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May 23, 2017
Indonesian men publicly caned for gay sex, defying Sharia law in Aceh provincePublic caning has long been common for offences such as gambling and drinking in Aceh, which was given the right to implement sharia law in 2001
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 14, 2017
Diphtheria cases in Kerala's Malappuram highlights need to battle unscientific rejection of vaccinesThere has been a steady rise in mistrust for vaccines in the Muslim-majority areas triggering a fear that some of the eradicated diseases like polio may re-appear
May 01, 2017
BJP's intervention in triple talaq is tokenism, 'selective justice is not acceptable', says OwaisiAIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wants to keep the communal pot boiling in the country through its remarks on triple talaq.
Apr 30, 2017
Triple talaq debate unnecessary, says AIMPLB vice-president Sayed Jalaluddin UmriJamaat-e-Islami Hind chief and All India Muslim Personal Law Board vice-president Sayed Jalaluddin Umri on Sunday said the nationwide debate on the triple talaq issue was "unnecessary" and there will be no dispute if Muslims follow the Sharia law.
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.
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 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.