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Triple Talaq victims hope for relief, want stricter laws against its practitioners

In August, in a historic judgment the Supreme Court had ruled that the practice of divorce through triple talaq among Muslims is "void", "illegal" and "unconstitutional". 

published on : 28th December 2017

Former NCW chief Mamata Sharma hails SC decision of waiving off 'cooling off' period of divorce

The Supreme Court on Tuesday waived off the six-month "cooling off" period for granting divorce under the Hindu law.

published on : 13th September 2017

Triple talaq by postcard: Police verifying marriage legality

The 38-year-old accused had allegedly mailed the triple talaq postcard to his 26-year-old wife earlier. Triple talaq allows Muslim men to get an instant divorce by saying the word ‘talaq’ thrice.

published on : 5th April 2017