Uniform Civil Code(Search results - 13)
29, Oct 2016, 11:14 AM
Major Sunni group skips meet against Uniform Civil Code
For some undisclosed reason, the AP Sunni faction backed off in the eleventh hour, much to the disappointment of the organizers.
28, Oct 2016, 11:34 AM
Why are we debating? India needs a Uniform Civil Code now!
The last gasp of discrimination that remains, legally, are India's religious laws. And the time has come to honestly say - why are we debating this?
14, Oct 2016, 7:41 AM
Aradhana's death shows in india, religion trumps child abuse
Has Aradhana's death been a wake-up call? While Laxmichand Samdariya says he will not let his younger daughter emulate the one who is no more, the larger community does not seem to think so
14, Oct 2016, 7:17 AM
Uniform Civil Code: Constitution above any religion
Baby steps towards the Uniform Civil Code were finally undertaken this week and received a predictable backlash from Muslim leaders. While this is good, the next step must be the abolition of ALL religiously-motivated laws
14, Oct 2016, 3:19 AM
Religion can't dictate upon rights of individuals: Jaitley
Jaitley also rejected criticism of the government by various Muslim bodies, saying personal laws have been amended by the various governments before as well.
13, Oct 2016, 10:57 AM
Uniform Civil Code a 'war' against Muslims: Muslim Law Board
The All Indian Muslim Personal Law Board held an angry press conference today, denouncing the government's steps towards a uniform civil code, declaring that no reform was required to the law
9, Oct 2016, 5:46 AM
Triple talaq rate on rise in 'progressive' Kerala
As many as 50 women approach court every month in Kozhikode and Malappuram in Kerala seeking justice after being dumped by their husbands through triple talaq.
7, Oct 2016, 11:07 AM
Triple talaq case: Centre opposes practice, submits affidavit to SC
The case, which has raised the hackles of conservative Muslim men, saw a shocking defence by the AIMPLB, which told the SC that triple talaq was "better than murder" as otherwise husbands could kill their wives
4, Aug 2016, 9:33 AM
Uniform Civil Code: Cong opposes govt reference to Law Commission
Kerala MP M I Shanavas said the Muslims have accepted the criminal laws in all matters and wondered why the government was "intruding upon" their civil laws when there were so many important issues facing the country.
3, Jul 2016, 7:37 AM
Kerala's influential Syro Malabar Church backs Uniform Civil Code
Syro Malabar Catholic Church Major Archbishop George Alanchery said that the move in the direction of formulating Unified Civil Code is a welcome step.