Karnataka schools News
K'taka Education Minister announced that the state govt is contemplating commencing the teaching of the Bhagavad Gita in schools and colleges CM Basavaraj said that it was his government`s stand to include the Bhagavad Gita in the syllabus as a part of the moral science subject Former CM H.D. Kumaraswamy questioned the state govt on the proposal and added that teaching of the Bhagavad Gita won`t fill empty stomachs
"Court decision should be followed at any cost. You don`t follow the interim order of the court. What is this arrogance? The government headed by Basavaraj Bommai is handling the issue with restraint. The government is considering it as a sensitive matter and exercising restraint. It should not be mistaken as weakness," Union Minister Joshi said.
Malala Yousafzai has weighed in on the controversy over students not being allowed to enter campuses wearing hijab in Karnataka. The Nobel laureate has said that refusing to let girls go to school in their hijabs is 'horrifying'. The girls' education activist has asked Indian leaders to stop the 'marginalisation' of Muslim women.