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# headscarf - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Austria approves headscarf ban in primary schools
# Freedom Party
# Freedom Party

Austria approves headscarf ban in primary schools

May 16th 2019, 7:29 AM 25,200 Views 70 Comments

The measure was proposed by the ruling right-wing government.

# headscarf - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

'Women don't have to wear head covers or robes': Saudi crown prince
# Decent And Respectful
# Decent And Respectful

'Women don't have to wear head covers or robes': Saudi crown prince

Mar 20th 2018, 12:43 PM 38,903 Views 70 Comments

It’s unclear whether the comments will lead to a relaxing in the enforcement of the strict dress code for women.

# headscarf - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'All women live under the male gaze, but the European hijab ruling feels like the eye of Sauron'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'All women live under the male gaze, but the European hijab ruling feels like the eye of Sauron'

Mar 25th 2017, 9:30 AM 1,078 Views 122 Comments

World Hijab Day allowed me to see the hijab for what it is – not a threat, not a tool of oppression – but a reflection of care for others and sense of belonging, writes Sinead Mercier.

# headscarf - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

EU court rules companies can ban staff from wearing headscarves
# Religion
# Religion

EU court rules companies can ban staff from wearing headscarves

Mar 14th 2017, 10:53 AM 15,809 Views 147 Comments

The court said it does not constitute “direct discrimination” if a firm has an internal rule banning the wearing of any political, philosophical or religious sign.

# headscarf - Friday 24 February, 2017

'No woman should have to cover her head for fear of offending religious values'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'No woman should have to cover her head for fear of offending religious values'

Feb 24th 2017, 6:45 AM 3,079 Views 189 Comments

Women have the right to dress exactly as they want. The right to cover is just as important as the right to uncover, writes Lorraine Courtney.

# headscarf - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Austria promises ban on face veil in public places
# Headscarf
# Headscarf

Austria promises ban on face veil in public places

Jan 31st 2017, 8:34 PM 16,230 Views 117 Comments

The ban is part of raft of measures aimed at fending off the far-right.

# headscarf - Monday 4 April, 2016

Female Air France crew can opt out of Iran flights to avoid having to wear headscarf
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

Female Air France crew can opt out of Iran flights to avoid having to wear headscarf

Apr 4th 2016, 9:40 PM 37,657 Views 102 Comments

Air France management claims the request is standard for most airlines when flying to Iran.

# headscarf - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Muslim teachers will be allowed to wear their headscarves in class
# Germany
# Germany

Muslim teachers will be allowed to wear their headscarves in class

Mar 14th 2015, 4:30 PM 15,636 Views 109 Comments

The issue has been a major topic of debate in Germany.

# headscarf - Sunday 26 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Jun 26th 2011, 8:56 AM 2,625 Views 48 Comments

In your 9 at 9: Minister in sack threat; the universal social charge is here to stay; the end of LulzSec; the senator and the passport row; and the world’s ugliest dog.