Articles about Special Marriage Act

Delhi HC seeks Centre's response on same-sex marriages

14 Oct 2020

Delhi HC seeks Centre's response on same-sex marriages

In what qualifies as a progressive statement, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday, while hearing petitions of two same-sex couples regarding the legal recognition of their marriages, said laws are gender-neutral.

What is marriage certificate and how to apply for it?

17 Jan 2020

What is marriage certificate and how to apply for it?

A marriage certificate is an important document to have for married couples in India. It serves as the legal proof of marriage between two individuals.

All that you need to know about Sanju Samson

27 Nov 2019

All that you need to know about Sanju Samson

India's young wicket-keeper batsman Sanju Samson replaced the injured Shikhar Dhawan for the upcoming T20I series against West Indies, starting December 6.

Make marital rape ground for divorce, says plea; court declines

09 Jul 2019

Make marital rape ground for divorce, says plea; court declines

Marital rape should be a ground for divorce and the Centre should be directed to form appropriate laws- this is what a PIL demanded from Delhi High Court.

Indian Cricketer Sanju Samson ties knot with longtime girlfriend Charulatha

22 Dec 2018

Indian Cricketer Sanju Samson ties knot with longtime girlfriend Charulatha

In a simple and sober ceremony, Indian cricketer Sanju Samson tied the knot with his longtime girlfriend Charulatha today.

Abu Salem wants to get married, prison officials deny parole

21 Apr 2018

Abu Salem wants to get married, prison officials deny parole

Underworld gangster Abu Salem's application for a 45-day-parole to marry Mumbra-based Sayed Bahar Kausar was denied by prison authorities.

BJP removes Ghaziabad president over disruption of "love jihad" wedding

28 Dec 2017

BJP removes Ghaziabad president over disruption of "love jihad" wedding

Days after the Ghaziabad unit of BJP drew media attention for disrupting an interfaith marriage, the party has removed its city president Ajay Sharma from the post.

Highly-educated Hindu-Muslim couple marries, Ghaziabad BJP says 'love jihad'

23 Dec 2017

Highly-educated Hindu-Muslim couple marries, Ghaziabad BJP says 'love jihad'

Are two highly-qualified, well-established 30-year-olds capable of choosing their life-partner?

Woman doesn't lose own religion by marrying outside faith: SC

08 Dec 2017

Woman doesn't lose own religion by marrying outside faith: SC

The SC has ruled that a woman marrying outside her faith doesn't automatically adopt her husband's religion, and retains her own religious identity.

Now register marriage online using Aadhaar number

25 Nov 2017

Now register marriage online using Aadhaar number

Couples in Maharashtra can now register their marriages online with the help of their Aadhaar numbers.

Law Commission makes marriage registration compulsory

05 Jul 2017

Law Commission makes marriage registration compulsory

In a landmark judgement, the Law Commission has recommended compulsory registration of marriages within 30 days of wedding to prevent fake marriages.