Nikah halala is a law that requires a woman to marry and sleep with another man in order to return to her first husband.
The committee submitted its report on 29 April 2016 but there has been very little progress on it so far.
A 9.15 km long bridge, billed as India’s longest so far, connecting Assam and Arunachal Pradesh is nearing completion. The bridge, which has now entered into the final stages, will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi around a year from now.
The increase in quota would mean that it will exceed the 50 per cent limit in reservations set by the Supreme Court.
The new service will facilitate the process of digital payments by using Aadhaar numbers linked to bank accounts.
The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome(AIDS) (Prevention and Control) Bill was passed in Lok Sabha on Wednesday. Here is all you need to know about it.
Issues like road safety, e-Governance, insurance among others are addressed in the Bill which amends the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988.
The Tomahawk Land Attack Missiles (TLAM) was used by the United States to attack a Syrian airfield on Friday.
It is an employment-based and non-immigrant visa category for temporary workers.
All you need to know about the UDAN scheme that could change India's aviation industry.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that there will be no sale or registration of vehicles that do not comply with BS-IV emission standard from April 1.
The GST aims to streamline the taxation structure in the country and replace a gamut of indirect taxes with a singular GST to simplify the taxation procedure. The system will phase out all indirect taxes and only GST will be applied as an indirect tax.
One of the provisions of the bill is to protect and restore property right of mentally ill persons, said Union Health Minister JP Nadda in the lower house.
The entire restoration work for the Edicule, which as built in 1810, was long overdue.
On March 27, the Supreme Court ordered that the government cannot be stopped from using Aadhaar identification for its non-welfare schemes like opening of bank accounts, filing of tax returns, verification of new and existing mobile phone numbers and user credentials etc.
Revisions to tax rebate rates, saving schemes and more.
British officials followed their US counterparts in imposing the indefinite ban on in-flight electronic devices
PM Narendra Modi will inaugurate the tunnel on April 2.
Ajmer Dargah bomb blast: A special NIA court on Wednesday in Jaipur awarded life sentences to two persons convicted in the 2007 case.
Narada sting operation case: Here's all you need to know about the case that can well affect Mamata Banerjee's political future.
Goods and Services Tax bill is India's biggest reform in India's indirect tax structure. The purpose of the bill is to introduce one single tax on supply of goods and services, from the manufacturing stage until its delivery to the final consumer.
Nowruz: In India, the Parsi community, who follow Zoroastrianism, celebrate Navroz with full fervour
Spring equinox: In India, the festival of Holi is celebrated coinciding with the spring equinox, or the moment when winter ends and spring begins, marking the victory of good over evil.
Internationally, the Indus Water Treaty is seen as one of the most successful cases of conflict resolution especially considering the fact that it has stayed in place despite the two countries having been engaged in four wars.
The amalgamation of the two telecom giants will put them in a better position to contest a brutal new price war.