Centre opposes triple talaq, polygamy among Muslims in Supreme Court

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party led NDA Government at the Centre today opposed in the Supreme Court the practice of ‘Nikah Halala’ (triple talaq) and polygamy among Muslims and pressed for a review on grounds of gender equality and secularism. The Ministry of Law and Justice, today filed an affidavit in the… Read More Centre opposes triple talaq, polygamy among Muslims in Supreme Court

Bangladesh condemns use of religion to justify terrorist acts

Newsroom24x7 Staff Dhaka: “From the barbaric attack on Gulshan restaurant in Dhaka and other murder incidents in recent times, it is clear that some local and international quarters are out to destabilize the country and foil its advancement through such incidents. They are radicalizing the tender-hearted youths and juveniles to wrong directions by misguiding them in… Read More Bangladesh condemns use of religion to justify terrorist acts

Acts of intolerance in India would have shocked Gandhiji: Barack Obama

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Feb 6: US president Barack Obama Thursday praised the Dalai Lama as “a powerful example of what it means to practice compassion,” and also talked of professions of faith used both as an instrument of great good, but also twisted and misused in the name of evil. Mr. Obama was addressing… Read More Acts of intolerance in India would have shocked Gandhiji: Barack Obama