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Kannauj man molests wife, gives triple talaq over dowry demands; case registered against husband, six members of family
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Kannauj man molests wife, gives triple talaq over dowry demands; case registered against husband, six members of family

A woman has alleged that her husband gave her triple talaq after her family failed to meet his demands for dowry, in Kannauj's Chhibramau, police said on Friday.

On a day triple talaq bill became an Act after presidential assent, Mathura police book man under new law for divorcing wife
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On a day triple talaq bill became an Act after presidential assent, Mathura police book man under new law for divorcing wife

On Thursday, Mathura police booked a man from Haryana, who gave instant triple talaq to his wife.

Triple talaq bill: AIMPLB member hits out at Opposition Rajya Sabha MPs who staged walkout during vote
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Triple talaq bill: AIMPLB member hits out at Opposition Rajya Sabha MPs who staged walkout during vote

Questioning role of Opposition in the passing of triple talaq bill, AIMPLB member Maulana KR Firangi Mahali said that if their members were absent from Parliament during such a time, there is no use of them being an MP.

Rajya Sabha clears triple talaq bill; Opposition absentees, walkout by AIADMK and JD(U) help NDA in Upper House
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Rajya Sabha clears triple talaq bill; Opposition absentees, walkout by AIADMK and JD(U) help NDA in Upper House

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill was passed by 99 votes in favour and 84 against, as the ruling NDA, which lacks majority in the Upper House, was also helped by the absence of some members of the Opposition Congress, Samajwadi Party and BSP as well as six members of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and two MPs of YSR Congress.

Triple Talaq Bill passed Updates: Narendra Modi says legislation clearing RS hurdle is 'victory of gender justice'
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Triple Talaq Bill passed Updates: Narendra Modi says legislation clearing RS hurdle is 'victory of gender justice'

Parliament LIVE Updates: 'Narendra Modi said, "Parliament abolishes Triple Talaq and corrects a historical wrong done to Muslim women. This is a victory of gender justice and will further equality in society.'

Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad tables Triple Talaq Bill in Rajya Sabha, says 'it should not be seen through political prism'
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Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad tables Triple Talaq Bill in Rajya Sabha, says 'it should not be seen through political prism'

Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday moved the triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha, saying it has been brought to ensure justice for Muslim women and should not be seen through a political prism

Impressed with Centre’s stand on triple talaq, many Muslim women joined BJP in Hyderabad, says party leader Bandaru Dattatreya
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Impressed with Centre’s stand on triple talaq, many Muslim women joined BJP in Hyderabad, says party leader Bandaru Dattatreya

Former Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said that Muslim women are impressed with BJP's stand on triple talaq and other schemes implemented by the Modi government. He accused AIMIM party of creating fear and hatred against BJP in Muslim women's mind.

Monsoon Session of Parliament: Sonia Gandhi to chair Congress meet to chalk out common agenda to ensure better floor coordination
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Monsoon Session of Parliament: Sonia Gandhi to chair Congress meet to chalk out common agenda to ensure better floor coordination

Sonia Gandhi will chair a meeting of her party's Parliament strategy group to chalk out an approach for the ongoing monsoon session of Parliament.

Triple talaq: Cabinet likely to approve proposal today; may present bill in first session of 17th Lok Sabha
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Triple talaq: Cabinet likely to approve proposal today; may present bill in first session of 17th Lok Sabha

With the dissolution of the 16th Lok Sabha in May, the contentious bill had lapsed as it was pending in the Rajya Sabha. Therefore, if cleared by the Cabinet on Wednesday, the new bill is likely to be introduced in the first session of the 17th Lok Sabha beginning 17 June.

Cabinet may consider fresh legislation to ban triple talaq in meet tomorrow; new bill will replace ordinance issued earlier
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Cabinet may consider fresh legislation to ban triple talaq in meet tomorrow; new bill will replace ordinance issued earlier

The Union Cabinet is likely to take a call on a fresh bill to ban the practice of instant triple talaq in its meeting tomorrow; if cleared, the new legislation could be introduced in the first session of the 17th Lok Sabha beginning 17 June

Govt will bring bill to ban triple talaq again in Parliament, says Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
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Govt will bring bill to ban triple talaq again in Parliament, says Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

The government will bring a bill to ban the practice of instant triple talaq again in Parliament, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Monday.

