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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 05, 2018
Congress doing injustice to Muslim women by opposing triple talaq bill, says Ananth KumarParliamentary affairs ministers Ananth Kumar on Friday accused the Congress of doing injustice to the Muslim women by opposing the Triple Talaq Bill saying that they should learn from the past and let the legislation pass
Jan 04, 2018
Triple talaq: BJP's MJ Akbar told Rajiv Gandhi to overturn Shah Bano case in 1986, has now switched positionMinister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar has received fulsome praise for his speech in Parliament supporting the adoption of the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017.
Dec 28, 2017
Congress' backing of triple talaq bill indicates it's gradually withdrawing from Muslim appeasement politicsThe Gujarat elections first gave a glimpse of what the AK Antony committee of the Congress had suggested in its report on the 2014 debacle -- proactively engage the Hindus.
Aug 27, 2017
Triple talaq verdict shouldn't be looked at as victory for govt or political party, says Arif Mohammed KhanIn an interview with IndiaSpend, activist Arif Mohammed Khan shared his views on the Supreme Court verdict, its implications, and the fate of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB).
Aug 24, 2017
Triple talaq verdict: Need for stringent law for financial security of divorced women says Shah Bano's daughterThe Supreme Court's verdict on triple talaq will help the poor and illiterate women, but a stringent law is needed for the financial security of the community's divorced women, says Siddiqua Begum
Aug 22, 2017
Triple talaq verdict: Parliament must frame new law respecting the heterogeneity in Muslim societyThe new divorce law, therefore, must respond to the anxieties, apprehensions, worries, fears and concerns of a highly diversified legal category called ‘Muslim women’.
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
Mar 12, 2017
UP election results will herald a funeral of 'counterfeit' secularism in IndiaThe counter-secularism forces have registered a decisive victory in UP and this trend is likely to continue through the 2019 elections and beyond.