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Two girls ‘harassed’ by US school authorities for wearing hijab

Two girls ‘harassed’ by US school authorities for wearing hijab

By News Desk Hajah Bah and Fatmata Mansaray, both cousins and students of Freedom High School, Virginia, allege that the school administrators harassed them over their decision to don hijabs. PHOTO: INSIDE NOVA Two Muslim students in a US school were allegedly sent home for wearing hijabs without carrying notes from parents. Hajah Bah and […]

Indian textbook preaches families of ‘ugly girls’ pay more dowry

Indian textbook preaches families of ‘ugly girls’ pay more dowry

If a girl is ugly her family has to pay a higher dowry, is what a textbook in western Indian state of Maharashtra has been reportedly preaching. The snapshot of the text were widely circulated on social media. However, Times of India reported on Saturday that teachers in Pune, Maharashtra have refused to teach a chapter […]

Japan doll maker offers mini Trump ahead of Girls Day holiday

Japan doll maker offers mini Trump ahead of Girls Day holiday

TOKYO (Reuters) – A traditional Japanese doll modeled after U.S. President Donald Trump has raised eyebrows among some Tokyo shoppers ahead of “Girls Day”, a holiday meant to celebrate the health and happiness of girls. The Trump doll, clad in a gold and black kimono with a golden-haired head, was unveiled on Thursday by Kyugetsu […]

MUET clerk held for possessing Naila Rind, other girls’ pictures

MUET clerk held for possessing Naila Rind, other girls’ pictures

DADU: Police picked up on Wednesday a clerk working for the Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) for interrogation over the mysterious death of Naila Rind, who was found hanging from a ceiling fan in her room in Marvi hostel 11 days ago. A team of Jamshoro police led by inspector Agha Tahir, SHO […]