February 11, 2020 6:52 pm
An offence was registered against Mohammed Ramzan under Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019, which bans instant triple talaq, Bhalumada police station in-charge Ramnath Armo said.
January 11, 2020 8:36 am
Niloufer Syed was allegedly given triple talaq by her husband Moiuddin Syed (36), on April 11, 2019. She had married Moiuddin in 2006 and the two have five children. She currently works as a caterer.
December 31, 2019 3:52 pm
For the ruling party, the year that began with a campaign blitzkrieg for the general elections, that saw BJP securing a clear majority on its own -- a first for any party in three decades -- ended on an unpleasant note, facing protests against the Citizenship Act.
December 30, 2019 3:07 am
Kausar Ansari, in-charge of Rehnuma, Awaaz-e-Niswaan, a group working since 2003 for women facing harassment as well as for their literacy and livelihood, speaks to The Indian Express on the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019.
November 14, 2019 5:21 pm
The woman, Farzana, was forced to undergo a prenatal test. When her husband, Ghalib, came to know that it was a female child, he forced her to abort the fetus, they said.
November 06, 2019 10:23 am
According to police, the woman had filed a case of domestic violence against her husband and in-laws, and police had filed a chargesheet in the case in 2018.
October 31, 2019 7:53 pm
On October 27, Abul Hossain (35) sent a phone text to his wife in India which said he is severing relations with his wife and he considers the marriage over, the police said. Abdul has been living in Saudi Arabia since 2015.
October 18, 2019 5:22 pm
Fatimah Juveria, 24, who has been protesting outside his house to bring attention to her plight, has alleged that her husband got married to another woman after giving her triple talaq.
September 25, 2019 7:19 pm
In an interaction with around 300 women from across the state, the CM called for several welfare measures that should be undertaken for the rehabilitation of such women.
September 13, 2019 8:19 pm
A bench headed by Justice N V Ramana issued notice to the Centre and sought its response on the plea filed by an association which has challenged the validity of The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019.
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.
September 19, 2018 6:20 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.
August 15, 2018 6:16 am
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
August 22, 2017 4:47 pm
March 01, 2017 5:30 pm