UP couple voices support for NRC, Citizenship Act through wedding card
Friday, January 17, 2020, 5:03 PM
A couple in Uttar Pradesh showed their support for the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the Citizenship (Amendment) Act by getting "We support NRC and CAA" printed on their wedding cards. This comes amid the ongoing demonstrations for and against the CAA in several parts of the country. Punjab government on Friday passed a resolution against the CAA.
Elderly Tamil Nadu couple, who fought robbers, get bravery awards
Friday, August 16, 2019, 10:35 AM
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K.Palaniswami presented special bravery award to an elderly couple from Tirunelveli district, who recently fought armed robbers with plastic chairs and slippers. Palaniswami awarded the couple P.Shanmugavelu and his wife Senthamarai with Rs.2 lakh in cash and gold medals for their exemplary act of bravery in chasing away two robbers who had attacked them with machetes at their home.
Kerala HC allows lesbian couple to live together
Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 9:26 AM
The Kerala High-Court has allowed a lesbian couple to live together, in a significant verdict that came weeks after the Supreme-Court decriminalised homosexuality. High court comprising Justice C K Abdul-Rehim and Justice K P Narayana Pisharody. The court was considering a plea filed by a 40-year-old woman from Kollam-district alleging that her 24-year-old partner had been illegally confined by her family.