Tag: Divorce

Has divorce become fashionable?

Has divorce become fashionable?

Pope Francis said on Wednesday during his general audience on St Peter’s Square in Vatican City that divorce had become fashionable, while the ideal was that families stay together as one unit. The pope dedicated his audience to a recent trip he made to Ireland to attend the World Meeting of Families. “It’s a fashion trend, we read in[Read More…]

Supreme Court to hear various petitions on Triple Talaq

The Apex Court will be hearing several petition filed questioning the Constitutional acceptability of Triple Talaq and polygamy in the Muslim community. Notably, the Supreme Court had earlier refused to debate the vital issue of uniform civil code (UCC). Although the petitioners had claimed that the matter is sensitive and[Read More…]

SC stays mandatory linking of Aadhaar card to PAN card for Income Tax returns

SC refuses to recognise divorces granted by the Church

The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a request that wanted recognition to divorce dictum passed by canonical courts to Catholic couples. A jury of Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud dismissed the public interest law-suit filed by Bengaluru-based Clarence Pais. Clarence urged that divorces granted by canonical[Read More…]

Man divorces wife after her make-up ‘washes off’

In perhaps the most absurd cases of divorce, a groom in UAE divorced his bride after he saw her face without cosmetics for the first time. Accusing her of deceiving him by wearing a lot of make-up, fake eyelashes and coloured contacts, the enraged man ended his relationship with his 24-year-old wife. The[Read More…]

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