Hijab Row

Hijab petitioner hopes SC ruling will be in favour

Gousiya, a University College Mangaluru student said that the government is showing dictatorship and even not allowing them to hold a rally.

published on : 17th July 2022

Hijab row: Two Muslim girl students get NOC, one takes TC 

Of the three girl students, two had held a press meet and questioned the decision of the university to strictly implement the uniform rule inside the campus.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Mangaluru: Seven students return to class without hijab

Out of 101 Muslim girl students, 45 have come back to classes.

published on : 10th June 2022

Visit Pakistan to value liberty here, Congress leader UT Khader tells hijab activists

Khader was addressing a press conference at Congress office in Mangaluru.

published on : 7th June 2022

Mangaluru: Pro-hijab students agitate in front of Uppinangady college

A notice on the guidelines has been put up in the college notice board. 

published on : 5th June 2022

Mangaluru college suspends six students for wearing hijab during classes

Meanwhile, on Thursday two TV news channel journalists who went to the college to report the hijab controversy were kept under detention by some pro-hijab students.

published on : 3rd June 2022

6 students suspended, 12 sent back for wearing hijab in Karnataka district

The hijab row, started by 6 students of Udupi Pre-University Government Girl's College, became a raging controversy in the state making international headlines.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Hijab row erupts again in Mangaluru, students stage dharna after some 'flout' dress code

The Syndicate of Mangalore University which was held on May 16 had approved implementation of a dress code for students that also had banned wearing of the hijab, according to university sources

published on : 26th May 2022

Hijab ban in classroom; SC agrees to consider hearing pleas against Karnataka HC verdict

The high court had dismissed the petitions filed by a section of Muslim students from the Government Pre-University Girls College in Udupi, seeking permission to wear hijab inside the classroom.

published on : 26th April 2022

Three more hijab petitioners skip PU II exam

Three second pre-university science students, who are petitioners in the hijab row case, did not appear for the mathematics exam, which was the first paper in the science stream, here on Saturday.  

published on : 24th April 2022

Two hijab-wearing PU students sent back home from Udupi exam centre

The exam supervisor told the students to go back as they insisted that they will write the exam wearing hijab.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Hijab will be banned during exams: BC Nagesh

Teachers who insist to wear them will be relieved from exam duty, Nagesh said, adding that 99 per cent of the teachers are cooperating except for one or two instances.

published on : 20th April 2022

Hijab not allowed during II PUC exams, says Karnataka Education Minister BC Nagesh

Students wearing hijab will not be allowed to write the crucial annual II PUC examination in Karnataka, state Minister for Education BC Nagesh said.

published on : 19th April 2022

Muslim student requests Karnataka government to allow them to appear for exams wearing hijab

Aliya Assadi, who was one of the six petitioners who started the protest, had said that she would write examinations only if they were allowed to wear headscarves.

published on : 14th April 2022

Allow minorities to live peacefully: BS Yediyurappa

The former CM said Bommai has already made it clear that government will not tolerate such acts.

published on : 12th April 2022

Advocates write to Karnataka Governor, call for peace

They requested him to use his good offices to “counsel Chief Minister Basavraj Bommai to restore law and order in the state and uphold the Constitution’’.

published on : 12th April 2022

Investors, industries not going anywhere from Karnataka: Murugesh Nirani

Over the last few months, Karnataka has been in the news for various communal issues, raising concerns over its impact on the state’s investment scenario.

published on : 10th April 2022

Don’t skip PU II exams, Ex-VC appeals to Muslim girls

Tareen is the former vice-chancellor of Kashmir, Pondicherry and BSA universities and a former member of the University Grants Commission.

published on : 9th April 2022

Hijab verdict remarks: Advance bail pleas of Tamil Nadu Thowheed Jamath members rejected

The TNTJ had conducted protest meetings on March 17 and 18 in Madurai and Ramanathapuram respectively, and remarks made during these meetings had led to the case.

published on : 9th April 2022

ISIS lauds Indian Muslim girls fighting hijab ban, stokes controversy

“Initially, six of our Islamic sisters from a government pre-university college were not allowed to attend classes wearing hijab.

published on : 8th April 2022
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