“Birthday Bumps” and “Cake Smearing” Officially Banned in Surat

“Birthday Bumps” and “Cake Smearing” Officially Banned in Surat [Read Notification]

Birthday celebrations that involve the millennial’s all-time favorite ‘birthday bumps’ and ‘cake smearing’ and other boisterous ways of birthday celebrations have officially been banned in Surat, Gujarat. Police in the city of Surat has issued a notification temporarily restricting overzealous birthday celebrations after having received an enormous and alarming number of people terming it as […]

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Taiwan Parliament Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill, Becoming First In Asia To Do So

Taiwan Parliament Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill, Becoming First In Asia To Do So

Lawmakers in Taiwan on May 17, 2019, have approved a landmark Bill legalizing same-sex marriage. The benchmark decision makes the self-ruled island the first place in Asia to pass gay marriage legislation. The Bill allows the same-sex couples to form “exclusive permanent unions” and would also let them apply for a “marriage registration” with government […]

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Alabama Governor Signs Near-Total Abortion Ban

Alabama Governor Signs Near-Total Abortion Ban

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey on May 15, 2019, signed the most stringent abortion legislation in the U.S. making performing an abortion a felony in nearly all cases. “To the bill’s many supporters, this legislation stands as a powerful testament to Alabamians’ deeply held belief that every life is precarious and that every life is a […]

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Alabama Passes Bill Banning Abortion

Alabama Passes Bill Banning Abortion

The southeastern U.S. state, Alabama on May 14, 2019, has passed a Bill to outlaw abortion, making it a crime to perform an abortion at any stage of pregnancy and punishable by up to 99 years or life in prison. The legislation applying a near-total ban on abortion was approved by 25 votes to six. […]

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BJP Manifesto 2019- Read All The Legal Reforms Pledged By The Party

BJP Manifesto 2019: Read All The Legal Reforms Pledged By The Party [Read Manifesto]

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today (April 8, 2019) released its Manifesto for the upcoming Lok Sabha Elections. The manifesto makes a slew of promises including, abrogation of Article 370, annulling Article 35A, passing Citizenship Amendment Bill, forming Triple Talaq law, drafting Uniform Civil Code and providing reservation to women in parliament and state assemblies. The […]

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