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10 December, 2017 7:18 AM Women alleges triple talaq given after she attended Modi's rally, husband denies

BAREILLY: An Uttar Pradesh woman on Sunday alleged that her husband gave her triple talaq after she had gone to attend a rally of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The woman, Fayra, went to attend the rally as a mark of support to the Modi government's plan to bring in legislation to ban instant triple talaq. She further alleged that her husband, Danish 28

3 December, 2017 7:24 AM Stop injustice against Muslim women in the name of Islam: Ramdev on Triple Talaq

Several Muslim clerics and leaders, including MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi, have strongly opposed the proposed legislation on triple talaq. LUCKNOW: Supporting Centre's bill to ban instant triple talaq, Yoga Guru Ramdev on Sunday said that atrocities against women in the name Islam must stop. "There should be no injustice against women in the name of religion 125 1

25 November, 2017 1:35 AM Apex Court Examines Parsi Personal Law, Seeks Centre's Reply

Urging the court to intervene in the matter, a Parsi woman cited the recent apex court verdict striking down triple talaq as being violative of Muslim women's right to life and dignity. New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday sought the Central government's response on a plea by a Parsi woman challenging the Parsi Marriage and Divorce Act that allows 60

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 48

21 November, 2017 4:12 AM Woman given triple talaq on phone, appeals to Yogi Adityanath at Janta Darbar for justice

GORAKHPUR: Despite the Supreme Court striking down 'triple talaq' practice in the Muslim community, a woman hailing from Uttar Pradesh has alleged that she was given instant divorce by her husband on phone and threatened to kill her. The alleged 'triple talaq' victim on Tuesday came here to lodge her complaint with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister fireband 54

15 October, 2017 5:31 PM Woman Accuses Husband Of Giving Her 'Triple Talaq'

Shahjahanpur: A Muslim woman has accused her husband of giving her divorce by uttering "triple talaq" and demanding dowry in Shahjahanpur district, police said today. Akrama, a resident of Udaipur Bhula village, has filed a complaint with the police in connection with the matter. She alleged that her husband Hashim and her in-laws beat her up and demanded 45

10 September, 2017 7:37 PM AIMPLB to form panel to study SC's triple talaq verdict

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), in a meeting held on Sunday, decided to form an expert committee to study the Supreme Court verdict on triple talaq. The committee will aim to find a solution to the conflict between the judgment, that calls instant triple talaq "unIslamic", and Shariat (Islamic law). According to sources in AIMPLB, the committee 38

10 September, 2017 1:13 PM Uttar Pradesh: Muslim woman takes 'divorce' at press meet

Lucknow: A Muslim woman has openly announced to take "khula" (divorce) from her husband after her efforts to get it done through Islamic seminaries did not succeed. In Islam, a man can take "talaq", while a woman can part ways with her husband through "khula". Shajada Khatoon, married to Juber Ali, signed a letter for "khula" at a press conference here yesterday 405 1

30 August, 2017 12:17 AM Marital rape: Centre’s stand in Delhi High Court sparks big debate on social media

Marital rape: Government of India's firm stand against making marital rape a criminal offence has sparked debate on social media. Marital rape: Government of India’s firm stand against making marital rape a criminal offence has sparked debate on social media. On Tuesday, the Centre in its submission to Delhi High Court said marital rape is not defined 108

29 August, 2017 7:04 PM Centre Says No to Criminalising Marital Rape, 'Shouldn't Follow Western Nations Blindly'

New Delhi: “Marital rape in India cannot be criminalized as India has its own unique set of problems like literacy, lack of financial empowerment of the majority of females, mindset of the society, vast diversity, poverty, etc,” reads the affidavit submitted by the Centre in the Delhi High Court. Centre has also said the country would not be “blindly 67