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Muslim women shower flower petals on an artist dressed as Lord Ram, to celebrate the groundbreaking ceremony of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya, organised by Yuva Sanskritik Manch in Bhopal.

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Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi poses for a group photo with Muslim women during a virtual conference on Muslim Women Rights Day, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani honours a Muslim woman during a virtual conference on Muslim Women Rights Day, in New Delhi.

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Women perform 'Aarti' of Lord Rama, as they pray for the country to get rid of coronavirus, during Rama Navami celebration in Varanasi.

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Models display a creation by Anggia during the Muslim Fashion Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Models display Muslim cloth during the Muslim Fashion Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia. The event was held to mark the upcoming holy fasting month of Ramadan.

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Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra meets with Muslim women who have been agitating against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC), at Bilariyaganj in Azamgarh.

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Woman on wheelchair arrives at a polling booth to cast her vote during the Delhi Assembly elections in Jamia Nagar, Okhla.

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Voters show their finger marked with indelible ink after casting vote during the Delhi Assembly elections at Jamia Nagar polling station, in New Delhi.

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A girl holds a tri-colour near the site of the ongoing protest against Citizenship Amendment Act, at Shaheen Bagh in New Delhi.

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Women offer 'namaz' on a road near the site of the ongoing protest against Citizenship Amendment Act, at Shaheen Bagh in New Delhi.

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Women participate in a protest against a new citizenship law that opponents say threatens India's secular identity, in Mumbai.

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A child cries as women participate in a protest against a new citizenship law that opponents say threatens India's secular identity, in Mumbai.

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Muslim women read the holy Quran during their 24hr-long protest dharna against NRC and CAA, in Kolkata

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Iranian women wear their country's flag on their shoulders at the Azadi Stadium for the 2022 World Cup qualifier soccer match between Iran and Cambodia, in Tehran, Iran.

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Iranian women cheer during a soccer match between their national team and Cambodia in the 2022 World Cup qualifier at the Azadi (Freedom) Stadium in Tehran, Iran. Iranian women were freely allowed into the stadium for the first time in decades. The decision follows the death of a young woman who set herself on fire after hearing she could face prison time for sneaking into an Iranian soccer match disguised as a man.

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Muslim women members of BJP take part the party's Jan Jagran program on Article 370, in Patna

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A Muslims woman walks with her kids dressed up as Lord Krishna during 'Janmashtami' celebrations at a school, in Patiala.

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Muslim women flash the victory sign as they celebrate the passage of triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha, in Bhopal.

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Muslim women celebrate the passage of Triple Talaq Bill in the Rajya Sabha, at BJP office in Patna.

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Muslim women celebrate the passage of Triple Talaq Bill in the Rajya Sabha, at BJP office in New Delhi.

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Muslim women celebrate the passage of Triple Talaq Bill in the Rajya Sabha, at BJP office in New Delhi.

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Muslim women celebrate the passage of Triple Talaq Bill in the Rajya Sabha, at BJP office in New Delhi.

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Muslim women celebrate after the triple talaq bill was passed in the Rajya Sabha, in Varanasi.

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Muslim women celebrate after the triple talaq bill was passed in the Rajya Sabha, in Varanasi.

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Muslim women celebrate after the passage of triple talaq bill in the Rajya Sabha, in Lucknow.

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Muslim women shop for hijab near the Charminar monument in Hyderabad.

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Muslim women ride a cycle rickshaw in New Delhi. India's parliament has approved a bill to end the Muslim practice of instant divorce nearly two years after the Supreme court held that it violated the constitutional rights of Muslim women.

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A parent takes a photo with her child dressed as Lord Vithal - Rukmini during Ashadhi Ekadashi celebration, in Solapur.

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BJP National General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya with new members at the launch of BJP nationwide membership campaign, in Bhopal.

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A woman feeds langurs, in Ajmer, Rajasthan.

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Muslim women display the indelible ink mark on their index fingers after casting their vote in Mumbai

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Burqa clad women show their inked marked finger after casting vote during the third phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, at a polling station in Moradabad

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Burqa clad women arrive to cast their vote during the third phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, at a polling station in Rampur

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Muslim Mahila Foundation members offer prayers to Lord Rama on the occasion of Ram Navami festival in Varanasi.

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A burqa-clad Muslim woman in the walled city area of New Delhi. A united opposition in the Lok Sabha pitched for referring the triple talaq bill to a 'joint select committee' of Parliament, claiming its provisions were unconstitutional and that there was a need for a greater scrutiny of the draft law.

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Indian Muslim women stand in a queue to cast their votes in Hyderabad.

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Muslim women feed a troop of langurs, in Pushkar.

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The BJP gives itself credit for the Supreme Court verdict on triple talaq

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Women line up outside a pooling station during Parliamentary election in western Herat city, Afghanistan.

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Muslim women cut a cake ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday, in Varanasi

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Muslim women tie rakhis to cows on the occasion of Rakshabandhan festival, in Lucknow.

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Muslim Mahila Foundation activists pose for photograph with handmade rakhis ahead of Raksha Bandhan Festival, in Varansai.

