Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Canada: Islamic veil allowed in legal hearing
A judge cannot refuse to take testimony from a woman because she is wearing an Islamic veil, a court ruled on Wednesday.
2018/10/5 - 02:00
Muslim mum made to 'feel like terrorist' and 'humiliated' by bus driver
A First bus driver left a Muslim woman feeling ‘embarrassed and humiliated’ after telling her to remove her face veil.
2018/8/10 - 21:15
Ban on Muslim full-face veil takes effect in Denmark
A law that prohibits Muslim women from wearing full-face veil in public places has come into force in Denmark.
2018/8/2 - 00:24
Iranian Cleric hails Lebanese Mufti for not receiving unveiled French Politician
Following Lebanese Muslim Mufti's rewarding action for refusing to receive an unveiled French woman politician, Grand Ayatollah Safi Golpaygani, a Shia scholar, wrote a letter to appreciate cleric's respect for Islamic values.
2017/2/25 - 11:12
Germany mulls ban on face veil
Germany proposed a draft bill to prohibit state officials from wearing face veils on Friday, October 21, citing what it describes as “communication” problems caused by such a covering.
2016/10/22 - 17:11
Veiled Muslim women less likely to get a job in Germany
The employment chances of a Muslim migrant woman in Germany who wears a headscarf are lower than a native German candidate with the same qualifications, according to the findings of a new survey released on September 20.
2016/9/21 - 20:20
German restaurant throws Muslim woman out for veil
A restaurant owner in Germany has provoked outrage after reportedly ordering a Muslim woman wearing a niqab to leave the premises.
2016/9/17 - 09:24
Hujjat al-Islam Raesi: Veil Issue, battle of wills' arena in the world
“Today, the issue of the veil is the ground of volitions’ war in the world, so that volition in order to protect God’s realm and the other is acting to break it” Custodian of Astan Quds Razavi said.
2016/7/12 - 11:08
Islamic face veil to be banned in Latvia
Latvia has banned women from wearing the Islamic full-face veil in public, despite only three people being known to wear them in the entire country
2016/4/22 - 13:50