Saturday, December 9, 2023

Topic: Karnataka

Karnataka Police invoke UAPA against 10 Muslims over Bajrang Dal worker murder

Karnataka Police have invoked sections of the draconian UAPA against 10 people arrested in connection with the February 20 murder of a Bajrang Dal worker in Shivamogga.

Karnataka Police books Rana Ayyub over remarks on students who intimidated Muslim girls

The Karnataka Police in Dharwad have registered an FIR against journalist and author Rana Ayyub for allegedly describing students and others who have been harassing and intimidating hijab wearing Muslim students in Karnataka as "Hindu terrorists" during a television interview.

Karnataka HC reserves order on pleas against hijab ban after 11 days of hearing

Karnataka High Court on Friday reserved its order on various petitions challenging the ban on hijab in education institutions after hearing the matter for 11 days.

“We stand by Muslim girls” wearing hijab, says father of Sikh girl who was asked to remove turban

"We also stand by those Muslim girls/women who wants to cover their head with Scarf/Dupatta as a part of their faith and request authorities to allow them to do so as it was already practiced in our country and it does not cause any trouble to other people," Singh further asserted.

My brother attacked, father’s shop targeted for fighting hijab ban: Muslim student in Karnataka

One of the petitioners in the case against hijab ban in the Karnataka High Court, Hazra Shifa, has said that a Hindu mob attacked her brother, and her father's business were targeted by saffron group.

Karnataka: Bajrang Dal member’s murder not related to hijab ban protests, says Home Minister

Karnataka Home Minister Araga Jnanendra has said that the murder is not related to the protests against hijab ban in educational institutions