Headscarf

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Basketball rules change to allow players to wear hijabs

Basketball rules change to allow players to wear hijabs

Basketball rules change to allow players to wear hijabs

Basketball's governing body Fiba has announced that from October, players will be allowed to wear hijabs during matches

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Headscarf ban: 'This could include trans people not being able to dress as their gender', says Catholic Voices

Headscarf ban could really hurt trans people, says Catholic Voices

Headscarf ban could really hurt trans people, says Catholic Voices

The European Court of Justice has said that employers can instruct all employees to 'dress neutrally' meaning political, philosophical and religious signs would be banned

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

High school student banned from playing basketball game for wearing hijab

High school student banned from playing basketball for wearing hijab

High school student banned from playing basketball for wearing hijab

Je’Nan Hayes was kept on the bench for her team's crucial game, and only found out later that her headwear was the reason

Julia Hartley-Brewer fiercely argues with Imam over work headscarf ban

London Imam on work headscarf ban: 'We allow nudists on our streets, so why not headscarves?'

London Imam: 'We allow nudists on our streets, so why not headscarves?'

Ajmal Masroor says it's fine to ask women to cover their heads but not men, as women spend more on hair products

European Court rules employers can ban headscarves, political and religious signs

European Court rules employers can ban headscarves, political and religious garments

European Court says bosses can ban headscarves, political and religious garments

The European Court of Justice has said employers are entitled to ban headscarves if it is based on company rules which require the employees to dress neutrally

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

'There should be a negotiation about headscarves before government visits to Iran', says Swedish MP

Female Swedish-Iranian politician blasts her own Government for wearing headscarves on Tehran trip

Female Swedish-Iranian politician blasts her Government for wearing headscarves

The Swedish government has defended its decision to have officials wear headscarves in a trip to Iran, saying they would have broken the law otherwise