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#veils

# veils - Saturday 1 March, 2014

From The42 FIFA authorise wearing of veils and turbans during matches Changes

FIFA authorise wearing of veils and turbans during matches

The move follows a request from the Asian Football Confederation.

# veils - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Chinese anti-veil 'beauty' campaign sows ugly tensions

‘Offenders’ are told to watch a film about the joys of exposing their faces – even when their religious practice forbids it.

# veils - Friday 4 March, 2011

France's face veil ban to take effect next month

The banning of some religious dress in European countries have drawn criticism by human rights groups – who say the laws discriminate against Muslims and impede an individual’s freedom of expression.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am.