Muslim Marriage News
Muslim law allows girls to marry anyone on attaining puberty, rules Punjab and Haryana High Court
The court was hearing a plea by a Muslim couple, seeking protection from their families, who were against their marriage owing to the age difference between the man and the girl
SC verdict on triple talaq not the game changer Muslim women were looking for; it fails to alter gender dynamics
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court passed a landmark judgment on the practice of talaq-e-biddat or instant triple talaq, calling it “manifestly arbitrary” and against the basic tenets of Islam".
SC verdict on triple talaq, a legal reading: Judgment welcome, but doesn't address sex discrimination
While the majority judges agreed on the outcome of striking down instantaneous triple talaq as unconstitutional, they took two different routes to arrive at that outcome.
Supreme Court decision on triple talaq: Where do political parties stand on archaic Muslim divorce law?
In the SC's verdict on triple talaq the minority asked the Centre to bring in legislation on the issue. Here is the stance taken by various parties on the issue.
SC decision on triple talaq highlights: BJP claims credit for judgement, says political will led to decisive ruling
The Supreme Court would on Tuesday pronounce a historic judgement on the controversial issue of whether the practice of 'triple talaq' among Muslims is fundamental to the religion.
Indian law vs personal law: A Muslim child marriage focuses debate
The lacunae in the law, the justification of traditional practices in the name of caste and religion, the inability of the victims to protest, as well as lack of awareness keep this shameful practice of child marriage going.