'Talaq': The word that 'destroys lives'

"Triple talaq" - divorcing by saying the word talaq three times - is legal for Muslims in India but controversial. It is banned across much of the Islamic world.

Fierce opposition is being faced by a practice in India that permits Muslim men to divorce their wives in a instant.

"Triple talaq" - divorcing by saying the word talaq three times - is lawful for Muslims in India but controversial. It's prohibited across much of the Islamic world.

India’s Supreme Court is determining whether triple talaq is unconstitutional, a move which could help tens of thousands of girls.