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“Revenge for protesting hijab ban”: SDPI leader’s hotel demolished by Karnataka authorities

By AFRA ABUBACKER / Maktoob Media Two hotels in Udupi, Zaithoon and Zara owned by the Social Democratic Party of India President and his brother...

Asianet Suvarna News barged into my home, crossing limits: Muslim student in Karnataka

Aliya Assadi, one of the leaders of Karnataka’s historic agitation of Muslim students against hijab ban in educational institutions, accused the media of barging...

Principal made us choose between hijab and exam: Muslim students in Karnataka

As schools till Standard X reopened across Karnataka on Monday, thirteen Muslim girls of KPC school were denied exams and sent back home in...

BJP tweets identities of minors in hijab row, Twitter takes it down

THE BJP on Tuesday tweeted the identity and other details of students who have approached Karnataka High Court against the ban on hijab in classrooms, to allege that...

MP: Govt College Principal Issues Order Banning Hijab After Hindu Outfits Protest

New Delhi: An autonomous post-graduate government college in Datia district of Madhya Pradesh came out with an order banning wearing hijabs within the college premises,...

Org of 57 Muslim countries raises concern over hijab ban, genocidal calls

The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation has expressed deep concern over recent public calls for the genocide of Muslims in Hindu...

Sadhvi Vibhanand’s Call to ‘Rape’ Muslim Women With Impunity Shows Hindutva’s Politics of Fear

By N.C. Asthana The National Commission of Women (NCW) took cognizance of a video inciting sexual violence against Muslim women. The said video was brought to their...

Now A Private College in Rajasthan Asks Girl Students to Leave Hijab at Home

NEW DELHI – The raging controversy over hijab in Karnataka had its echo in the far off desert land of Rajasthan. Some Muslim families in...

Hijab ban in Indian state violates religious freedom: US official

A US official has voiced concerns about the controversial banning of the headscarf at schools and colleges in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, prompting a...