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Jun 09, 2017
Prominent social activist Mehrunnisa Dalwai passes away at 87Mehrunnisa Dalwai, the protagonist of a reformist movement 'Muslim Satyashodhak Mandal', passed away at 87 at her residence in Pune on Thursday.
May 27, 2017
Triple talaq row: Muslim women want justice from Supreme Court, not charity from law boardIf Muslim girls and women were so empowered, we would not be having the problem of triple talaq in the first place.
May 22, 2017
Triple talaq: Will issue advisory against practice, says Muslim law board to Supreme CourtThe All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Monday told the Supreme Court that it would issue an advisory to 'Qazis' to tell bridegrooms that they will not resort to triple talaq to annul their marriage.
May 18, 2017
Triple talaq case: Kerala court rejects petition to legalise instant divorce sent to wife by postThe petitioner sought to validate the triple talaq declaration to legally divorce his wife.
May 17, 2017
Muslim woman gets triple talaq through piece of paper, appeals to Narendra ModiA 25-year-old Muslim woman, whose husband divorced her by writing talaq thrice on a piece of paper, has moved court against the practice and also appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to abolish it.
May 13, 2017
Triple talaq: Salman Khurshid's regressive solution for instant divorce is irrational and sinfulSenior Congress leader Salman Khurshid has rightly diagnosed triple talaq as a man-made sin that cannot be condoned by Islam.
May 11, 2017
Triple Talaq hearing highlights: Practice prima facie related to fundamental rights, says Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court on Thursday made it clear that it would examine whether the practice of triple talaq among Muslims is fundamental to their religion as it began hearing petitions challenging the practice.
May 11, 2017
Triple talaq hearing: Supreme Court may have a 'diverse' bench, but where are the women?If you skim through all the major news sites today, you’re likely to see a headline on each site that talks about how five judges of different faiths are to commence hearing on triple talaq on Thursday
May 11, 2017
Triple talaq hearings begin: Supreme Court asks if instant divorce is fundamental to IslamThe Supreme Court on Thursday said that it would examine whether the practice of triple talaq among Muslims is fundamental to their religion, but it may not deliberate upon the issue of polygamy as it began hearing petitions challenging the practice.
May 10, 2017
Triple talaq: Muslim women see hope in Supreme Court with several cases to be heard on Thursdaytriple talaq was valid under the Muslim personal law in India, and the government can do nothing until the law changes, Garg told PTI.