During the arguments, the CJI asked the counsel what had prevented Parliament from enacting a law to ban “triple talaq”.
12 May 2017 1:23 AM
But some clerics reiterated their stance that the petitions challenging the validity of triple talaq were politically motivated.
11 May 2017 6:17 PM
Central Government makes rules but in my opinion the apex court should not interfere into it, Kapil Sibal said.
11 May 2017 4:01 PM
The bench said the issue of polygamy among Muslims may not be deliberated upon by it as this aspect is unrelated to triple talaq.
11 May 2017 11:37 AM
Board said that though pronouncement of triple talaq is considered to be a sin, it is still a valid and effective form of divorce.
11 May 2017 2:17 AM
The court was hearing the petition of a Varanasi woman who had accused her husband of torturing her for dowry and then divorcing her.
10 May 2017 4:54 AM
Modi told party leaders at the BJP national executive meeting in Bhubaneswar last month to reach out to the backward Muslims.
10 May 2017 4:38 AM
The delegation members appreciated the Prime Minister's stand on the issue of Triple Talaq, the statement said.
09 May 2017 9:27 PM
The court further said the basic and human rights cannot be exploited on the basis of gender.
09 May 2017 1:40 PM
Voices from the Muslim community are eager to make a point that oral triple talaq undermines the dignity of women and has no place in Islam.
07 May 2017 3:14 PM
Muslim women shouldn’t be deprived of constitutional rights, says Amit Shah.
07 May 2017 4:27 AM
Modi's stand on triple talaq alone is not sufficient. It needs to go beyond that: Hasina Khan, an intervenor in Shayara Bano case.
06 May 2017 7:49 PM
In a case of any dispute with his wife, a man should raise the matter with the panchayat which will try to resolve it.
06 May 2017 8:14 AM
Bano, in her complaint, said she was beaten and tortured every day and even suffered a miscarriage too.
05 May 2017 2:36 AM
Amreen Bano, 24, has accused her husband of constant physical violence and said she was beaten and tortured.
04 May 2017 11:52 AM
The SC bench has asked Khurshid, who is a senior advocate, to file his written submissions in the case.
03 May 2017 12:14 PM
Many Muslim men in India have lately strayed far from the original Qoranic injunction.
01 May 2017 1:12 AM
Congress leader Madhu Goud Yaskhi said that since the BJP has come to power, they go after issues which are bound to cause divisiveness.
30 Apr 2017 12:25 PM
Muslim scholar says it's a non-issue, government should concentrate on reducing the violation of talaq instead of the idea of scrapping it completely.
30 Apr 2017 6:13 AM
Denying education to Muslim women and vote-bank politics are the primary causes.
30 Apr 2017 6:04 AM