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“Govt should thrash out all sticky issues”

“Govt should thrash out all sticky issues”

Panelists say that all opposing sections should be consulted on Triple Talaq Rajya Sabha has taken up the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage)...

Won’t let Triple-Talaq bill pass in Rajya Sabha: Congress

The contentious triple talaq bill seeking to criminalise instant divorce is set to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Monday (Dec 31). Congress said...
The Raging Guha-Mander Debate Deserves Wider Participation

The Raging Guha-Mander Debate Deserves Wider Participation

~By Saeed Naqvi It does not surprise me that the continuing debate on the Op-Ed page of the Indian Express on the Muslim predicament skirts...
FIR against the viral Priya Prakash Varrier's video song for hurting Muslim sentiments

FIR against the viral Priya Prakash Varrier’s video song for hurting Muslim sentiments

Muslim sentiments have allegedly been hurt by the lyrics of the song ‘Manikya Malaraya Poovi’, the song featuring Priya Prakash Varrier who became an...
Women watching soccer un-Islamic, says Darul Uloom cleric

Women watching soccer un-Islamic, says Darul Uloom cleric

The Darul uloom cleric’s decree comes almost a month after the Sunni Muslim kingdom of Saudi Arabia allowed women to watch matches in soccer...
PM Narendra Modi

Anti-triple talaq petitioner Ishrat Jahan joins BJP, hails Modi

Ishrat Jahan, one of the petitioners who had moved the Supreme Court against instant triple talaq, credits Prime Minister Narendra Modi for “revolutionary law”  If...
“The Focus should be on development”

“The Focus should be on development”

Mudda panellists feel that political parties should leave aside caste and religion, and talk and work more on development issues Of late, Prime Minister Narendra...
Why some Muslims are against the triple talaq bill

Why some Muslims are against the triple talaq bill

Mudda panellists debate nitty-gritties of the law on anvil, question its necessity, some want modification of draft to cut short imprisonment, include scope of...

Bill to ban instant triple talaq instroduced in Lok Sabha, Opposition protests

PM Narendra Modi appeal to Opposition parties to support the Bill fails, BJP issues whip to party MPs to ensure Bill’s passage in both...
Narendra Modi Cabinet clears Bill criminalising triple talaq for introduction in Parliament

Narendra Modi Cabinet clears Bill criminalising triple talaq for introduction in Parliament

The Bill makes instant triple talaq a cognisable offence and proposes a 3 year jail term for Muslim husband who gives wife talaq-ul-biddat; to...
Modi govt drafts Bill proposing 3 year jail term for husbands in instant triple talaq cases

Modi govt drafts Bill proposing 3 year jail term for husbands in instant triple...

Bill also provides for a subsistence allowance of a harassed Muslim woman and her dependent children along with custodial rights of minor children In a...
RSS-affiliate Hindu Jagran Manch to launch ‘reverse love jihad’ in UP

RSS-affiliate Hindu Jagran Manch to launch ‘reverse love jihad’ in UP

Beti Bachao, Bahu Lao campaign of Hindu Jagran Manch aims at getting over 2100 Muslim girls in UP married to Hindu men to counter...
UK rejects Trump’s anti-Muslim propaganda on social media

UK rejects Trump’s anti-Muslim propaganda on social media

Muslim body calls it “incitement of violence against American Muslims” The United Kingdom has once again distanced from US President Donald Trump for his anti-Muslim...
Triple-Talaq

Modi government plans law banning instant triple talaq

Amid continuing reports of talaq-ul-biddat being given despite SC order against the practice, Modi government likely to table new law in next Parliament session It...
eid-new-dehli

If Freelance Muslim Spokesmen Do Not Shut Up, Its Advantage BJP

By- Saeed Naqvi It is one of the great ironies of our times that Muslims are a problem for all political parties, except the BJP....

Deoband’s absurd fatwa: posting photos on social media un-Islamic

Darul Uloom Deoband, India’s largest Islamic seminary, says Muslims – men and women alike – should not post their pictures on social media sites An...
Burqa

“Burqa-ban”: Amid criticism, Austria imposes ban on full-face veils

The law, also known as the “Burqa ban”, was enacted ahead of a general election in Austria on October 15, which is expected to...
Rohingya

Almost 90,000 Rohingya Muslims Take Refuge in Bangladesh

In a bid to save their lives, nearly 90,000 Rohingya Muslims, including women, children and elderly have fled Myanmar and reached Bangladesh during last...
Talaq Judgement: Muslim Women A Play Thing in Communal Politics?

