Aftab Alam

Aftab Alam

About Aftab Alam

The writer teaches Political Science at Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh, India

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Uniform Civil Code should not be pushed through in haste; first make all personal laws gender-just

The Muslim Personal Law Board is committing the same mistake by opposing the UCC as it did during the discourse on the abhorrent Muslim practice of instantaneous triple talaq without realising its far-reaching consequences.

Need to develop international guidelines to regulate military activities in EEZs

Amid the divergent claims by the US and the Indian governments, it is important to delineate the correct position of international law on the military activities in the EEZ, writes Aftab Alam for South Asia Monitor

Communal profiling and media hate-mongering may have grave consequences

Arthur Koestler, a Hungarian British author, and journalist, once observed that “Man's deadliest weapon is language. He is susceptible to being hypnotized by slogans as he is to infectious diseases