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Aug 23, 2017
Triple talaq verdict: Despite SC ruling, ulema continue to support practice, campaign against Uniform Civil CodeThe Supreme Court verdict on instant triple talaq will not make any meaningful change in the daily life of most Indian Muslims as they look up to the ulema as their eternal mentors
Aug 22, 2017
Ban on triple talaq: Extension of SC verdict violates special status of Jammu and Kashmir, say Opposition partiesJammu and Kashmir has its own Muslim Personal Law under which all matters involving marriage, divorce (triple talaq, etc) and succession rights are to be dealt as per Shariah
Jul 31, 2017
Fatwas restrict individual's constitutional freedom, India must create laws to insulate citizensThe latest fatwa expelling JD(U) leader Feroz Ahmad from Islam for saying Jai Shree Ram shows how practices such as fatwas impact Constitutional freedoms of Indian Muslims
Jul 30, 2017
Bihar minister Feroz Ahmad in trouble for chanting 'Jai Sri Ram' on Assembly premisesBihar's minority welfare minister Khurshid alias Feroz Ahmad has earned the ire of Patna Imarat Shariah for chanting 'Jai Sri Ram' in the state Assembly premises on 28 July.
Jul 28, 2017
'Outfit doesn't matter, a terrorist is a terrorist', says Jammu and Kashmir DGPJammu and Kashmir's DGP played down reports of former Hizbul Mujahideen commander Zakir Musa being named as the head of Al-Qaeda cell in the state.
May 22, 2017
Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia: US president fails to mention nation's abysmal human rights recordTrump's willingness to set aside human rights as a principal foreign policy has been one constant in his chaotic administration.
Apr 13, 2017
Triple talaq: Muslim law board should take cues from divorce rules in 22 'Islamic nations', not delay reformsRather than dilly-dallying the much-needed reforms on the issue of the oral triple talaq, the Indian Muslim intelligentsia and the clergy or ulema could learn from the 22 Islamic countries who changed their divorce laws
Nov 26, 2016
Why RBI's move to implement Islamic banking is exhaustive and thoroughly matureInterest-free banking which is based on a participatory model should be allowed to function in India so that people have the option to enter into commercial transactions which are participatory in nature.
Nov 21, 2016
Ban on Zakir Naik not the end; India needs vigilance to save Muslim youthBanning Zakir Naik’s Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) will not undo the messages he has preached to youth all these years, there is a need to keep a continuous vigil
Oct 15, 2016
Uniform Civil Code: Both govt and AIMPLB should let Supreme Court do its jobThere's a need to right what Shayara Bano’s PIL on triple talaq points out, but to achieve the government should aim for integration, not oppression, writes Sadia Dhailey