TRIPLE TALAQ LAW
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...
Triple talaq bill about woman empowerment, justice not politics: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Prasad told the Lok Sabha that the bill has made the off...
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.
Women hail instant Talaq Bill but toe community line while voting
While travelling through Western UP, it was felt that even though women gave a thumbs-up to the govt for its efforts to criminalise Triple Talaq, they seem unlikely to vote for the BJP.
Uniform civil code neither necessary nor desirable: Law panel
The panel, whose three-year term ended today, said diversity of Indian culture should be celebrated, but specific groups, or weaker sections of the society must not be "disprivileged in the process".
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
In its first Parliament session, government plans to convert 10 ordinances into law
The ordinances were issued in February-March this year by the previous government as these could not be converted into Acts of Parliament in the last session of the 16th Lok Sabha.
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.
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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