UP: Husband booked for demanding dowry, pronouncing triple talaq

Nusrat Fatima, a resident of Pipra Adai village under Khondare police station limits alleged on Wednesday that her in-laws threw her out of the house in September last year.

published on : 25th August 2022

Family court can’t restrain a Muslim man from pronouncing talaq: Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court has observed that family courts cannot restrain a Muslim man from performing talaq or marrying more than one person in accordance with the personal law.

published on : 25th August 2022

SC says Talaq-e-Hasan not akin to triple talaq, women have option of 'khula'

In Islam, a man can take 'talaq', while a woman can part ways with her husband through 'khula'.

published on : 16th August 2022

Justice UU Lalit, in line to become next CJI, part of landmark judgements including triple talaq

If appointed, Justice Lalit will become the second CJI who was directly elevated to the apex court Bench from the Bar.

published on : 4th August 2022

Police arrest man for demanding dowry, giving triple talaq to wife in UP's Greater Noida 

The practice of instant divorce through triple talaq was banned by the central government in India in 2019.

published on : 3rd August 2022

UP woman gang-raped, given 'triple talaq' over dowry; husband arrested

The woman in her complaint alleged that her husband used to demand dowry and used to beat her over it.

published on : 29th July 2022

HC asks Muslim man to respond to wife's plea challenging 'talaq-e-hasan' notice

Justice Dinesh Kumar Sharma issued notice to the man, Commissioner of Delhi Police, and SHO of Dabri Police Station on the woman's petition against talaq-e-hasan.

published on : 27th June 2022

SC to hear on Friday plea challenging practice of 'talaq-e-hasan' among Muslims

A five-judge constitution bench, by a majority of 3:2 in which the then Chief Justice J S Khehar was in minority, on August 22, 2017, had set aside the practice of giving instant triple talaq.

published on : 16th June 2022

Plea against 'Talaq-e-Hasan': SC refuses to accord urgent hearing

A vacation bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud and Bela M Trivedi asked the counsel, who mentioned the matter for urgent listing, to mention it before the bench next week.

published on : 25th May 2022

Woman seeks intervention in SC in plea against 'Talaq-e-Hasan'

The plea, seeking intervention, filed by one Qurrat Ul Ain Latif, said the original applicant has benefitted from extra-judicial divorce permissible under the Shariat.

published on : 16th May 2022

Triple talaqs have dipped after enactment of law against it: Minority panel chief

Speaking to reporters in Bhopal, NCM member Syed Shahezadi said she had held talks with Muslim women over triple talaq and other concerns.

published on : 7th May 2022

Magistrate has power to decide on talaq, rules Kerala HC

High Court also notes ‘domestic violence’ does not mean physical harassment alone; it includes emotional or economic abuse as well

published on : 5th May 2022

Gujarat court sentences government ​officer to one year jail in triple talaq case

The court of additional senior civil judge G S Darji sentenced Sarfarazkhan Bihari, a deputy engineer, to a year in jail and imposed a fine of Rs 5,000 on him.

published on : 4th May 2022

Triple talaq trauma: UP woman seeks justice after being divorced five times for dowry

The victim has given a complaint against her husband and his immediate family seeking their arrest and justice for herself

published on : 2nd May 2022

Man booked for giving triple talaq in Muzaffarnagar

According to the complaint lodged by the victim, she was harassed over dowry and when their demands were not met, Aftab gave instant triple talaq to her.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Uttar Pradesh: Muslim women happy on government's Triple Talaq stand, but will they vote for BJP?

During conversation most Muslims blamed the BJP for polarisation of society and for interfering in religious matters.

published on : 12th May 2019

Triple talaq ordinance opposed

The PIL sought to delete clauses 4 to 7 of the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Ordinance, 2018.

published on : 6th October 2018

UPA government did not take decision on triple talaq fearing vote loss: PM Modi 

PM Modi while laying the foundation stone of Talcher Fertilizer Plant said that the project picked up speed only after the Bharatiya Janata Party-led government came to power at the Centre.

published on : 22nd September 2018

Congress hits back at PM Modi, says it does not believe in divisive politics

The reaction came after the prime minister attacked the Congress and Rahul Gandhi over his remarks reported by an Urdu daily and the party's stand on triple talaq issue.

published on : 14th July 2018

Will Congress support issues like triple talaq: Narendra Modi

The Prime Minister also accused the opposition parties of not allowing Parliament to function. 'They don't allow the Parliament to function. They stall the proceedings,' he alleged.

published on : 14th July 2018
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