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Jun 10, 2017
Three men father 96 children: Pakistan's skyrocketing population negates economic gainsThree men who have fathered 96 children among them are doing their bit for Pakistan's skyrocketing population, which is being counted for the first time in 19 years.
May 17, 2017
Triple talaq: NCW says it’s ready to submit opinion on abolition of practise if SC directsThe National Commission for Women (NCW) said on Wednesday that it was ready to submit its opinion on the abolition of triple talaq if the Supreme Court asked for it.
May 16, 2017
Triple talaq hearing: SC makes a U-turn, says it is ready to consider 'nikah halala', polygamy in futureThe Supreme Court on Monday said it was keeping open for adjudication in the future the issues of polygamy and 'nikah halala' among Muslims as the Centre insisted deliberations on these aspects as well.
May 11, 2017
SC hearing on triple talaq begins: Here is a brief timeline of eventsFollowing is the chronology of events in which a five-judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday commenced hearing on a batch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of 'triple talaq' and 'nikah halala'.
May 10, 2017
Triple talaq: SC likely to examine constitutional validity of Muslim laws as hearing commences on 11 MayThe Supreme Court will commence hearing from 11 May on a batch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of 'triple talaq', 'nikah halala' and polygamy practices among Muslims.
Apr 23, 2017
National-level netball player Shyumla Javed gets triple talaq on phone for giving birth to girlShyumla Javed, a national level netball player, is the latest victim of the system of triple talaq in Uttar Pradesh's Amroha, which is 380km away from Lucknow.
Apr 16, 2017
Triple talaq row: Muslims have 'constitutional' right to follow their personal law, claims AIMPLBStriking a defiant posture on the contentious issue of triple talaq, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Sunday asserted that Muslims have the "constitutional" right to follow their personal law.
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
Triple talaq impacts dignity of Muslim women, denies fundamental rights: Centre to Supreme CourtThe Centre told the Supreme Court on Tuesday that practices of triple talaq, nikah halala and polygamy impact the social status and dignity of Muslim women.
Mar 31, 2017
Triple Talaq: Muslims tread a cautious path as fears of a BJP vendetta on UCC lurkWomen's groups and legal luminaries fear that taking advantage of the debate around triple talaq the present government may push through a `common Hindu code’ in the guise of a UCC