Hijab not allowed: New door Policy at Mitron Bandra

Hijab not allowed: New door Policy at Mitron Bandra

A Muslim woman was reportedly denied entry for wearing Hijab in Mitron Bandra Restaurant in Mumbai. An Instagram user named Ayesha Karbari shared a post saying that Muslim women are forbidden from wearing hijab in Bandra restaurant. In Her Instagram Post Ayesha said “On 5th June 2022, I experienced something in the middle of Bandra … Read more

Why Al Qaeda chief praises Muskan Khan of Karnataka?

Why Al Qaeda chief praises Muskan Khan of Karnataka?

The head of the global terrorist organization Al Qaeda, Ayman al-Zawahiri, waded into India’s hijab controversy on Tuesday and praises Muskan Khan, a student from Karnataka. Ayman al-Zawahiri was appointed al-Qaeda chief on May 2, 2011, following the death of al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in US military action. Osama bin Laden was assassinated in … Read more

Woman denied seat in train because she was wearing hijab

Woman denied seat in train because she was wearing hijab

Ground Report | New Delhi: Woman wearing hijab; A Man on Thursday alleged that his wife was denied a seat on a local train for wearing a ‘Hijab’ (veil worn by Muslim woman) in Mumbai. Talking to the micro-blogging platform Twitter, Dr Parvez Mandviwala wrote “My wife was denied a seat in a local train today … Read more

Who is actor Chetan Kumar arrested for tweet on Judge in Hijab Row?

Who is actor Chetan Kumar arrested for tweet on Judge in Hijab Row?

Ground Report | New Delhi: Who is actor Chetan Kumar; Kannada film actor Chetan Kumar Ahimsa has been arrested for posting objectionable tweets against a High Court judge hearing a hijab case. “Kannada film actor and activist Chetan Ahimsa has been arrested by Bengaluru City Police. On Tuesday and an FIR was registered under sections … Read more

Jain PU College lecturer resigns after being asked to remove Hijab

Video: Jain PU College lecturer resigns after being asked to remove Hijab

Ground Report | New Delhi: Jain PU College; A private college teacher in the Tumakuru district of Karnataka has quit after being asked to remove her hijab by college management. She also released a video statement explaining her resignation. Chandani Naaz is the guest speaker on resignation. Chandani was a visiting lecturer at a private … Read more

Hijab controversy: BJP government may change the order

Decoding Hijab Politics

Ground Report | New Delhi: Hijab controversy; Amidst the ongoing hijab controversy in Karnataka, the BJP government may make slight changes in a controversial order issued on 5 February. Under this order, it has been said that banning hijab in government colleges will not be considered a violation of religious freedom. Quoting sources, Indian Express … Read more

Why govt picking on hijab alone, petitioners’ advocate asks HC

Decoding Hijab Politics

Ground Report | New Delhi: Karnataka hijab issue story; The hearing continued on Wednesday in the Karnataka High Court on the Hijab controversy that started from Udupi, Karnataka. During the hearing, the High Court was told that preventing girl students from wearing hijab is a prejudicial attitude. There are more than 100 religious symbols of different … Read more

Decoding Hijab Politics

Decoding Hijab Politics

Ground Report | New Delhi: “If Saraswati puja of Hindus and turbans of Sikhs are allowed in Indian educational institutions then why is Hijab of Muslims being targeted? ” According to Article 14 of the Indian constitution: The state shall not deny to any person equality before the law. It implies that the right to … Read more

Arusa Parvaiz on Hijab: Trolling or Teaching? 

Arusa Parvaiz on Hijab: Trolling or Teaching? 

Ground Report | New Delhi: Arusa Parvaiz on Hijab;  “Wear hijab” wrote one user under the pictures of Arusa Parvaiz. “Dupatta Kahan hai? (Where is your scarf?)”, said another comment. Some even wrote long paragraphs criticizing her. Some compared her to Muskan from Karnataka. And others abused her.  Arusa Parvaiz on Hijab  Social media is … Read more

Karnataka hijab issue: High court adjourns hearing to February 14

Decoding Hijab Politics

Ground Report | New Delhi: Karnataka hijab issue; A three-judge tribunal of the Karnataka High Court has started hearing the petition filed against the ban on wearing hijab for female students. After hearing opening arguments on Thursday, the court said a further hearing will now take place next Monday. The Karnataka high court that heard … Read more