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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
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.
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.
Sep 24, 2014
Turkey allows female students to wear hijab to schoolFemale students in Turkey are free to wear the Islamic veil, or the hijab, to class, the country's Education Minister Nabi Avci has announced.
Sep 19, 2014
'Chastity patrols' to ensure Iranian women are well covered"Chastity patrols", created by an Iranian paramilitary group, are patrolling the streets of Iran to force women to go "well covered" in public.
Apr 27, 2012
Should Mangalore college have banned the burqa?A Mangalore college has banned its students from wearing the burqa and face veil in classes and during examinations.