talaq


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talaq

in Islamic law, the repudiation of a wife by her husband, achieved by a triple declaration.
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Sikar (Rajasthan) [India], Mar 13 ( ANI ): Scores of burkha-clad women held a protest march against Triple Talaq Bill in Rajasthan's Sikar on Monday, which criminalises the practice of instant divorce.
However, the proposed legislation has done little to dismantle the state's trust in the system of personal laws as the triple talaq has remained a subject of controversy since times immemorial.
The way that men use triple talaq should be banned in the country.
It is a sad thing that the Muslim Personal Law Board continues its negative stand on the issue of Triple Talaq.
Triple talaq is a serious issue that needs much greater attention.
Given this simple fact, I find it curious that the Modi government wants to enact a law that criminalises triple talaq and send the man to jail for three years with little chance of a bail.
Talking to media persons on Wednesday, Dr Ayaz discussed the ruling by the Indian Supreme Court regarding the announcement of triple talaq at one time.
It has been a responded party in the Supreme Court on Triple Talaq Case.
MUSLIM WOMEN organisations and aggrieved petitioners before the Supreme Court have rejected the All India Muslim Personal Law Board's move to issue a circular to qazis countrywide to discourage the practice of triple talaq -- terming it as an " eyewash" and " useless exercise".
NEW DELHI -- The Supreme Court of India on Wednesday asked the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) whether a woman can be given an option of saying 'no' to triple talaq at the time of execution of 'nikahnama' (Islamic marriage contract).
NEW DELHI -- On the fourth day of Supreme Court's deliberations on triple talaq, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board told the apex court that the practice is a matter of faith, the Indian media reported on Tuesday.
Muslim women in India have demanded a ban to triple talaq with several women petitioning the supreme court to overturn the practice.