Prime Minister Narendra Modi has time and again spoken about getting rid of the colonial laws
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The law, which held a patriarchal control over a woman’s body, also raised the questions on the dignity of women.
03 Oct 2018 12:04 AM
Justice Chandrachud affirmed individual dignity and sexual autonomy, in stark contrast with the moral conservatism echoed by his father.
28 Sep 2018 5:16 AM
In its reply, the Centre said if Section 497 was struck down, adulterous relations would have a freer play than now.
12 Jul 2018 1:22 AM
Centre said Section 497 was enacted to safeguard sanctity of marriage and diluting it would be detrimental to matrimonial bond.
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