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Sep 14, 2017
TRAI issues consultation on unsolicited commercial communication to formulate regulations for telemarketersThe last date for submitting comments is 12 October 2017, and the last date for submitting counter comments is 26 October 2017.
Aug 25, 2017
Milind Deora column: India has a long way to go before turning Uniform Civil Code into realityUniform Civil Code (UCC) has assumed severely controversial connotations in the Indian context, largely due to the politicization of the debate and the complex dynamics of religion and socio-cultural identity that operate within the country.
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 23, 2017
SC decides on triple talaq: Despite political backlash, Narendra Modi govt must start debate on Uniform Civil Code debateWith its historic verdict on triple talaq, Supreme Court has delivered a ruling that sits at the crossroads of civil rights and gender justice.
Apr 18, 2017
Triple talaq row: 51 years on, Hamid Dalwai's movement for Muslim women's rights continuesHamid Dalwai's march marked the first steps taken towards safeguarding Muslim women’s rights & was the beginning of the social movement against triple talaq
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 06, 2016
Battling radicalism with Sufism: Is Jamiat-Ulama-i-Hind using Ajmer Sharif for political gains?While at one end the Jamiat-Ulama-i-Hind is using Sufism to appeal to the liberal Muslims in India, its rejection to identify it as a part of Islam shows its dual political stand, which also spans across issues like Triple Talaq and uniform civil code
Dec 01, 2016
Uniform Civil Code debate is more about values existing within communities: Tufail Ahmad tells FirstpostTufail Ahmad, executive director of a Delhi-based think tank, proposed a draft on Uniform Civil Code to initiate a public debate on specific issues.
Oct 29, 2016
UCC and triple talaq debate: Media has wholly ignored misreading of religious textsIn the much-hyped debate on the Uniform Civil Code and the Islamic conception of talaq-e-salasa (triple talaq), news media has understated a very crucial point. Just as the landmark developments in law brought about by judicial pronouncements could not receive the required attention of media, the misreading of religious texts has been wholly ignored in the debate.
Oct 19, 2016
Uniform Civil Code debate focuses on Muslim law but ignores other communities: Flavia AgnesFirstpost in an interview with Flavia Agnes tries to find out the sticking points of the current debate around UCC, triple talaq and the Muslim Law Board.