Various parties including the Centre, AIMPLB, AIWMPLB and various others made submissions over 6 days.
18 May 2017 2:17 PM
The Centre, earlier on May 11, told the apex court that it opposed triple talaq and wants to fight for women equality and gender justice.
18 May 2017 1:49 PM
She has appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to abolish triple talaq.
18 May 2017 10:44 AM
Islam invested the marriage with firm underpinnings in order to ensure stability of the relationship.
18 May 2017 5:58 AM
Sibal compared the Muslim community to small birds and said the community’s nests must have the Supreme Court’s protection.
18 May 2017 12:55 AM
'It is intra-community struggle between men and women because men are more resourceful, earner and educated,' the AG said.
17 May 2017 7:19 PM
The top court also wanted to know from AIMPLB whether the board's advisory will be followed by the Qazi at the ground level.
17 May 2017 11:33 AM
Sibal, supplemented by saying “this (triple talaq) is something which is not permanent or immutable. It is the community to get rid of them.
17 May 2017 1:14 AM
The Commission believes that the verdict will provide guideline to the panel in drafting its report.
16 May 2017 5:15 PM
But SC wanted to know from the All India Muslim Personal Law Board as to what is the position of e- divorce given on WhatsApp in Islam.
16 May 2017 11:16 AM
Modi government at the Centre has been pushing for a ban on the contentious practice on grounds of gender equality and justice.
16 May 2017 5:05 AM
In Islamic law, a divorced woman has to wait during the 'iddat' period for about three months before she can remarry.
15 May 2017 5:32 PM
The govt will come out with law to regulate marriage and divorce among Muslims if court holds triple talaq as invalid, Rohatgi said.
15 May 2017 2:35 PM
SC said it was keeping open for adjudication in the future the issues of polygamy and nikah halala among Muslims.
15 May 2017 11:26 AM
Muslim women in India have demanded a ban to triple talaq with several women petitioning the Supreme Court, to overturn the practice.
15 May 2017 1:19 AM
Khurshid said something that is sinful in the eyes of the God can’t be legal and ‘triple talaq’ can’t be fundamental to religion.
13 May 2017 2:08 AM
The woman tried to immolate herself after sprinkling kerosene oil demanding registration of FIR against her husband Muzammil.
12 May 2017 5:54 PM
The apex court has stated that it would first examine whether the Islamic divorce practice 'is fundamental to religion'.
12 May 2017 2:46 PM
Senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani also called triple talaq ‘abhorrent’, saying it does not give women equal right to divorce.
12 May 2017 1:36 PM
Navaid Hamid claimed that the issue is religious as the practise is a part of Islam and the petitions against it are politically motivated.
12 May 2017 3:11 AM