Halala

Sameena Begum, face of the fight against Nikah Halala, facing death threats

Sameena’s troubles began in 1999, when her father, a government school teacher from Sambhal, got her married at the age of 18 to a man in Delhi.

published on : 8th July 2018

Film-maker plans to take the veil off Nikah Halala’s evil face

The film-maker, who spoke to 200 victims from Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, has zeroed in on four case studies for the documentary.

published on : 8th July 2018

Supreme Court agrees for urgent listing of pleas against nikah-halala, polygamy

The bench, meanwhile, allowed Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Centre, to file a response to the petition on the issue.

published on : 2nd July 2018