Triple Talaq

Nikah Halala, polygamy: Muslim personal law board moves SC

Nikah Halala, polygamy: Muslim personal law board moves SC

On Monday the All India Muslim Personal Law Board filed a petition in Supreme Court regarding Polygamy and Nikah Halala, the matter is already in the queue in Supreme Court. The All India Muslim Personal Law Board said that Article 25, 21 and 29 of the Constitution give them the right to practice their religion…

SC to review validity of Triple Talaq law, issues notice to centre

SC to review validity of Triple Talaq law, issues notice to centre

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to examine the validity of a newly enacted law which makes the practice of instant divorce through triple talaq among Muslims a punishable offence entailing imprisonment of up to three years.  A bench of justices N V Ramana and Ajay Rastogi issued notice the Centre on a batch of…

Triple Talaq law challenged in SC and Delhi HC

Triple Talaq law challenged in SC and Delhi HC

The newly passed law criminalizing triple talaq was challenged in the Supreme Court as well as the Delhi High Court, claiming that the law was unconstitutional and discriminatory in nature. Triple Talaq or Talaq-e-biddat is a form of divorce under the Muslim personal laws, by which a Muslim man can instantly and irrevocably divorce his…

Rajya Sabha passes the Triple Talaq Bill

Rajya Sabha passes the Triple Talaq Bill

The upper house of the Indian Parliament, on Tuesday, gave its nod to the Triple Talaq bill after a long debate. The triple talaq bill follows a Supreme Court judgement, passed in August of 2017, which declared the practice of instant divorce by uttering ‘talaq’ three times in one sitting as void and unconstitutional. Put…

Triple Talaq Bill passed in Lok Sabha

Triple Talaq Bill passed in Lok Sabha

Triple Talaq Bill in Lok Sabha seeks to replace the ordinance passed by the previous authorities in February after a comparable bill could not be exceeded inside the Rajya Sabha. After an extended debate, Lok Sabha on July 25th, Thursday exceeded the contentious Muslim women (protection of Rights on Marriage) bill 2019, usually known as…

The Journey of Triple Talaq in India

The Journey of Triple Talaq in India

landmark judgements Nowadays use and status of Triple Talaq in India is a subject of controversy and is connected to debate about a uniform civil code (Article 44) in India. Triple Talaq is a form of instant Islamic divorce also known as talaq-e-biddat and talaq-e-mughallazah especially by adherents of Hanafi Sunni Islamic schools of jurisprudence.