Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved a proposal for admission of girl children in Sainik schools w.e.f. academic session 2021-22 in a phased manner. The decision has been taken following the success of the pilot project started by the Ministry of Defence for admission of girl children in Sainik School Chhingchhip in Mizoram two years […]
Malaysia : Mufti says 14 year old girl is ‘mature’ enough to marry, wins support from powerful politician
Malaysia is busy discussing the right age for people to marry. Malaysia’s Sabah Mufti Datuk Bungsu Aziz Jaafar has spoken out against setting the minimum age of marriage at 18 as it won’t be in tune with the Sharia law which prescribes 14 years of age for girls and 16 for boys. The religious authority […]
Pakistanis divided over ‘Hijab’ for marks! Here are the top takes!
If you are a girl in Pakistan then you can get extra marks. Punjab Higher Education Minister Raza Ali Gilani said that the girls who will cover their faces with Hijab will get extra 5 marks in the govt colleges. His comments have Pakistanis largely supporting the move while many also had their own takes on […]
Pakistani Hindus sit on hunger strike, protest hard against abduction of girls
Pakistani Hindus were forced to sit on a hunger strike as the Sindh government failed to take notice of the many atrocities against the Hindu community which has been agitating against the abduction of the 5 years old Shanu and 14 years old Momal Maheshwari. The agitation took place outside the busy Karachi Press Club. […]
Hindu kid abducted, set to become fourth wife of a 45-year old man
Dhaka, July 9, 2016: Case of abducted Hindu kid all of 14 years, Ritu Rani Sen, has again highlighted the growing radicalization in Bangladesh. The Hindu kid was abducted on 27th April, 2016 by Mohammad Miraj (45) son of Md. Baka Mollah of Char Kamarpur in the Kamarkhali Union of Madhukhali Upazila of Faridpur district […]
Bangladesh : She was about to be a victim of forced conversion, but then she was rescued!
Bangladesh, May 16, 2016: A minor Hindu girl, Nupur Rani Sheel, aged 12, was a school going child who was abducted by his own school teacher and his associates on the fateful day, 17 December, 2015 (at about 7.30 pm), with the intention of rape and forceful conversion to Islam. The child went missing from […]
NIT Srinagar: Girls threatened with ‘rape,’ support pours in
New Delhi, April7, 2016: The feature image of this news has become iconic and has indeed united the country like never before. But the dark truth is the threat that are being heaped upon the students. The female students of the NIT Srinagar have recounted the painful experience of their stay in the campus when […]