The epic of India – the joint family system is on the verge of extinction due to the neglect and abuse for the patriarchy

Representational Image of Joint family, Image Source Quora

The epic of India from ancient times, the joint family system which is a vibrant tradition of familial relationships with a unique kinship bonds between families, is now on the verge of extinction due to the neglect of the government and its policies. Our joint or extended family tradition is called as patriarchal society, which has its closely intact…

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Guwahati High Court: Refusal of wearing sindoor suffies refusal to continue conjugal life

Guwahati HC : Refusal of wearing sindoor suffies refusal to continue conjugal life

The division bench of Guwahati High Court while allowed the decree of divorce said refusal of wearing sindoor suffice refusal to continue conjugal life. The Bench added that, preventing husband from his legal duty to maintain aged parents is offence and may lead to punishment. In the case, where respondent wife alleged that her husband and other family members…

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Arnesh Kumar Vs State Of Bihar case, A Milestone over misuse of IPC Section 498A and arrest

Arnesh Kumar VS State of Bihar, A milestone judgement

Arnesh Kumar case, a milestone due to various observations and guidelines issued by the Supreme Court over misuse of IPC Section 498A and arrest. Importantly it focused on the process and the justification for arrest and the need to stop automatic arrest. The bench in the matter observed the ‘IPC Section 498A as weapon rather than the shield.’ “The…

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