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Two much? Relcutant to hurt any of his girlfriends, Indonesian man marries both

Apparently, the two women get along with each other and even posed together for pictures.

27 Aug 2019 1:33 PM

Ayodhya more important than polygamy, Supreme Court told

Senior counsels Parasaran added that it was not proper to compare “polygamy” case with Ayodhya dispute.

07 Apr 2018 6:05 AM

Supreme Court to examine polygamy issue

Islamic law says that a Muslim man can divorce and remarry the same woman twice.

27 Mar 2018 1:48 AM

SC seeks Centre's response on PILs against polygamy, nikah halala

The bench said a fresh five-judge constitution bench would be set up to deal with the constitutionality of 'nikah halala' and polygamy.

26 Mar 2018 2:05 PM

SC to hear 4 PILs against polygamy tomorrow

Ban on polygamy and nikah-halala need of the hour, claims petitioner Upadhyaya.

25 Mar 2018 12:53 AM


Supreme Court plea moved for polygamy ban

BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyaya had earlier filed a similar petition to quash polygamy and nikah halala provisions of the Muslim Personal Law.

11 Mar 2018 12:26 AM

Polygamy makes silent inroads into the Valley

Religious leaders have asked people to take a second wife from among widows whose husbands have died in violent protests.

10 Mar 2018 4:52 AM

A lesson to all men

Children from such families have lower levels of academic achievement than those from families with one father and one mother.

11 Nov 2017 12:48 AM

Website helping Muslim men find second wife has 100,00 users in UK

This is despite bigamy carrying a sentence of up to seven years in prison in the country.

24 Oct 2017 12:19 PM

Indonesia sees a dating app for polygamous relationships

People in Indonesia who are looking for polygamous relationship can rejoice as there is a new dating app specifically for that purpose.

03 Oct 2017 1:28 PM


Here's what is keeping men away from marriage

Cheap sex is an economic term meant to describe sex that has very little cost in terms of time or emotional investment.

04 Sep 2017 8:01 AM

First in Nepal: Man, transgender woman register for marriage without law

In 2013 Nepal introduced grant of citizenship with a third gender option and began issuing passports reflecting the same in 2015.

06 Aug 2017 10:19 AM

Is triple talaq part of 'enforceable' fundamental right to practice Islam: SC

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

SC begins hearing on validity of triple talaq with 5 judges from different religions

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

Five-judge bench for triple talaq pleas

The Centre had asked the Supreme Court to decide whether these practices are protected under Article 25(1) of the Constitution.

17 Feb 2017 2:30 AM