Rights of Women under Islamic Law

Introduction Islamic Religion, in general, is very particular about its culture, traditions, rituals, etc. The practitioners of this religion are also very rigid. they do not violate the sources of religion. The sources are: The Holy Quran Hadis Ijma Qiyas The rights given to the women in a wider sense are many. The Condition during […]

Legislation Protecting Women’s Rights in India – an Overview

Introduction To Women’s rights in India We often treat women, children and adults are the weaker sections of society therefore, they need special attention. This article deals about the rights of women and the legal safeguards provided from our country’s legislature to this vulnerable group. Pre-legislation Period The Indian society is multi-religious as well as […]

Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act 2005

Introduction To Domestic Violence Act 2005 The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act 2005 is an Act of the Parliament of India enacted to shield women from domestic violence. It was brought into power by the Indian government from 26 October 2006. The Act accommodates the first run through in Indian law meaning of […]

A Brief about Marital Rape in India

What is marriage? Marriage is a sacramental bond between two people who are of sound mind and have attained the legal age, for women it is 18 years and for men, it is 21 years. Now the main question is whether consensual intercourse is important in the wedlock and if it is important then what […]

Top 7 Legal Rights of Married Daughters

Legal Rights of Married Daughters Manosi is a 30 years old Kolkata lived the woman who works as a labor in a construction company to earn a livelihood for herself and her two children. Her husband died last year, and she was ditched by her husband’s family and her brothers. The Constitution of India ensures […]

All we want to know about the controversial Triple Talaq

Triple Talaq is a form of divorce practiced in India, whereby a Muslim man can legally divorce his wife by pronouncing talaq three times. The pronouncement can be oral or written, or, in recent times, delivered by electronic means such as telephone, SMS, email or social media. The man need not cite any cause for the divorce […]

Top 10 Legal Rights Every Women Should Know

Top 10 Women’s Rights in India As we celebrate International Women’s Day, some part of our nation still does not believe in empowering women. Daughters, sisters, wives, mothers are suffering from lot more than physical assault – MENTAL TRAUMA. Privatization, Liberalization and Globalization has already been initiated by the government but the staggering changes for […]