The All India Muslim Personal Law Board has informed the Supreme Court that it has decided to issue an advisory to Qazis to give an option to Muslim women to opt out of instant triple talaq before giving consent for nikaah.
Pakistan's federal government has rejected conditions set by former President retired General Pervez Musharraf, such as the provision of military security and safe passage back to Dubai, to face his high treason trial.
India scored a major diplomatic, moral and legal victory when the International Court of Justice (ICJ) directed Pakistan not to execute alleged spy Kulbhushan Jadhav pending its final decision and inform it of the steps being taken to implement the order. Pakistan said it was firm on taking the case to its logical end but would abide by the court’s interim order.
Tipu Sultan Mosque's controversial Imam Maulana Noor-ur Rehman Barkati, who threatened 'jihad' and refused to take off the red beacon from his vehicle, was sacked from the post by the mosque's trustees.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and senior advocate Ram Jethmalani clashed in the Delhi High Court with the Minister taking strong objection to the word "crook" used by the lawyer during cross-examination in the defamation case filed against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
Upbeat after the ruling Trinamool Congress made impressive gains in the civic polls in the West Bengal hills, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said a new era has started in the region after decades.
After facing a massive "WannaCrypt" ransomware attack that exploited a vulnerability in a Microsoft software and hit 150 countries, the same Windows vulnerability (MS17-010) has also been exploited to spread another type of malware that is quietly but fast generating digital cash from machines it has infected.
The International Court of Justice will announce its verdict on Thursday on India's appeal against the death sentence awarded by a Pakistani court to alleged spy Kulbhushan Jadhav.