Centre re-promulgates triple talaq ordinance after failing to get bill passed in Rajya Sabha
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Centre re-promulgates triple talaq ordinance after failing to get bill passed in Rajya Sabha

Under the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Ordinance, 2019, issued on Saturday, divorcing through instant triple talaq will be illegal, void and would attract a jail term of three years for the husband.

Muslim women in rural UP split on the Triple Talaq Bill
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Muslim women in rural UP split on the Triple Talaq Bill

The issue of triple talaq is back in the national hot seat as the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2018 — informally known as the Triple Talaq Bill — was brought up for discussion in the Parliament during the winter session. Speaking with various stakeholders at the local level in Bundelkhand, we find a situation more complex than just a divided house. Muslim women seem split on the Bill for a variety of reasons.

Triple talaq bill to be taken up in Rajya Sabha today; Congress, BJP issue whips to members to be present in House
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Triple talaq bill to be taken up in Rajya Sabha today; Congress, BJP issue whips to members to be present in House

The Congress and the BJP have issued whips to their members to be present in the House on Monday, when the triple talaq bill will be taken up for discussion.

Parliament updates: Kashmir governor told us no party is ready to form govt, hence President Rule, says Rajnath Singh in Lok Sabha
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Parliament updates: Kashmir governor told us no party is ready to form govt, hence President Rule, says Rajnath Singh in Lok Sabha

Parliament LIVE updates: Following All India Trinamool Congress leader Derek O'Brien's prediction on Twitter that the Rajya Sabha will be disrupted, MPs entered the Well and began sloganeering. Chairman Venkaiah Naidu adjourned the House for the day shortly after the ruckus began. O'Brien tweeted a response to the development, and called it "so predictable."

'Don't want people to see ugly scenes,' Venkaiah Naidu adjourns Rajya Sabha amid din; LS discusses President's Rule in J&K
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'Don't want people to see ugly scenes,' Venkaiah Naidu adjourns Rajya Sabha amid din; LS discusses President's Rule in J&K

As the third week of the Winter Session of the Parliament came to an end, the Upper House did not transact much business. As had been the case during the entire session thus far, Rajya Sabha was once again disrupted by protests over the Cauvery issue, and was adjourned.

LS clears triple talaq bill: Congress walks out, Owaisi cries hypocrisy as BJP speaks of 'justice' for Muslim women
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LS clears triple talaq bill: Congress walks out, Owaisi cries hypocrisy as BJP speaks of 'justice' for Muslim women

Almost exactly a year ago, similar scenes were witnessed in the Lok Sabha as the Lower House debated an earlier version of the triple talaq bill.

Lok Sabha passes triple talaq bill with amendments even as Opposition stages walkout; NCW welcomes move
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Lok Sabha passes triple talaq bill with amendments even as Opposition stages walkout; NCW welcomes move

The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2018, commonly known as the triple talaq bill even as some of the Opposition staged a walkout.

Lok Sabha passes bill criminalising instant triple talaq: Stern test in Rajya Sabha and other hurdles for proposed legislation
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Lok Sabha passes bill criminalising instant triple talaq: Stern test in Rajya Sabha and other hurdles for proposed legislation

While the triple talaq bill was passed by 245 votes in favour and 11 against it in the Lok Sabha, it faces a sterner test in the Rajya Sabha.

Parliament updates: Lok Sabha passes triple talaq bill with 245 ayes as opposed to 11 noes; House adjourned till Friday
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Parliament updates: Lok Sabha passes triple talaq bill with 245 ayes as opposed to 11 noes; House adjourned till Friday

Parliament LIVE updates: The Parliament on Thursday passed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, commonly known as the triple talaq bill with 245 ayes as opposed to 11 noes. The house was adjourned till Friday.