AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi in his statement sought to draw a parallel between the condition of women in India and those in war-torn Afghanistan. Watch debate with Ajay Kumar in this episode of Muqabla.
Lashing out at the PM Narendra Modi-led central government over the law that criminalises 'triple talaq', AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Sunday said the legislation was "against equality" and "demonizes Muslims."
August 1 marks as the completion of two years of the law against the practice of Triple Talaq and the Modi government is celebrating this day as Muslim Women's Rights Day. However, Asaduddin Owaisi has slammed the central government for it, calling it a facade.
According to a notice issued by the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW), photos of hundreds of Muslim women and girls were uploaded by an unidentified group on an app using a platform called Github on Sulli Deal on July 4.
Kerala High Court has restored the rights of Muslim women for divorce without resorting to judicial proceedings.
UP minister Anand Swarup Shukla said 'burqa' is 'inhuman and evil custom' and added that those with progressive thinking are shunning it and not pressing for its use.
In two separate incidents, two Muslim women in Bareilly district got married to Hindu men after conversion and were given police security.
Government is committed towards the education of Muslim women and their empowerment, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his address at the Centenary celebration event of Aligarh Muslim University on December 22.
While addressing at an event in the national capital on July 31, the Women and Child Development Minister, Smriti Irani spoke on first anniversary of law against instant triple talaq.
Ahead of the festival of brother-sister love, Muslim women in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi are preparing special 'rakhis' for Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Muslim women who are protesting in Delhi's Shaheen Bagh against the amended Citizenship law will meet Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday.
The minister said that burqas were being used by 'terrorists' to conceal their identity, apparently in reference to protests by women protesting against CAA in the Shahjamal area in Agra.
Shaheen Bagh has been the site of a protest where a large number of anti-CAA protesters, primarily women, and children, have been camping since December 15.
The Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan demanded that PM Modi must immediately announce scrapping of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and the NRC, and slammed the imposition of Section 144 in Delhi