Recognition of Foreign Divorces in India ? Is your foreign divorce decree valid in India ?

This article attempts to bring some clarity on the law relating to recognition of foreign divorce decrees in India, in what circumstances they are valid, and when not ? I've also tried throwing light on the process and procedure of challenging or upholding the same in India ....read on  DIVORCE  A Happy marriage is a … Continue reading Recognition of Foreign Divorces in India ? Is your foreign divorce decree valid in India ?

Geeta Mehrotra Vs. State of U.P.

Geeta Mehrotra Vs. State of U.P.Comment : A much needed respite, paves the way for many families implicated in a omnibus manner, with vague allegations.  SUPREME COURT OF INDIA(T.S. THAKUR & GYAN SUDHA MISRA, JJ.) GEETA MEHROTRA & ANR.                                                   Appellants VERSUS STATE OF U.P. & ANR.                                                         Respondents Criminal Appeal No. 1674 of 2012 (Arising out of SLP (Crl.) No. … Continue reading Geeta Mehrotra Vs. State of U.P.

Divorce by Mutual Consent in India

This article explains all you need to know about getting a divorce by mutual consent "A happy marriage is a harbour in the tempest of life, an unhappy marriage is a tempest in the harbour of life...." Divorces are tough ! But so are marriges that take a toll on your physical/mental well being, divorce … Continue reading Divorce by Mutual Consent in India

Hindu Marriage Act – What ? How ?

   The Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 An Act to amend and codify the law relating to marriage among Hindus. BE it enacted by Parliament in the Sixth Year of the Republic of India as follows:-1-Short title and extent. (1)This Act may be called the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955. (2)It extends to the whole of India except the State of … Continue reading Hindu Marriage Act – What ? How ?