Day: November 3, 2012

FIJI TO BE SECULAR STATE IN NEW CONSTITUTION

Fiji regime demands release of Constitution Commission details SOLOMAN STAR RNZI: The interim government in Fiji has announced it is going to make the Constitution Commission publish the names and salaries of all its staff and consultants. According to FBC News, the interim prime minister, Commodore Frank Banimarama, has instructed […]

Muslim Men have No Unrestricted Power for Divorce

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir high court has held that a Muslim man’s power to divorce (Talaq) his wife is not “unrestricted or unqualified”. Justice Hasnain Masoodi in his 23-page judgment extensively went into details of the Shariah law and Quranic injunctions to hold that a “husband cannot have unrestricted […]