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Dublin: 2 °C Tuesday 19 November, 2019

#BURQAS

# burqas - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Ban on burqas in public places in the Netherlands takes effect

Between 200 and 400 women are estimated to wear a burqa or niqab in the country of 17 million people.

# burqas - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

May asks Johnson to apologise for saying women in burqas look like 'bank robbers'

The UK’s former foreign secretary also compared the women to letterboxes.

# burqas - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Burqas or bus seats? Anti-immigrant group ridiculed for mistaking bus seats for Muslim women

People described the bus seats as “tragic”, “disgusting” and “terrorists”.

# burqas - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Photos: Men in burqas say 'Don't tell women what to wear, keep your eyes away' BURQAS This post contains images

Photos: Men in burqas say 'Don't tell women what to wear, keep your eyes away'

They organised the march ahead of International Women’s Day on March 8.

# burqas - Friday 19 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning…