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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

Burqa-clad Muslim women march in Mumbai for roll-back of Triple Talaq' Bill

Thousands of Muslim women staged a silent protest march at Azad Maidan, demanding the withdrawal of the bill banning 'Triple Talaq' passed by Lok Sabha last December.

published on : 31st March 2018

PIL filed in Supreme Court against polygamy, temporary marriages under Muslim law

The petition has opposed the practice of Nikah Halala, where a divorced woman has to remarry and then get a talaq before being able to marry her first husband.

published on : 18th March 2018

Ahead of 2019, there is hope but little time left, says veteran Congress leader Salman Khurshid

In an exclusive interview to The Sunday Standard, Salman Khurshid also spoke of the party’s debacle in Uttar Pradesh, and its position on the law punishing instant triple talaq among Muslims.

published on : 18th 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

Muslim women board seeks amendment in Triple Talaq bill

The bill, which proposes a three-year jail term for a Muslim man who divorces his wife in any form of spoken, written or by electronic meansif enacted, will make triple talaq a criminal offence.

published on : 13th March 2018

Hyderabad woman files complaint against husband after 'talaq'

Two-and-half months into marriage, a 25-year-old businessman from city has allegedly given talaq to his wife by taking signatures from the woman’s illiterate parents.

published on : 12th March 2018

Triple talaq is archaic, barbaric and insult to women: Former Lt Governor of Delhi Najeeb Jung

He was addressing a gathering after launching a new book by Salman Khurshid -- 'Triple Talaq: Examining Faith' -- which seeks to make the intricacies of the judgement "more accessible."

published on : 9th March 2018

AIMPLB plans silent march against triple talaq legislation 

There are several provisions in the bill which, if it becomes an Act, will create and enhance problems for Muslim women, AIMPLB secretary, Umrain Mahfooz, said.

published on : 27th February 2018

Triple talaq Bill headed for 'noisy death' in Rajya Sabha

Government appears disinclined to send the Bill to Rajya Sabha select committee, as demanded by Congress

published on : 17th February 2018

Muslim women take out morcha against triple talaq bill

Thousands of Muslim women today participated in a silent march to protest the proposed Triple Talaq bill.

published on : 15th February 2018

Remove flaws, will welcome Triple Talaq Bill: All India Muslim Personal Law Board

The board also alleged that the legislation was an attempt to ban the entire system of talaq and deny Muslim husbands the right to divorce.

published on : 8th February 2018

AIMPLB to decide strategy on Triple Talaq Bill at this week's Hyderabad meet

The three-day-long general body meeting of the apex body of Indian Muslims, beginning on February 9, will discuss the issue and evolve a strategy for protection of Muslim Personal Law.

published on : 5th February 2018

Congress trying to stall triple talaq bill: PM Modi

In the winter session of the Parliament, the Triple Talaq Bill was passed in the Lok Sabha, but was stalled in the Rajya Sabha by the Opposition parties.

published on : 4th February 2018

Women condemn President speech on Triple Talaq

Women representatives from as many as 13 Islamic organisations in the city on Saturday came together to condemn President Ramnath Kovind’s recent speech on Triple Talaq and the status.

published on : 4th February 2018
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