Religious Conversion(Search results - 18)
Top StoriesJan 6, 2021, 5:06 PM IST
Love jihad: SC refuses to stay UP, Uttarakhand inter-faith marriage laws, issues notice to states and Centre
The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to stay laws enacted by Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand to punish marriages based on religious conversion.
Top StoriesDec 26, 2020, 11:52 AM IST
MP Cabinet approves anti-love jihad bill, forced conversion to draw 1-5 years jail term and Rs 25,000 fine
Under the new MP Bill, a family court in the state will be empowered to declare marriages conducted for the purpose of religious conversion null and void. The alimony in such cases would be granted as per Section 125 of the CrPC.
India NewsDec 4, 2020, 10:31 AM IST
Karnataka will have law against ‘love jihad’, says home minister Basavaraj Bommai
Uttar Pradesh had recently promulgated an ordinance against forcible or fraudulent religious conversions, which provides for imprisonment of up to 10 years and a fine of up to Rs 50,000 under different categories.
Top StoriesNov 26, 2020, 8:12 AM IST
10 year jail for 'Love Jihad' in MP's new Dharma Swatantrata Bill 2020
Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led Madhya Pradesh government has drawn up the draft bill to tackle "Love Jihad" called the Dharma Swatantrata Bill 2020. The proposed new law hands a 10-year jail term for people marrying with the aim of religious conversion
IndiaNov 5, 2020, 1:04 PM IST
Law against ‘Love Jihad’ in Karnataka turns into political faceoff
As several BJP leaders in the state are demanding for implementing a law banning religious conversions for the sake of marriage, senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah says it is unconstitutional.
IndiaNov 4, 2020, 8:48 AM IST
After UP and Haryana, now Karnataka wants law against ‘Love Jihad’
Karnataka Tourism Minister and BJP national general secretary CT Ravi on Tuesday said a law banning religious conversions for the sake of marriage will be enacted in the state.
IndiaOct 31, 2020, 4:10 PM IST
Religious conversion only for the sake of marriage not acceptable: Allahabad HC
It was evident that the conversion had taken place only for the purpose of marriage, said the judge.
IndiaJan 28, 2020, 6:08 PM IST
Stray dogs poisoning case: Those involved in religious conversions are behind this brutality?
Animal lovers and activists were shocked to hear news about stray dogs being poisoned in Bengaluru. One of the activists now claims that CCTV footage has revealed some persons arriving in an SUV, throwing food packets at the canines. They could possibly be those involved in religious conversions.