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17 August, 2017 12:25 AM “Na Gaali Na Goli” gesture heart warming: Rajnath Singh decodes PM's I-Day speech

We have completed 70 years since Independence and now we are in an era distinctively different on every aspect from innovation, motivation and the direction in which the country is marching ahead. The Prime Minister's address from the Red Fort on that Historic occasion had to reflect the same spirit and it certainly did. How was it different from the usual 30

16 August, 2017 7:19 PM Rajnath Singh praises PM Modi for his Independence Day speech

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made clear the government’s stand on Jammu and Kashmir and raised issues of women rights like triple talaq in his Independence Day speech, which PMs in the 80s were unwilling to discuss, home minister Rajnath Singh has said. “It was heartwarming to see the prime minister making his government’s stand clear 19

10 August, 2017 4:36 AM Unease Among Indian Muslims, Says Outgoing Vice President Hamid Ansari

Outgoing Vice President Hamid Ansari said on Wednesday that there is a feeling of unease and a sense of insecurity among the Muslims in the country, asserting the "ambience of acceptance" is now under threat. Mr Ansari, whose second five-year term as the Vice-President ends today, made these remarks in the backdrop of incidents of "intolerance" and cow vigilantism 45

9 August, 2017 5:53 PM A sense of insecurity is creeping in among Muslims: Hamid Ansari

Interview with outgoing Vice-President of India Karan Thapar: Now, you’ve spent 10 years as Vice-President, and as I said, no one has spent more time as Vice-President than that – what did it mean to you, a career diplomat, to be Vice-President of India? Hamid Ansari: Well, collectively yes. Not individually, but collectively. Hamid Ansari: Because the personalities 15

11 July, 2017 3:17 PM Rajasthan High Court stops man from marrying again as wife says talaq 'improper'

Jodhpur: The Rajasthan High Court stopped the second marriage of a man barely a few hours before it was to be solemnised on the plea of a woman that talaq given to her by the prospective groom was not in accordance with Sharia law. The high court summoned the prospective groom Waseem Khan and issued notice to him seeking a reply. According to Ranjana 35

15 June, 2017 6:31 PM Mughal ruler Babar was an invader: Indresh Kumar

The MRM was set up in 2002 by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh at the initiative of its then chief KS Sudarshan. Lucknow: A day after organising an iftaar in the temple town of Ayodhya, Muslim Rashtriya Manch (MRM), the Muslim wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh on Thursday termed the first Mughal ruler Babar as an "invader". "Mughal ruler Babar was a Mongol 18

12 June, 2017 3:49 AM Want to return to private practice, says Mukul Rohatgi on refusing AG post

Said this duration as top law officer is enough, does not want to be considered for reappointment Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi, whose three-year tenure will end on June 19, has asked the government not to consider him for reappointment to the post. Rohatgi told PTI that he had written to the government last month conveying his wish to discontinue as Attorney 115

23 May, 2017 9:15 AM Triple talaq should be legally banned: Javed Akhtar

Popular lyricist-screenwriter Javed Akhtar has lent his support for ending triple talaq, saying the instant divorce practice should be legally banned and declared a "cognizable offence". Akhtar tweeted on Tuesday: "AIMPLB (All India Muslim Personal Law Board) cannot be trusted. They are just trying to get off the hook. Three divorce should be legally 94

22 May, 2017 11:34 PM Let’s talk about women’s rights

Now that the dust has settled on the marathon hearing of the triple talaq case, it is time to examine the various strands of arguments advanced before the Supreme Court and ponder upon the core concerns. The first argument, as we all know was put forward by attorney-general Mukul Rohatgi. He advocated a ban on all talaq, not just instant triple talaq 30

22 May, 2017 9:23 PM Nikahnama barring spot talaq to get AIMPLB push

NEW DELHI: The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) told the Supreme Court on Monday that it will request qazis to advise brides and bridegrooms to agree to a nikahnama that bars the man from uttering triple talaq in one go to end the marriage. The affidavit was the latest in a series of concessions by the AIMPLB, a body essentially representing 32