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Austria approves law to ban Islamic headscarf in primary schools

The government said the patka head covering worn by Sikh boys or the Jewish kippa would not be affected.

16 May 2019 2:09 PM

Headscarves have evolved as a symbol of identity

All of this would be readily acceptable were it not for the fact that this particular contest is a beauty pageant.

06 Sep 2018 7:50 AM

California to pay $85,000 to Muslim woman over forcibly removing hijab

Powell spent the night in prison without her headscarf. It was returned when her husband posted her bond.

12 Aug 2017 10:29 AM

Le Pen cancels meet with Lebanon Grand Mufti over headscarf

France bans headscarves in the public service and for high school pupils, in the name of church-state separation and equal rights for women.

22 Feb 2017 12:35 PM

Muslim teacher told to hang herself with headscarf in US

The incident comes amid reports from around the country about hate rising after Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential polls.

13 Nov 2016 3:04 PM