Rishika MehtaAsked on 23 January, 2019
What does the court's verdict on Hindu-Muslim couple's child mean?
The Supreme Court said that a child born out of a marriage between a Hindu woman and a Muslim man is legitimate and has rights on his father's property.
Ishan SubramaniumAsked on 23 January, 2019
What was the case which the court was hearing?
The court was hearing a plea filed by one Shamsudeen. His cousins opposed his claim on his father's property saying his mother was a Hindu.
Amit ChatterjeeAsked on 23 January, 2019
Is a marriage between a Hindu woman and Muslim man valid?
The apex court said marriage between a Muslim man and Hindu woman isn't valid or void, but it is irregular.
Vivaan TambeAsked on 23 January, 2019
Can a Hindu wife stake claim on her Muslim husband's property?
No. The court ruled the woman is entitled to a dower but can't stake a claim on her husband's property.