It may not be a bad idea to form a ministry to tackle the “triple talaq” issue.
24 Jan 2018 12:10 AM
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
How will a poor Muslim woman endure the rigours of a criminal trial to prove her case?
08 Jan 2018 2:18 AM
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
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
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
Move will outmanoeuvre Opp, give govt time to have favourable RS numbers.
05 Jan 2018 1:16 AM
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
Govt against referring bill to select committee.
03 Jan 2018 1:12 AM
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Singhvi said the party would support the bill if it was within the Supreme Court’s verdict.
16 Dec 2017 1:10 AM
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
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
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