Bharatiya muslim mahila andolan
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Apr 18, 2017
Triple talaq row: Gender justice can't come from AIMPLB or khap panchayatsScores of Muslim women being victims of triple talaq, being thrown out of homes, being rendered destitute, women running pillar to post for help (for themselves and their children), clerics abusing women in the name of halala – all of this suffering and pain has been noticed, documented and opposed by the Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan, and other women's groups and the cause has been taken up by some lawyers even, in the last five-six years.
Mar 28, 2017
Triple Talaq: Muslim Law Board's stand in Supreme Court rebuffs Quran, ConstitutionIf the Supreme Court declares the practice of instant triple talaq, which is given in one sitting, as illegal, the apex court's decision will still be as per the Quran
Nov 30, 2016
Haji Ali: Tears, tea and qawwali as women enter dargah after five-year gapAfter five years and a series of legal battles and agitations, around 250 women entered the famous Haji Ali dargah in Mumbai on Tuesday afternoon and solemnly offered prayers, an activist said.
Nov 29, 2016
Women activists will re-enter Haji Ali dargah after 5 yearsOn 24 October, SC ruling upheld equal access to men and women, and the Haji Ali trust expressed readiness to allow women inside till the sanctum sanctorum.
Nov 22, 2016
Triple talaq: AIMPLB's decision to establish a women's wing is just a token gestureThe recent decision of the AIMPLB to establish a separate 'women's wing' will not bring about any change in the status of Muslim women within the family.
Oct 17, 2016
Muslim personal law: Shayara Bano case outcome may be far greater than that of Shah Bano caseThere are, no doubt, striking resemblances between the Shah Bano case of 1985 and Shayara Bano case of 2016 as regards the plights of the victims.
Oct 08, 2016
Triple talaq: Govt, courts doing their bit but why have 'liberals' abandoned Muslim women?It is disheartening to find India's liberals, who should have been at the vanguard of banning triple talaq and led the charge against institutionalised subjugation, go AWOL on this subject
Oct 03, 2016
Haji Ali Trust moves SC challenging Bombay HC order on allowing entry to womenHaji Ali Dargah Trust on Monday moved Supreme Court challenging the Bombay High Court order lifting the ban on women from entering the sanctum sanctorum of the renowned Muslim shrine in South Bombay.
Aug 26, 2016
The Haji Ali Dargah ruling: Bombay High Court’s verdict is a win for Indian womenThe Haji Ali Dargah mufits argue that just as it is not allowed for women to get close to a living male saint, similarly it is a “grave sin” to visit the grave or the inner sanctum of a male saint.
Apr 10, 2016
Reform in Muslim Personal Law: Triple 'talaq' is un-Quranic and must be bannedThanks to the way Muslim personal law is understood in India, Muslim women are denied their legal rights in the personal realm despite Quranic injunctions