Muslim Girls

  • Allahabad HC seeks state govt's reply on scheme for Muslim girls 24-09-2013 05:28 PM

    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,...
  • Sonam Kapoor's take on 'Raanjhanna' 28-06-2013 10:51 PM

    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 06-11-2012 04:06 PM

    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...
  • Keep the burqa, remove the veil

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    My first reaction on reading the news that St Aloysius College in Mangalore had restricted the use of burqa was that it was unnecessarily provocative....

  • Hindu, Christian, Sikh blood saves Muslim patient 12-02-2008 04:45 PM

    Mumbai: Twenty-five English summers ago, Dilip Vengsarkar helped India achieve a historic 2-0 Test series win against England. His England-made Gunn and Moore bat proved too broad for the Englishmen way back then, but on Friday, in his stiffest off-field test, he was dismissed by a section of the cricketing...