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Order banned only hijabs and saffron shawls: Bengaluru college allows Sikh turban on campus

The college also contacted the girl’s father who responded with an email explaining the importance and sacredness of the turban as the girl is an Amritdhari (baptised) Sikh

Published on 25th February 2022

#HijabRow: Petitioner in hijab case alleges "Sangh Parivar goons" attacked her brother

According to the petitioner, her 20-year-old brother has been admitted to Hitech Hospital, Udupi

Published on 22nd February 2022

#HijabRow: Mysuru college ditches uniform code, allows Muslim students to wear hijab

On the other hand, legal action was taken against 15 to 20 Muslim girls by a college in Tumakuru for violating the Karnataka High Court's prohibitory order

Published on 21st February 2022

Aligarh college bans entry of students not in uniform after students wearing saffron scarves held protests on campus

The principal of the college, Dr Raj Kumar Verma, said, in view of the college discipline, the administration has issued a notice in this regard

Published on 18th February 2022

Has the #HijabRow reached Vijayawada? Here's what happened at Andhra Loyola College

The family members claimed that the college correspondent asked students if they wanted to do what students in Karnataka were doing by wearing a hijab

Published on 17th February 2022

Hijab row: 60 students return home from Udupi college after being told to take off their hijabs

The students said they will not attend physical classes till the High Court takes a decision on the issue

Published on 17th February 2022

Karnataka hijab row: Prohibitory orders clamped around educational institutions in Hubballi-Dharwad till February 28

Any violation of the above-mentioned order shall be liable for prosecution under the provisions of Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code

Published on 17th February 2022

Hijab row: A sweep across Karnataka to see how Class IX and X students were welcomed back after schools were reopened

Schools reopened fairly peacefully but in Madikeri and Shivamogga, incidents were reported, wherein, students were not allowed on campus because they were refusing to remove the hijab

Published on 15th February 2022

#HijabRow: Karnataka HC adjourns hearing for tomorrow, HC says GO doesn't refer to public order

The court will continue hearing representations from a batch of petitions challenging the refusal of educational institutions in the state to admit students wearing a hijab

Published on 14th February 2022

Hijab row: Karnataka govt extends holidays for PU colleges till February 15

The government said the decision has been taken as a precautionary measure to maintain law and order in the state

Published on 12th February 2022

#HijabRow: Karnataka HC passes interim order for educational institutions to reopen, prohibits wearing of hijabs, saffron shawls by students

The hearing will continue on Monday, Feb 14, and in the meantime, the three-judge bench has called for peace and tranquility in the state

Published on 10th February 2022

Students hoist saffron flag in Shivamogga, Congress claims the National Flag was "replaced" to do so

The police had to resort to lathi-charge once the stone-pelting began and asked students to return home. While a few students did so, others continued vehemently protesting

Published on 9th February 2022

Karnataka declares holiday for colleges, high schools as violence reported in hijab-saffron shawls row

The Karnataka HC, which heard a petition filed by a Muslim girl who was denied entry into her college for wearing a hijab, said they will take decision-based on the Constitution

Published on 8th February 2022

As hijab and saffron shawl row intensifies in Bagalkot and Vijayapura, five colleges declare holiday

"As a precaution and to avoid nuisances within the college premises — the management has suspended classes for all the semesters," shared Prof S B Jadhav, Principal, Shri Shanteshwar Degree College

Published on 8th February 2022

Now, Gadag sees its first case of hijab and saffron shawl row. It happened in this college 

One of the students shared, "We have lost many classes due to the pandemic, now the hijab and shawl issue. If these things happen, how can we concentrate on our studies?" 

Published on 8th February 2022

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