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More ministries needed in India

It may not be a bad idea to form a ministry to tackle the “triple talaq” issue.

24 Jan 2018 12:10 AM

Most muslims in favour of triple talaq ban: Naqvi

The government is very keen on the bill and will revisit the matter in the budget session starting January 29.

09 Jan 2018 5:39 AM

Talaq bill against gender justice, minority rights

How will a poor Muslim woman endure the rigours of a criminal trial to prove her case?

08 Jan 2018 2:18 AM

Don’t force divorce!

This also creates the impression of practically each married Muslim woman living with the issue of triple talaq hanging around her like a sword.

08 Jan 2018 1:52 AM

Son and I want to survive: UP Muslim woman after receiving talaq via SMS

The victim was allegedly being harassed by her in-laws as they were demanding a vehicle from her as dowry.

06 Jan 2018 9:06 PM


Triple talaq, safety, nutrition, trafficking top issues concerning women in 2017

The bill makes giving triple talaq punishable by up to three years in jail. The offence is cognisable and non- bailable.

06 Jan 2018 3:06 AM

Triple talaq: Government eyes Ordinance

Move will outmanoeuvre Opp, give govt time to have favourable RS numbers.

05 Jan 2018 1:16 AM

Government, Opposition spar over triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha

The Opposition on its part claimed it had managed to corner and stall the government’s move to push the bill through in the Upper House.

04 Jan 2018 2:32 AM

Rajya Sabha to take up triple talaq today, vote division likely

Govt against referring bill to select committee.

03 Jan 2018 1:12 AM

Criminalising instant talaq: Find a better way

The government had earlier argued against making marital rape a crime on the pretext that it would break down the institution of the family.

03 Jan 2018 12:06 AM


Fight for gender justice gets a push from judiciary

The most sensational one was the exploitation of women in Haryana’s Sirsa where misdeeds of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

02 Jan 2018 1:21 AM

Would work for women’s right, says Ishrat Jahan after joining BJP

Ishrat Jahan said, 'Mamta ji, being a woman, should support me but I never got any help or support from her.'

01 Jan 2018 2:46 PM

Triple talaq petitioner Ishrat Jahan joins BJP

Ishrat was one of the 5 petitioners in the triple talaq case. Her husband had divorced her over the phone in 2014 by saying 'talaq' thrice.

01 Jan 2018 7:42 AM

Triple talaq bill to face Rajya Sabha test January 2

The bill might run into trouble in the House of Elders where the Congress and the BJP stare eyeball to eyeball with 57 members each.

30 Dec 2017 1:12 AM

Triple talaq bill should punish offender for 10 yrs: UP Shia Waqf Board

UP Shia Waqf Board chairman lashed out at AIMPLB for opposing the bill and said that it is trying to make India, Afghanistan.

29 Dec 2017 9:38 AM


Year ender 2017: Joys and sorrows; judgements that left a mark this year

2017 has been a noteworthy year with SC of India and other subordinate courts passing landmark decisions having a strong impact on people.

26 Dec 2017 4:45 PM

Congress may oppose triple talaq bill

Singhvi said the party would support the bill if it was within the Supreme Court’s verdict.

16 Dec 2017 1:10 AM

'Triple talaq' an offence, Union cabinet clears Muslim Women Bill

The bill proposes three-year jail with no scope for bail for 'triple talaq', a practice that allows instant divorce to Muslim men.

15 Dec 2017 3:28 PM

Cabinet to take up bills on triple talaq, transgenders

The bill defines a transgender person as one who is partly female or male or a combination of female and male, or neither female nor male.

15 Dec 2017 1:40 AM

Woman divorced for ‘backing PM’

The husband, Danish, on the other hand, defended himself saying that he divorced his wife over her extra-marital affairs.

11 Dec 2017 12:27 AM