Tag: Marriage

Andhra IAS to spend just Rs 36K on son's marriage

Andhra IAS to spend just Rs 36K on son’s marriage

Visakhapatnam, In these days of ostentatious marriages with even the middle-class families spending lakhs of rupees, an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer from Andhra is setting an example for others. Patnala Basanth Kumar, Commissioner, Visakhapatnam Metropolitan Region Development Authority (VMRDA) will be spending just Rs 36,000 on the marriage of[Read More…]

With age, humour, tenderness replace rancour in marriage

With age, humour, tenderness replace rancour in marriage

New York: While love takes a back seat after the honeymoon period and prickly disagreements dominate the early and middle years of marriage, a new study has showed that with age, rancour gives way to humour, acceptance and more tenderness. The study, led by the University of California-Berkely (UC-B), showed[Read More…]

Uttar Pradesh: Muslim groups welcome decision to make marriage registration mandatory

Uttar Pradesh: Muslim groups welcome decision to make marriage registration mandatory

After the Uttar Pradesh Cabinet approved the proposal to make registration of marriages mandatory including Nikaah, it has been widely appreciated by the Muslim organisation. However, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) said that there should be no provision that unregistered marriages are equivalent to no marriage. The[Read More…]

Check-list by Haryana govt violates couple’s right to privacy: Punjab and Haryana HC

Muslim organisations welcome UP govt decision to make marriage registration mandatory

The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet’s approval to a proposal making registration of all marriages, including the Nikaah, mandatory has been largely welcomed by Muslim organisations in the state. However, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) said there should be no provision that unregistered marriages are equivalent to no marriage. President of the[Read More…]

Activist files objection against Irom Sharmila's marriage

Activist files objection against Irom Sharmila’s marriage

A local activist has objected the proposed marriage of human rights campaigner, Irom Sharmila with her long-time partner at the office of the sub-registrar in Kodaikanal. The activist, V Mahendran, from Pethuparai near Kodaikanal had filed a petition against Sharmila’s proposed marriage with Desmond Coutinho, a British citizen. The activist[Read More…]

Bhopal: Bride cancels marriage after forced to cover head during the engagement ceremony

Pakistan Parliament passes Hindu Marriage Bill

Pakistan’s Parliament has passed the landmark bill to regulate marriages of minority Hindus in the country. The law was passed after a lengthy process of enactment. It is the first comprehensive personal law applicable for the Hindu community in the country and covers marriage, registration of marriage, separation and remarriage. The[Read More…]

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