Income Tax Appellate decides “Hinduism is neither a Religion, nor a Community”!

It seems the Government Agencies in India seem to go in to some kind of philosophical high road when it comes to Hinduism - if it suits them, and then takes a whole turn around when it doesn't.We hear all about the devilish "Hindutva", a fanatic belief system, and how Hindus those who support a certain cause is no good.  Also, it is very popular to paint Hinduism black with caste systems etc.  But ask for a legal stand, and what you get is something totally different.Here a temple o … [Read more...]

Kerala High Court ruling on marriage after conversion: death-knell for Love Jihad?

In a rather interesting judgment,Kerala High Court has ruled that Marriage which follows a conversion will be invalid in the eyes of law.  In this case, a Muslim man and a Hindu girl married after the Muslim man had converted to Hinduism.  Interestingly, it was the girl's father who objected!  Not just that, the court also ordered that unless the marriage is complete under the Special Marriage Act, the girl - who is NOT a minor - will have to stay with her parents! The Kerala high court on Tu … [Read more...]


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