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Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020

Triple talaq

Jul 31, 2020 13:21
The law, formally called the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019, was passed in last year after intense debates in both the lower and upper houses of Parliament. read more
Jul 31, 2020 08:00
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act prohibits the practice of instant divorce by Muslim men. Any violation of the law is punishable by jail term of up to three years. read more
Jul 22, 2020 19:06
Minority affairs minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the law against triple talaq has nothing to do with religion and was made purely to ensure gender equality by ending an “inhuman, cruel and unconstitutional practice”. read more
Oct 03, 2019 09:47
Shabroonnisha, the wife, currently lives at her parents’ home as she has filed a domestic violence case against her Husband Shakil Ahmed, police said. read more
Sep 19, 2019 16:38
The couple had been married for about 20 years, and the woman’s husband had left for Sharjah-Dubai in January but did not come back, police said quoting the woman’s complaint. read more
Aug 23, 2019 11:09
Triple talaq law to be reviewed by Supreme Court, notice issued to Centre. read more
Aug 20, 2019 14:05
The accused, who is in Delhi, however, denied the allegations when contacted on phone. read more
Aug 20, 2019 01:21
The victim alleged that her husband also thrashed and threatened her of dire circumstances.   read more
Aug 18, 2019 20:38
Speaking at an event here, Amit Shah defended the law criminalising triple talaq, asserting that it establishes gender equality. read more
Aug 14, 2019 19:12
President Ram Nath Kovind listed other benefits that he said will flow to the region after the decision to scrap the special status for J&K, with special mention of the Right to Education and the Right to Information. read more
Aug 12, 2019 13:50
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019, criminalised the extra-judicial practice of talaq-e-biddat and Muslim men divorcing their wives under the practice either in person or through e-mail, SMS or social media could be jailed... read more
Aug 09, 2019 06:14
Pralhad Joshi said, “This bill was brought on {August} 5th and 6th. There were so many bills like MV {motor vehicle} bill which was passed in the extended time... it was not just because of 370... Because of huge pendency, we were forced to extend.” read more
Aug 07, 2019 18:02
“The triple talaq bill was passed only recently. We will initiate any action in the matter after consulting legal experts,” said police station in-charge Ranjeet Rai. read more
Jul 31, 2019 20:20
India is paying a price for Rajiv Gandhi’s blunder in 1986. Warnings weren’t heeded. Conservatives got stronger read more
Jul 30, 2019 23:51
The passage of the triple talaq bill, which would make the practice a penal offence for the husband, after the Right to Information (Amendment) Bill was cleared four days ago, shows that the Opposition’s ability to stall or defeat bills or have them... read more