Hijab Controversy
West Bengal  /  Published 12.07.22

Anis fell to his death, wasn’t killed: SIT

Student activist Anis Khan had died in February from an accidental fall from a height and wasn’t murdered, the special investigation team (SIT) of police said in its chargesheet submitted to Ulu...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 16.06.22

Hijab: 19 shun studies

Three months after Karnataka High Court ruled that Muslim girl students should abide by the decisions of the college development committees (CDCs) and wear prescribed uniforms without hijab, 19 studen...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mangaluru

India  /  Published 18.05.22

K'taka: equality in attire

Following the recent Karnataka High Court order after the 'hijab' controversy, the Department of Pre-University Education has made uniforms prescribed by the College Development Committee comp...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Bengaluru

Opinion  /  Published 23.04.22

Letters to the Editor: Why must women continue to face prejudice in healthcare?

Equitable care Sir — As with most aspects of life, women face severe prejudice in healthcare. Ailments that are specific to women were earlier written off by medical practitioners as hysteria....
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 13.04.22

Pinch of salt: BJP doublespeak

Secular amity and the Bharatiya Janata Party are like the proverbial chalk and cheese. So it may well be bewildering to see BJP leaders in Karnataka suddenly blowing the pipe of religious brotherhood....
By The Editorial Board


Opinion  /  Published 12.04.22

Meat less: divisive campaign

Hatred is not noble; it is riddled with spite. Going door to door asking people not to buy halal meat is spiteful, as is distributing pamphlets at the marketplace on the same theme. But that...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 07.04.22

Hijab row must be seen in broader context

I am neither a lawyer nor do I wish to question the ruling of any court of law. I merely wish to reflect on certain broader issues about uniforms in educational institutions and what constitutes an es...
By Anup Sinha

Opinion  /  Published 05.04.22

Hijab and Hindutva

The hijab controversy is welcome. What we were witnessing is the coming to the fore of underlying, potentially conflicting, differences. Solidarity is constrained by its potential to become ...
By Ajay Gudavarthy

India  /  Published 27.03.22

Miss Universe on hijab row

Miss Universe 2021 Harnaaz Sandhu has appealed to the society to stop targeting girls, including on the issue of hijab, saying Let them live the way they choose to. A three-judge Bench of the Karnata...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 26.03.22

Hijab: MP varsity orders probe

A video of a Muslim girl wearing a Hijab and purportedly offering namaz inside a classroom has prompted Dr Harisingh Gour University (HGU), a Central varsity, in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar to order an...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Sagar


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