Tag: Muslim personal law

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  • Ordinance won’t help Muslim women

    Ordinance won’t help Muslim women

    The legislation proposed by the Government does not consider how a man jailed for instant triple talaq will be able to meet his maintenance obligations, argues Aftab Alam.

    September 27, 2018
  • A blessing for Muslim women

    A blessing for Muslim women

    The Supreme Court’s judgment on triple talaq or instant divorce will end the pain inflicted on many Indian women in the garb of faith. The practice has been held unconstitutional by a majority vote of 3:2. The court also ruled that this is not an integral part of Islam. Fortunately, there were plenty of signals …

    August 23, 2017
  • Let’s go beyond mere religion

    Let’s go beyond mere religion

    Ever since the BJP led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi took upon itself to protect Muslim women from the scourge of triple talaq in the backdrop of ongoing litigation, the politics over Muslim Personal Law is heating up like never before. Contentious issues are being debated in the popular media with emphatic appeals to religious …

    July 13, 2017