Ayodhya issue: Transfer of wakf land not permitted in Sharia, says AIMPLB

“The AIMPLB expresses optimism that the honourable Supreme Court will pronounce a judgment in favour of the Muslim cause, which will be based on right, fairplay and justice.... It is a test case for basic values of secularism enshrined in our Constitution, AIMPLB stated”

Muslim law board discusses content of submission to panel

Sources said the committee members resolved that contents of the submission should be carefully framed to deter any political party from making it an election issue.


AIMPLB requests non-BJP MPs to reject triple talaq Bill

The letter argues that the Bill is anti-women as it criminalises an offence that is essentially civil as per Islamic law which will only lead to an increase in the number of abandoned women.

AIMPLB to advise women: Settle marital disputes within family, avoid police & courts

Criticising the ordinance, Asma Zehra, AIMPLB executive member said it would create more confusion instead of providing solutions.

Sharia courts in fact

Research has shown that sharia councils are approached voluntarily and are often progressive

Muslim Personal Law Board will not contest if SC scraps Section 377

The Supreme Court is hearing a batch of petitions challenging Section 377 while also reviewing its earlier verdict banning the IPC section.


Each community has right to practice its own personal law: Hamid Ansari on Sharia courts

Former Vice President Hamid Ansari on Thursday backed the proposal of opening Sharia courts in the country and said that "each community has a right to practice its own personal law".

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar objects to AIMPLB charges against him

On March 7, a day after spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar pitched for an out- of-court settlement of the Ayodhya issue (March 6), the AIMPLB had said that only a court order on the matter was acceptable to it.

AIMPLB spokesman booked for sedition

The complainant has alleged that Nomani in his February 9 speech in the general council meeting of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) in Hyderabad had deliberately hurt religious feelings, police said.

AIMPLB plans silent march against 'defective' triple talaq legislation

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