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karnataka hijab contaversy

Saeed Naqvi | Hijab in Iran & India: Some enlightenment for SC judges

The minority factor aggravates the problem to an extent that Justice Hemant Gupta of the Supreme Court appears not to have noticed

24 Oct 2022 3:21 AM

Hijab row: SC issues notice to Karnataka on pleas against HC order

A bench of Justices Hemant Gupta and Sudhanshu Dhulia issued notice to the state on the pleas and posted them for hearing on September 5

29 Aug 2022 11:55 AM

'Don't sensationalise': SC rules out early hearing on Hijab ban

As Kamat persisted that students will lose one year as they are not allowed to enter schools with Hijab, CJI called for the next mention

24 Mar 2022 12:30 PM

Hijab ban: SC to hear pleas against Karnataka HC verdict after Holi vacation

The urgency is that there are many girls who have to appear in examinations, the senior lawyer told the bench

16 Mar 2022 12:04 PM

Pralhad Joshi welcomes Karnataka HC verdict on Hijab, appeals for peace

The basic work of students is to study. So leaving all this aside they should study and be united, said Joshi

15 Mar 2022 11:58 AM


'Hijab does not form part of essential religious practice': Karnataka HC upholds ban

The bench said that no case is made out for invalidating the Government Order of February 5

15 Mar 2022 11:17 AM

Karnataka HC to deliver verdict on Hijab case today, gatherings banned in Bengaluru

The HC full bench was constituted on February 9 on a petition filed by girls from Udupi who prayed that they should be allowed to wear Hijab

15 Mar 2022 10:25 AM

After 11 days, Karnataka HC concludes 'hijab' hearing, reserves order

The Court dismissed a PIL seeking to restrain media from chasing hijab-clad students and teachers

26 Feb 2022 8:22 AM

Anjaneya Reddy | Time Muslims in India disposed of their non-native cultural baggage

Indian Muslims have a lesson to learn from the Syrian Christians of Kerala

25 Feb 2022 1:37 AM

No curbs on hijab in campus, only in class, says Karnataka advocate-general

The prohibitory orders around Bengaluru’s educational institutions has, meanwhile, been extended till March 8

23 Feb 2022 8:27 AM


Karnataka: Petitioner in hijab case claims Sangh Parivar goons attacked her brother

In a series of tweets, the petitioner demanded that a case be filed against the attackers

22 Feb 2022 9:51 AM

Pavan K. Varma | Our duty is to put back nuance in hijab debate

The hijab dispute is now sub judice, and is being heard by the Karnataka high court

20 Feb 2022 2:36 AM

Chaos prevails in Karnataka govt PU colleges as burqa-clad students denied entry

The students complained that they were wearing hijabs to classes all through the academic year and the new decision has come all of a sudden

16 Feb 2022 12:55 PM

Motivated comments on India's internal issues not welcome: MEA on Hijab row

External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said that those who know India well would have a proper appreciation of the realities

12 Feb 2022 12:35 PM

Hijab row: SC counsels patience, vows to protect rights

An appeal had been filed in the apex court challenging the direction of the Karnataka High Court

12 Feb 2022 7:03 AM


As hijab row spreads, senior classes to remain shut in Karnataka till Feb 16

BRIMS students, however, were reportedly allowed to take the examination after the intervention of student groups

12 Feb 2022 6:56 AM

Pakistan summons Indian Charge d'Affaires over hijab controversy

The official was conveyed Pak's deep concern over alleged religious intolerance, negative stereotyping and discrimination against Muslims

10 Feb 2022 11:57 AM

Karnataka Hijab Row: SC says let Karnataka HC hear case first

The Apex Court refused to urgently list the plea challenging Karanataka government rule on dress code

10 Feb 2022 11:37 AM

3-judge Karnataka HC bench set to hear hijab matter today

Whether it is a bikini, a ghoonghat, a pair of jeans or a hijab, it is a woman’s right to decide what she wants to wear, Priyanka said

10 Feb 2022 7:17 AM

Karnataka on boil over hijab, schools, colleges given 3-day holiday

Karnataka High Court is now looking into the students' plea for their right to their hijab

09 Feb 2022 7:19 AM