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Congress to oppose Triple Talaq Bill in Rajya Sabha

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019. It will replace the ordinance promulgated in February.

published on : 13th June 2019

Bill to ban triple talaq to be reintroduced in Parliament: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The opposition had been opposing provisions of the bill in Rajya Sabha where the government lacked numbers to ensure its passage.

published on : 3rd June 2019

HIGHLIGHTS | Lok Sabha passes historic Triple Talaq bill

Almost all opposition parties were demanding that the bill be sent to the Joint Select Committee(JSC) and staged a walkout when their demand was rejected by the government.

published on : 27th December 2018

Parliament winter session Day 9: Triple talaq bill to be discussed in Lok Sabha today

The fresh bill, which prohibits divorce of Muslim couples by pronouncing 'talaq' (divorce) three times by their husbands, was first introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday.

published on : 21st December 2018

Parliament winter session: Fresh bill introduced in Lok Sabha to make triple talaq penal offence

Under the proposed law, giving instant triple talaq will be illegal and void and will attract a jail term of three years for the husband.

published on : 17th December 2018

Instant 'triple talaq' ordinance has six months validity, will not entertain pleas against it: SC

Under the ordinance, instant 'triple talaq' has been declared as illegal and void and will attract a jail term of three years for the husband.

published on : 2nd November 2018

Activists condemn government's decision to make triple talaq penal offence, call it 'politicised move'

The Union cabinet has cleared an ordinance to make the practice of instant triple talaq a penal offence.

published on : 19th September 2018

Narendra Modi government treating triple talaq issue like a 'political football': Congress

Surjewala said the Congress had objected that if a man is jailed, how will women get allowance and how can care be ensured to their children.

published on : 19th September 2018

It is a welcome step: Petitioner Ishrat Jahan on Union cabinet's decision on triple talaq

Jahan moved court after she was divorced by her husband over phone from Dubai by uttering 'talaq' thrice consecutively in 2014.

published on : 19th September 2018

Triple talaq ordinance a huge step towards women empowerment: BJP

The Union cabinet cleared an ordinance to make the practice of instant triple talaq a penal offence on Wednesday.

published on : 19th September 2018

Union Cabinet approves ordinance to ban triple talaq

The government wants to introduce the triple talaq bill to ‘set aside’ the centuries-old practice of instant divorce being practised by Muslim community.

published on : 19th September 2018

Bill criminalising Triple Talaq tabled in Lok Sabha: Who said what in the debate

A bill to make instant triple talaq illegal and void and awarding a jail term of three years for the husband, was introduced in the Lok Sabha today. Here is what various parties had to say:

published on : 28th December 2017