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Lok Sabha passes Triple Talaq Bill; Congress, TMC, JD(U) walked out

The Bill, which was passed with 302 votes in favour and 82 against in a division, will now be tabled in Rajya Sabha.

25 Jul 2019 6:54 PM

PDP not to support government on RTI bill in Rajya Sabha

‘Jammu and Kashmir has its own RTI Act 2009. No question of supporting the RTI bill in Rajya Sabha,’ the PDP also said.

25 Jul 2019 5:53 PM

Bring laws for all communities, not just Muslims: Cong leader on Triple Talaq Bill

‘The Bill which has been tabled is another way to jail Muslims,’ Congress MP from Kishanganj, Mohammad Jawed said.

25 Jul 2019 5:02 PM

JD(U) walks out of LS after opposing Triple Talaq Bill

JD(U) leader Rajiv Ranjan Singh said instead of imposing such a law, the government should spread awareness among that particular community.

25 Jul 2019 4:27 PM

Govt shouldn't interfere in internal matter of religion: Hasan on Triple Talaq Bill

Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2019, seeks to replace govt ordinance in February to make instant Triple Talaq a crime.

25 Jul 2019 2:37 PM


‘It is for gender justice’: Govt defends triple talaq bill

A fresh bill was introduced by the new government in June during the ongoing Parliament session.

25 Jul 2019 1:39 PM

RTI, other bills face Rajya Sabha hurdle, will go to panel

The government might meet the Opposition halfway by itself proposing that the RTI Bill be referred to a select committee, the sources indicated.

25 Jul 2019 12:56 AM

Opposition decides to demand 7 bills be sent to Joint Select Committee

The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, 2019 was introduced in Lok Sabha by the Minister of Home Affairs, Amit Shah.

24 Jul 2019 5:20 PM

Sonia Gandhi ticks off Cong MPs over Talaq Bill vote

Most of the morning meetings are attended by besides Mrs Gandhi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi and some senior leaders from the Rajya Sabha.

14 Jul 2019 12:33 AM

TRS may abstain during voting on triple talaq bill in Lok Sabha: Telangana CM

TRS, led by CM K Chandrasekhar Rao, had adopted the same strategy in December last year.

26 Jun 2019 6:06 PM


Naqvi slams Cong for opposing Triple Talaq Bill, says nothing to do with religion

While opposing the Bill, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor had said the Bill does nothing to improve the status of Muslim women.

23 Jun 2019 10:26 AM

My party supports what Quran says: SP's Azam Khan on Triple Talaq Bill

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019 was included in the list of business for Lok Sabha for Friday.

21 Jun 2019 2:01 PM

Keep political differences aside for smooth functioning of Parliament: PM

'We cannot win hearts by disrupting the functioning of the Parliament,' said Modi.

16 Jun 2019 6:37 PM

Talaq crusaders fight for survival

Divorced in April 2015, Ishrat Jahan lives with her two children in neighbouring Howrah district.

15 Apr 2019 1:13 AM

Cabinet gives go-ahead for fresh triple talaq ordinance

The Union Cabinet cleared the decision of re-issuing the ordinance during its meeting held on Tuesday evening.

20 Feb 2019 3:07 AM


‘What does triple talaq bring to the table? Just criminalisation?’

In an interview with Sreeparna Chakrabarty, Ms Dev says she is crystal clear that there should be no criminalisation.

10 Feb 2019 6:47 AM

Congress party will withdraw Triple Talaq bill if voted to power: Sushmita Dev

Mahila Congress chief Sushmita Dev alleged the Triple Talaq Bill is yet another tool of PM Narendra Modi to put Muslim men behind the bars.

07 Feb 2019 4:43 PM

Soul-searching is needed: India’s ‘ship of state’ near breaking point

Elections 2019 promise to be a vitriolic event. The muddied flags of political parties can be cleaned by a simple rinse in any washing machine.

16 Jan 2019 1:07 AM

Triple talaq bill stays stuck in Rajya Sabha as Winter session finishes

Rajya Sabha did not discuss the bill before being adjourned sine die after the winter session was extended by a day.

10 Jan 2019 8:45 AM

Oppn foils govt move on triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha

Ghulam Nabi Azad accused the govt of breaking the tradition of sending bills to select committees for scrutiny before they become a law.

01 Jan 2019 1:47 AM