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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.
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.
Dec 08, 2016
Triple Talaq: Muslim Personal Law Board runs its own court and exploits govtIt is widely believed that triple talaq is part of Sharia law and therefore cannot be interfered with because they are protected under Article 25 of the Constitution.
Nov 20, 2016
Sharia banking: RBI proposes opening 'Islamic window' in banksThe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has proposed opening of "Islamic window" in conventional banks for "gradual" introduction of Sharia-compliant or interest-free banking in the country.
Nov 04, 2016
Muslim man cites religion to stop wife breastfeeding newborn; time govt act against Salafist activitiesA Muslim man has recently come under fire from several quarters in Kerala for preventing his wife from breastfeeding their new born child.
Oct 30, 2016
UP polls: How formation of a Muslim political coalition could hurt 'secular' parties like SP, BSPMuslim affairs in UP are worsening day by day. Given this fact, the formation of Ittehad Front will certainly create problems for parties like SP and BSP.
Oct 11, 2016
Triple talaq: Sharia law can't be changed, Centre can hold referendum, suggests AIMPLB memberStressing that Sharia law cannot be changed, Member of All India Muslim Personal Law Board Zafaryab Jilani suggested that the central government can hold a referendum on the issue of triple talaq.
Sep 19, 2016
Triple talaq: Why Flavia Agnes' position on Shayara Bano's SC petition is anti-womenThe fight to seek a ban on triple talaq is difficult. How the women fighting for it deserve anything but applause is something Flavia Agnes needs to answer.