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Kashmir issue dominates Rajya Sabha on first day of monsoon session: As it happened

Parliament's Monsoon Session began on Monday, with the Rajya Sabha holding a discussion on the Kashmir unrest issue.

Centre denies move on Uniform Civil Code linked to UP polls

Ravi Shankar Prasad, who took over as the Union Law Minister Wednesday, said the decision of the government to refer the issue of implementation of a uniform civil code in the country to the Law Commission should not be linked to the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh due next year.

Separate law for Muslims is like encouraging formation of another Pakistan: Shiv Sena

Separate law for Muslims is like encouraging formation of another Pakistan: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena said on Monday that the implementation of Uniform Civil Code a "national work" and urged ally BJP to fulfill its poll promise at the earliest.

MIM chief Owaisi says BJP trying to impose 'Hindu rashtra' in pretext of Uniform Civil Code

MIM chief Owaisi says BJP trying to impose 'Hindu rashtra' in pretext of Uniform Civil Code

The MIM chief wondered if government can do away with Article 371 which has given cultural rights and protection to Mizoram and Nagaland.

Uniform Civil Code: BJP fooling people as UP elections are near, says Bihar Deputy CM

Uniform Civil Code: BJP fooling people as UP elections are near, says Bihar Deputy CM

The Uniform Civil Code has been a controversial issue and it was the part of BJP`s poll manifesto.

DNA: Analysis of controversies over implementation of Uniform civil code

Watch this special segment and get to know all the aspects of the uniform civil code.

BJP bats for Uniform Civil Code

The Modi government has asked the Law Commission to examine the issue of uniform civil code.

Modi govt to implement Uniform Civil Code soon? Centre seeks Law Commission's suggestions

Modi govt to implement Uniform Civil Code soon? Centre seeks Law Commission's suggestions

AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi has maintained that one cannot have a uniform civil code in a pluralistic and diverse country like India.

Asaduddin Owaisi says no to Uniform Civil Code; attacks RSS, rakes up Hindu Undivided Family tax rebates

Asaduddin Owaisi says no to Uniform Civil Code; attacks RSS, rakes up Hindu Undivided Family tax rebates

In a major development, AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday clarified his stand on Uniform Civil Code.

Hindu majority needed to save democracy in India, Uniform Civil Code important: Subramanian Swamy

Hindu majority needed to save democracy in India, Uniform Civil Code important: Subramanian Swamy

Dr Swamy had said that the population of Hindus must remain above 80% of the country’s total population at all times.

'Ban oral talaq, burqa': Sharia made by Allah, so can't be abolished - this is nonsense, says Markandey Katju

'Ban oral talaq, burqa': Sharia made by Allah, so can't be abolished - this is nonsense, says Markandey Katju

 Former Press Council of India Chairman and Supreme Court of India judge Markandey Katju sparked yet another controversy on Tuesday.

Taslima Nasreen bats for uniform civil code

Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen has batted for adopting a uniform civil code based on equality, asserting that it was imperative to do away with religious laws in order to achieve gender parity.

Islamic Educational Board of India against Uniform Civil Code

Islamic Educational Board of India on Wednesday opposed any move towards a Uniform Civil Code, saying no government has any right to interfere in the matters of religious jurisprudence.

DNA: SC refuses to interfere on Uniform civil code

Supreme Court declines PIL on Uniform Civil Code asking the apex court to issue directive to the centre to frame law on the same.

SC rejects PIL on uniform civil code seeking end to 'discrimination' faced by Muslim women

SC rejects PIL on uniform civil code seeking end to 'discrimination' faced by Muslim women

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to entertain a public interest petition seeking direction to parliament to enact a uniform civil code to put an end to alleged discrimination being faced by Muslim women.

Naidu raises issues of uniform civil and criminal code in Rajya Sabha

Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday raised the issue of uniform civil and criminal codes in the Rajya Sabha, saying BR Ambedkar wanted such codes in the country.

Naidu bats for women's quota bill, uniform civil code

Participating in a debate on `Commitment to Constitution` in the Lok Sabha, Naidu also pitched for a common civil code and inter-linking of rivers.

Muslim men misinterpreting Quran to have more than one wife: Gujarat HC

Muslim men misinterpreting Quran to have more than one wife: Gujarat HC

The high court also stated that time has come for the country to embrace the uniform civil code as such provisions are in violation of the Constitution.

Opposition to uniform civil code an 'insult' to judiciary: VHP

 VHP on Wednesday said opposition to the introduction of a uniform civil code in the country was an "insult" to the judiciary, and alleged that Congress was doing so for its vote bank politics.

Uniform Civil Code: What is hindering its execution?

Underlining “total confusion” owing to personal laws governing religious practices, the Supreme Court sought to know from the government Monday whether it is willing to bring the Uniform Civil Code in the country.