TRIPLE TALAQ LAW
BJP MPs head most panels, outnumber opposition in committees
In last Parliament session, opposition alleged government was passing crucial bills without scrutiny.
‘Extended’ session may take up instant talaq
Ruling side MPs hinted that the extension, perhaps till August 2, would mean the government givi...
President gives assent to triple talaq bill
The bill, which prescribes up to three years imprisonment for Muslim men giving instant triple ta...
Lok Sabha passes instant talaq bill; JDU walks out
The Bill makes declaration of talaq a cognizable offence, attracting up to three years’ imprisonment with a fine.
Maharashtra: Case registered against Thane man who gave triple talaq, Under new law
Police at Mumbra near here on Thursday night registered an FIR under IPC section 498 A (husband or relative of husband of a woman subjecting...
Those opposing triple talaq bill doing injustice to Muslim women: Giriraj Singh
"Those who are opposing the bill to ban triple talaq in the name of Muslims and religion are doing injustice to our sisters (the Muslim women)," the BJP leader said.
Rajya Sabha passes Triple Talaq bill, awaits Presidential assent to become a law
During the debates in both houses, the opposition raised the issue of 'selective targeting' of religious groups and tried to drive home the point that centre was acting in a biased manner.
NDA2.0's 100-day performance historic: PM Narendra Modi
He said the country must fulfill the dreams and aspirations of the past and present and also prepare for the future from now to ensure a better and happy life for our children.
Triple Talaq, Article 370. Uniform Civil Code next?
Suddenly the possibility of a UCC — though by no means an easy task — does not appear as unachievable.
Surprising that Oppn objecting to Parliament utilising more time to enact laws: BJP
The issue flared up after the treasury benches managed support of several regional parties to pass the RTI bill in Rajya Sabha despite stiff opposition from the Congress, TMC and the Left among others.
Government tables Triple Talaq Bill in Lok Sabha
Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday tabled the Triple Talaq Bill in the Lok Sabha. However, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor objected...
View: Does outlawing Triple Talaq serve a greater purpose for BJP?
Like all parties, BJP ‘cares’ for a section only because, and till the point, this section serves its purpose.
View: Triple Talaq bill fails to address the crucial aspect of 'maintenance'
Ever since the Jawaharlal Nehru led government legislated the Hindu Marriage Act 1956, a section of society has been harbouring a grievance regarding why Muslims were ‘spared’ from a similar reform.
JD(U) will oppose triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha: KC Tyagi
Lok Sabha had passed the bill on July 25 and the nod of Rajya Sabha is now left before it becomes a law and replaces an ordinance.
Cases of talaq is more in Hindu community than Muslims: Lok Sabha MP Badruddin Ajmal
He said that about 68% of the talaqs are in Hindu community whereas in muslim community it is just 26 percent.
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