TRIPLE TALAQ LAW
Arun Jaitley reminds Rahul Gandhi about his father's "monumental mistake" on Triple Talaq
His comments came after Congress reportedly promised to scrap the triple talaq law if the party comes to power in the general elections.
UP BJP to appoint 100 women as ‘Teen Talaq Pramukhs’ in January
The party had decided to appoint these pramukhs in each of its ‘organisationa...
Uniform civil code neither necessary nor desirable: Law panel
The panel, whose three-year term ended today, said diversity of Indian culture ...
Triple talaq bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha on Monday, Congress says won't let it pass
The bill was cleared by the Lok Sabha on Thursday amid a walkout by the Opposition.
We won't let triple talaq bill be passed in Rajya Sabha: Congress leader
The party would join hands with those parties with which it can ally with to defeat the bill in the present form, he told reporters here.
Government mulls ordinance on triple talaq
The All India Muslim Personal Law Board and various women's groups too are ranged against the bill. The women's groups are particularly opposed to the criminal provisions in the bill.
Instant Triple talaq ordinance faces tough Rajya Sabha test
With government now opting for an ordinance, opposition parties contend that the real intention is to provide BJP “propaganda” in the ensuing election season.
Triple talaq bill about woman empowerment, justice not politics: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Prasad told the Lok Sabha that the bill has made the offence compoundable, meaning that the case can be withdrawn if the man and his estranged wife reach a compromise, and that only the wife and her close relatives can file an FIR, ruling out the law's misuse.
Triple talaq ordinance a huge step towards women empowerment: BJP
The Union cabinet cleared an ordinance to make the practice of instant triple talaq a penal offence on Wednesday.
Illegal migrants are SP, BSP vote bank: Amit Shah
He said “from Kashmir to Kanyakumari”, every “intruder” will be sent home if the BJP returns to power.
ET View: Instant triple talaq needed teeth, & gets them
Instantaneous triple talaq, either orally or in written form, is a serious blot that is not only anti-woman, but also anti-Muslim.
Open to personal law changes within Islam tenets: AIMPLB
The AIMPLB will make its opposition clear over the issue of adoption. In Islam, adoption is prohibited for the fear of sexual relations between the adoptive parents and child, the board claimed.
Republic Day’s gift
If our Constitution were disrespected, we would not have wanted to enter its control room, as often as we do, to justify our political positions.
Why Congress continues to oppose triple talaq bill: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Ravi Shankar Prasad said the bill should not be opposed by Sonia Gandhi, Mayawati and Mamata Banerjee as it seeks to achieve gender equality.
Ayodhya case, triple talaq to be discussed at Muslim Personal Law Board's meet
AIMPLB spokesperson Maulana Khalilurrehman Sajjad Nomani today said that the annual general meeting of the board will be held in Hyderabad on February 10 and 11.
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