Cohabitation: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Ministry of Tribal Affairs constitutes committee on Community Forest Resource Guidelines
Published: March 4, 2020
The Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs recently constituted a committee under NC Saxena, former member of Planning Commission of India. The Committee will examine and recommend Community Forest Resources (CFR) Guidelines. The Committee has been constituted under Forest Rights Act, 2006. Why the Committee? In 2016, the Tribal Affairs Ministry framed CFR in consultation with ..
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Topics: Advisory Committee • Cohabitation • Forest Conservation • Forest Rights Act 2006 • Ministry of Environment Forest & Climate Change (MoEFCC) • Ministry of Tribal Affairs • NC Saxena Committee • Planning Commission • PVTGs
Long cohabitation is presumed marriage: SC
Published: November 10, 2018
Supreme Court has upheld presumption that couple who live together as husband and wife are legally married and woman can claim maintenance under Section 125 of Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC ). The apex court held that law presumes in favour of marriage and against concubinage when man and woman have cohabited continuously for a ..