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You’re a woman … no more arguments

A Muslimah shares her experience of getting married and becoming a widow. By Zuhena Parveen, Mangalore, India   4 years ago, on this day (Apr 21, 2012), I was told to have a bath early in the morning before fajr and change into the clothes my aunt had ordered me to wear – a new white salwar kameez (traditional dress ... Read More »

Do you want your husbands to honour your requests?

Here are some things that can be done when our requests are turned down By Ismath Khatoon Dubai, UAE “But, do you think if you requested your husband to do so, he’d do anything for your parents?” A sister’s question as a response to the one I raised at the end of my previous article, “Can’t we request our husbands to ... Read More »