Karnataka HC

Hijab ban: Hearing over, SC verdict likely by October 14

He also added that wearing of hijab in Islam for some people who were believers was essential and for those who were not believers was not essential. 

published on : 23rd September 2022

Hijab Ban| Rules say that educational institutions have power to prescribe uniform: Supreme Court

“See the national impact of upholding such an order, it can be very disturbing and allows invasion of rights of persons who are protected under the Constitution,” Sibal said. 

published on : 15th September 2022

Hijab ban would force Muslim girls to go back to madrassas: SC told 

Laying emphasis on the fact that ban of hijab was Karnataka specific and wasn’t a standard practice to hijab, Dhavan said that across the Muslim world and non-Muslim world hijab was permitted. 

published on : 14th September 2022

Women wearing hijab must not be looked upon as caricatures but with dignity: Students to SC 

During the hearing, Mucchala had contended that the HC should not have gone into the interpretation of the Quran.

published on : 12th September 2022

Karnataka POCSO case: Pontiff's anticipatory bail hearing postponed to Friday

The judge also gave time for the opponents for filing objections to the bail application on which basis the hearing will start on Friday.

published on : 1st September 2022

Ganesha festival celebrated at Hubballi Idgah ground amid tight security

The court dismissed the plea filed by the Anjuman-E-Islam and refused to interfere with the decision of the authorities to permit the celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi at Eidgah ground.

published on : 31st August 2022

Hijab ban: SC to hear appeals against Karnataka High Court order on Monday

One of the appeals in SC has alleged "step-motherly behaviour of government authorities which has prevented students from practising their faith and resulted in an unwanted law and order situation".

published on : 28th August 2022

Karnataka: Hubballi-Dharwad corporation to take call on Hubballi Idgah

As no specific terms of reference were suggested for the house committee, its members are meeting with whoever wants to submit their suggestions and opinion on the issue.

published on : 28th August 2022

Contents of azaan don’t violate right of other faiths, says Karnataka HC; disposes PIL

The court said that Articles 25 and 26 of the Constitution embodies the principle of religious toleration.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Corruption rampant in government offices: Karnataka HC

"Nowadays, in the Government office, corruption has become rampant and no file will be moved without any bribe," said Justice K Natarajan.

published on : 20th August 2022

Karnataka HC issues notice to State and Centre over 'detention' of 38 Sri Lankan citizens from prison

Stating that the detention of Sri Lankan citizens in jail is illegal and unconstitutional, the petitioner alleged that the police officers have failed to discharge their statutory duty. 

published on : 3rd August 2022

Karnataka HC orders state to pay Rs 5 lakh compensation to man mistakenly arrested over name confusion 

The only reason why the applicant had been arrested is that the name of his father was similar to the name of the person mentioned in the warrant.

published on : 1st August 2022

RSS worker murder case: Karnataka HC dismisses appeal filed by accused

The accused Irfan Pasha and Mohammed Mujeeb Ulla have challenged the order passed by the Special Court rejecting their bail petitions last year. 

published on : 6th July 2022

Ensure officers cuffing have body cams: Karnataka HC directs DGP

“The camera should be equipped with a microphone. The video with audio recording should be retained for a year."

published on : 29th June 2022

Karnataka HC stays actress Chythra Hallikeri's case against husband 

Senior advocate M S Shyam Sundar, who appeared for Pothraj and his father submitted that Chythra is the estranged wife of the businessman and had filed a false complaint.

published on : 4th June 2022

Karnataka HC second in using ‘eCourts’ in lockdown

Similarly, under the jurisdiction of 28 high courts, Delhi stands first among 28 district courts in the country in dealing with cases through video conferencing.

published on : 16th May 2022

PSI recruitment scam: Candidates approach Karnataka High Court

The police have arrested around 30 people in connection with the scam and an FIR has been filed against 10 candidates, including Rachana and Jagrut, so far.

published on : 5th 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

One more TNTJ activist held for issuing threats to chief justice of Karnataka

Rahmatullah and Usmani are office-bearers of the Tamil Nadu Thowheed Jamath (TNTJ).

published on : 25th March 2022
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