Burkini Ban

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AIIMS entrance test dress code: Ban on hijab is unconstitutional, violates right to freedom of religion
India

AIIMS entrance test dress code: Ban on hijab is unconstitutional, violates right to freedom of religion

The Kerala High Court’s decision on the hijab ban in AIIMS entrance test is a welcome interpretation of the right to freedom of religion in India.

France's burkini ban misses nuanced aspects of Muslim women's adoption of hijab
India

France's burkini ban misses nuanced aspects of Muslim women's adoption of hijab

No 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

French court suspends burkini ban, says individual liberty can be restricted if it's a 'proven risk'
World

French court suspends burkini ban, says individual liberty can be restricted if it's a 'proven risk'

France's highest administrative court on Friday suspended a ban on the Islamic burkini swimsuit brought by a French Riviera town after it was challenged by rights groups.

Burkini ban: The war on terror shouldn't begin inside a woman's wardrobe
World

Burkini ban: The war on terror shouldn't begin inside a woman's wardrobe

It said the burkini was liable to offend the "religious convictions or (religious) non-convictions of other users of the beach,” and “be felt as a defiance or a provocation exacerbating tensions felt by” the community.

The banned Burkini is not a political statement: Like any other piece of clothing, it is a choice
World

The banned Burkini is not a political statement: Like any other piece of clothing, it is a choice

The burkini is not a political statement or a means to make the wearer feel enslaved or the viewer offended.