The Burqa ban has always been a sensitive subject among its proponents and opponents. While proponents cited national security as the reason, the opponents say that it is an attack on individual liberties, freedom of religion and choice. Post the recent Sri Lanka terrorist attack, the Sri Lankan President has banned wearing a burqa in […]
The students of Jamia Millia Islamia claimed that conducting fashion show is against the values of Islam. Hence it should not be allowed in the university campus. The students who were protesting belonged to various streams of the institution. A fashion show, called ‘Tarz-e-Libas’, was to be conducted at the Faculty of Engineering and Technology […]
In Muslims, an inter-religion marriage is still governed by Mohammedan law. If the husband is Muslim and wife is from other religion; marriage is still not considered as valid.
I first learned about the Kerala love jihad case a few months back when a girl accused her parents of keeping her away from her ‘husband’. This girl lived in the Malappuram area of Kerala. This case is important from the point of view of national security and the demographic balance in Kerala, also known […]
Divorced Muslim women are being offered paid sex by Maulvis for Halala Nikah. Sounds absurd? Then read on. I was not surprised when I read stuff on a news site that said that some Maulvis in Uttar Pradesh are asking for money in return for Halala Nikah. This stupid but barbaric practice has been going […]
An Aceh woman yells in pain as she is getting caned for adultery. She had been spending time with a man who is not her husband. “It hurts so bad,” she yells as her tormentor continues to rain lashes at her. The woman in her early 30s is draped in a white dress and her head […]