Finance minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget 2017-18 in the Lok Sabha today. The Union Budget 2017 was broadly focused on 10 broad themes — farmers, rural population, youth, poor and health care for the underprivileged; infrastructure; financial sector for stronger institutions; speedy accountability; public services; prudent fiscal management; tax administration for the honest. … Read moreSummary of Union Budget 2017-18, everything you want to know!
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 the proposal to make … Read moreAnti-dowry law likely to be amended soon
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 over 18-years old and … Read moreCourt allows Muslim girl to live with Hindu husband