Arif Mohammed Khan
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The writer is a former Indian cabinet minister and the author of the book, Text and Context: Quran and Contemporary Challenges

POLITICS

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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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I survived lynching: Such violence existed before this govt. But it cannot become normal. There are ways to stop this

I faced the fury of lynching attempts on myself. Such acts have a long, disturbed history which predates the Modi govt. But this govt could take on the responsibility of ending lynching.

POLITICS

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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.