Triple Talaq Bill

New Delhi: The Triple talaq bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha on the last day of Monsoon session. If the bill get clearance in the Upper House it will again have to go back to Lok Sabha for the approval of the amendments. Law Minister Ravi Shankar stated, “The Union Cabinet has approved three …

New Delhi: The triple talaq bill, which was introduced in the Lok Sabha earlier in the day on Thursday, received green signal from the Lower House of the Parliament without any amendments on the same day itself. The bill, criminalising triple talaq (the divorce practise by Muslims), was introduced in the Lok Sabha amid protests from …

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday said it supports the ‘triple talaq’ Bill but suggested that it be strengthened in favour of Muslim women, and the law must ensure that the subsistence allowance and maintenance to the women and the children is not stopped. “Congress was the first political party to welcome the Supreme Court’s decision …

New Delhi: Slamming the Centre for introducing a bill against ‘triple talaq’ in the Lok Sabha, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday claimed that it violates the fundamental rights and will be injustice to Muslim women. Blaming the BJP-led central government of not doing enough consultation before forming the bill, he said, “This will be …

New Delhi: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday moved the Triple Talaq Bill for consideration and passage in the Lok Sabha, hours after it was introduced in the House. The discussion on the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017 was taken up after the House decided not to take up some …

New Delhi: A bill criminalising triple talaq was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Thursday amid protests from the opposition objecting to its introduction, and an assurance from Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad that “it was not about religion but about justice and respect for women”. Members from the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), All India …