New law on triple talaq challenged in SC, Delhi HC

A Kerala-based Muslim organisation ‘Samastha Kerala Jamiathul Ulema’ and an advocate Shahid Ali moved petitions in the Supreme court and Delhi High court, respectively, opposing the newly passed law on Triple Talaq. Continue Reading

President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to triple talaq bill

President Ram Nath Kovind has given assent to the triple talaq bill passed by Parliament, turning it into a law which makes the practice of instant divorce among Muslims a punishable offence, a government notification said. Continue Reading