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Triple Talaq A Dying Practice, SC scrutiny May Revive It, Says Kapil Sibal

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May 17 , Wednesday : On day 5 of the Supreme Court hearings over Triple Talaq, Kapil Sibal said this challenging constitutional validity of triple talaq may have a reviving  impact on a dying practice of divorce as it is practiced by a very small portion of Muslim community and is relatively falling down by referring to figure of 0.44 per cent.

Sibal also compared Muslim community with small birds on which the Golden Eagle preys and said the community’s nests must have the apex court protection.

But if a secular court like SC entertain its scrutiny Sui Mitu and Centre pitches in for its ban, Muslim community may take a rigid stand, He added.

When Supreme Court asked AIMPLB counsel Kapil Sibal, whether it can issue a directive to all Qazis to enter in a Nikah Nama the women’s acceptance of triple talaq.

In response to this, Sibal said AIMPLB will respond to this after talking to all board members.

Sibal said Muslim community has faith in SC for last 67 yrs is fundamental and it is this faith that makes the country vibrant.

The Supreme Court emerges instant practice of TripleTalaq not a part of Quran. Refers to Fri prayers where biddat (anything added to Quran) is called a sin.

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Sukma: CRPF personnel killed in Naxal encounter

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Sukma, April 21: A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel lost his life in an encounter with Naxals near Kistaram camp in insurgency-hit Sukma district of Chhattisgarh on late Friday.

The gunfight erupted when troops of 212 battalion of CRPF, 208 CoBRA, along with Chhattisgarh police were carrying out a cordon and search operation last night.

The deceased was a native of Madhya Pradesh.

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Raipur: 7-year-old sexually assaulted in school

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Chhattisgarh, April 21: In yet another case of crime against minors, a seven-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted at Raipur School.

Speaking to ANI, Victim’s father said “It was her first day to the school on Wednesday. She went to the school and we wanted to meet her at the school, but we weren’t allowed to do so. While changing her clothes after she returned from school, my wife noticed blood on her private parts and she was not wearing undergarments.”

On being asked if she had reported about the incident to the teacher, the minor replied that the teacher was absent on the second day of her school.

Meanwhile, the police said that they were investigating the matter and were examining CCTV footages of the school. An FIR was lodged for the same.

The president of Child Right Commission, Prabha Dubey, said “I have spoken to the girl personally. She is saying that a ‘bhaiya’ had allegedly molested her. We asked the peon of the school about the undergarment, to which she replied that she had thrown away the undergarment since the girl had urinated on it. I will constitute a team to investigate the matter.”

In the wake of recent Unnao, Surat Kathua rape cases, Indian social media has been abuzz with the words – “rape horror”.

Massive countrywide protests are being held demanding death penalty for those accused of raping minors.

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Accused in fake facebook post on Manohar Parrikar’s health, gets bail

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Panaji, April 20: A city Judicial Magistrate First Class(JMFC) court on Friday granted bail to Kenneth Silveira, who was arrested by Crime Branch of Goa for posting fake information about Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s “death” on Facebook.

He was released on a personal bond of ₹10,000, reported The Hindu.

In a related development, members of civil society staged a protest outside the Goa Police headquarters here on Friday morning condemning the arrest.

Kenneth, 35, was arrested by the Crime Branch on Wednesday, a day after he put up the post on social media, on a complaint by a BJP office-bearer.

Parrikar is undergoing treatment for advanced pancreatic cancer in the US.

On Friday, a few dozen protesters rallied at the police headquarters and accused police of trying to “muzzle” free speech.

The Opposition has also criticised the police for the arrest of Silveira, who contested the 2017 by-poll in Panaji but lost to Parrikar.

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