Free Press Journal
  • Uniform code: Law panel may recommend piece meal amendments to family laws

    New Delhi: The Law Commission will recommend religion-wise “piece-meal” amendments to family laws if it finds it difficult to come out with a composite uniform civil code, Law Commission Chairman Justice B S Chauhan said on Tuesday. He also said that the civil code cannot be violative of any provision of the Constitution. The commission is in the process of segregating the nearly 45,000 suggestions it  has received on its questionnaire on

  • Bhopal: ‘Need for codified Muslim family law’

    BHOPAL: “There should be a codified Muslim family law on the lines of marriage and family laws of the other communities like Hindus, Christians and Parsis,” said members of Bhartiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA) while addressing a press conference here on Thursday.