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Triple Talaq unconstitutional: SC

In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court of India declared the Islamic practice under which a Muslim man could divorce his wife instantaneously by uttering ‘divorce’ thrice as unconstitutional. In a 3-2 majority verdict, the Court struck down the age-old … Continue reading

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Fatwas declared illegal: SC

Declaring that ‘Fatwas’ issued by any institution or body as illegal, the Supreme Court of India ruled that an adjudication or Fatwa does not have the force of law and therefore cannot be enforced by any process. “…….the decision or … Continue reading

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