Hammering the triple talaq

The Indian Supreme Court banned verbal divorce or instant triple talaq in a historic judgment on 22nd of August by a 3:2 majority decision citing it as "unconstitutional”, "arbitrary" and "not a part of Islam". Though hailed as one of the…

Kashmir’s tryst with destiny

In his famous tryst with destiny speech, Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of independent India read out his most praised lines," Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now that time comes when we shall redeem our pledge,…