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Jan 08, 2018
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi says most Muslims favour ban on 'bad tradition' of triple talaqUnion minority affairs minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said majority of Muslims were in the favour of banning the practice of triple talaq.
Dec 27, 2017
Triple talaq Bill unacceptable if against Quran and Constitution, says All India Muslim Women Personal Law BoardA day ahead of the tabling of the triple talaq Bill in Parliament, some Muslim women's organisations said on Wednesday that the proposed legislation would not be acceptable if not in consonance with the Quran or the Constitution.
Dec 06, 2017
Uttar Pradesh becomes first state to endorse Centre's triple talaq draft bill after Cabinet approves proposalYogi Adityanath led Uttar Pradesh regime has become the first state government to endorse the Modi government's draft bill that makes instant triple talaq
Dec 05, 2017
'Triple talaq should be covered under Domestic Violence Act and not criminalised,' Muslim body writes to law ministerIn a letter written to Ravi Shankar Prasad, a Muslim body has demanded that the triple talaq or instant divorce should be made an offence under the Domestic Violence Act
Dec 03, 2017
Barack Obama says India needs to 'cherish, nurture and cultivate' its Muslim populationIndia needs to "cherish and nurture" its Muslim population, which is integrated and considers itself Indian, former US president Barack Obama said on Friday.
Nov 21, 2017
Rajnath Singh dismisses Islamic State's presence in Kashmir, says Indians Muslims will never be misled by terror groupDismissing reports of the Islamic State gaining a foothold in Kashmir, Union home minister Rajnath Singh said that Indian Muslims would never allow the terrorist outfit to have a base in the country
Nov 13, 2017
Remembering Jawaharlal Nehru: Urdu poets saw India's first prime minister as a Christ-like figureContrary to the belief among a few historians that Muslims held Nehru responsible for the Partition and the rioting that followed, a large number of Muslim Urdu poets expressed grief at his death. Almost all the prominent Urdu poets wrote poems praising Nehru and expressing grief at his passing. These poems examine Nehru through their eyes.
Aug 11, 2017
Hamid Ansari says 'ambience of acceptance' is under threat, talks of feeling of unease among MuslimsOutgoing Vice-President Hamid Ansari said there is a feeling of unease and a sense of insecurity among the Muslims in the country
Jun 11, 2017
300 fasting Muslims to take part in Narendra Modi's International Yoga Day event in LucknowAt this year's International Yoga Day event in Lucknow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have for company scores of roza-observing Muslims who will be performing various asanas.
May 22, 2017
Triple talaq row: Muslims resorting to the practice will face social boycott, AIMPLB tells SCMuslims resorting to triple talaq will face "social boycott" and an advisory will be issued to the qazis (judge of a Sharia court) that they should tell the grooms that they will not resort to such a form of divorce, a prominent Muslim body told the Supreme Court on Monday.