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Mar 12, 2017
UP election results will herald a funeral of 'counterfeit' secularism in IndiaThe counter-secularism forces have registered a decisive victory in UP and this trend is likely to continue through the 2019 elections and beyond.
Feb 16, 2017
SC to form five-judge panel to decide on triple talaq, calls issue 'very important'A five-judge constitution bench would be set up by the Supreme Court to hear and decide on a batch of petitions relating to the practice of triple talaq, 'nikah halala' and polygamy among Muslims.
Jan 02, 2017
Supreme Court verdict on Hindutva case: Left blames Congress, BJP for mixing politics with religionWhether it was winning the seats in Jammu in 1959 or toppling the EMS Namboodiripad-led Communist government in Kerala, the CPM blames Indira Gandhi of using communal politics.
Dec 10, 2016
Triple talaq is an enormity, it oppresses and dehumanises Muslim women: Arif Mohammad KhanFirstpost spoke to Arif Mohammad Khan to uncover how the situation for Muslim women, especially for triple talaq, has changed in the last three decades.
Dec 08, 2016
Right-wing bodies welcome triple talaq verdict, say personal law board not above ConstitutionAfter the Allahabad High Court's judgment against triple talaq, said the practice was unconstitutional and "violated the rights of Muslim women", several right-wing bodies in the country have reacted encouragingly
Dec 08, 2016
Triple Talaq: Govt and women's law board hail Allahabad HC verdict, AIMPLB dismissiveThe government and the All India Muslim Women Personal Law Board on Thursday hailed the observations of the Allahabad High Court on triple talaq, but the All India Muslim Personal Law Board was dismissive.
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 14, 2016
Triple talaq negates both equality and dignity of Muslim women: Arif Mohammad KhanOn 23 August 1985, Arif Mohammad Khan, minister of state for home affairs in Rajiv Gandhi government, delivered a passionate speech in the Lok Sabha defending the Supreme Court judgment in the Shah Bano case
Sep 02, 2016
Triple talaq is better than murdering wife, AIMPLB tells Supreme CourtOn Friday the Muslim Personal Law Board submitted a reply before the Supreme Court saying that personal laws cannot be challenged or rewritten in the name of social reforms as that would violate of Part III of the Constitution, reported ANI.
Sep 01, 2016
Triple talaq: With SC taking up plea, will Muslim women’s demand be fulfilled?The current triple talaq case can’t be viewed as a sudden phenomenon of Muslim women rushing to court