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POLITICS

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Congress lost, Shah bano case, Narendra modi elections win, Triple talaq bill

The ruling party has become a vehicle of trust for minorities

The Modi Government is working with the guiding mantra of ‘Sabka Sath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas’ to create a new India. The PM talks about the development of 130 crore people of the country, irrespective of caste and religion.

POLITICS

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Islamic laws, Indian Women, Taslima Nasreen, Triple talaq bill

Triple Talaq from Reality: Abolition of the 7th century triple talaq won’t benefit women in 21st century India much

Medieval Triple Talaq was banned in several Islamic nations, including Pakistan and Bangladesh, decades ago. The delay in India shows the painful grip patriarchal religion has here.

POLITICS

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Kuldeep Singh Sengar, Unnao rape case, Muslim women, Triple talaq bill

Nothing Selective About It: Triple Talaq Bill does not criminalise Muslim men. Like dowry, it simply punishes those breaking the law

For those asking if triple talaq was the most crucial issue in the country, the answer is yes. For Muslim women suffering its hegemony, it was. They will now not live in constant fear.

POLITICS

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Supreme Court, Asaduddin Owaisi, Arfa khanum sherwani, Triple talaq bill

Five Points on Triple Talaq: Critics like Arfa Khanum Sherwani opposing Triple Talaq Bill have no real ground

Instant divorce among Muslims is a barbaric practice that's been effectively banned. Naysayers to the Triple Talaq Bill have no real stand, except for an apparent dislike of the BJP.

POLITICS

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Divorce, Muslim personal law board, Muslim women, Triple talaq bill

It's not about divorce: Triple Talaq Bill doesn't punish Muslim men or those divorcing

The Bill seeks to punish those who violate both the Supreme Court's order and the spirit of the Indian Constitution.

POLITICS

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Triple talaq judgement by sc, Sc on triple talaq, Triple talaq bill, Triple Talaq

Hunting Inside Muslim Homes: Triple Talaq in Salman Khurshid's 'Visible Muslim, Invisible Citizen'

Salman Khurshid’s 'Visible Muslim, Invisible Citizen: Understanding Islam in Indian Democracy' (Rupa) gives the view of a political insider into current heated debates around Islam and Muslims in India.

POLITICS

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Muslim women, Shah bano, Triple talaq bill

A Partition Mentality: Those supporting Triple Talaq are displaying the same mindset which once brutally divided India

Triple talaq has always been considered sinful in Islamic law. Countries like Iraq banned it as far back as 1909. There is a reason this evil has persisted in India till the present day. That must end.

POLITICS

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BJP, Supreme Court, Muslim, Triple talaq bill

Why the Triple Talaq issue is proving to be such a troubled divorce

The Triple Talaq Bill cannot be an exercise to punish one community. But that, observers find, is what it appears as.

VARIETY

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Congress, BJP, Rajya Sabha, Triple talaq bill

Rajya Sabha drama over triple talaq Bill: As BJP, Congress fight for votes, women lose out

The very fact that the BJP chose to bring it up on the last day of the session is telling.

VARIETY

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Triple talaq bill, Ram Nath Kovind, Parliament Session, Union Budget 2018-19

Budget session: 10 takeaways from Ram Nath Kovind's opening speech

The president said frequent elections impede development calling for a discourse on simultaneous elections.