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Law Commission agrees Uniform Civil Code not practical in India: Muslim Board

NEW DELHI: The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Tuesday claimed that the Law Commission in principle agrees that a uniform civil code (UCC) is not practicable in India given the country’s vast diversity and complexities. The Law Commission has been examining the issue of implementing a common …

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Law Commission agrees UCC not practical in India, says Muslim body

New Delhi : The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Tuesday claimed that the Law Commission in principle agrees that a uniform civil code (UCC) is not practicable in India given the country’s vast diversity and complexities. The Law Commission has been examining the issue of implementing a …

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Till Talaq do us part: A timely book to understand the Islamic concept of Nikah, Talaq & Halala

By Zainab Ahmed Title: Till Talaq Do Us Part; Author: Ziya us Salam; Publisher : Penguin Books; Pages: 240; Price: Rs 399 Triple Talaq. This term has time and often garnered public attention due to several cases that later dragged this practice to the court. But it came into significant …

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BJP-RSS combine for politicizing ‘Darul Qazas’ issue to divert attention from failures: Muslim Board

By Abdul Bari Masoud, New Delhi: Putting the ruling BJP and its mentor RSS and BJP in a fix over the homosexuality issue, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) lambasted both the organizations for politicizing the Sharee panchayats or ‘Darul Qazas’ what they call it “Shariat courts” in …

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SC seeks Centre’s response on plea against polygamy

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought a response from the Centre on a fresh plea that challenged the constitutional validity of the practice of polygamy and ‘nikah halala’ among Muslims in India. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud issued …

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Muslim Board’s Women Wing’s 7th Workshop concludes; pledges to help destitute women

7th workshop of Muslim women in Hyderabad By Muslim Mirror Special Correspondent, Hyderabad: With the aim of training and educating Muslim women in Islamic law and facing the media and society, the women’s wing All India Muslim Personal Law Board organized its seventh two- day workshop on here on June …

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Will consider creating larger bench on pleas against ‘nikah-halala’, polygamy: SC

New Delhi : The Supreme Court today said it would consider setting up of a five-judge constitution bench to examine the validity of the prevalent practices of polygamy and ‘nikah halala’ among the Muslims. The apex court, which on August 22 last year had banned the age-old practice of instant …

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Centre likely to oppose polygamy, nikah halala, nikah mutah, nikah misyar

New Delhi : The Central government is likely to support a PIL challenging the constitutional validity of the practice of polygamy, nikah halala (a requirement for a divorced couple to remarry), nikah mutah (temporary marriage in the Shias) and nikah misyar (short-term marriage among Sunnis) among the Muslim community. The …

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AIMPLB executive meeting in Lucknow on July 15: Ayodhya, other issues to be dicussed

Maulana Sayed Muhammad Rabey Hasani Nadvi Lucknow:Amid pressure building session started by the Hindu leaders and saints for construction of grand Ram Temple at Ayodhya, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), has called for an executive committee meeting here at Nadwa on July 15 to discuss the relevant issues, including …

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