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Anti-dowry law likely to be amended soon

An amendment bill making offences under the Indian Penal Code's Section 498A compoundable with court permission will be introduced in the next Parliament session. The section deals with offences of dowry demand and cruelty by husband and in-laws. TOI had reported on March 22 that the NDA government is working on

Court allows Muslim girl to live with Hindu husband

Coming to the aid of a young Muslim woman who alleged threats from her family after she married a Hindu, the Delhi high court has allowed them to live together. Justice Sanjeev Khanna and Justice Ashutosh Kumar told the woman's parents not to interfere in her personal life, saying she was

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