On eve of SC hearing, Shaheen Bagh women fast, write postcards to CJI
The women wrote postcards in Hindi, English and Urdu, describing how statements on NRC made them fear the future of their children. “When former President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed’s family could not prove its nationality, how will we common Muslims manage,” asked one of the 5,000 postcards addressed to CJI SA Bobde.
Triple talaq law, increasing number of SC judges high points of law ministry in 2019
The ban on the practice of instant triple talaq, making ...
Parliament scaled new heights, broke fresh ground in 2019
The Upper House passed 52 Bills during the 65-odd sittings in 2019 -- an output of ...
SC seeks response from Centre on plea of AIMPLB challenging Triple Talaq Act
A bench headed by Justice N V Ramana issued notice and tagged the plea of AIMPLB with other pending matters challenging the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019 which makes talaq-e-biddat or any other similar form of talaq having effect of instantaneous and irrevocable divorce pronounced by a Muslim husband void and illegal.
BSP move guided by local compulsions
BSP fielded its MP Afzal Ansari to speak on and oppose the Citizenship Amendment Bill in the Lok Sabha on Monday, and he reiterated Mayawati’s stand that the bill was anti-constitutional.
Yogi government announces Rs 6,000 annual aid for triple talaq victims
The CM interacted with the victims of triple talaq and said such women should be given rights over waqf properties and also called for several welfare measures that should be undertaken for their rehabilitation.
Man, accused of giving triple talaq, gets pre-arrest bail
A case under the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019, passed by Parliament in July, was registered by Nagpada police against Sayyed Anwar Ali last month.
Teach junior cops about triple talaq law: UP DGP
UP had reported the highest number of triple talaq cases before the enactment of the law.
First case of triple talaq registered in Delhi, man arrested: Police
Parliament on August 1 approved the bill that makes instant triple talaq a criminal offence.
Triple talaq cases rise in UP after law comes into force
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019 which criminalises triple talaq has, so far, failed to act as a deterrent to the cases of triple talaq in Uttar Pradesh.
Triple talaq 'un-Islamic', politics of appeasement was reason for continuance: Amit Shah
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday said here that the concept of 'triple talaq' is "un-Islamic" and does not have the sanction of the Q...
Man arrested in Kerala in first triple talaq case under new act
E K Ussam (31) was arrested in Mukkom following a warrant issued by the Thamarassery Judicial First Class Magistrate Court.
Criminalising instant talaq to help Muslims: Amit Shah
“Hindus, Christians and Jains are not going to benefit from it (triple talaq bill) because they never had to suffer due to it,” Shah said.
Mayawati’s Muslim outreach to undo damage due to BSPs stand on Article 370 & Triple Talaq
The Samajwadi party, which took up cudgels against the government on both issues in the Parliament, has cornered BSP on the issue and projected itself on the ground as the true representative of the Muslim interests, a senior Samajawadi party leader told ET.
Kerala based Muslim out challenges triple talaq law in Supreme Court
The petition was filed by the biggest Muslim outfit of Kerala, the Samastha Kerala Jamiathul Ulema.
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