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There is no escaping any of this. Not for me, nor for you, dear reader!!!

It is impossible to be remotely amused with anything sexually suggestive in today’s world plagued by regressive locker-room talks, sex slavery and rape-murders I met Sadiq in 2003 when I was a stock markets reporter for this paper. I used to live in the distant suburb of Kanjurmarg and take …

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Expat Mom bakes her way to the top in Saudi Arabia

If you have a passion and a drive to pursue it, then no matter what your circumstances are, you will be able to not just achieve your goal but actually be a success at it. Nadia, an expat, living in Saudi Arabia did just that. Nadia worked as a software …

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Uniform Civil Code, Triple Talaq & Indian Muslims!

Concept of Marriage in Islam In Islam, Nikah (marriage) is a relationship of mutual love, mercy and kindness (muwaddah, sukun, rahmah) between a husband and wife. Islamic Shariah (law) considers marriage as a legal contract between two people that allow them mutually to agree upon the terms and conditions of …

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Talaq – What is Triple Talaq?

Talaq or triple talaq is being discussed due to the recent uniform civil code discussion. It is the divorce system in Muslims where the husband pronounces the phrase “I divorce you” (in Arabic, talaq) to his wife. A man may divorce his wife three times, taking her back after the first …

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In-Short: Denying Sex to Husband for Long Period Ground for Divorce: HC

Denying sex to husband for a long time without any justification amounts to mental cruelty and is a ground for divorce, Delhi High Court has said. The verdict came on a petition by a husband seeking divorce, complaining that his wife had subjected him to mental cruelty by not allowing …

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