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NCW chief welcomes cabinet's approval of triple talaq bill 16.12.2017 DNA: Recent Columns
National Commission of Women’s (NCW) acting president Rekha Sharma on Saturday welcomed the Cabinet's approval of a Bill to make instant triple talaq or talaq-e-biddat a criminal offence. “We fought because we were getting complaints regarding this. We welcome this move by the Cabinet. I also would like to add that any welfare scheme or policy should not be based on religion. The law should be common for everyone. This move is for the betterment of our society. I want triple talaq to be abolished all together,” she told ANI. The bill termed as the 'Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017' seeks to criminalise the practice of instant divorce in Islam. Cleared earlier yesterday, it will now be introduced in the winter session of Parliament. The Supreme Court, in August, had passed the order terming the practice of instant triple talaq (divorce) as "unconstitutional." Despite the order, there have been sporadic incidents of husbands calling off their marriages through phones or messages ...
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Govt. clears Bill banning instant triple talaq 15.12.2017 Hindu: Home
The Bill also provides for a subsistence allowance of a harassed Muslim woman and her dependant children and the custodial rights of minor children.
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Arbitrary and irrational 10.12.2017 Hindu: Op-Ed
Declaring triple talaq a penal offence does not stand up to first principles of criminal jurisprudence
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SC’s re-visit of adultery law signals a paradigm shift in the court's sensibility 8.12.2017 Hindu: National
A three-judge bench had in 1985 dismissed argument that Section 497 was discriminatory.
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Judicially separated wife also entitled for maintenance as divorced: SC 7.12.2017 News
A bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta set aside the high court's order
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'Behave properly' and don't leave your husband without our permission: SC orders estranged wife 6.12.2017 Hindu: Home
The Supreme Court has ordered a wife to live with her estranged husband, “behave properly,” look after his mother and not to leave him without its permission.A Bench of Justices Kurian Joseph and Deep...
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UP became first Indian state to endorse triple talaq bill 6.12.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The draft 'Muslim Women Protection of Rights on Marriage Bill' was sent by the Centre to the state governments for their views as the practice continued despite the Supreme Court striking it down.
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U.P. becomes first State to endorse Centre’s triple talaq draft bill 6.12.2017 Hindu: National
Uttar Pradesh has become the first State to endorse the Central government’s draft bill that makes instant triple talaq a cognisable and non-bailable offence.The draft law, which provides for three-ye...
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Stop injustice against Muslim women in the name of Islam: Ramdev on Triple Talaq 3.12.2017 Zee News : India National
Several Muslim clerics and leaders, including MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi, have strongly opposed the proposed legislation on triple talaq.
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Decide maintainability of plea by Omar’s wife, family court told 2.12.2017 Hindu: Cities
She has sought maintenance from the former J&K CM
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Instant triple talaq illegal; 3-yr jail term for husband, says draft law 1.12.2017 Zee News : India National
The draft was prepared by an inter-ministerial group headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh. 
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HC tells Omar Abdullah to settle marital dispute in family court 1.12.2017 Zee News : States
The court passed this observation while disposing of petition filed by Omar Abdullah regarding his marital dispute.
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Instant triple talaq illegal; 3-yr jail term for husband: Draft law 1.12.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
Giving instant triple talaq will be illegal and void and will attract a jail term of three years for the husband, according to a draft law aimed to curb the practice which continues despite the Supreme Court striking it down. The draft 'Muslim Women Protection of Rights on Marriage Bill' was sent to the state governments today for their views, a senior government functionary said. They have been asked to respond to the draft urgently, he said. The draft was prepared by an inter-minister group headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh. The other members included External Affairs Minister Sushma Swa
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Instant triple talaq illegal; 3-year jail term for husband: Draft law 1.12.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Under the draft law, triple talaq in any form -- spoken, in writing or by electronic means such as email, SMS and WhatsApp -- would be bad or illegal and void.
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Draft law proposes ban on instant triple talaq, 3-year jail for husband 1.12.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Under the draft law, triple talaq in any form would be bad or illegal and void
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Courts cannot force husband to 'keep his wife': Supreme Court 26.11.2017 India Today| Must Read
A bench of justices Adarsh Goel and U U Lalit said, "We cannot force a husband to keep his wife. It is a human relationship."
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Courts cannot force husband to keep wife: Supreme Court 26.11.2017 Zee News : India National
The Supreme Court has said that courts cannot force a husband to "keep his wife" as it asked a man, a pilot by profession, to deposit Rs 10 lakh as interim maintenance for his estranged wife and upkeep of their son.
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Courts cannot force a husband to keep his wife; it's human relationship: SC 26.11.2017 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
SC restored bail order of Madras HC which was cancelled after husband refused to comply with compromise agreement
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Courts cannot force husband to keep wife: SC 26.11.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
The Supreme Court has said that courts cannot force a husband to "keep his wife" as it asked a man, a pilot by profession, to deposit Rs 10 lakh as interim maintenance for his estranged wife and upkeep of their son. The apex court restored the bail order of the Madras High Court which was cancelled after the husband refused to comply with the compromise agreement. "We cannot force a husband to keep his wife. It's a human relationship. You (man) deposit Rs 10 lakh with the trial court which will be withdrawn by the wife unconditionally to meet her immediate requirement," a bench of justices Ada
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HC grants custody of child to grandparents 25.11.2017 Hindu: Madurai
The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court, hearing an appeal of a grandfather, granted him the custody of his minor granddaughter.Justice J. Nisha Banu observed that the paramount consideration whil...
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