Special Marriage Act 1954
India  /  Published 13.01.21

Interfaith marriage notice optional

The mandatory publication of notice of interfaith marriages under the Special Marriage Act was made optional on Wednesday by the Allahabad High Court in a move that is likely to bring relief to such c...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Allahabad

Opinion  /  Published 04.11.20

Special target: Interfaith marriage

The Indian State can seldom desist from fiddling with its people’s lawful personal affairs. Two consenting adults can marry legally; it is nobody’s business if one partner decides to chang...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 25.09.20

Private affair: Legal intimation of marriage

Times have changed since the enactment of the Special Marriage Act, 1954, which aimed to transcend the barriers of caste and religion in order to give Indians substantive rights when it came to choosi...
By The Editorial Board in


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