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This post is also available in: हिन्दी (Hindi) ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada) This explainer will be covering the procedure for adoption in India, using the main legislations on adoption i.e. Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act (referred to as “non-religious law”) and Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act, 1956 (referred to as “Hindu law”). What isRead more
This post is also available in: हिन्दी (Hindi) ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada) This explainer will be covering the rights, processes and remedies for LGBTQ+ persons while obtaining identification documents. Gender Identification for LGBTQ+ Persons By Malavika Rajkumar | 27 December, 2019 The LGBTQ+ community includes multiple self-identified groups, and the term “LGBTQ” stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,Read more
This post is also available in: हिन्दी (Hindi) ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada) This explainer will be covering the rights, processes and remedies while accessing healthcare. The most recent developments on the laws applicable to this topic have not been included in this explainer. Need for LGBT-Specific Healthcare By Malavika Rajkumar | 0 comment You might have healthcareRead more
This post is also available in: हिन्दी (Hindi) ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada) This topic will cover the different kinds of identification documents in India, the procedure for procuring them, and the remedies available in case one faces problems while applying for, updating and renewing the documents. Getting Identification Proof (ID Proof) By Malavika Rajkumar | 8 December,Read more
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