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UK school asks Sikh girls to remove turbans

Two minor Sikh girls in the UK were ordered to remove their turbans by teachers who mistook the traditional religious headdress as 'fashion' items, prompting their families to protest.

Sep 04, 2015, 19:37 PM IST
Watch: Young Sikh boy takes on a bully outside UK school

Watch: Young Sikh boy takes on a bully outside UK school

A YouTube video of a young Sikh boy's brawl with a bully outside a UK school has gone viral on social media.

May 28, 2015, 15:08 PM IST

Violent extremist video was shown at UK school

A violent extremist video was shown to students in a Birmingham state school as part of a plot by extremists to take control of the school curriculum across the UK.

Sep 03, 2014, 01:01 AM IST

UK school fails extremism inspection

28. A secondary school at the centre of an alleged Islamist plot to take control of the curriculum of schools in Birmingham, Britain`s second largest city, will be censured for failing to combat extremist threats, a media report said.

Jun 07, 2014, 15:53 PM IST

UK school bans skirts for girls

A school in the UK has banned girls from wearing skirts as teachers believe hemlines had risen to a level that was both "impractical" and "immodest".

Feb 11, 2014, 18:56 PM IST

Boys wear skirts at UK school to protest `no shorts` rule

In a bizarre incident, a group of boys at a UK school turned up for classes in skirts to protest a `no shorts` rule despite heatwave in the country.

Jul 19, 2013, 17:47 PM IST

Indian teacher plays truant in UK school

A teacher of Indian-origin `played
truant` for two years by forging fake sick notes, but escaped
being sent to prison.

Oct 01, 2011, 18:28 PM IST