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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.
Apr 16, 2018
Islamic clerics term Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill as Centre's 'interference' into Shariah lawA congregation of Muslim clerics has termed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017 as Centre's "interference" into the Shariat law.
Mar 09, 2018
PIL in SC opposing polygamy, nikah halala is good starting point; discriminatory practices in all religions must be questionedAshwini Upadhyay has filed a PIL praying that practices of polygamy and nikah halala should be declared unconstitutional. The petition is a good starting point.
Jan 09, 2018
Anti-US cleric Sufi Muhammad, arrested in 2009 for aiding terrorism, granted bail in PakistanA Pakistani court granted bail to Maulana Sufi Muhammad, an anti-US cleric and the father-in-law of Pakistani Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, eight years after he was arrested on charges of sedition and terrorism
Dec 29, 2017
Triple talaq: Criminality provision is very fulcrum of a much-needed reform, diluting it will kill the billCriminalisation of talaq-e-biddat might not totally abolish it, but definitely take away the threat of divorce from men and make Muslim marriages a more equitable contract.
Dec 28, 2017
Triple talaq bill: Instead of taking refuge in constitutional and Sharia laws, AIMPLB should help end persecution of womenThe Muslim community in India and the AIMPLB needs to stop hiding behind the Shariat Laws to justify ill-treatment of women and their persecution
Dec 02, 2017
Asaduddin Owaisi opposes Centre's triple talaq bill, calls for unity among Muslims to protect ShariatStrongly opposing the proposed legislation on triple talaq, MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday called for unity among Indian Muslims to protect the Shariat
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.
Sep 11, 2017
AIMPLB says it respects triple talaq verdict, but calls govt's stand an 'attack on personal law'AIMPLB said it respects the triple talaq verdict, but considers the centre's submission about all other forms of their marriages as an attack on the personal law.
Aug 24, 2017
Triple talaq verdict: Muslim cleric organisation Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind says SC decision against ShariatThe outfit, which claims to have 10,000 clerics as members, has also appealed to Muslims to avoid practice of instant triple talaq. It asked members of the community not to go for divorce unless there are "unavoidable circumstances"