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Updated : 1 month ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], December 18 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday requested the Deputy Election Commissioner to deploy female CPF personnel in Muslim-dominated areas to verify burqa-clad voters in the forthcoming Assembly polls in the state.
Updated : 5 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Berlin [Germany], July 23 (ANI): The western German state of Baden-Wurttemberg on Tuesday banned full-face coverings, often known as burqa or niqab, in schools, saying that the full-face Islamic covering does not belong in a free society.
Updated : 6 months ago IST
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), July 16 (ANI): A student of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has lodged a complaint with the police against another male classmate who had used derogatory language against her on social media and threatened her that he would make her wear a 'burqa'.
Updated : 11 months ago IST
Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 20 (ANI): Two girls have filed a written complaint with police here alleging that they were harassed by miscreants for not wearing a burqa while going to school.
Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 18 (ANI): The Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) of Khurja in Uttar Pradesh has warned the local men with legal action if they harass girls for not wearing burqa.
New Delhi [India], Feb 18 (ANI): Jemima Goldsmith, ex-wife of Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan shared a Lollywood film poster featuring Khan, herself and a burqa-clad woman.
Updated : 11 months, 1 week ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 10 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has issued a show-cause notice to its leader Raghuraj Singh for "indulging in activities which violate the policies of the party, and issuing indecent statements".
Rome [Italy], Feb 10 (ANI): Maulana Abdul Aziz, better known as 'Maulana Burqa' for escaping arrest in 2007, being disguised as a woman, does it again.
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 10 (ANI): Chairman of Committee of Building and Other Construction Workers, Labour Department Raghuraj Singh on Monday stoked controversy, while demanding that the Centre and the state government should impose a ban on 'burqa'.
Updated : 11 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 5 (ANI): Political analyst Gunja Kapoor on Wednesday was detained by Delhi Police for a short period, after protestors at Delhi's Shaheen Bagh alleged that she was wearing a 'burqa' and filming them at the agitation site.
Updated : 11 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 27 (ANI): Locals, including scores of burqa-clad women, protested against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR) at Morland Road area here on Monday.
Updated : 11 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Patna (Bihar) [India], Jan 25 (ANI): JD Women's College in Patna has taken back the prohibition on students wearing a burqa in classrooms, Principal Dr Shyama Rai said.