Talaq Judgement: Muslim Women A Play Thing in Communal Politics?

By Saeed Naqvi Put it down to my acute perversity, because as soon as celebrations broke out and I glanced at the Supreme Court’s Triple...
Cheer and jubilation as SC declares instant triple talaq ‘unconstitutional’

Cheer and jubilation as SC declares instant triple talaq ‘unconstitutional’

Barring a section of cleric and organisations like the All India Muslim Personal Law Board, political parties, social activists and most importantly the Muslim...
Triple Talaq

Triple Talaq verdict: How the dice rolled in the courts

In a historic judgment, the Supreme Court, on Tuesday, in a 3:2 majority verdict termed Talaq-ul-Biddat or instant triple talaq as “manifestly arbitrary and unconstitutional”;...
Centre willing to enact new law if triple talaq declared void: Rohatgi

Centre willing to enact new law if triple talaq declared void: Rohatgi

Attorney General says Government will bring law to regulate Muslim marriage and divorce. Appearing on behalf of the Centre in the triple talaq case before...
Triple talaq: Supreme Court begins hearing

Triple talaq: Supreme Court begins hearing

AIMPLB defends triple talaq and opposed the petitions The Supreme Court on Thursday began hearing a batch of petitions challenging the practice of triple talaq...
Allahabad HC says triple talaq not sustainable

Allahabad HC says triple talaq not sustainable

Justice Surya Prakash Kesarwani said rights of a citizen cannot be overrun under the guise of personal law Agencies and APN correspondent The practice of triple...
Politicians who polarise people should be punished

Speakers in APN show: Politicians who polarise people should be punished

APN’s Aap ki rai discusses why BJP leaders end up making communally charged statements At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh...

What Muslim Women Want

A view from the ground By Rashme Sehgal What do Muslim women on the ground feel about the issue of triple talaq which they refer to...
Muslim women meet CM on triple talaq

Muslim women meet CM on triple talaq

Led by Farha Faiz, the president of the organisation, the delegation was given a patient hearing By Vikram Mishra, APN, Lucknow A delegation from the...
APN shows the way on triple talaq

APN shows the way on triple talaq

Channel puts forth Quranic perspective on the issue By Abu Turab On the day when the Supreme Court stated that hearings on the triple talaq issue...

'Muslim Women' - 28 News Results

“Govt should thrash out all sticky issues”

“Govt should thrash out all sticky issues”

Panelists say that all opposing sections should be consulted on Triple Talaq Rajya Sabha has taken up the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage)...

Won’t let Triple-Talaq bill pass in Rajya Sabha: Congress

The contentious triple talaq bill seeking to criminalise instant divorce is set to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Monday (Dec 31). Congress said...
The Raging Guha-Mander Debate Deserves Wider Participation

The Raging Guha-Mander Debate Deserves Wider Participation

~By Saeed Naqvi It does not surprise me that the continuing debate on the Op-Ed page of the Indian Express on the Muslim predicament skirts...
FIR against the viral Priya Prakash Varrier's video song for hurting Muslim sentiments

FIR against the viral Priya Prakash Varrier’s video song for hurting Muslim sentiments

Muslim sentiments have allegedly been hurt by the lyrics of the song ‘Manikya Malaraya Poovi’, the song featuring Priya Prakash Varrier who became an...
Women watching soccer un-Islamic, says Darul Uloom cleric

Women watching soccer un-Islamic, says Darul Uloom cleric

The Darul uloom cleric’s decree comes almost a month after the Sunni Muslim kingdom of Saudi Arabia allowed women to watch matches in soccer...
PM Narendra Modi

Anti-triple talaq petitioner Ishrat Jahan joins BJP, hails Modi

Ishrat Jahan, one of the petitioners who had moved the Supreme Court against instant triple talaq, credits Prime Minister Narendra Modi for “revolutionary law”  If...
“The Focus should be on development”

“The Focus should be on development”

Mudda panellists feel that political parties should leave aside caste and religion, and talk and work more on development issues Of late, Prime Minister Narendra...
Why some Muslims are against the triple talaq bill

Why some Muslims are against the triple talaq bill

Mudda panellists debate nitty-gritties of the law on anvil, question its necessity, some want modification of draft to cut short imprisonment, include scope of...

