Vs. Ash ...

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Child Adoption Process being simplified and made online

  On 09 August 2011 at 13:43

The Minister of Women & Child Development Smt. Krishna Tirath has stressed upon simplified administrative and legal process for adoption. Reacting to Media on a recently held workshop on Inter-country adoption in the national capital the Minis ...

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Proposal to amend the Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961

  On 06 August 2011 at 10:42

The Government of India is mulling over a proposal to review/amend some provisions of Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961.Replying to a question in Lok Sabha today the Minister of Women and Child Development Smt. Krishna Tirath stated that the Government ...


Child adoption process being further simplified

  On 06 August 2011 at 10:42

The Government is making all efforts to facilitate the child adoption process both on legal as well as social front. The Minister of Women and Child Development Smt. Krishna Tirath stated in Lok Sabha in reply to a question that to facilitate adop ...

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Parental intrusion ruining couples' marital life:Delhi high court

  On 20 February 2011 at 09:47

Parental intrusion ruining couples' marital life:Delhi high court NEW DELHI: The interference of parents in the married life of their daughters has become a major cause for playing havoc with the lives of young couples post marriage, the Del ...


Temple Authorities act as Marriage registrar

  On 19 December 2010 at 17:11

In Tamilnadu on 18.12.2010 the Tamilnadu Government announced that the Hindu temple authorities (endowment board, mutts) can register the marriages as per the HIndu marriage registration Rules. After the registration of marriages the registers wil ...

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Mentally husband confine to one month jail to pay maintenance

  On 19 December 2010 at 07:27

Ms Amandeep K. Chauhan, JMIC, Patiala, Punjab has ordered one month sentence for payments of interim allowance without warrant and confine to custody the mentally ill husband under treatment since year 2007 from Fortis Hospital, Mohali on the same d ...

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