Tag: uniform civil code

Need For Uniform Civil Code

By Yudhajeet Sinha Current Status of Uniform Civil Code in India: The view of the Indian Constitution The term Uniform Civil Code infers the same set of common laws to oversee all people groups independent of their religion, caste, and tribe. The arenas secured under it are the laws identified with […]

Uniform Civil Code & Gender Justice

By Soumik Chakraborty Editor’s Note: A liberal, forward-looking uniform civil code may be expected to win many adherents, especially from those with cross-cultural backgrounds.  The paper is a short analysis of this topic. Introduction Arthur M Schlesinger, historian, political advisor and Pulitzer-winning author, wrote in his landmark book The Disuniting of […]

Can Rights Be Limited Under The Garb Of Religion?

By Archi Agrawal, HNLU Raipur Editor’s Note: Rights cannot be limited under the garb of religion. Article 44 of the Indian Constitution enshrines the directive principle that the state shall endeavor to secure for the citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout the territory of India. A civil code consists of […]