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Karnataka High Court: High Court for Indian state of Karnataka at Bengaluru
The High Court of Karnataka is the High Court of the Indian state of Karnataka and thus its highest judicial authority. The court's principal bench is located in Bengaluru, the capital city of Karnataka, with additional benches in Hubballi-Dharwada and Kalaburagi. It was previously called the High Court of Mysore. In Bengaluru, the High Court functions out of a red-painted brick building known as the Attara Kacheri, located opposite the Vidhana Soudha, the seat of the Karnataka Legislature.

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Karnataka High Court criticises government for its 'lethargic approach', slaps Rs 1 lakh fine

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In groundbreaking order, Karnataka HC says husband can't escape trial for rape of wife

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Rape is rape even if perpetrated by husband, says Karnataka high court

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After threat, Karnataka gives Y-security to hijab case judges

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Karnataka Hijab Row: HC judges who delivered verdict get Y-category security after death threats

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Hijab verdict: Udupi student-petitioners, Muslim girls in Shivamogga skip classes, exams

The six Muslim girl students of the Government Pre University Girls College in the coastal town of Udupi did not turn up for classes on Wednesday, a day after their petition seeking permission to wear..
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Hijab row: Hours after HC’s judgment, appeals line up in apex court

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Hijab not essential to Islam, says Karnataka HC, upholds ban

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Karnataka Hijab Row: Following HC's verdict, schools and colleges in Udupi to reopen from tomorrow

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Rajnath Singh commends Karnataka HC judgement on hijab case, says 'dress code must be followed'

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Hijab row reaches Supreme Court, plea filed challenging Karnataka High Court verdict

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Hijab row: 3 students 'denied entry' for practical exams in Udipi, says report

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Karnataka Hijab Row: High Court asks students to 'follow prescribed uniform till final verdict'

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Hijab Row: Karnataka High Court mandates state government to follow interim order

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Karnataka Hijab Row: Muslim students ask High Court to 'allow hijabs on Friday, during Ramzan'

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Hijab row: Karnataka HC refers case to larger bench, cites constitutional questions

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Thaawarchand Gehlot takes oath as 19th Governor of Karnataka

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SC turns down Centre's plea to stay Karnataka HC order on oxygen supply


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