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Minorities Day: BJP's Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Speaks On Increased Legal Minimum Marriage Age of Women

Dec 18, 2021 PTI

Minorities Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abaas Naqvi said, those who opposed making the social evil of instant triple talaq a crime or raised questions on removal of restrictions on Muslim women travelling alone for Haj are "professional protesters" of the essence of the Indian Constitution.

Man Booked For Giving Triple Talaq To Wife After She Refused To Pay Rs 5 Lakh To Him

Feb 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The woman also alleged that her husband beat her and forced her to leave the house, and attempts were made to set her ablaze, the official said.

No Bar On Anticipatory Bail For Offence Committed Under 2019 Triple Talaq Law: SC

The competent court must hear the married Muslim woman, who has made the complaint, before granting the anticipatory bail, the bench said

More Muslim Women Joining BJP Because Of Triple Talaq Bill: Kerala BJP Chief K Surendran

Dec 14, 2020 Preetha Nair

Speaking to Outlook, Surendran said that the minority community has reposed faith in the Central government and its development programs.

Hyderabad Woman Given Triple Talaq By Husband In US Over Phone, Seeks MEA's Help

The woman, who lives with her father, in a letter addressed to External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, requested intervention in the matter and help get justice.

26 November, 2020

Man Gives Triple Talaq To Wife In UP; Six Booked


The woman, Safia Bano, in her complaint to police alleged that her in-laws beat her for more dowry

23 November, 2020

Man Booked For Giving Triple Talaq To Wife Over Phone In Maharashtra


The woman, aged 31, had earlier gone to Dubai for a job and recently to Ahmednagar.

25 September, 2019

UP Govt Announces Rs 6,000 Annual Assistance To Triple Talaq Victims


Assuring the triple talaq victims that their grievances will be redressed, CM Yogi Adityanath, in a stern warning to the police, said they too would be punished if it was found that they failed to perform their duty.

13 September, 2019

Those Who Thought They Are Above Law Are Now In Jail: PM Modi In Veiled Reference To Chidambaram


The prime minister Modi was speaking in Ranchi in poll-bound Jharkhand after launching a slew of measures including ambitious pension schemes for farmers, shopkeepers and self-employed persons

08 September, 2019

100 Days Of Modi Government 2.0: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Hardev Sanotra

On the economic front, the government has shown a moon-walk-like approach--unsure of the terrain that it is stepping into, while blasting away on the political front with unknown consequences.

23 August, 2019

Triple Talaq Law To Be Reviewed By Supreme Court, Notice Issued To Centre


Salman Khurshid, who was appearing for one of the petitioners, told the bench that there were many dimensions, including making the practice a punishable offence and jail term of up to three years, which was required to be examined by the top court.


02 August, 2019

Odisha BJP Leader Expresses Regret Over Derogatory Remark Directed At Muslim Women

Outlook Web Bureau

Odisha Assembly Speaker S N Patro then deleted the controversial remark from the House records and barred media from reporting about it.

01 August, 2019

Triple Talaq Bill BJP's Publicity Stunt To Humiliate Muslims, Says AIUDF Chief Badruddin Ajmal

Abdul Gani

Speaking to the media at the Assam Secretariat in Guwahati, the Dhubri MP said the government should, instead, work towards the development of women in the real sense.

01 August, 2019

President Gives Assent To Triple Talaq Bill

Outlook Web Bureau

Parliament approved the bill that makes instant triple talaq a criminal offence, after the contentious legislation was passed by Rajya Sabha.

31 July, 2019

Twitter War Erupts Between Mufti, Abdullah Over Passage Of Triple Talaq Bill

Outlook Web Bureau

PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah engaged in a war of words on Twitter after the passage of the Triple Talaq Bill in Rajya Sabha.

31 July, 2019

OPINION | Passage Of Triple Talaq Bill Victory Of Muslim Women's Fight For Gender Justice

Zakia Soman

It is unfortunate that triple Talaq Bill law did not pass with a unanimous vote in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha.

30 July, 2019

Rajya Sabha Clears Triple Talaq Bill; 'Victory For Crores Of Muslim Mothers, Sisters,' Says PM Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

Most of the Opposition parties objected to the provision of criminalising instant triple talaq, which comes into effect when a Muslim man utters the word "talaq" thrice in front of her wife.


30 July, 2019

'Should Not Be Seen Through Political Prism': Ravi Shankar Prasad Moves Triple Talaq Bill In Rajya Sabha

Outlook Web Bureau

Moving the bill, Ravi Shankar Prasad said the proposed legislation should be not seen through a political prism or vote bank politics, as it aims to ensure gender dignity and equality.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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