Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Abraham Thomas
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2021 06:47 PM IST
Issuing notice on two separate petitions challenging the laws, a three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) SA Bobde, refused to order stay.
Wajid Khan’s wife Kamalrukh says he threatened to divorce her in 2014, was living separately: ‘Last few days of his life were very sad’
Hindustan Times | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2020 08:27 AM IST
The late Wajid Khan’s wife, Kamalrukh, has said in a new interview that they had been living separately since 2014, after he threatened her with divorce. She had earlier accused his family of pressuring her to convert.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rohit K Singh
PUBLISHED ON DEC 05, 2020 04:02 AM IST
Police intervened in the matter on a complaint by activists of a hardline Hindu outfit, though it was a consensual union acceptable to the families of the 21-year-old Hindu woman and the 24-year-old Muslim man, citing violation of a new law in Uttar Pradesh against forced and dishonest religious conversions.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Smriti Kak Ramachandran
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2020 05:19 AM IST
After four BJP-ruled states declared their intent to frame laws to prevent religious conversions through coercion or deception in marriage, the party’s ideological mentor, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), is exerting pressure on other states to bar the practice they have dubbed “love jihad”.
Hindustan Times, Bareilly | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2020 12:45 PM IST
The protestors said they would not allow the wedding reception at the venue and also demanded that the couple be ousted from the apartment in which they were living.