Hindu law

"The State shall endeavour to secure for the citizens a uniform civil code throughout the territory of India." So says Article
NEW DELHI --In a major setback for many women across the country, the Supreme Court has said that a daughter's right to ancestral
March 8 will mark one of the saddest Women's Days in India. A day which comes on the heels of shocking revelations of deep-seated and widespread misogyny in our society. I used to be proud of our 5000-year-old civilisation but anyone who has seen the banned BBC documentary, India's Daughter, will be disturbed to learn how essentially regressive and latently hostile our society remains towards women.