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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.
Jan 14, 2015
China bans burqa in Xinjiang city with largest Muslim populationThe capital of China's Xinjiang has banned the wearing of burqa in public, the regional government said on Thursday.
Nov 17, 2014
Mulayam calls purdah system 'evil tradition', kicks up controversySamajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday kicked up a controversy by dubbing the practice of "purdah" (veil) as an "evil tradition", saying it should be scrapped as it hindered progress of women.
Oct 20, 2014
Paris Opera expels woman in veil during performance, cast refuses to singThe Paris Opera ejected a woman for wearing a veil during a performance, the institution's deputy director said Sunday.