Talaq

Jodhpur woman gets talaq over phone despite Supreme Court ban

Jodhpur woman gets talaq over phone despite Supreme Court ban

Even after the Supreme Court's ban on triple divorce, a case of divorce has been reported from Rajasthan's Jodhpur where a man divorced his wife by uttering 'talaq' thrice on the phone.

Sep 25, 2017, 10:25 AM IST

'Talaq to be part of cirriculum in madrassas'

To educate Muslims about the practice of 'talaq' after recent Supreme Court ruling on the matter, a leading Dargah of the Sunni sect has decided to include it in the curriculum of madrassas.

Aug 29, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
Triple talaq judgement a victory for brave Muslim women: Shabana Azmi

Triple talaq judgement a victory for brave Muslim women: Shabana Azmi

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi has welcomed the Supreme Court's ruling on triple talaq and says the judgement is a victory for brave Muslim women in the country.

Aug 22, 2017, 17:46 PM IST
Supreme Court bars triple talaq, calls it 'unconstitutional'

Supreme Court bars triple talaq, calls it 'unconstitutional'

The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the Triple Talaq verdict and asked the Parliament to bring in the legislation. 

Aug 22, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

Nagpur bomb blast suspect gives talaq over phone

A man, allegedly involved in the 2012 Nagpur bomb blast case, divorced his wife by uttering the word 'talaq' thrice over the phone after she "resisted his criminal activities".

Jul 13, 2017, 19:26 PM IST

Rajasthan High Court stops man from marrying again as wife says talaq 'improper'

The high court summoned the prospective groom Waseem Khan and issued notice to him seeking a reply.

Jul 11, 2017, 18:41 PM IST
Newly-wed's family threatened with 'talaq' over 'not serving beef'

Newly-wed's family threatened with 'talaq' over 'not serving beef'

A newly-wed woman here alleged that she was threatened to be divorced for her family's lack of hospitality.

Apr 28, 2017, 09:40 AM IST
Hyderabad: Man divorces wife through newspaper ad; complaint registered

Hyderabad: Man divorces wife through newspaper ad; complaint registered

The Telangana Police on Wednesday registered a complaint of a woman who said she was divorced through a newspaper advertisement.

Apr 06, 2017, 11:21 AM IST

UP polls: Muslim women have faith in BJP on resolving triple talaq torment

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Mar 15, 2017, 15:27 PM IST

No more 'Talaq Talaq Talaq': Women's group

 The Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA) on Monday said it will use the holy month of Ramadan to step up its campaign to ban triple talaq and "nikah halala"

Jun 06, 2016, 20:10 PM IST

Madras HC stays lower court order on "triple talaq'

The Madras High Court on Friday came to the rescue of a Muslim woman by staying the order of a lower court in Periyakulam which upheld the "triple talaq" sent by her husband through telegram in 2009 .

Mar 18, 2016, 19:45 PM IST
'Talaq delivered through Skype, WhatsApp, SMS, email or phone valid'

'Talaq delivered through Skype, WhatsApp, SMS, email or phone valid'

AIMPLB) has said that Supreme Court's observation calling for examining the Islamic law to do away with discriminations against Muslim women was legally not appropriate.

Feb 07, 2016, 19:53 PM IST

DNA: Kashmiri women break free of social convention, divorce their drug addict husbands

40 women in Kashmir went ahead breaking social taboos by giving their drug addict husbands divorce through Shariah court .

Dec 30, 2015, 23:40 PM IST

NRI man says 'Talaq, Talaq, Talaq' to wife on WhatsApp

An NRI man from Kerala has sent his 21-year-old wife a tripple Talaq message on WhatsApp.

Oct 08, 2015, 09:22 AM IST

Clerics urge Muslim bodies for reforms in 'triple talaq'

Stating that the practice of triple talaq was causing immense problems in Muslim society, a body of clerics has written to the All India Muslim Personal Law Board and Islamic scholars to build consensus on making a three-month period mandatory before finalisation of divorce.

Sep 01, 2015, 15:12 PM IST
Over 90% Muslim women in India want ban on triple talaq, hate second wife

Over 90% Muslim women in India want ban on triple talaq, hate second wife

A majority of the Muslim women have spoken out against the practice of oral, triple, unilateral talaq (divorce) and also polygamy.

Aug 21, 2015, 09:29 AM IST

Madras HC comes to rescue of Muslim girl

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court has ruled that a young Muslim girl cannot be branded by the Jamath as an "illegitimate" child.

Aug 19, 2012, 14:14 PM IST

Talak over phone in inebriated state valid: Darul

Islamic seminary Darul-Uloom
Deoband has said in a fatwa that divorce given in an inebriated condition over phone is a valid "talaq".

Mar 29, 2012, 14:19 PM IST

Model nikahnama missing from AIMPLB website

A model nikahnama, aimed at curbing rising incidences of divorce among Muslims by means of triple utterance of the word "talaq", has abruptly been removed from the website of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB).

Feb 20, 2011, 15:25 PM IST

`Talaq uttered by Muslim man on cellphone valid`

Talaq uttered thrice by a Muslim
man on a mobile phone will be considered valid even if his
wife is unable to hear it all the three times due to network
and other problems, a fresh fatwa has ruled.

Nov 15, 2010, 19:55 PM IST