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An Open Letter to Sajid Javid: Stop Providing a Safe Haven to Abusive NRI Husbands.

Dear Home Secretary, I would like to draw your attention to hidden scourge that has become ever more pervasive within the Indian community in the UK over the past few years – spousal abandonment of those especially on dependent visas. It involves men  – both British citizens or settled persons of Indian origin – who marry […]

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UK judge rules in a divorce case – English law applies to an Islamic marriage

In a landmark ruling, the UK High Court has recognized Sharia Law in the UK allowing a woman the right to bring her divorce case to court and claim her share of the assets of her marriage. The judge ruled that the estranged couple’s Islamic faith marriage, or ‘Nikah’ ceremony, can come under the purview […]

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