A hijab is a veil worn by certain Muslim women covering the head and chest.
Metal jewellery, except 'Mangalsutra' and 'Kalungura' (toe rings), are prohibited.
Lifting the hijab ban imposed by the previous BJP govt was one of the important election promises made by the Congress during the Karnataka Assembly polls.
Says party state council member's remarks are not in line with CPM's stand on dress choices.
The 49-year-old karateka was the oldest athlete who won accolades for Kerala in a South Indian championships.
Dr Suresh TN, president, KGMOA, said there is an infection control system in operation theatres and the scientific view is to maintain the protocols as such.
A group of female students of Government Medical College in the capital have written to the principal with their unusual requests.
The accused were booked for outraging religious sentiments and other charges.
The court had said last month that it would consider setting up a three-judge bench to adjudicate the case related to the ban on wearing of hijabs in Karnataka government schools.
Mahnaz Mohammadi was awarded the 'Spirit of Cinema' award on the inaugural day of the 27th IFFK in Thiruvananthapuram. She wasn't present to collect it.
Justice Dhulia set aside the Karnataka High Court verdict that refused to lift the ban on hijab in educational institutions of the state.