Friday, Dec 09, 2022

Muslim students


Karnataka school headmistress suspended over namaz in class

January 28, 2022 3:36 am

Last Sunday, pro-Hindu outfits barged inside the school and held a protest after a purported video went viral where a few Muslim students were seen performing namaz.

After shutdown, Bisara primary school reopens, Muslim students stay away

October 10, 2015 5:54 am

The only government-run primary school in the village was shut for a week after Mohammad Akhlaq, 50, was allegedly beaten to death by a mob following rumours about his family storing and consuming beef.

Kerala Muslim women's college bans tight jeans, short tops, permits head scarf

June 28, 2015 5:52 pm

According to the new scheme, students will have to wear salwar, churidar bottom, and an overcoat. Muslim students have been permitted to wear a dark grey 'mafta' or head scarf.

Mangalore college denies burqa ban

April 28, 2012 1:54 am

A well-known education institution in Mangalore that has been accused of trying to ban the wearing of burqas by Muslim students on campus has denied the allegations.

Modi to hand over Wakf Board’s financial aid to students

April 14, 2012 5:34 am

Chief Minister Narendra Modi will hand over cheques of ‘monetary awards’ to nearly 1,800 Muslim students on behalf of the Gujarat State Wakf Board.

No regrets from Muslim students in speech case

September 26, 2011 11:44 am

Eight Muslim students convicted of misdemeanors for disrupting a speech by the Israeli ambassador.

‘UK universities asked to report Muslims vulnerable to radicalism’

September 01, 2011 12:57 am

The British government has introduced new anti-terror guidance under which University staff are being asked to inform the police about Muslim students who are depressed or isolated and hence “vulnerable to extremism”.

Hearts,minds and Mecca

January 15, 2010 3:43 am

The rising profile of Muslim students in the Western world....