Army Cancels Seminar on UCC in J&K After Backlash from Political Parties

Last Updated: March 23, 2024, 17:24 IST Former J&K CM Omar Abdullah questioning the Army’s involvement in a divisive issue like the Uniform Civil Code in a “sensitive” place like Kashmir. (PTI file photo) The Army late Friday sent invitations to the media houses for a seminar on the subject “Navigating legal frontiers: Understanding Indian … Read more

‘We Believe That…’ Amit Shah’s Take on Uniform Civil Code at News18 Rising Bharat Summit 2024

The Uniform Civil Code (UCC) is the BJP government’s promise to India that all Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs, Christians, Jains, Buddhists and Parsis should be ruled under one law, stressed Union home minister Amit Shah at the CNN-News18’s Rising Bharat Summit 2024 in New Delhi on Wednesday. There will be no interference in religion and religious … Read more

Exclusive | BJP’s Lok Sabha Poll Manifesto Could Promise ‘One Nation, One Election’ And Uniform Civil Code

The Bharatiya Janata Party could make “One Nation, One Election” a major promise in its manifesto or Sankalp Patra for the general elections starting next month, meaning 2029 could see simultaneous Lok Sabha and state assembly polls, top sources have told News18. The Uniform Civil Code (UCC) will also prominently feature in the manifesto, they … Read more

Uttarakhand Moves Closer Towards UCC Law, Governor Sends Bill to President Murmu for Final Nod

Last Updated: February 29, 2024, 11:31 IST Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami with Governor Lt Gen (retd) Gurmit Singh. (Photo: X/@pushkardhami) The UCC Bill was introduced by the Uttarakhand government on February 6 and now with the nod from the Raj Bhavan, the legislative channel has paved the way for the bill to be … Read more

After UCC, Uttarakhand Proposes Legislation to Recover Damages from Rioters

Charred remains of vehicles lie by the side of a road following incidents of violence after the demolition of an ‘illegally built’ madrasa, in Haldwani. (PTI photo) Although Uttarakhand has generally remained a peaceful state, government sources indicate that the need for legislation arose after the recent riots in Haldwani The Uttarakhand government is all … Read more

News18 Evening Digest: Akhilesh Yadav Joins Rahul Gandhi’s Nyay Yatra In UP’s Agra And Other Top Stories

Last Updated: February 25, 2024, 18:09 IST Congress MP Rahul Gandhi and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav during the ‘Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra’, in Agra. (Image: PTI) We are also covering: ‘Maha Govt Conspiring To Kill Me’: Maratha Quota Activist Jarange To Protest Outside Fadnavis’ Residence, Sidharth Malhotra Looks Like A Fierce Commando In New … Read more

Assam Axes Muslim Marriage Act: Step Closer To Uniform Civil Code? | UCC Debate | Englihs News

Assam Axes Muslim Marriage Act: Step Closer To Uniform Civil Code? | UCC Debate | Englihs NewsInfant and maternal mortality rate of Assam is higher than national average, hence the Muslim Marriage Act has been repealed, says BJP’s KishoreThe Muslim Marriage Act was enacted to prevent child marriage, says Jeherul Islam Badshah