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Apr 23, 2017
AIMPLB to adopt social media to clarify Sharia laws on issues like talaq, inheritance and women's rightsIn a bid to clear confusion over Sharia laws, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board has decided to tread the social media path and also explore the possibility of starting a TV news channel and newspaper.
Apr 21, 2017
Muslim women do not need savingIt is essential to look past this stereotype to recognise the agency of Muslim women.
Apr 16, 2017
UP woman who refused to accept triple talaq over phone attacked with acid by in-lawsA Muslim woman, who refused to accept talaq from her husband over the phone, was assaulted and attacked with acid by her in-laws in Neuria area of Pilibhit in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday.
Apr 12, 2017
Served triple talaq, Aligarh Muslim woman sits on dharna outside husband's houseA Muslim woman sat on a dharna in front of her husband's house after her husband divorced her through triple talaq and did not allow her to enter the house.
Apr 11, 2017
'Islamophobia' Phobia: Politics of offence and the death sentence for debate culture in JNUJawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), which is known to be a contestatory space, such that even the subdued walls of the SSS canteen soaked in the sticking glue of the parcha-poster culture, seem to be shouting up at the smug building windows, engaged in endless debate.
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
Dec 15, 2016
Muslim women respond to a hate crime by handing out roses at Forest Hill stationArray
Dec 10, 2016
Triple Talaq: Shiv Sena asks Prime Minister Modi to bring changes in Sharia lawDays after the Allahabad High Court termed the practice of triple talaq as 'cruel', the Shiv Sena on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give his nod to bring changes in Sharia law in the interest of Muslim women.
Dec 09, 2016
Triple Talaq violates Fundamental Right: Supreme Court should rule against itOn 8 December, the Allahabad High Court used strong words against the practice of triple talaq, describing it as “unconstitutional” and a violation of the rights of Muslim women, but such strong words do not mean anything practically and certainly do not settle the issue in law.
Nov 26, 2016
Dealing with crimes against women in reality has become a matter of 'jugaad'Citing a new survey by ActionAid, an international women and child rights NGO, a report in The Times of India said that 41 percent of women in India have been subjected to sexual harassment or violence before the age of 19.