Triple Talaq Ban
18 Jul 2019
Kolkata BJP leader Ishrat Jahan, who was a prominent petitioner in the triple talaq case in the Supreme Court, was allegedly threatened and verbally abused for attending a Hanuman Chalisa recital in AC market, Howrah, on Tuesday.
01 Jul 2019
A woman asked for Rs. 30 to buy vegetables, and her husband decided to divorce her by uttering talaq thrice. Not only this, but he also thrashed her and gave her electric shocks.
27 Dec 2018
After four hours of heated debate, the Triple Talaq Bill was passed in the Lok Sabha on Thursday.
19 Sep 2018
On Wednesday, the Union Cabinet cleared Triple Talaq ordinance after it wasn't passed through both the Houses of Parliament in the monsoon session.
18 Aug 2018
Amid the controversy over triple talaq, a woman in Yamunanagar district of Haryana turned the tables on her husband, using the contentious practice to "divorce" him.
10 Aug 2018
The much-awaited triple talaq bill, which was expected to be taken up in the Rajya Sabha today, has been deferred.
23 Jul 2018
A Samajwadi Party (SP) leader has added another item to the list of most bizarre justifications for triple talaq.
26 Mar 2018
Today, the Supreme Court agreed to examine the constitutional validity of polygamy and nikah halala among Muslims. It sought the views of the BJP-led government and the Law Commission about this.
07 Feb 2018
While getting married, Muslim men will now have to promise that they would never give their wives triple talaq.
11 Jan 2018
The instant triple talaq issue has placed government in a bind. They have had to consider legal perspective and religious sentiment to reach an appropriate policy response.
05 Jan 2018
FM Arun Jaitley has unequivocally rejected the "united" opposition's demand to send the government's triple talaq bill to a parliamentary panel for review.
02 Jan 2018
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017 criminalizing instant "triple talaq" will be introduced in Rajya Sabha today.
01 Jan 2018
Ishrat Jahan, one of the five petitioners who challenged triple talaq, joined BJP. Reportedly, she was felicitated by the Howrah unit and inducted into the party.
29 Dec 2017
The Lok Sabha passed the triple talaq bill on Thursday, making the Islamic practice of instant divorce a criminal offense.
24 Dec 2017
The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has decided to request PM Modi to withhold and withdraw a proposed bill which seeks to criminalize instant triple talaq.
21 Nov 2017
Three months after the SC put an end to the controversial Islamic practice of triple talaq, the government has set up a panel to bring a law to regulate it.
19 Nov 2017
Months after the SC banned triple talaq, an AMU professor's wife has accused him of divorcing her through WhatsApp and harassing her for dowry, among others.
30 Aug 2017
After the Supreme Court's recent verdict banning triple talaq, Dargah-E-Ala Hazrat, a body that oversees Islamic schools, has said that it would teach boys the correct way to divorce.
25 Aug 2017
Three days ago, after months of debates, the SC finally suspended the "unconstitutional" triple talaq till the government frames relevant laws.
24 Aug 2017
Hours after the SC suspended the practice of triple talaq, a man in Meerut (UP) divorced his wife using the same provision.
23 Aug 2017
Several celebrities, especially cricketers, have had to face abuses by trolls online for relatively 'normal' things, like when Mohammad Shami celebrated his daughter's birthday, or when Mohammad Kaif played chess with his son.
23 Aug 2017
After the Supreme Court banned triple talaq, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) called for a working committee meeting on 10 September in Bhopal.
22 Aug 2017
When the debate over triple talaq reached the Supreme Court last year for the first time, it made headlines.
22 Aug 2017
The SC today effectively banned triple talaq, saying it is against the basic tenets of the Quran.
22 Aug 2017
Thousands of activists and Muslim women erupted in joy as the SC banned triple talaq. A prominent face among them was Shayara Bano, who led the fight against the practice.