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Apr 23, 2018
SC directs Centre to respond to plea seeking to declare practices of polygamy, nikah halala as unconstitutionalThe Supreme Court directed the Centre to respond to a plea seeking to declare the the practices of polygamy and 'nikah halala' as unconstitutional.
Mar 26, 2018
Supreme Court seeks Centre's response on plea against polygamy, nikah halala among MuslimsThe Supreme Court agreed to examine the constitutional validity of the prevalent practices of polygamy and 'nikah halala' among the Muslims and sought responses from the Centre and the law commission
Jan 03, 2018
Opponents of triple talaq bill are peddling false narratives; both judiciary and legislature can initiate reformAny bill which brings criminal sanction must be satisfactorily deliberated in the legislature but the bill's opponents have squandered this opportunity.
Dec 02, 2017
BMMA welcomes Centre's draft law on triple talaq, demands ban on 'halala' and polygamyAn NGO spearheading the movement against triple talaq on Saturday welcomed the draft law prepared by the Centre to curb the practice, but demanded that it should also prescribe arbitration before divorce as well as ban 'halala' and polygamy.
Nov 27, 2017
Formulate Muslim family law, urges Muslim women's group as Modi govt plans to introduce new law to ban triple talaqWith the Centre planning to introduce a new legislation to outlaw instantaneous triple talaq, Muslim women groups renewed the call urging the government to look at the need for Muslim family law.
Oct 02, 2017
Tinder-style dating app that enhances polygamy sparks controversy in IndonesiaLindu Pranayama, the 35-year-old developer of the app called AyoPoligami, said the idea came to him a year ago when he was scrolling through a dating app.
Sep 07, 2017
Triple talaq case petitioner proposes Muslim Family Law on lines of Hindu, Indian Christian marriage actsA petitioner in the triple talaq case came out with a proposal for a Muslim Family Law to govern marriages and divorces in the community on the lines of the Hindu and Indian Christian marriage acts
Aug 22, 2017
Triple talaq issue: SC to pronounce verdict today, AIMPLB confident that court will not ban practiceThe Supreme Court will on Tuesday pronounce a historic judgement on whether the practice of triple talaq among Muslims is fundamental to the religion.
Aug 13, 2017
Supreme Court refuses to entertain fresh plea challenging 'triple talaq', polygamy among MuslimsSupreme Court has refused to entertain a fresh plea challenging the constitutional validity of 'triple talaq', and polygamy practices among Muslims
Jun 10, 2017
Three men father 96 children: Pakistan's skyrocketing population negates economic gainsThree men who have fathered 96 children among them are doing their bit for Pakistan's skyrocketing population, which is being counted for the first time in 19 years.