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"Ill Will": Tejashwi Yadav Attacks Nitish Kumar Over Government Bungalow 6.12.2018 NDTV News - India-news
The Bihar government's attempt to get the bungalow allotted to former deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav vacated was met with a stiff resistance on Wednesday from RJD legislators, who staged a...
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Manipur journalist arrested under National Security Act for Facebook post against Modi, BJP 30.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
A magistrate had earlier dismissed sedition charges against Kishorechandra Wangkhem, saying the government and prime minister could not be so ‘sensitive’.
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Divorce Is On, Tej Pratap Yadav Tells Family Court In Patna 30.11.2018 NDTV News - India-news
A day-long buzz that Tej Pratap Yadav has scrapped his plan to divorce his wife of six months proved baseless on Thursday, as the elder son of veteran Bihar leader Lalu Yadav told a family court in...
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Bobby Brown sues Showtime, BBC over Whitney Houston documentary 28.11.2018 Reuters: Entertainment News
Whitney Houston's former husband Bobby Brown and the estate of their daughter Bobbi Kristina have sued Showtime Networks and the BBC over alleged unauthorized footage used in a 2017 documentary about the late singer, "Whitney: Can I Be ...
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Cop Shoots Wife, Her Brother Dead Inside South Africa's Divorce Court 26.11.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
An off-duty policeman opened fire inside a divorce court in South Africa on Monday, killing his estranged wife and her brother during a tea break in legal proceedings.
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10 Years After Man's Death, Wife's Plea Against Divorce Allowed In Court 9.11.2018 NDTV News - Cities
Ten years after her estranged husband died, the Delhi High Court allowed a woman's plea to set aside their divorce by mutual consent, saying she had not agreed to it in the trial court.
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Lalu Prasad stressed over Tej Pratap and Aishwarya Rai's divorce 9.11.2018 Zee News : States
Lalu Prasad had reportedly tried to dissuade elder son Tej Pratap from ending his six-month marriage with Aishwarya, daughter of former Bihar Minister Chandrika Rai.
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Lalu Yadav Reportedly Stressed, Losing Sleep Over Tej Pratap's Divorce 9.11.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Jailed former Bihar chief minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad is under stress over his elder son Tej Pratap's planned divorce.
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Sheena Bora Trial: 'I will die soon if I don't get out of prison' 18.10.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
'I ask for bail in the name of justice.''Give me a chance to stay alive and see the trial till its end.'
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Vadodara Man Failed To Pay Alimony. Then Marched To Surrender To Police 16.10.2018 NDTV News - Cities
A man in Vadodara walked at the head of a procession with his family and friends to get himself arrested after citing inability to pay alimony of Rs 95,500 to his former wife, Vadodara police said...
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Top Court Waives Off Cooling-Off Period For Couple, Grants Them Divorce 30.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The Supreme Court has allowed a couple to part ways after waiving the mandatory cooling-off period for divorce.
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Adultery Can Be Result, May Not Be Cause Of Unhappy Marriage: Top Court 28.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Supreme Court, while striking down the law on adultery on Thursday, said that treating it as an offence would tantamount to punishing people who are unhappy in marital relationships.
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Supreme Court decriminalises adultery in landmark judgment 27.9.2018 Reuters: Top News
The Supreme Court on Thursday decriminalised adultery in a landmark judgment aimed at upholding the right to equality and freedom, scrapping a law first brought in under British colonial rule in 1860.
"Matter Of Privacy": Key Points In Supreme Court's Adultery Ruling 27.9.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Adultery is not a crime anymore in India, but it can be grounds for divorce, the Supreme Court said today. In past hearings, the Supreme Court had asked the centre how the 158-year-old law preserved...
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Activists Welcome Supreme Court's Verdict On Adultery Law 27.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Supreme Court verdict declaring that adultery is not a crime has been widely welcomed by several lawyers and activists who said it was antiquated colonial era law that treated women as properties...
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Adultery Not A Crime, Law Is Unconstitutional, Rules Supreme Court 27.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Adultery is not a crime even though, "without a shadow of doubt", it can be grounds for divorce, the Supreme Court said today in an unanimous judgement on a 158-year law that punished a man for an...
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Kerala Muslim outfit challenges Centre`s ordinance on triple talaq in SC 25.9.2018 Zee News : India National
The plea in SC has been filed by Kerala-based Muslim organisation Samastha Kerala Jamiyyathul Ulama.
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Modi government approves ordinance on triple talaq 19.9.2018 Meghalaya Times

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS): Ahead of Assembly elections in five states, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an ordinance making triple talaq a criminal offence, with the government stating that there was a "compelling necessity" and "overpowering urgency" to do so.
The ordinance, which will be sent to the President for approval, comes against the backdrop of the government's inability to get a bill on the issue passed in the last monsoon session of Parliament.

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India prescribes punishments in bid to stamp out 'triple talaq' 19.9.2018 Reuters: Top News
India on Wednesday prescribed arrests and jail terms for offenders in a campaign to stamp out instant Muslim divorce, or "triple talaq", as Prime Minister Narendra Modi looks to woo women voters of the South Asian nation's minority community.
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Congress had a woman leader, yet it did not end barbaric triple talaq: Ravi Shankar Prasad 19.9.2018 Zee News : India National
In a veiled attack against Sonia Gandhi and Congress party, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday claimed that the party never tried to end the practice of triple talaq over vote bank politics.
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