TRIPLE TALAQ LAW
No smooth sailing likely for triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha
Government insiders said that it will bring the bill in the Rajya Sabha on January 2, when Parliament meets in the New Year.
Lok Sabha passes Triple Talaq bill by voice vote
The Bill which makes instant triple talaq illegal and void and awarding a jail term of up to three years to the husband was introduced in the Lok Sabha today.
Plea in Supreme Court challenging ordinance to make instant triple talaq penal offence
Under the proposed ordinance, instant triple talaq has been declared illegal and void and will attract a jail term of three years for the husband.
AIMPLB to request PM Modi to withdraw triple talaq bill
"If government want to stop triple talaq, then it can take our suggestions. We will help in solving the issues under the constitutional provision of Muslim laws."
Shiv Sena hails triple talaq ordinance, wants similar route for Ram temple
The government should take steps to fulfil "at least one promise" made to Hindus of the country, keeping their sentiments in mind, the Uddhav Thackeray-led party said.
Cabinet nod to ordinance to make practice of instant triple talaq a penal offence
Addressing a press conference, he accused the Congress party of not cooperating in the passage of the 'Muslim Women Protection of Rights on Marriage Bill, pending in the Rajya Sabha, because of vote bank politics.
SC suggests government to bring law on triple talaq
Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi, describing instant triple talaq as a "pernicious" practice, urged the court to "step in as a guardian of the fundamental rights".
Why the Triple Talaq verdict will not trigger an instant revolution
Many have long deplored the persistence among Indian Muslims of the practice of talaq-e-biddat, in which a man unilaterally dissolves his marriage, with instantaneous effect.
Eight states lend support to law against instant talaq
The Supreme Court had declared the age-old Islamic practice as arbitrary and unconstitutional in August, but reports of instant triple talaq continued to surface even after that.
Triple talaq victims hail Supreme Court verdict
A cross-section of Muslim women said that the verdict terming the practice as unconstitutional empowered them to live life with dignity on equal terms with their male counterparts.
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