Bill to ban instant triple talaq instroduced in Lok Sabha, Opposition protests

PM Narendra Modi appeal to Opposition parties to support the Bill fails, BJP issues whip to party MPs to ensure Bill’s passage in both...
Narendra Modi Cabinet clears Bill criminalising triple talaq for introduction in Parliament

Narendra Modi Cabinet clears Bill criminalising triple talaq for introduction in Parliament

The Bill makes instant triple talaq a cognisable offence and proposes a 3 year jail term for Muslim husband who gives wife talaq-ul-biddat; to...
Modi govt drafts Bill proposing 3 year jail term for husbands in instant triple talaq cases

Modi govt drafts Bill proposing 3 year jail term for husbands in instant triple...

Bill also provides for a subsistence allowance of a harassed Muslim woman and her dependent children along with custodial rights of minor children In a...
RSS-affiliate Hindu Jagran Manch to launch ‘reverse love jihad’ in UP

RSS-affiliate Hindu Jagran Manch to launch ‘reverse love jihad’ in UP

Beti Bachao, Bahu Lao campaign of Hindu Jagran Manch aims at getting over 2100 Muslim girls in UP married to Hindu men to counter...
UK rejects Trump’s anti-Muslim propaganda on social media

UK rejects Trump’s anti-Muslim propaganda on social media

Muslim body calls it “incitement of violence against American Muslims” The United Kingdom has once again distanced from US President Donald Trump for his anti-Muslim...
Triple-Talaq

Modi government plans law banning instant triple talaq

Amid continuing reports of talaq-ul-biddat being given despite SC order against the practice, Modi government likely to table new law in next Parliament session It...
eid-new-dehli

If Freelance Muslim Spokesmen Do Not Shut Up, Its Advantage BJP

By- Saeed Naqvi It is one of the great ironies of our times that Muslims are a problem for all political parties, except the BJP....

Deoband’s absurd fatwa: posting photos on social media un-Islamic

Darul Uloom Deoband, India’s largest Islamic seminary, says Muslims – men and women alike – should not post their pictures on social media sites An...
Burqa

“Burqa-ban”: Amid criticism, Austria imposes ban on full-face veils

The law, also known as the “Burqa ban”, was enacted ahead of a general election in Austria on October 15, which is expected to...
Rohingya

Almost 90,000 Rohingya Muslims Take Refuge in Bangladesh

In a bid to save their lives, nearly 90,000 Rohingya Muslims, including women, children and elderly have fled Myanmar and reached Bangladesh during last...
Talaq Judgement: Muslim Women A Play Thing in Communal Politics?

Talaq Judgement: Muslim Women A Play Thing in Communal Politics?

By Saeed Naqvi Put it down to my acute perversity, because as soon as celebrations broke out and I glanced at the Supreme Court’s Triple...
Cheer and jubilation as SC declares instant triple talaq ‘unconstitutional’

Cheer and jubilation as SC declares instant triple talaq ‘unconstitutional’

Barring a section of cleric and organisations like the All India Muslim Personal Law Board, political parties, social activists and most importantly the Muslim...
Triple Talaq

Triple Talaq verdict: How the dice rolled in the courts

In a historic judgment, the Supreme Court, on Tuesday, in a 3:2 majority verdict termed Talaq-ul-Biddat or instant triple talaq as “manifestly arbitrary and unconstitutional”;...
Centre willing to enact new law if triple talaq declared void: Rohatgi

Centre willing to enact new law if triple talaq declared void: Rohatgi

Attorney General says Government will bring law to regulate Muslim marriage and divorce. Appearing on behalf of the Centre in the triple talaq case before...
Triple talaq: Supreme Court begins hearing

Triple talaq: Supreme Court begins hearing

AIMPLB defends triple talaq and opposed the petitions The Supreme Court on Thursday began hearing a batch of petitions challenging the practice of triple talaq...
Allahabad HC says triple talaq not sustainable

Allahabad HC says triple talaq not sustainable

Justice Surya Prakash Kesarwani said rights of a citizen cannot be overrun under the guise of personal law Agencies and APN correspondent The practice of triple...
Politicians who polarise people should be punished

Speakers in APN show: Politicians who polarise people should be punished

APN’s Aap ki rai discusses why BJP leaders end up making communally charged statements At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh...

What Muslim Women Want

A view from the ground By Rashme Sehgal What do Muslim women on the ground feel about the issue of triple talaq which they refer to...
Muslim women meet CM on triple talaq

Muslim women meet CM on triple talaq

Led by Farha Faiz, the president of the organisation, the delegation was given a patient hearing By Vikram Mishra, APN, Lucknow A delegation from the...
APN shows the way on triple talaq

APN shows the way on triple talaq

Channel puts forth Quranic perspective on the issue By Abu Turab On the day when the Supreme Court stated that hearings on the triple talaq issue...

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