triple talaq

Hyderabad: Various Muslim socio-religious and political organisations came together on a common platform here on Friday night to demand the central government to withdraw the ordinance on triple talaq as it is unconstitutional. Muslim groups representing various sects urged the government to ensure that the religious and cultural rights and freedom guaranteed to Muslims by the …

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected a plea challenging the ordinance which prescribes up to three years’ jail and or fine for a man who divorces his wife through Triple Talaq or instant divorce. A bench of Chief Justice of Delhi High Court Rajendra Menon and Justice V. Kameswar Rao said that Triple …

New Delhi: The Samastha Kerala Jamiyyathul Ulama on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court challenging the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Ordinance, 2018 on the grounds that it invokes penal provisions against a class of people based on their religious identity. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Ordinance, 2018 — commonly referred to …

Bhubaneswar: Making a veiled attack on the Congress and other parties accusing them of stalling the triple talaq bill, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that his government dared to take decisions that others were afraid of taking. “Three days ago, the Centre took a decision that was needed since decades. When the intentions are …

New Delhi: Terming the ‘triple talaq’ ordinance cleared by the Union Cabinet “undemocratic and uncalled for”, the CPI-M on Thursday said that it tantamounts to bypassing Parliament where a bill on the issue is pending. “The ordinance brought about by the central government is uncalled for and is motivated by considerations other than the welfare of …

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 monsoon session of Parliament will be held from July 18 to August 10, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said here on Monday. The decision was taken at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs. During the session, which will have 18 working days, the government is expected to push for bills …

New Delhi: Muslim women in India have finally found a way out of the agony they have suffered for ages due to triple talaq, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday. “The age-long sufferings of Muslim mothers and sisters due to triple talaq were not hidden from anyone. After years of battle, they have finally found the …