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Anti-burqa movement tells Lambie to 'shut up'

A government MP has told outspoken Palmer United senator Jacqui Lambie that her mangled messages are damaging the anti-burqa movement in Australia, bluntly saying she should "shut up". Queensland National MP George Christensen told Fairfax Media ... Sydney Morning Herald, 13 hours ago
Whiteley backs burqa ban call Tasmania Mercury, 1 day ago

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In Pictures: Beyond the burqa

What should Muslim women wear? There are sharply divided opinions on this question. Is burqa/hijab a symbol of women's oppression or an assertion of religious or cultural identity? Officially, the Quran states no compulsion for Muslim women to ...
 Al Jazeera6 days ago In Pictures: Beyond the burqa For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity. In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary  Al Jazeera1 week ago Designer veils blend modesty with style  Times of India2 months ago
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China clamps restrictions on Uighurs with beards, burqas

Outside a mosque in China’s restive west, a government-appointed Muslim cleric was dodging a reporter’s question about why young men of the Uighur minority don’t have beards when one youth interrupted.
 Times of India4 weeks ago China targets Uighurs with beards, burqas  Times of India4 weeks ago
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China Xinjiang bans burqas beards on city buses

Amid an upsurge in separatist violence, a city in China's restive Xinjiang region has banned those in Islamic headscarves, burqas and with long beards from public transport. Officials in Karamay said the ban, which prohibits headscarves, partial face veils ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago China's Xinjiang bans beards, burqas from buses  Times of India1 month ago Chinese City Bans Big Beards, Burqa-Wearers From Buses: Report  Outlook1 month ago China's Xinjiang bans big beards, burqa-wearers from buses: Report  Times of India1 month ago

Prejudice in China

In the month of Ramzan, China had banned Muslim government employees from fasting. Now it has imposed a ban on the burqa and any clothing bearing the crescent moon and star, as well as long beards. It reflects how China is stereotyping every Muslim and ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

Vidya Balan hides herself in burqa to watch Kick, gets caught

Actress Vidya Balan disguised herself using a burqa to catch a show of Salman Khan's latest film at a suburban theatre. The post Vidya Balan hides herself in burqa to watch Kick, gets caught appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com1 month ago

Chinese city bans 'burqas, beards' on public transport

China has reportedly banned people wearing burqas, clothes with the crescent moon and star symbol or long beards from public transport in a city in the Xinjiang province.Officials in the city of Karamay have said that the ban has been imposed due to ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Eid shoppers prefer Jumeraat Bazar over showrooms

Women clad in burqas were falling over each other to select matching dupattas, table cloths, earrings, footwear, household appliances, decorative accessories and other items, for Eid.
 Times of India2 months ago

GRP's Burqa-Clad Squad Nabs Women Thieves from Mumbai Locals

The Government Railway Police (GRP) has unleashed a special squad of women officers to tackle the problem of thefts and robberies in ladies' bogies on the suburban local trains. The squad, disguised as regular commuters, follow on-record criminals to catch ...
 NDTV2 months ago
Times of India

European rights court upholds French burqa ban

The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday upheld France's controversial burqa ban, rejecting arguments that a 2010 law outlawing full-face veils breaches religious freedom.
 Times of India2 months ago EU court upholds French burqa ban  Asian Age2 months ago Europe Rights Court Upholds French Burqa Ban  NDTV2 months ago
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