India's Supreme Court considers call to open mosques to women

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NEW DELHI, April 16 (Reuters) - India's Supreme Court agreed on Tuesday to consider a petition from a Muslim couple to allow women into mosques, seeking to overturn a centuries-old practice that largely bars women from the places of worship. Women are not allowed inside most mosques in India although a few have separate entrances...

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