Criminalising triple talaq, whilst acknowledging its legal effectiveness will only add contradiction to the law
The resort to military courts can at best be a stopgap arrangement
If consent is central to Islamic institution of marriage, is argument in favour of parental prerogative plausible?
She advocates brighter vision for world that otherwise continues to be ridden with conflict, intolerance, inequality
What feminism opposes, in my view, is the pre-determination by society (or men) of women’s life choices
To ensure effective censure and reparation, the question regarding the scope of the Act must be answered with clarity
Indoctrinated through selective account of our values and our past, we are made intolerant of diversity and difference
State has to garner social consensus for changed paradigm of power relations that feminist legal reforms represent.
A narrative is already emerging from this tense political struggle, clear in its broader vision of our nation state.
As custodians of public safety turn to attack those entrusted to them for protection, state fails to defend its values