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Uttar Pradesh: Man booked for giving triple talaq to wife over WhatsApp

Uttar Pradesh: Man booked for giving triple talaq to wife over WhatsApp

Uttar Pradesh: Man booked for giving triple talaq to wife over WhatsApp. Police have registered a case here against a man living in Saudi Arabia for allegedly giving triple talaq to his wife over Wats App over the dowry issue. According to the information, the woman got married to Hameed in April 2005. The victim

PM Narendra Modi addresses nation on 72nd Independence Day

PM Narendra Modi addresses nation on 72nd Independence Day

PM Narendra Modi addresses nation on 72nd Independence Day. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on the occasion of the 72 Independence Day from the ramparts of the Red Fort. This is his fifth speech after the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance came to power in 2014. After unfurling the Tricolour at the

Bareilly: Triple Talaq victim dies after month-long torture

A Triple Talaq victim, who was allegedly thrashed and confined to a room without food for a month by her husband, died during medical treatment on Tuesday. According to Razia’s sister, the victim, who has a six-year-old child, got divorced from her husband over the phone. Subsequently, she was locked inside the room without any food or

Woman gets dark complexion Triple Talaq

Woman gets Triple Talaq For Dark Complexion

Fresh cases in a triple talaq row have been reported from UP, where women were given divorce on frivolous grounds. In state’s Rampur district, a woman Amreen was given Talaq because of her dark complexion.    The victim said that her husband and his family were unhappy with her dark complexion and the less amount of dowry she

Parliament Budget Session to begin on January 29

The first Budget Session of the Parliament is scheduled to begin on January 29, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said on Friday. The first session is scheduled from January 29 to February 9, while the second session will be held from March 5, 2018 to April 6, Kumar said. Meanwhile, the Budget will be presented

Triple talaq bill

Triple talaq bill passed in Lok Sabha, to be tabled in Rajya Sabha next week

Amidst protests from a few political parties, including those close to the BJP, the Lok Sabha on Thursday passed by voice vote the Bill that makes instant triple talaq or talaq-e-biddat a criminal offence, with a jail term of up to three years.On Thursday, following a day-long and heated debate in the Lok Sabha, the Bill that

Triple Talaq Bill likely to be tabled in Parliament today

Triple Talaq Bill likely to be tabled in Parliament today. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017, which seeks to criminalise the practice of triple talaq, is expected to be tabled in the Parliament by Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday.The draft bill says, “Any pronouncement of talaq by a

Centre likely to introduce triple talaq bill today

The Central Government is likely to introduce a bill on triple talaq in the Lok Sabha on Thursday. Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had, on December 15, said that the Cabinet approved a proposal to introduce the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017, to make instant triple talaq void and illegal. The Supreme

BHU trigger controversy

Questions on Triple Talaq, Alauddin Khilji in BHU trigger controversy

Questions on Triple Talaq, Alauddin Khilji in BHU trigger controversy. Banaras Hindu University (BHU) on Saturday found itself in midst of controversy after questions on Triple Talaq, Halala and Alauddin Khilji appeared in examination papers.The MA History paper had questions such as: What is Halala in Islam?; The rate of wheat fixed by Alauddin Khilji;

Ishrat, Triple Talaq challenger facing trouble

Ishrat, who filed a writ in SC against Triple Talaq facing trouble

Ishrat, Triple Talaq challenger facing trouble. KOLKATA: Ishrat Jahan, who filed a writ in the Supreme Court against triple talaq, is facing many problems in the fight against social discrimination. Ishrat had written a letter to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee seeking protection for herself and children.  But then on Thursday, information received that two

Mohammad Kaif Tweets on Triple Talaq; Gets Trolled

Mohammad Kaif Tweets Supporting SC Verdict on Triple Talaq; Gets Trolled

Mohammad Kaif Tweets Supporting SC Verdict on Triple Talaq; Gets Trolled  

Mohammad Kaif Tweets on Triple Talaq; Gets Trolled

Mohammad Kaif Tweets Supporting SC Verdict on Triple Talaq; Gets Trolled

Indian cricketer Mohammad Kaif on Tuesday used social media platform Twitter to support the Supreme Court’s historic judgment declaring Triple Talaq (divorce) as unconstitutional.  Kaif took to Twitter to share his views. “Welcome decision by Supreme Court to declare #TripleTalaq unconstitutional. Will give Muslim women security. Gender justice is much needed,” his tweet read. The Supreme

Rahul Gandhi welcomes SC verdict on triple talaq

Rahul Gandhi welcomes SC verdict on triple talaq. New Delhi, Aug 22 Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today welcomed the Supreme Court verdict setting aside instant triple talaq and congratulated the women who fought for justice. “Welcome the Supreme Court decision setting aside instant Triple Talaq. I congratulate the women who fought for justice,” he

PM welcomes SC judgement on Triple Talaq

PM welcomes SC. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hailed the Supreme Court judgement on triple talaq as “historic” and said it grants equality to Muslim women. He said the judgement will serve as a powerful measure for women empowerment.The Supreme Court by a majority verdict set aside the practice of divorce through triple talaq among

Uttar Pradesh govt welcomes SC verdict

Uttar Pradesh govt welcomes SC verdict on triple talaq

Uttar Pradesh govt welcomes SC verdict on triple talaq. The Uttar Pradesh government today welcomed the Supreme Court’s judgement on triple talaq, saying it would strengthen the secular foundation of the country.The court by a majority verdict has set aside the practice of divorce through triple talaq among Muslims, saying it was void, illegal and

SC says triple talaq practice void and unconstitutional

SC says triple talaq practice void and unconstitutional

In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court by a majority of 3:2 today ruled that the practice of divorce through triple talaq among Muslims is “void”, “illegal” and “unconstitutional”. The apex court held that the triple talaq is against the basic tenets of Quran.While Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice S Abdul Nazeer were in

Triple Talaq: AIMPLB hopes SC may not interfere in Muslim Personal Law

Triple Talaq: AIMPLB hopes SC may not interfere in Muslim Personal Law

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) expressed confidence that the apex court would not interfere in Muslim Personal Law.  As Supreme Court  is set to announce its verdict on Triple Talaq, on Tuesday. It also supposed SC would not ban the Islamic practice of divorce. Member of AIMPLB and Muslim cleric Maulana Khalid Rashid

Muslim women can opt out of triple talaq, AIMPLB tells SC

Muslim women can opt out of triple talaq, AIMPLB tells SC. New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The All India Muslim Personal Law Board on Thursday informed the Supreme Court that it has decided to issue an advisory to Qazis to give an option to Muslim women to opt out of instant triple talaq before giving

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Firozabad woman given triple talaq for asking Rs 20 from husband

A Muslim woman and mother of two has alleged that her husband gave her ‘triple talaq’ and threw her out of home, when she asked for Rs 20 for her daughters, yet again raising controversy over the (triple talaq) practice.The woman identified as Shazia is currently living in the home of her husband’s neighbours. Married

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Triple talaq: Supreme Court to hear pleas from today

The Supreme Court will start hearing from today on pleas of challenging the constitutional validity of ‘triple talaq’, ‘nikah halala’ and polygamy practices among Muslims. A special bench headed by Chief Justice JS Khehar of the Supreme Court (SC) will hear the final arguments on triple talaq Thursday, but the 5-member bench has been selected