Addressing the nation through 39th edition of 'Mann ki Baat', the PM said around 1,300 women applied for Haj without a male guardian.
31 Dec 2017 5:27 PM
'I welcome the move but men will now take advantage of law and indulge in polygamy openly,' says 33-yr-old Rizwana, a victim of polygamy.
30 Dec 2017 9:31 AM
Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, while moving the bill, said 300 cases were reported in the present year.
30 Dec 2017 12:13 AM
The Bill banning Triple Talaq was extensive debated before being passed in the Lok Sabha on Thursday.
29 Dec 2017 3:14 AM
LS on Thursday passed a bill making instant triple talaq illegal with up to 3 years in jail, fine for the husband.
29 Dec 2017 2:49 AM
The bill makes instant triple talaq illegal and void and has a provision for awarding a jail term of up to three years to the husband.
29 Dec 2017 12:30 AM
He congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the entire BJP-led NDA government for the passage of the bill.
28 Dec 2017 9:20 PM
Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had tabled the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017 in the morning.
28 Dec 2017 7:31 PM
The Law Minister informed the House that at least 100 triple talaq cases have come to light after the SC banned it in August 2017.
28 Dec 2017 5:05 PM
A bill which seeks to criminalise the practice of instant triple talaq was tabled in Lok Sabha by Ravi Shankar Prasad on Dec 28.
28 Dec 2017 4:36 PM
Bill to make instant triple talaq illegal and void and awarding a jail term of 3 yrs for the husband, was introduced in Lok Sabha.
28 Dec 2017 1:37 PM
However, UP Police said they can't do anything as the woman has not filed a complaint against her husband as of now.
28 Dec 2017 10:16 AM
According to draft draft bill, there is a provision of imprisonment for a term which may extend to three years and fine for violators.
24 Dec 2017 11:57 AM
The husband could also be fined and the quantum of fine would be decided by the magistrate hearing the case.
21 Dec 2017 4:59 AM
The draft was prepared by an inter-ministerial group headed by home minister Rajnath Singh.
16 Dec 2017 3:31 AM
The students alleged that the university administration was trying to impose a particular ideology through education.
10 Dec 2017 1:44 PM
There have been reports of a number of divorces by way of talaq-e-biddat taking place even after the apex court judgment.
22 Nov 2017 2:05 AM
A Ministerial Committee has been constituted to frame the law in this regard.
21 Nov 2017 3:51 PM