Muslim Girls

  • Allahabad HC seeks state govt's reply on scheme for Muslim girls September 24, 2013

    Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday sought reply from the Uttar Pradesh government on a petition challenging validity of a scheme, in which financial aid was being given to girls of Muslim community for education or marriage. The Lucknow Bench, comprising Justices Imtiyaz Murtaza and Justice Devendra Kumar Upadhayaya, gave...
  • Sonam Kapoor's take on 'Raanjhanna' June 28, 2013

    Directed by Aanand L Rai, 'Raanjhanaa' revolves the story of a Hindu boy who falls in love with a Muslim girl. The film also stars Sonam Kapoor, Abhay Deol and Swara Bhaskar. ...
  • Kanpur college makes scarves mandatory for girls November 6, 2012

    Kanpur: Haleem Jubilee college in Kanpur has made wearing of burqas and scarves by girl students mandatory besides banning mobile phones. College management said that as cases of molestation had increased so they took these measures to ensure the safety of the girls. According to the management girls wearing scarves and...
  • Should all personal laws be uniform? June 7, 2012

    Delhi High Court has ruled that a Muslim girl can marry as per her choice at the age of 15 years if she has attained puberty. ...
  • HC's ruling on Muslim girls' marriage sparks debate June 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court's recent ruling that a Muslim girl can marry at the age of 15 has sparked off a debate in the community. Young Muslims feel that the law of the land should prevail when it comes to the age of marriage. The All India Muslim...
  • Muslim Law Board hails HC's order on girls' marriage June 6, 2012

    The High Court said a Muslim girl can marry as per her choice at the age of 15 years if she has attained puberty. ...
  • Muslim girl can marry at 15 if puberty attained: HC June 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Ruling that a Muslim girl can marry as per her choice at the age of 15 years if she has attained puberty, the Delhi High Court has held the marriage of a minor girl valid and allowed her to stay in her matrimonial house. "This Court notes that according...
  • Hindu, Christian, Sikh blood saves Muslim patient February 12, 2008

    Patna: A Muslim girl suffering from thalassemia in Bihar has found a new lease of life after three officials of a Central paramilitary force, belonging to the Hindu, Sikh and Christian communities, gave her blood. In a shining example of cross-religion solidarity to save thalassemia patient Danishwar Jahan, 12, who lives...