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SC: Will address only Triple Talaq for now

On Monday, the Apex Court said that due to the scarcity of time, it only will hear the issue of Triple Talaq at present. It added that it will keep issues of nikah halala and polygamy pending for now; though the Centre on Monday requested deliberations on the later two[Read More…]

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Supreme Court to continue hearing on validity of triple talaq

The Apex Court on Thursday will continue hearing pleas by Muslim women rejecting their religious convention of practising triple talaq. The hearing will be conducted under a five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Jagdish Singh Khehar and four other judges, namely Justices Kurian Joseph, Rohinton Fali[Read More…]

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SC to hear 5,300 cases during summer vacation

The Supreme Court will hear 5,300 cases during the summer vacation commencing from May 11. The cases include important ones like Triple Talaq, Whatsapp user data protection and illegal immigration and section 6A of the Citizenship Act. The apex court registry has issued a list of advance regular hearing matters which[Read More…]

Supreme Court to hear various petitions on Triple Talaq

The Apex Court will be hearing several petition filed questioning the Constitutional acceptability of Triple Talaq and polygamy in the Muslim community. Notably, the Supreme Court had earlier refused to debate the vital issue of uniform civil code (UCC). Although the petitioners had claimed that the matter is sensitive and[Read More…]

Triple talaq unconstitutional: Allahabad HC

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday declared triple talaq as unconstitutional and said that it violates the rights of Muslim women. In an indirect reference to All India Muslim Personal Law Board, the court said “ no Personal Law Board is above the Constitution.” The Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA)[Read More…]

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