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Niqab banned in Tunisian government offices

Friday, 05 July 2019

Prime Minister Youssef Chahed decided on Friday to ban the niqab for women in Tunisian government ......

Sri Lanka bans face covering after attacks

Monday, 29 April 2019

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday announced a ban on face covering, a week after ......

Algeria bans wearing of full-face veils at work

Friday, 19 October 2018

Algerian authorities on Thursday banned women from wearing full-face veils, or niqabs, at work, ......

Denmark investigating viral photo of policewoman hugging niqab-wearing protester

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Danish police said on Wednesday that they had opened an investigation into a policewoman who ......

Man who stole $15,000 from bank in Kuwait using toy gun arrested

Sunday, 23 September 2018

Saudi security forces arrested on Saturday the man who robbed a Gulf Bank branch in Hawalli, Kuwait, ......

Why are Algerians happy about the niqab of Imran Khan’s wife?

Friday, 24 August 2018

Bushra Bibi, the wife of Pakistan’s new Prime Minister Imran Khan, stole the spotlight during ......

Imran Khan’s wife sparks debate in Pakistan after wearing niqab at ceremony

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Bushra Bibi, the wife of Pakistan’s new Prime Minister Imran Khan, stole the spotlight with ......

How Boris Johnson’s ‘letterbox’ gaffe has impacted UK women in niqabs

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Ever since Boris Johnson, the former British foreign secretary, described burkas as resembling ......

First woman fined in Denmark for wearing full-face veil

Saturday, 04 August 2018

A 28-year-old woman wearing a niqab on Friday became the first person in Denmark to be fined for ......

Denmark joins some European nations in banning burqa, niqab

Thursday, 31 May 2018

Denmark joined some other European countries in deciding Thursday to ban garments that cover the ......

EXPLAINER: The endless ‘war on niqab’ in Egyptian universities

Saturday, 23 December 2017

On December 11, the American University in Cairo AUC announced a ban on the niqab, the face veil, ......

American Univeristy in Cairo retracts on-campus niqab ban

Monday, 18 December 2017

The American University in Cairo (AUC) retracted a decision banning women form wearing the niqab, a ......

Young Egyptian man caught wearing ‘niqab’ to meet his girlfriend

Tuesday, 03 October 2017

A young Egyptian man was caught wearing “niqab” as he went to his girlfriend's house to ......

Top Europe court upholds ban on full-face veil in Belgium

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday upheld a Belgian ban on wearing the full-face niqab ......

Dutch parliament votes to ban burqas, niqabs in some public places

Tuesday, 29 November 2016

The Dutch Parliament’s lower house voted on Tuesday to ban the wearing of face-covering ......

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