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Gujarat HC terms divorce ‘social evil’, says concept of family to be protected for nation’s development

September 23, 2021 11:55 pm

The court’s observation came in an order, dated September 6 and pronounced by a division bench of Justice JB Pardiwala and VD Nanavati, while refusing to grant a declaration of dissolution of marriage on the basis of a customary divorce of a couple.

Woman divorced on ground of adultery cannot claim maintenance: Madras HC

August 16, 2015 8:22 pm

Justice S Nagamuthu said a divorcee would not have any right to claim maintenance if she "committed breach of the sexual obligation she had before dissolution of her marriage".

After SC nudge, Govt considers amending Christian divorce law

July 14, 2015 3:27 am

The apex court also urged the government to bring uniformity in the divorce laws across religions.

'Irretrievable breakdown of marriage' ground for divorce: Parliament panel

April 06, 2011 4:12 pm

Panel,however,will not do away with the 6-month waiting period for divorce by mutual consent.

Divorce can be granted even if spouse retracts: SC

September 02, 2009 6:54 pm

Divorce can be granted to a couple even if one of the spouse retracts after initially agreeing for the separation under 'mutual consent',ruled the Supreme Court.