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21 November, 2017 11:03 AM Centre may move to legally end triple talaq in December in Winter Session of Parliament

NEW DELHI: The Narendra Modi government may introduce a bill to end triple talaq in the Winter Session of Parliament. A Ministerial Committee has been constituted to frame a new law to end the practice. The Supreme Court had in August struck down the controversial practice of Talaq-e-biddat in which Muslim men can divorce their wives by mentioning the word ‘talaq 20

20 November, 2017 4:36 PM Kerala 'love jihad' case: Hadiya's father does not allow state women commission to meet her

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The chairperson of Kerala State Women's Commission was on Monday denied permission to visit Hadiya, the Hindu woman from Kerala who converted to Islam after marrying a Muslim man. MC Josephine, who was denied permission by Hadiya's father, had visited the girl to ensure her safety during her travel to Delhi where she will be presented 45

19 November, 2017 5:52 PM Jammu Man Shocked On Seeing His Picture Among Dead Terrorists

Abdul Majid having a long beard and wearing Afghani cap, displayed several newspapers which carried his picture on the front page with an alias 'Abu Zargam'. Jammu: In a faux pas, several media houses today reportedly carried the picture of a local lad as one of the six Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorists killed in a fierce gun battle in Bandipora district 60

19 November, 2017 9:28 AM Islamic State’s news agency claims responsibility for Srinagar attack

Mugees Mir, identified as a local militant, and a sub-inspector were killed during the attack at Zakura, on the outskirts of Srinagar on November 17. SITE Intel Group, an online terror tracker site, has claimed that Islamic State-backed news agency Amaq took responsibility for the November 17, 2017 Zakura attack in Srinagar, which left one local militant 31

18 November, 2017 7:21 PM 87 Bengal kids taken to hospital as dead lizard is found in meal

Kolkata: Eighty-seven students were rushed to hospital for a check-up after a dead lizard was found in one of the student`s mid-day meal plate at a state-run primary school in West Bengal`s Bankura district, an official said on Saturday. The incident took place at Mandarmani Primary School in Bankura district`s Onda on Friday afternoon. According to district 88 1

10 November, 2017 12:55 PM IS leader Baghdadi reported in Syrian town: Hezbollah media unit

A Hezbollah-run media unit said on Friday Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was reported to have been in the Syrian town of Albu Kamal during the Syrian army and its allies' operation to clear it. The military unit did not say what had happened to Baghdadi, give further details or identify its sources. The U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State 42

10 November, 2017 10:15 AM Islamic State leader Baghdadi present in Syrian town: Reports

BEIRUT: A Hezbollah-run news outlet said on Friday that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was reported present in the Syrian town of Albu Kamal during the Syrian army and its allies' operation to clear it. The report, carried by a military news service run by Hezbollah, did not say if Baghdadi was captured in the town, which the Syrian army and its allies 80

9 November, 2017 2:08 PM Defence counsel to examine six witnesses

Murder of Dalit law student at Perumbavoor The Ernakulam Principal Sessions Court on Thursday permitted the defence counsel in the Perumbavoor Dalit law student murder case to examine six witnesses during the hearing. Of a list of about 30 persons submitted by the defence counsel, the court permitted examination of only six persons, including the victim’s 25

7 November, 2017 7:51 AM Rajasthan High Court allows converted woman to go with husband

The Rajasthan High Court on Tuesday set free a 22-year-old woman from the Nari Niketan women's home in Jodhpur, where she was sent last week following allegations that she was forcibly converted and married off to a Muslim youth. The family of the woman, Payal Singhvi alias Arifa, had filed a habeas corpus writ petition alleged that a youth, Faiz Modi, had blackmailed 25

30 October, 2017 10:22 PM Hadiya Is Example Of Psychological Kidnapping: Anti-Terror Agency Tells Supreme Court

The Supreme Court repeatedly underlined during Monday's hearing that Hadiya, who was Akhila Ashokan before she converted to Islam, was an adult who should be free to decide who she wanted to marry. NEW DELHI: Hadiya, the 24-year-old Kerala woman who converted to Islam and married a Muslim man, is an example of "psychological kidnapping", the country's 84