Shayara bano

Shayara Bano is the first petitioner in the case that led the Supreme Court to pass a verdict  declaring the practice of triple talaq unconstitutional. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint

This is a historic day: Shayara Bano

1 min read . 23 Aug 2017
A file photo of Shayara Bano, who approached the Supreme Court in February 2016 to seek a ban on triple talaq. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint

The thorny issue of triple talaq

11 min read . 13 Jan 2017
Afreen Rehman; Bader Sayeed; and Shayara Bano (from left to right)

The battle for gender justice

18 min read . 03 Dec 2016