RS approves bill to make divorce friendly for women

Rajya Sabha approved a proposal to make divorce friendly for women as it provides for the wife getting share in the husband`s immovable property after irretrievable breakdown of marriage.

Marriage bill: GoM to decide on sufficient compensation option

A Group of Ministers will soon decide on whether a court can work out "sufficient compensation" for a woman from her husband`s ancestral property.

Earlier marriage certificate not enough to nullify present one: SC

Merely having a certificate of an alleged previous marriage will not be sufficient to hold the current married relationship a nullity till a decree is passed to that effect, the Supreme Court has said.