Hindu marriage

Same-sex marriage: Delhi HC takes exception to Centre's affidavit filed with 'objectionable comments'

The high court said that the affidavit should not come from the ministry and the counsel should not file it without reading.

published on : 17th May 2022

Allahabad HC rejects two women's plea to recognise their 'marriage', cites Hindu culture

A Habeas Corpus plea was filed by Anju Devi seeking the custody of her 23-year-old daughter who, she alleged, was illegally detained by a 22-year-old woman.

published on : 14th April 2022

Woman making discreet phone calls despite husband’s warning is matrimonial cruelty: HC

However, the court made it clear that merely because the wife used to make calls to another person regularly, it cannot jump to a conclusion that there was an adulterous act between them.

published on : 22nd February 2022

Has Monogamy Become Outdated?

Unfortunately, one reason why relationships go wrong so easily is that people are meeting much later in their life.

published on : 9th January 2022

Don't allow same sex marriages under Hindu Marriage Act, plea seeks in Delhi HC

A Delhi HC bench listed the application by Sewa Nyaya Utthan Foundation to be heard in a main petition for recognising same sex marriages on February 3.

published on : 3rd December 2021

‘Marriage permissible only between biological man and woman’: Centre tells HC

In his submission in the Delhi High Court, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta argued that ‘spouse’ means either husband or wife and ‘marriage’ is a term associated with heterosexual couples.

published on : 26th October 2021

Muslim marriage is a contract and not sacrament unlike a Hindu marriage: Karnataka HC

Quoting verses from Surah Al Bakra in Qur'an, Justice Dixit said a pious Muslim owes a moral and religious duty to provide subsistence to his destitute ex-wife.

published on : 21st October 2021