Burkha row at NEET: Washim college principal says girls could have sought permission

One of them, however, went outside to hand over her burkha to her father who "blew the issue out of proportion," the principal alleged.

published on : 19th July 2022

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

Modi’s development push: a cue for Karnataka state government

The timing of the PM’s development push is crucial. It comes at a time when issues like Hijab, Halal, restrictions on the use of loudspeakers, school textbooks revision row among others.

published on : 27th June 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

Hijab ban: 5 Muslim girls seek TC from university college in Karnataka

College Principal Anasuya Rai said the five students had approached her with the request for TC so that they could join other colleges which permitted hijab.

published on : 20th 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

23 girl students suspended in Karnataka for staging demo seeking permission to wear Hijab inside classrooms

According to sources, last week the girls came to the college in Puttur Taluk of Dakshina Kannada district wearing Hijab and protested demanding permission to wear the headscarf.

published on : 7th 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

Violating HC order on hijab can lead to anti-national activities: Union Minister Shobha Karandlaje

Shobha Karandlaje said many temples were destroyed in the past though the present generation was not an eye-witness to them.

published on : 31st May 2022

Muslim students told to follow Karnataaka HC orders on hijab

Speaking to media after meeting the 12 students who are not ready to remove their hijab, the DC said that he has tried to convince them to follow the High Court’s order.

published on : 31st May 2022

Hijab row in Mangaluru: Everyone should abide by HC and government order, says Karnataka CM

Stating that the issue has been closed after the syndicate meeting at Mangalore University, he asked students to focus on education instead of getting into such issues.

published on : 28th May 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

Communal polarisation showing results in Hindutva laboratory -- coastal Karnataka

Survey finds majority, minority communities almost fully radicalised, Cong falls into trap  

published on : 20th May 2022

Army-run school stokes hijab controversy in Kashmir; limits diktat to face veil later

The school issued an amended version of the circular, replacing the word hijab with face veil.

published on : 27th April 2022

Hijab ban case: SC indicates pleas against Karnataka HC order will be listed soon

Several pleas have been filed against the high court order.

published on : 26th April 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
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