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Jamiyyathul Ahlul Quran Wa Hadees (JAQH) group women members offer 'namaz' on the occassion of Eid-al-Adha festival at Ayisha Mahal ground in Coimbatore.

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Muslim women take part in tiranga yatra at Chandni Chowk, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women take part in tiranga yatra at Chandni Chowk, in New Delhi.

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Burqa-clad women walk through flood waters at Balimukh village, in Morigaon district of Assam.

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Members of Muslim Mahila Foundation perform yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga (IYD 2018), in Varanasi.

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A students performs yoga to mark the 4th International Day of Yoga (IYD 2018) at Kanteerava stadium, in Bengaluru.

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People perform yoga during a programme on the 4th International Day of Yoga 2018 at Sardar Patel Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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Students of Anjuman E Islam High School practice yoga ahead of International Day of Yoga 2018, in Ahmedabad.

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Palestinian women preform at Eid al-Fitr prayers marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, in Eastern Gaza City.

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Indonesian Muslims offer Eid al-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan as Mount Merapi is seen in the background at Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

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Indonesian Muslim women perform during Eid al-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Bali, Indonesia.

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A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel prepared for the festive inauguration of a new U.S. Embassy in contested Jerusalem.

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Muslim women line up outside a polling station to cast their votes in Bangalore.

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Palestinian women hurl stones at Israeli troops during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel.

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BJP Mahila Morcha's minority cell members welcome the party's national president Amit Shah on his arrival in Bhopal.

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A burqa clad woman student, right, throws stone at police vehicle during a protest against the killing of civilians in Srinagar.

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A burqa clad Kashmiri woman student, right, throws stone at an Indian police vehicle during a protest against the killing of civilians in Srinagar.

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A burqa-clad supporter takes selfie with DMK Working President MK Stalin during the fourth day of his mega rally, which covers the Cauvery basin region of Tamil Nadu, seeking immediate constitution of a Cauvery Management Board, in Thiruvarur.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Women from Muslim community gather in protest against Triple Talaq Bill, in Navi Mumbai.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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Muslim women hold placards as they participate in a protest against the draft law for banning "Triple Talaq" at Ramleela ground, in New Delhi.

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A view of a rally taken out by Muslim women to protest against the proposed Triple Talaq bill in Mumbai

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All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) hold posters and participate in a silent rally demanding taking back of Triple Talaq bill, in Kolkata.

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All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) hold posters and participate in a silent rally demanding taking back of Triple Talaq bill, in Kolkata.

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All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) hold posters and participate in a silent rally demanding taking back of Triple Talaq bill, in Kolkata.

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A Muslim woman holds a placard as she take part in a protest against a new draft law aimed at banning "Triple Talaq," a Muslim practice of instant divorce which was approved last week by Lok sabha, in Ahmadabad.

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A Muslim woman holds a placard as she take part in a protest against a new draft law aimed at banning "Triple Talaq," a Muslim practice of instant divorce which was approved last week by Lok Sabha, in Ahmadabad.

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Muslim women holds a placard as they take part in a protest against a new draft law aimed at banning "Triple Talaq," a Muslim practice of instant divorce which was approved last week by Lok Sabha, in Ahmadabad.

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Iranians walk past a decorated wall in downtown Tehran, Iran. Tens of thousands of Iranians took part in pro-government demonstrations in several cities across the country, Iranian state media reported, a move apparently seeking to calm nerves after a week of protests and unrest that have killed at least 21 people.

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Muslim girls take selfie in front of Jama Masjid in New Delhi. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights of Marriage) Bill, 2017, which makes instant triple talaq illegal and void, was passed by the Lok Sabha.

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A group of muslim women at a market in the walled city area of Delhi. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights of Marriage) Bill, 2017, which makes instant triple talaq illegal and void, was introduced in Parliament.

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A woman adjusts her veil at a shop in the walled city area of Delhi. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights of Marriage) Bill, 2017, which makes instant triple talaq illegal and void, was introduced in Parliament.

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Muslim women at a market in the walled city area of Delhi. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights of Marriage) Bill, 2017, which makes instant triple talaq illegal and void, was introduced in Parliament.

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Muslim women celebrating the introduction of triple 'talaq' bill in the Lok Sabha, in Lucknow.

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Muslim voters showing their inked fingers at a polling booth during Gujarat assembly election in Surat.

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Muslim women offering prayers to Lord Rama to promote communal harmony on the occasion of Diwali festival in Varanasi.

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Women offering Eid-ul-Azhu prayers during eid celebrations, at Eidgah in Srinagar.

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Muslim women greet one another as they arrive for Eid al-Adha prayers in Bensonhurst Park in the Brooklyn borough of New York.

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People participate in Eid al-Adha prayers, in Bensonhurst Park in the Brooklyn borough of New York.

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The triple talaq ­verdict is a step towards gender justice

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Muslim women in Calcutta celebrate after the verdict

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Muslims women celebrate the Supreme Court's decision on "Triple Talaq" in Lucknow.

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Muslims women celebrate the Supreme Court's decision on "Triple Talaq" outside BJP office, in Lucknow.

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Muslims women celebrate the Supreme Court's decision on "Triple Talaq" in Mumbai.

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Muslim women react on the Supreme Court's decision on 'triple talaq' in Lucknow.

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