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Jul 19, 2018
If Rahul Gandhi stands with 'exploited, marginalised and persecuted' like Nida Khan, he should back triple talaq billWhat the fatwa against Nida Khan and the fate of triple talaq Bill tells us is that the fate of real minorities — such as Muslim women — remains endangered in India.
Jan 11, 2018
Arif Mohammad Khan slams his former party Congress' stand on triple talaq bill, says MPs using power to 'meet AIMPLB's whims'Former Congress leader Arif Mohammad Khan blamed the Grand Old Party for the stalemate over the triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha, alleging that it had acted on the directions of the AIMPLB in the Upper House.
Jan 09, 2018
'They are lobbying to stall triple talaq bill': Former minister Arif Mohammad Khan slams Muslim law boardOn Tuesday, former Union minister Arif Mohammad Khan penned an op-ed in The Times of India entitled Women get a raw deal again: Muslim Personal Law Board is still stuck in Shah Bano timewarp as its opposition to triple talaq bill proves.
Jan 06, 2018
Lalu Prasad Yadav gets 3.5 years in jail and just desserts for betraying trust of social underdogsOver the years, as Lalu Prasad Yadav foulmouthed the BJP in general and its new rising leader, Narendra Modi, in particular, he remained the darling of the chatterati.
Aug 23, 2017
SC verdict on triple talaq: Judgment will change mindsets and inspire women everywhere, says Arif Mohammad KhanOn 22 August 2017, after hundreds like Shah Bano have fought and lost, instant triple talaq was declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
May 15, 2017
Triple talaq hearing: Arguments before SC show Muslim minds still unwilling to think outside religion's frameworkSupreme Court must send out hope to Muslim women on the issue of triple talaq. If the women are turned down at the door of the constitutional bench, it would cause a long-term threat to India's flourishing democracy
Feb 13, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Separatism and integration in the time of Uttar Pradesh electionsWith Uttar Pradesh in the thick of a tumultuous election it is necessary to decode the mind of its Muslim community - its anxieties, aspirations & impulses.
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.
Oct 14, 2016
Triple talaq negates both equality and dignity of Muslim women: Arif Mohammad KhanOn 23 August 1985, Arif Mohammad Khan, minister of state for home affairs in Rajiv Gandhi government, delivered a passionate speech in the Lok Sabha defending the Supreme Court judgment in the Shah Bano case
Jul 09, 2016
My objections against Zakir Naik in 2015 were ignored by IICC: Arif Mohammad KhanIn 2015, Arif Mohammad Khan wrote a letter to IICC raising serious objections against Zakir Naik being invited by the centre to deliver a lecture.