Friends again? Ties with Nepal slowly emerge from deep freeze

Friends again? Ties with Nepal slowly emerge from deep freeze

India and Nepal may be emerging from its sudden deep-freeze, when General MM Naravane travels to Kathmandu on November 4 on his second consecutive diplomatic mission. Visiting at the invitation of his counterpart, Gen Purna Chandra Thapa, Gen Naravane will be conferred the honorary rank of the commander of the Nepal Army, an old reciprocal … Read more Friends again? Ties with Nepal slowly emerge from deep freeze

HC: Special Marriage Act one of earliest efforts towards UCC

HC: Special Marriage Act one of earliest efforts towards UCC

The Allahabad HC, while issuing an order in a habeas corpus writ petition recently, said it is disconcerting that one should change one’s faith just for the sake of matrimony when two people professing different religions can marry under Special Marriage Act, which is ‘one of the earliest endeavours towards Uniform Civil Code’.