articles by Debayan Roy

India

Law Commission chairman says Uniform Civil Code 'not possible and not even an option' under Constitution

Terming the prospect of Uniform Civil Code (UCC) as equivalent to ‘violating the Constitution’, Law Commission chairman Justice Balbir Singh Chauhan said “UCC is not possible and not even an option”.

India

Muslim Women's Law Board chief moots New Marriage Act, AIMPLB trashes idea

As the debate over Triple Talaq heats up with the Centre telling Supreme Court that the practice violates fundamental rights, a Muslim women body has gone a step ahead and demanded a new Muslim Marriage Act on the lines of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955.