“The ordinance regarding religious conversion brought by UP government in haste against love jihad is full of doubts,” BSP President Mayawati.
This ordinance is cleared on a day a significant case was cancelled by the Allahabad High Court in an interfaith marriage case.
How much power do we, the common citizens, have to decide on what we want to watch, when political leaders, motivated by something as subjective as religion, are taking the liberty to decide for us?
The bench which was chaired by Justices Vivek Agarwal and Pankaj Naqvi also said that “ Right to live with a person of his/her choice irrespective of religion professed by them, is intrinsic to right to life and personal liberty.”
Jahan, an actor-turned-politician married to businessman Nikhil Jain, has found herself at the centre of communal controversies often.
The executives have been charged by the Rewa Police in Madhya Pradesh, following a complaint by Gaurav Tiwari, national secretary of BJP’s youth wing.
For every naysayer who cites Dabi and Khan’s divorce as tangible evidence of “love jihad,” I can pull up double the number of successful interfaith marriages.
The concept of ‘love jihad’ primarily pivots around interfaith Hindu-Muslim relations that believers claim is a way for the latter religion to forcefully convert Hindus to Islam on the pretext of love/marriage.
The fight against love jihad: should it be political of for the fundamental rights of women? A Supreme Court advocate weighs in.
The movie’s title was recently changed to Laxmii from Laxmmi Bomb. However, many Twitter users are not satisfied with the name change and are demanding a complete ban on the movie’s release.
A 21-year-old college student was reportedly shot dead by her stalker recently in Ballabgarh. The religion of the deceased woman and the perpetrator has sparked protests against “love jihad”.
Unless women lodge reports, how will change come? How will the law be implemented? This is an oversimplified way of approaching the problem.