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Oct 19, 2017
Canada's Quebec province passes law banning veils in public sector; rights groups say move marginalises Muslim womenQuebec will ban face coverings such as veils or niqabs for people giving or receiving provincial government services under a law passed on Wednesday
Jul 03, 2017
Baghdad attack: Suicide bomber dressed as woman kills 14; Islamic State claims responsibilityA suicide bomber dressed as a veiled woman killed 14 people and wounded 13 others in a displacement camp west of the Iraqi capital Baghdad
Jun 30, 2017
Simone Veil, iconic French feminist politician and Holocaust survivor, dies at 89Simone Veil, a French survivor of Nazi death camps and European Parliament president who spearheaded abortion rights as one of France's most prominent woman politicians, has died. She was 89.
Jun 22, 2017
Boris Becker bankruptcy: Why India's rich borrowers often go scot-free despite stringent rulesIn India rich borrowers are insulated from bankruptcy proceedings thanks to the veil of incorporation
May 26, 2017
UK Election 2017: Far-Right UKIP promises to ban burqas since they 'prevent intake of essential Vitamin D'The far-right UK Independence Party (UKIP) has pledged in its general election manifesto to ban the burqas or the full face veils in public places, citing among others a bizarre reason that they "prevent intake of essential vitamin D from sunlight".
Apr 28, 2017
German parliament backs partial burqa ban, Merkel says 'they're not appropriate in her country'Members of Germany's lower house of parliament have approved a law that partially bans the full-face Islamic veil or the burqa
Dec 06, 2016
Angela Merkel calls for ban on Muslim veils in GermanyAngela Merkel laid out her case for a fourth term as German chancellor on Tuesday, with a call to ban full-face Muslim veils and the promise of a tougher stance on immigration after a record influx of refugees
Oct 01, 2016
France's burkini ban misses nuanced aspects of Muslim women's adoption of hijabNo country is justified in banning the symbols of ‘choice’ in relation with hijab or burqa or categorically declaring it as compulsory attire in the name of social/political/religious morality and modesty
Jun 05, 2015
Don't sweat it out: This hijab will make your workout session much easierBasically, Veil Garment has come up with a technology which makes the hijab water-repellant and keeps it dry at all times, like a raincoat.
May 31, 2015
Behind the Niqab: What the world looks like through the veilPhotographs shot from behind the Niqab, worn by some conservative Muslim women, shows what the world looks like from through the veil.