January 09, 2021 9:02 am
The facts of the case show that the Act is being as gravely misunderstood as was, and still is, the true Islamic law on divorce.
January 02, 2021 3:50 am
Section 3 of The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act 2019 renders void and illegal pronouncement of talaq by a Muslim man upon his wife and under Section 4 of the law, a Muslim man who so pronounces talaq upon his wife can be punished with imprisonment of up to three years, the court said.
December 10, 2020 5:19 pm
The woman has requested the External Affairs Ministry to ask the Indian Embassy in the US to speak to her husband and settle the matter as soon as possible as there is no one to look after her and she cannot re-marry without any authentic divorce papers.
November 23, 2020 9:57 am
The Supreme Court had earlier banned the controversial Islamic practice of instant divorce, terming it as arbitrary and unconstitutional.
October 11, 2020 1:39 am
While the party has not decided any role for her yet, Bano said she wants to start political work for the BJP from Bihar, which is going to the polls later this month.
August 27, 2020 8:46 am
The impression that the Act has repealed the Muslim law on divorce by husbands in its entirety is not correct. Its provisions are restricted in their effect to talaq-e-bidat, the two forms of which have been mentioned above.
July 31, 2020 2:02 pm
Naqvi said August 1 is the day on which Muslim women were freed from the social evil of triple talaq and it has been recorded in the country's history as 'Muslim Women's Rights Day'.
July 28, 2020 6:45 pm
A complaint filed at the Wadi police station in Vadodara states that the complainant, Azima Banu, 25, and Jabeer Hussain Shaikh got married in 2015. According to Banu, she had a "peaceful" first year of married life.
June 25, 2020 12:50 am
According to the complaint, the woman married Faizal Shaikh two years ago and her husband and in-laws harassed her physically and mentally, police said.
May 22, 2020 6:05 am
On Monday, the couple reportedly had a heated argument when the woman asked him to buy diapers for their son from a nearby shop. “In the fit of rage, the man allegedly divorced her by saying talaq three times,” an officer from Nagpada police station said.
August 22, 2017 10:17 pm
Supreme Court pulled the curtains down on a 1,400-year-old practice of ‘triple talaq’ among Muslims and set it aside on several grounds including that it was against the basic tenets of the Holy Quran and violated the Islamic law Shariat.
June 22, 2020 6:15 pm
The Union Cabinet approved an ordinance making instant triple talaq a punishable offence with a three-year jail term on Wednesday. Here are five things to know about the government's ordinance.
June 22, 2020 6:19 pm
From Red Fort, Narendra Modi pitches to women voters; condemns rape, promises permanent commission for women and triple talaq bill. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i
June 22, 2020 6:55 pm
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