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Sep 23, 2018
'Wrong to brand everything concerning Islam anti-women': Lawyer-activist Flavia Agnes speaks on darul qazas, triple talaqStudies have shown that the main beneficiaries of Islamic alternative dispute resolutions largely consist of women, agitating for divorce, land and other family disputes.
Jan 05, 2018
Congress' stand on triple talaq bill was driven by vote bank politics, not gender justice, says Ravi Shankar PrasadWith triple talaq bill stalled by the Opposition in Parliament, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday accused the Congress of pursuing vote bank politics and not gender justice, saying it has followed the same politics from Shah Bano case in 1986 to that of Shayara Bano in 2017.
Nov 24, 2017
Law banning Triple Talaq would permanently free Muslim women, says Shiv SenaThe Shiv Sena on Friday said if the government decided to introduce a legislation for a ban on triple talaq it would permanently free Muslim women.
Aug 24, 2017
Triple talaq ban: Mere judgment won't suffice; educating and building awareness equally importantIn April 2017, the AIMPLB argued that Muslim personal law permitted triple talaq though it was a sin and also called for the social boycott of instant triple talaq.
Aug 21, 2017
SC to pronounce triple talaq verdict today: A primer on the practice and positions of partiesAs Chief Justice JS Khehar demits office this week, the Supreme Court has geared up to deliver the judgment on triple talaq before the next CJI takes over.
May 11, 2017
Shayara Bano's triple talaq case: All you need to know about her fight for equalityAs a five-judge Constitution bench of Supreme Court begins hearing on a plea challenging validity of triple talaq, here is a look at the Shayara Bano case.
Oct 17, 2016
Muslim personal law: Shayara Bano case outcome may be far greater than that of Shah Bano caseThere are, no doubt, striking resemblances between the Shah Bano case of 1985 and Shayara Bano case of 2016 as regards the plights of the victims.
Oct 15, 2016
Uniform Civil Code: Both govt and AIMPLB should let Supreme Court do its jobThere's a need to right what Shayara Bano’s PIL on triple talaq points out, but to achieve the government should aim for integration, not oppression, writes Sadia Dhailey
Oct 08, 2016
Triple talaq: Govt, courts doing their bit but why have 'liberals' abandoned Muslim women?It is disheartening to find India's liberals, who should have been at the vanguard of banning triple talaq and led the charge against institutionalised subjugation, go AWOL on this subject
Sep 19, 2016
Triple talaq: Why Flavia Agnes' position on Shayara Bano's SC petition is anti-womenThe fight to seek a ban on triple talaq is difficult. How the women fighting for it deserve anything but applause is something Flavia Agnes needs to answer.