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Apr 25, 2017
Israel appoints country's first female sharia judge in its Muslim courtIsrael appointed its first female judge in its Muslim sharia court system on Tuesday, officials said, a move hailed as historic.
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 23, 2017
UK party wants ban on burqa in public, Sharia outlawedLondon: The UK Independence Party (UKIP) has announced that it will include a pledge in its general election manifesto to ban the burqa or full-face veils worn by some Muslim women in public, the media reported on Sunday.
Apr 18, 2017
Triple talaq row: UP minister Mohsin Raza lashes out at AIMPLB, dubs it Maulvi Personal BoardUttar Pradesh Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mohsin Raza on Tuesday lashed out on All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB).
Mar 30, 2017
Triple talaq: Pregnant woman writes to PM Modi, urges abolition of practiceA three-month pregnant woman has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging to bring to end triple talaq after her husband abandoned her fearing she may give birth to a girl again.
Mar 03, 2017
India will be home to world's largest Muslim population by 2050, but is the country ready for the change?The rise of increasing overt religiosity among Muslims in India and elsewhere, the supporting role of Indian Islamic movements worldwide and the emergence of the next-generation of jihadis will likely change the character of democracies worldwide
Dec 20, 2016
Madras HC's order declaring Sharia courts illegal is a start; Supreme Court must follow suitThe Madras High Court order of 19 December that declared Sharia courts functioning from mosques across Tamil Nadu as illegal is of far-reaching consequences
Dec 19, 2016
Chennai: Madras HC bans 'Sharia' court in mosque, directs Tamil Nadu govt to ensure implementationDirecting the Tamil Nadu government to curb unauthorised 'Sharia' courts, the Madras High Court on Monday, declared all sharia courts working out of mosques as illegal.
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 08, 2016
Denial of rights to women is against sharia law: MJ AkbarDenial of gender rights is against the sharia law and no state can be modern without gender freedom, Union Minister MJ Akbar said on Thursday.