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Ordinance on triple talaq makes it a penal offence; opposition says move 'politically motivated'

While Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad cited compelling circumstances for the Ordinance, its timing could have a lot to do with the forthcoming Assembly elections in five states.

published on : 20th September 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi slams opposition on Triple Talaq Bill

Prime Minister assured Muslim women that his government would not leave any stone unturned to ensure justice to them.

published on : 15th August 2018

Congress, Rahul Gandhi responsible for Triple Talaq Bill not being passed: BJP

Attacking Gandhi, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said the government till last moment tried to ensure the passage of the bill, but Congress stalled its passage.

published on : 11th August 2018

Triple Talaq Bill misses date with Rajya Sabha again

Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu said that the Triple Talaq Bill will not be taken up today as a consensus has not yet been evolved on the issue.

published on : 10th August 2018

Parliament monsoon session Day 17 HIGHLIGHTS: Both Houses adjourn sine die; Rajya Sabha passes amendments to Commercial Courts, Division and Appellate Division of High Courts Bill

The Lok Sabha had yesterday approved the amendments to the Triple Talaq bill which will be heard in the Upper House today.

published on : 10th August 2018

Why Congress continues to oppose Triple Talaq Bill: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Union Law Minister also questioned demands to remove the provision of up to three-year jail term for the husband for giving instant triple talaq to his wife.

published on : 10th August 2018

Will support Triple Talaq Bill if alimony provision added: Congress women's chief

Sushmita Dev alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party government was trying to strike a quid pro quo with the passing of the Muslim Women Bill and the Women's Reservation Bill.

published on : 22nd July 2018

National Commission for Minorities seeks all-party support for passage of triple talaq bill  

NCM chairman Syed Ghayorul Hasan Rizvi said the criminalisation of this practice is a must for the upliftment of the minorities in the country.

published on : 19th July 2018

Parliament monsoon session from July 18, Triple Talaq Bill on top agenda

The Monsoon session of Parliament is set to begin on July 18 and end on August 10 with the Triple Talaq Bill among the legislative items topping the government's agenda.

published on : 25th June 2018

Triple talaq bill: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad urges support of Sonia Gandhi, Mayawati, Mamata Banerjee

However, he skirted the question on whether the government will bring an ordinance to make the practice of instant triple talaq a criminal offence if a political consensus eludes the issue.

published on : 18th June 2018

Will stop Triple Talaq Bill at any cost, says Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu

25 residential schools to be started for minorities, Wakf Tribunal to be formed

published on : 17th June 2018

Triple Talaq not a religious issue: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Prasad while addressing an event here said that despite Supreme Court's ruling and Lok Sabha passing the Bill against the practice, triple talaq was still prevalent in states like Telangana and UP.

published on : 1st June 2018

Awarding three-year jail term for guilty in Triple talaq case is atrocious: Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad

Azad said that the party outrightly rejects the ordinance proposed by the Centre saying that the decision is just a way to divide the husband and wife.

published on : 4th May 2018

Muslim women protest against triple talaq bill in Mumbai, calls it defective and legally flawed 

Hundreds of burqa-clad women participated in the silent protest holding placards printed with slogans opposing the bill.

published on : 31st March 2018

Muslim women in Rajasthan's Sikar take to streets against Triple Talaq Bill

Burkha-clad women held a protest march against Triple Talaq Bill in Rajasthan's Sikar, which criminalises the practice of instant divorce.

published on : 13th March 2018
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