Triple Talaq : Day Four Proceedings

A five-judge Constitution Bench headed by Chief Justice of India JS Khehar, along with Justices Kurian Joseph, Rohinton Fali Nariman, Uday Umesh Lalit and Abdul Nazeer is hearing the case in its day 4. The Counsel for the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) Kapil Sibal advanced his arguments by sticking to its stand Read more about Triple Talaq : Day Four Proceedings[…]

Supreme Court to begin hearing on Oppressive and Anti-human Triple Talaq

The Supreme Court will begin the hearing of petitions challenging practices like triple talaq, polygamy and nikah. The circular dated May 5, 2017 uploaded on the Supreme Court website states, “Take notice that the matter shown below which is to be heard by constitution bench consisting of five honorable judges will be listed from Thursday 11th May, 2017”. Read more about Supreme Court to begin hearing on Oppressive and Anti-human Triple Talaq[…]

Who Is Hindu Defines Supreme Court

The Supreme Court  said it will not re-examine its 1995 verdict on Hindutva at this stage as it is not the reference for hearing electoral malpractice issues.A seven-judge constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice T S Thakur, said the court will not go into the larger debate as to what is Hindutva or what is Read more about Who Is Hindu Defines Supreme Court[…]

30 years Of Shah Bano, Justice Denied

We can’t allow the lives of Muslim daughters, sisters and mothers to be ruined,” said Prime Minister Narendra Modi, decrying triple talaq. Whether right-wing or liberal, the “plight” of the Muslim woman seems to touch a chord with everyone. But apart from evoking on Orientalist stereotypes about the veiled and victimized Muslim woman, few have Read more about 30 years Of Shah Bano, Justice Denied[…]