The Congress party, which demanded the bill to be referred to standing committee, may have its way as the bill may finally be referred to a parliamentary committee for review.
When the Bill was in the Lok Sabha, most of the leading parties in the Opposition, including Congress, had voted in its favour.
The Bill which also aims at awarding a three-year jail term to husbands practising triple talaq was earlier cleared by the Lok Sabha.
According to Opposition sources, BJP seems to be "isolated" on this bill except its allies SAD and Shiv Sena likely to come up its support, in the Upper House. We have demanded that the Bill must go to the select committee so that it can be considered carefully.
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, which was listed for consideration and passage on Tuesday, could not be taken up as there was no consensus on the contents of the legislation. As the govt doesn't have a majority in the upper house, it has engaged opposition parties in dialogue to ensure the legislation passes the upper house without a hitch to empower muslim women and protect their rights as well as dignity.
As per the Rajya Sabha's list of business, the instant talaq Bill should be taken up by the House on Tuesday. What should be the fate of triple talaq affected women?
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MPs noted that the government has conceded in Lok Sabha that the bill was conceived without consultations with Muslim groups and argued it was imperative that this gap be now filled because parliamentary committees, as a matter of procedure, take the views of a cross-section of people.
The BAC has allotted time of four hours for a discussion on the bill on Wednesday.
Several Muslim groups, including the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), allege "illegality" in provisions of the bill that criminalises instant triple talaq.
"I have complete conviction that Congress will support the Bill the same way it did in Lok Sabha, or else the minority women will not spare them", Union Minister Giriraj Singh told ANI on Monday.
Interestingly, NDA ally TDP is also opposed the passing of the bill in its present form, according to sources.
At least six people have died in a massive fire at a five-story apartment building near the Bronx Zoo in New York City . Firefighters work at the scene of an apartment fire in the Bronx, New York on Thursday.
According to the Hurriyet daily, Ankara will pay part of the sum from its own funds and will contract a Russian loan for the rest. National Defense Minister of Turkey Nurettin Canikli confirmed the statement and added that the S-400 deal had been concluded.
The Air Quality Index (AQI) at Delhi's Shadipur was recorded at 332, and Siri Fort at 388 - both in the "hazardous" category. Flights were stopped from taking off between 11 p.m. and 12 a.m.as visibility was nil.
Last Friday, Mr Buhari announced the appointment of 1,467 board chairmen and members of some agencies and parastatals. He added: "However, complaint arose from some governors who felt they were not carried along in the process".
Atul said that there is no contradiction in the bill. "The Bill itself has many problems which the government needs to look at". A Sampath (CPI-M) also demanded the Bill need to be referred to Standing Committee.
The Pakistan Foreign Office summoned US Ambassador on Monday and lodged its protest against US President Donald Trump . He also repented for financially helping Pakistan with the provision of $33 billion in last decade and half.
We thought we would get the Crimson Tide and the Bulldogs back in December before Auburn spoiled that in claiming the SEC West. Whether you're talking about the playoff, the Sugar Bowl or Alabama's relationship with Clemson, the director of the Paul W.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that Fox is expected to be fired following the season finale in Minnesota on Sunday. The Vikings beat Dallas at home and then lost at New Orleans in overtime of the NFC Championship Game.
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Reports assert that Apple dumped the TouchID sensor in the iPhone X after they neglected to implant it underneath the show. The One Plus 6 will have a fingerprint sensor embedded underneath the display which iPhone tried and failed in iPhone X .
Missing girls from Texas may be in Louisiana
Police are now looking for 7-year-old Luluvioletta Mariposa Bandera-Magret and 14-year-old Lilianais Victoria Cake Griffith. Miles might be in route to Louisiana in a grey 2017 Hyundai Accent with Texas license plate number JGH9845, police said.
LG to unveil 88-inch 8K OLED display
With over 33 million pixels at their disposal, the TV would certainly provide users with plenty of resolution to enjoy. However, to ensure that LG remains ahead in the race, they continue to ramp up their OLED production capacity.
Private doctors' strike hits OPDs in Karnataka
The doctors contend that the decision to replace the Medical Council of India with a new body will "cripple" the industry. The advisory has been issued to AIIMS, Safdarjung Hospital and other such central government-run hospitals.
India, Pakistan exchange list of prisoners
New Delhi says Mr Jadhav was kidnapped in Iran, where he had legitimate business interests, and brought to Pakistan. India has repeatedly emphasised the need for early release and repatriation of civilian prisoners.
Northwestern Outlasts Kentucky In Music Bowl Thriller
Also, there was no guarantee that Northwestern wouldn't have marched down the field for a game-winning field goal attempt. No other member of the football team better represents the ideology of giving 100 percent than Stephen Johnson .
Helwan: Gunman launches deadly attack on Marmina Church
A suicide vest or explosive belt was found on the dead attacker, indicating a far more devastating atrocity was planned. A boy holds yellow tape surrounding the site in front of Mar Mina church, in Helwan, Cairo on December 29, 2017.
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In theory, that model leads to more drivers on the road looking for higher fares; thereby, dropping prices back down again. Uber prices are expected to be at their highest until 3am following the conclusion of New Year's Eve fireworks displays.
CBFC wants the Padmavati title to be modified as Padmavat
As protests spread across various states, the film's December 1 release was deferred as it didn't have censor clearance. Other key changes in the movie are of the disclaimers, one of which is regarding not glorifying the practice of Sati.