Modi government re-promulgates triple talaq ordinance

Modi government re-promulgates triple talaq ordinance

New Delhi: The government has re-promulgated the ordinance banning the practice of instant triple talaq. Under the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Ordinance, 2019, issued on Saturday, divorcing through instant triple talaq will be illegal, void and would attract a jail term of three years for the husband. A Bill to convert the […]

Triple talaq ordinance re-promulgated

Triple talaq ordinance re-promulgated

New Delhi: The government has re-promulgated the ordinance banning the practice of instant triple talaq. Under the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Ordinance, 2019, issued on Saturday, divorcing through instant triple talaq will be illegal, void and would attract a jail term of three years for the husband. A Bill to convert the […]

Nitish disapproves of Modi govt’s stance on triple talaq

Nitish disapproves of Modi govt’s stance on triple talaq

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday disapproved of the stance adopted by the Narendra Modi government on triple talaq, saying interaction, and not interference, was the way forward on the contentious issue. Kumar said the practice of instant divorce had come under scanner after a Muslim woman came out in protest, but pointed […]

Triple Talaq bill attack on Muslims: Mehbooba

Triple Talaq bill attack on Muslims: Mehbooba

SRINAGAR Six months after the BJP divorced her party, PDP, to end their coalition government in Jammu & Kashmir, former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti called a press conference at her residence on posh Gupkar Road to lambast the BJP for its efforts to criminalise instant divorce by triple talaq among Muslims. “The Triple Talaq bill […]

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