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Uniform Civil Code

AA Edit | Bring in UCC nationally, stop the poll posturing

The only manifesto item pending from the BJP’s long-term list is the implementation of the UCC

08 Nov 2022 12:10 AM

Aakar Patel | How BJP’s line changed over civil liberties & social reforms

It may interest readers to know that from its formation till the 1984 general election, the BJP had no interest in Ayodhya

26 Oct 2022 12:00 AM

Aakar Patel | Does Modi govt know what to do to tackle 2020 & 2021 problems?

The most significant aspects of this period were the nationwide lockdown

10 Aug 2021 2:07 AM

Supreme Court laments absence of uniform civil code

The Goan law, however, permits pre-nuptial agreement which may have different system of division of assets.

14 Sep 2019 1:18 AM

Petition moved in Delhi HC seeking drafting of Uniform Civil Code

The petition, filed by BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay, is listed for hearing on Tuesday.

26 Aug 2019 2:32 PM


Modi govt fulfilling Shiv Sena’s agenda, says Sanjay Raut

The Sena spokesperson added that the Uniform Civil Code (UCC) would also be implemented across the country soon.

17 Aug 2019 1:31 AM

Mindful Monologues

Permeated with minimalist brilliance, short film Anahita’s Law highlights issues that plague women in the 21st century.

16 May 2019 12:00 AM

Shia Board urges law panel to bring Uniform Civil Code

The board termed the Personal Law Board’s objections to UCC as the “tyranny to the minority community”.

14 Jun 2018 1:50 AM

2018: Interesting times ahead

The number of terrorists killed in 2017 (till December 1) is now over 200 and the highest in seven years.

01 Jan 2018 3:26 AM

Guj lessons for 2019: Will BJP, Cong learn?

Gujarat 2017 has many lessons for both the BJP and the Congress.

21 Dec 2017 1:35 AM


Triple talaq ban: Muslims worry about civil code imposition

The leaders, however, said they respected the SC verdict declaring instant triple talaq unconstitutional.

12 Sep 2017 12:31 AM

A wake-up call for the Muslim clergy

The three other judges on the bench gave a clear verdict that triple talaq is invalid.

25 Aug 2017 12:38 AM

Is Modi the true saviour of Muslim sisters?

Once he became Prime Minister, Narendra Modi made Muslim personal law embodied in the Sharia a target of his campaign.

21 May 2017 12:17 AM

Law panel to go slow on common code; await SC verdict on triple talaq

The Commission believes that the verdict will provide guideline to the panel in drafting its report.

16 May 2017 5:15 PM

360 Degree: Talaq, Talaq, Talaq

Denying education to Muslim women and vote-bank politics are the primary causes.

30 Apr 2017 6:04 AM


Vote for Modi in 2019, help build ‘New India’: BJP

The resolution, however, was silent on core issues like Ram Mandir, Article 370 and Uniform Civil Code.

17 Apr 2017 6:32 AM

Battles over hijab, niqab, beards

The judgment could apply to dangling crucifixes, yamulkas, hijabs and of course niqabs — the full face covering.

18 Mar 2017 2:08 AM

SC steers clear from UCC, to decide legal validity of triple talaq

‘Uniform Civil code is not an issue at all in this case. It is a pure question of law,’ the CJI said.

14 Feb 2017 6:15 PM

Don't need 'goons' to win election: Sena slams Fadnavis

The remarks from the bickering ally came after Fadnavis hit out at it at a BJP rally in Mumbai, close on the heels of the Sena

30 Jan 2017 2:42 PM

Opposition parties seek to corner govt over UCC

The first leg of the Budget Session begins on January 31 and goes for a break on February 9.

28 Jan 2017 3:35 AM