TRIPLE TALAQ LAW
Triple talaq ordinance historic: Amit Shah
BJP president Amit Shah said Wednesday it is also a matter of introspection and guilt for those political parties which forced Muslim women to suffer from it due to their vote bank politics.
Government calls all-party meet before Parliament session
The government will seek the support of the opposition parties in getting crucial b...
Larger Opposition unity over referring bill to a ‘select panel'
Right at the beginning of the proceedings, Congress floor leader Mallikarjun ...
Centre yet to clear stand on polygamy, nikaah halala in Supreme Court
Another petitioner Nafisa Khan wants the Dissolution of Muslim Marriages Act, 1939, to be declared unconstitutional and violative of Articles 14, 15, 21 and 25 of the Constitution.
Triple talaq: All-India Muslim Personal Law Board likely to go to court against criminality clause in ordinance
Some board members are also considering legal recourse to contest the ‘criminality clause’ in the ordinance.
SC dismisses plea challenging constitutional validity 'triple talaq' ordinance
A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi dismissed a plea of a Kerala-based outfit and said it will not like to interfere.
Bills on 10 ordinances lined up for house session starting June 17
The list includes the contentious triple talaq bill, and amendment bills on Jammu and Kashmir reservation, Aadhaar laws, Companies Act and Indian Medical Council Act.
Bombay HC dismisses plea against 'triple talaq' ordinance
President Ram Nath Kovind had last month signed the ordinance, according to which giving instant triple talaq has been made illegal and void, and will attract a jail term of three years for the husband.
Opposition against triple talaq which gives dignity to Muslim women: Yogi Adityanath
"Our country got independence many years ago but our Muslim women will get their actual freedom only when this evil practice ends, " Yogi said.
It is a welcome step: Ishrat Jahan on Union cabinet's decision on triple talaq
Ishrat Jahan, a petitioner in the triple talaq case, Wednesday welcomed the union cabinet's decision to bring an ordinance to make the practice a penal offence.
Triple talaq debate: Opposition demands bill be referred to joint panel
A united opposition in the Lok Sabha Thursday pitched for referring the triple talaq bill to a 'joint select committee' of Parliament, claim...
Lok Sabha passes Triple Talaq Bill after over four hours of debate
The Bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha on December 17 to replace an ordinance issued in September.
Citizenship amendment bill, triple talaq bill set to lapse on June 3
The Budget session was the last Parliament session of the present government.
Triple talaq: Congress issues whip in LS
The Congress has said it is not against the legislation but certain provisions in the bill presented and has sought amendments.
Bonanza for government employees, cabinet approves 3% dearness allowance
The union cabinet today approved an additional dearness allowance (DA) of 3 per cent over the existing rate of 9 per cent for government emp...
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