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The Unprecedented Loneliness of Indian Muslims

The Unprecedented Loneliness of Indian Muslims

Another day another lynching. The numbers only keep increasing with each passing year. According to IndiaSpend.com, since 2010, there have been 87 incidents of cow related violence in India resulting in 35 deaths. A majority of the 289 victims are Muslims and an overwhelming majority of these incidents (97%) have happened after 2014. The latest […]

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Time Muslims Themselves Did Away With Polygamy and Halala

Time Muslims Themselves Did Away With Polygamy and Halala

After declaring instant triple Talaq null and void, the Supreme Court has now accepted a petition to look into the legality of Muslim practices polygamy and Halala. It must be remembered that what the SC declared illegal was instant triple Talaq and not the unilateral right of divorce which a Muslim still continues to exercise. […]