An independent panel has cleared Boris Johnson of breaking Conservative party code of conduct over his comments that burkas made women look like 'letter boxes'
The party unveiled its election manifesto in a press conference in Westminster on Thursday
The leader of the party in the Welsh Assembly defended the policy in an interview with James Whale, saying the West had outgrown attitudes towards integration and women held by countries such as Saudi Arabia
UKIP have announced a burka ban in its general election manifesto, and Imam Taj Hargey believes such a ban would be a good idea
The Austrian government has ruled that full-face veils must be banned in public places such as courts and schools
Listen to the first part of Julia Hartley-Brewer's heated interview with Muslim community leader Mohammed Shafiq here