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Why Triple Talaq must be viewed independently of religion

Today Indian Supreme Court delivered its verdict on Triple Talaq. Despite being a landmark event, India still faces the politically difficult question of deciding if societal reforms should remain prisoners of religion. 613 more words

India

Four Corners of Triple Talaq.

How it all started?

Shayara Bano, a 36 year old lady who belongs to Kashipur of Uttarakhand, has a master’s degree in sociology. In Oct’ 2015 her 15 year old marriage came to an end abruptly. 894 more words

Essay

THE ECHO OF "TALAAQ" & WOMEN

Cinematic context of Triple Talaaq: Exaggeration, romanticism, humour and underlying fact

Triple Talaaq; the concept dawned upon the cinematic genius of B.R Chopra when he roped in Salma Agha for his Muslim social ” Nikaah “. 1,202 more words

Culture

Supreme Court strikes down triple talaq; calls it unconstitutional

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The Supreme Court on Tuesday held the practice of Triple Talaq as unconstitutional with a five-judge bench ruling against the practice in a 3:2 verdict, according to media reports. 309 more words

Bangladeshi Law on Wills: A comparative study

A will is a document that consists of the legal declaration of how a person wishes his property to be used after his death. Unlike a Trust which takes effect right after it is created, a Will becomes enforceable only upon the death of its creator. 473 more words

Legal Articles

What is Muslim Personal Law and why Muslims need it.

The All-India Muslim Personal Law Board is a representative body of all the important religious, political and cultural organizations of the Indian Muslims. Being a… 1,060 more words

Muslim Personal Law

Letter to 'open-minded' Indian citizens - Retelling Uniform Civil code

Dear ‘open-minded’ Indian citizens,

With the Law Commission currently seeking public opinion on the Uniform Civil Code, issues related to the implementation of UCC across India have once again come to the fore. 1,219 more words

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