Articles by Sanyukta Dharmadhikari
The petitioner’s counsel also requested the High Court to reconsider its interim order restraining students from wearing religious attire in classrooms, submitting that it suspends their fundamental rights.
Tuesday, February 15, 2022 - 20:06
“How can a college committee decide on a public order matter, which is a state government’s responsibility?” Petitioner’s counsel Devadatt Kamat submitted before the court, opposing the government’s order mandating a dress code.
Monday, February 14, 2022 - 18:45
The High Court said it will issue an interim order that high schools and colleges in the state — which were asked to stay closed till Friday, February 11 — should reopen but nobody should be allowed to wear any kind of religious clothing.
Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 18:07
The single-judge bench of the High Court held that there are larger constitutional questions that need to be addressed in the issue, as personal laws are involved.
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 - 15:59
Allowing students to wear the hijab in classes will violate the right to equality of other students who are following the dress code, the Department of Primary and Secondary Education in Karnataka said.
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 - 15:27
The observations come on a day when Karnataka is witnessing violent protests by saffron-clad students against the hijab and against their classmates wearing the hijab.
Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - 17:05
The High Court has imposed certain conditions, which Dileep and two other accused have to follow, failing which Kerala Crime Branch can seek cancellation of bail.
Monday, February 7, 2022 - 19:33
The police have been carrying out further investigations following filmmaker Balachandra Kumar’s revelations against Dileep in the actor assault case.
Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 15:51
The prosecution has told the High Court that Dileep, by sending his phone for a forensic examination, is trying to conceal and possibly tamper with evidence.
Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 19:48
In the newly-leaked video, Muthuvel (the person who took the video) asks whether the hostel officials had told her not to wear a bindi or pottu, to which Lavanya replies in the negative.
Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 10:26