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# niqab - Saturday 4 August, 2018

First woman fined in Denmark for wearing full-face veil - reports
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# Fines

First woman fined in Denmark for wearing full-face veil - reports

Aug 4th 2018, 8:43 AM 25,625 Views 179 Comments

As of 1 August, wearing a burqa or the niqab in public carries a fine of 1,000 kroner.

# niqab - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 1st 2018, 7:12 PM 36,531 Views 233 Comments

“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.”

# niqab - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Denmark bans Islamic full-face veil in public spaces
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# Banned

Denmark bans Islamic full-face veil in public spaces

May 31st 2018, 6:58 PM 28,612 Views 189 Comments

Wearing a burqa, which covers a person’s entire face, or the niqab in public will lead to a fine of €134.

# niqab - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Human rights court backs Belgium's ban on wearing a full-face veil in public
# Niqab
# Niqab

Human rights court backs Belgium's ban on wearing a full-face veil in public

Jul 12th 2017, 8:39 AM 27,864 Views 155 Comments

The court ruled that the ban sought to guarantee social cohesion.

# niqab - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Here's why this Khloe Kardashian selfie has sparked uproar
# Controversy
From The Daily Edge
# Controversy

Here's why this Khloe Kardashian selfie has sparked uproar

May 27th 2015, 1:52 PM 8,765 Views 3 Comments

Oh, Khloe.

# niqab - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Australian parliament decides NOT to make women in burqas sit in a glass enclosure

Australian parliament decides NOT to make women in burqas sit in a glass enclosure

Oct 21st 2014, 7:00 AM 13,244 Views 114 Comments

The plan was put forward due to security concerns since the rise of the Islamic State organisation.

# niqab - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

New Canadian citizens told to remove veils at swearing in ceremonies
# Canada
# Canada

New Canadian citizens told to remove veils at swearing in ceremonies

Dec 13th 2011, 4:15 PM 4,413 Views 52 Comments

Most Canadians find the practice of reciting the oath behind a veil disturbing and new Canadians should take it in view of their fellow citizens, the country’s immigration minister has said.

# niqab - Thursday 22 September, 2011

France issues first sanctions for niqab wearing in public
# Niqab
# Niqab

France issues first sanctions for niqab wearing in public

Sep 22nd 2011, 2:11 PM 606 Views 34 Comments

It comes as one high-profile wearer of a niqab says she plans to run for president next year.

# niqab - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Italy takes first steps to banning face veil
# Veil
# Veil

Italy takes first steps to banning face veil

Aug 3rd 2011, 3:34 PM 877 Views 62 Comments

The Berlusconi-backed bill follows on from the ban introduced in France and Belgium.

# niqab - Sunday 26 June, 2011

# niqab - Monday 11 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
Live Apr 11th 2011, 8:12 PM

The Daily Fix: Monday

France's face veil ban takes effect today
Live Apr 11th 2011, 10:14 AM

France's face veil ban takes effect today

# niqab - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Syria reverses ban on Islamic face veil
# Syria
# Syria

Syria reverses ban on Islamic face veil

Apr 6th 2011, 3:29 PM 731 Views 0 Comments

The President has also closed the country’s only casino. The moves have been seen as an attempt to reach out to conservative Muslims.

# niqab - Friday 4 March, 2011

France's face veil ban to take effect next month
# Veils
# Veils

France's face veil ban to take effect next month

Mar 4th 2011, 12:35 PM 1,768 Views 0 Comments

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.

# niqab - Tuesday 13 July, 2010

French vote for full veil ban
# Burka Ban
# Burka Ban

French vote for full veil ban

Jul 13th 2010, 4:40 PM 55 Views 0 Comments