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From early childhood, I thought that I had a clear idea of life in rural Bangladesh despite the fact that I lived in the port city of Chittagong. My family had strong bonds with small towns and villages and we spent a lot of time there, in the lush and beautiful greenness. When my father died, I realized that there were many hidden realities.
Date06.02.2017 | 10:16
What is more important for a country, schools or weapons? A question asked by Malala generated a variety of responses from our readers. Some are of the opinion that the chance to get a good education is vital. Hence a post regarding a five-year-old girl being given in marriage to an adult received many comments.
Date06.05.2016 | 13:25
TagsChild marriage, Christine Lagarde, Dunya Maumoon, India, Malala Yousafzai, Maldives, muslim, Pakistan, women, women's rights
More than 90 percent of Muslim women surveyed in India want the “triple talaq” divorce ritual and polygamy banned from family civil law in the country, a study by a women’s rights organization, the Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA), showed.
Date04.09.2015 | 16:35
TagsBharatiya Muslim Mahila Andholan, BMMA, Islamic Law, muslim, nikah, Quran, Sebastian Farmborough, talaq, triple talaq, women's rights
Zakia Soman is a founder member of Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA), a mass organization of muslim women in India. According to a survey conducted by her organization, more than 90 percent of Muslim women surveyed in India want the “triple talaq” divorce ritual and polygamy banned from family civil law in the country.
Date04.09.2015 | 16:34
TagsAll India Muslim, divorce, India, Islamic organizatioan, muslim, Quran, talaq, tripple talaq, woman, women's rights
Several articles that we’ve posted triggered discussions between readers. Some of the topics are connected to religion and tradition. Check out here if your comment has been chosen for this week’s Comments of the Week.
Date01.09.2015 | 6:26
“Don’t make a temple dear. Construct a mosque.”
“But why? Why not a temple?”
Date29.08.2013 | 15:51
Western societies are often criticized for stereotyping Islamic culture, especially the Muslim women, who are often judged by the media based on their dress code. But where do these stereotypes come from? Perhaps Muslim societies themselves are responsible for strengthening these stereotypes.
Date25.10.2012 | 16:37