Tag «Muslim Women»

Sushil urges Nitish to back Muslim women’s fight against


Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today urged Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to back Muslim women’s crusade against triple talaq saying the JD(U) cannot abandon women’s rights on the ground that it was an internal matter of a particular community. The Bihar government had launched a scheme eight years ago providing an assistance of Rs …

Centre to file affidavit in Supreme Court on Triple Talaq


Government has decided to file an affidavit in the Supreme Court over the contentious issue of Triple Talaq. Senior Minister Arun Jaitely, Manohar Parikar and Menka Gandhi met today to have a discussion on the implementation on the uniform civil court. The centre and the government is planning to file affidavit in the Supreme Court …

50000 Muslims Women, Men signed Petition against Triple Talaq, seeking ban on Polygamy, unilateral, verbal divorce

50000 Muslims Women Men signed Petition against Triple Talaq

The petition circulated by the Bhartiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA) over ‘Triple Talaq’ has now sought the National Commission for Women (NCWs) intervention. Over 15 states have been a part of this campaign, and the group has also written to the NCW chairperson Lalita Kumar Mangalam to enlist the support for this long pending demand …