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#hijab

# hijab - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Dublin City councillor issues complaint against Gemma O'Doherty over hijab comments

A formal complaint was made to gardaí yesterday.

# hijab - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Austria approves headscarf ban in primary schools

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

# hijab - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Women defiant as Denmark's full-face veil ban comes into effect

“When the mosque is one of the few places where we can (wear veils), then I think the law will mean that more people will go to the mosque.”

# hijab - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Model quits L'Oreal ad campaign due to alleged 'anti-Israeli' tweets

Khan was to be the first woman in a hijab to front a mainstream shampoo campaign.

# hijab - Saturday 25 March, 2017

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

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.

# hijab - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Dublin protest against EU ruling on hijabs in the workplace

Irish Muslim women feel that the ruling will directly affect their ability to find employment.

# hijab - Friday 24 February, 2017

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

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.

# hijab - Sunday 28 August, 2016

Gardaí not reviewing uniform policy about hijabs

Police forces in Scotland and Canada have announced they are allowing female members to wear the hijab.

# hijab - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Channel 4 reporter says the Sun's hijab criticism "won't stop me from doing my job"

The column was written by the former editor of the newspaper.

# hijab - Friday 26 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge This woman uses her hijab to transform herself into Disney princesses Totally Made Up

This woman uses her hijab to transform herself into Disney princesses

Her serious makeup skills don’t hurt, either.

# hijab - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Iranian police seize 40k cars over women not covering hair with headscarf

The measure is part of a wider traffic police crackdown that could also see male drivers targeted.

# hijab - Friday 27 November, 2015

# hijab - Thursday 24 September, 2015

From The42 Iran women's football captain isn't at a major tournament - because her husband won't let her go Misogyny

Iran women's football captain isn't at a major tournament - because her husband won't let her go

Under Iranian law a man has the right to prevent his wife from leaving the country.

# hijab - Friday 22 May, 2015

Dutch government plans to ban the burqa (sort of)

“It has nothing to do with religion,” says the Prime Minister.

# hijab - Monday 23 February, 2015

Abercrombie say they hire 'models' for their stores so Muslim hijabs are not allowed

Abercrombie argues they forbid their staff wearing “caps” of any sort.

# hijab - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Iran rejects law enforcing the wearing of the hijab as unconstitutional

The law was a proposed reaction to more liberal dress styles adopted within the country.

# hijab - Monday 1 April, 2013

Irish 'Hijabi Monologues' to break down barriers and assumptions

The play, which explores the experiences of Muslim women in Ireland, will be staged in axis Ballymun in April.

# hijab - Thursday 5 July, 2012

From The42 Football chiefs lift ban on women wearing headscarves Change

Football chiefs lift ban on women wearing headscarves

It has been a topic of contention since 2007, when an 11-year-old girl was prevented from wearing a hijab for safety reasons.

# hijab - Sunday 25 March, 2012

Column: Muslim women face all kinds of assumptions. Let’s look behind the headscarves

The one-dimensional view of Muslim women isn’t accurate. That’s why we need The Hijabi Monologues, writes Sahar Ullah.

# hijab - Saturday 3 March, 2012

FIFA to discuss soccer ban on hijabs

The vice-president of FIFA, Prince Ali, is to discuss the ban during a presentation on Saturday. He says the ban is prejudiced against women who wear the head scarf.