Month: September 2020

Uniform Civil Code

Uniform Civil Code is the unification of all the personal laws in India. Article 44 of the Indian Constitution envisages the idea of UCC. It runs as “the State shall endeavour to secure for all citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout the territory of India”.

Family Law in India

Family law is a branch of law that deals with issues relating to family matters like marriage, divorce, adoption, alimony, child custody. Inheritance etc. In India marriage and divorce are governed under specific acts and laws that have been laid down for different religious groups like the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, The Special Marriage Act 1954, etc.

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