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  • Triple Talaq Bill stalled in Rajya Sabha a setback to Narendra Modi government

    The stalling of the ‘Triple Talaq Bill’ officially called the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017, in the Rajya Sabha on Friday after it was passed by the Lok Sabha last January is a setback to the Narendra Modi government which had been vociferously fighting for it to end the pernicious practice among Muslims which amounts to instant divorce. Since the NDA does not command a majority in the

  • Congress leader on Triple Talaq bill: ‘Women are treated unfairly in all communities, even Lord Ram once left Sita after doubting’

    As the Modi government is preparing to push the triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha, a senior Congress leader compared Muslim woman’s sufferings with Goddess Sita who was also once abandoned by her husband Lord Rama. Hussain Dalwai quoted in ANI, “Women treated unfairly in all communities, not just Muslims, even Hindus, Christians, Sikhs etc. In every society, there is male domination. Even Shree Ram Chandra ji

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    Triple Talaq Bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha today

    New Delhi: The much-debated Triple Talaq Bill will be tabled in Rajya Sabha on Friday a day after Union Cabinet approved an amendment to the bill. On Thursday, the Cabinet proposed three changes in the Muslim Women Protection of Rights on Marriage Bill, 2017-first, only the victim, a blood relation or relation by marriage are allowed to lodge FIR in the case, second, the case can be dropped if husband and wife agree

  • Giving triple talaq amounts to domestic violence: Bombay HC

    Mumbai: In a significant ruling, the Bombay High Court recently held that pronouncing triple talaq and harassing the wife, amounts to domestic violence. The HC also held that granting maintenance to a wife is a measure of ‘social justice.’ A single-judge bench of Justice Prakash Naik pronounced the ruling in response to a plea filed by Noor Khan challenging the orders of a trial court, which directed him to pay an amount

  • Triple talaq most inhuman practice: Manohar Parrikar

    Panaji: There is no practice more inhuman than triple talaq, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Monday, claiming that Muslim women in Uttar Pradesh helped the BJP sweep the state polls after the passage of a law against the practice.

  • Ishq Subhan Allah: New TV show on ‘Triple Talaq’ runs into controversy

    Zee TV which is famous for broadcasting new and unique shows is now coming with its new show ‘Ishq Subhan Allah’, produced by Dhiraj Kumar, Zubi Kochar, Sunil Gupta. The show premiered on March 14, but the Ulaam organisation have expressed strong objection against the serial.

  • Eisha Singh wants to do shows with social messages

    After starring in “Ishq Ka Rang Safed” that highlighted the plight of widows, Eisha Singh will play a character who has a strong opinion about ‘triple talaq’. The young actress feels happy to get such “good offers”.

  • Ujjain: Muslim women take to streets against ‘triple talaq’ bill

    Ujjain: Hundreds of Muslim women dressed in their traditional attire took to the streets and staged a rally to protest against the Central Government’s triple talaq bill on Thursday. This was the first such demonstration of its kind in the city participated by huge number of Muslim women.

  • People voted you for Ram Temple, not triple talaq law: Pravin Togadia to PM Modi

    Aurangabad: In a veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the ruling BJP, VHP international working president Pravin Togadia said here on Friday that people voted the NDA to power for building Ram temple in Ayodhya, and not for making laws on triple talaq. He also said the government should pass a legislation to pave the way for construction of the temple.

  • Is Asaduddin Owaisi doing more harm than good to Indian Muslims?

    India is a sovereign and a Republic democracy. India got its independence from British in 1947 and chose to become a secular country and chose the path of humanity over sectarianism and is considered as a vibrant and throbbing democracy. Our neighbour, Pakistan, on the other hand, became a Muslim majority country and is somewhat a rigged and managed democracy.  Ever since the partition both the countries are still fighting over outstanding issues and

  • AIMPLB to decide strategy on triple talaq at Hyderabad meet

    Hyderabad: With the Narendra Modi government determined to go ahead with the passage of triple talaq bill in Parliament, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) will decide its future course of action on the issue at its crucial meeting here this week.