Hijab

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

French sports shop halts running hijab sales after backlash

Sports shop removes hijab from sale

Sports shop removes hijab from sale

French sports shop Decathlon will not sell a runner's hijab in France after plans to commercialise the headscarf caused controversy in the deeply secular country.

Friday, October 12, 2018

Friday, October 12, 2018

Muslims protesting M&S selling hijabs are ‘opportunists’, says Muslim Community leader

Muslims protesting M&S selling hijabs are ‘opportunists’, says Muslim Community leader

Muslims protesting M&S selling hijabs are ‘opportunists’, says Community leader

Community leader Ishmael Lee South has said that Muslims protesting the sale of the hijab are moderates who “are becoming irrelevant”.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Khawlah Noman: How an 11-year-old girl tricked a nation into believing a fake hate crime

Khawlah Noman and hate-gate: How an 11-year-old's 'fake' Hijab-cutting story has unleashed a tide of islamophobia

The 'fake' Hijab-cutting story that is tearing a nation apart

The girl claimed a man tried to cut her hijab twice on the way to school

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Discrimination case launched against Butlins over hijab ban on dodgems

Discrimination case launched against Butlins over hijab ban on dodgems

Discrimination case launched against Butlins over hijab ban on dodgems

It is claimed a 16-year-old girl could not go on the dodgems wearing a hijab due to health and safety concerns

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

The wearing of hijabs in schools is subject to an ongoing debate (stock photo)

Hijabs in schools: James Whale says 'we're in danger of going back to the stone age'

Hijab in schools: James Whale says 'we're going back to the stone age'

James spoke to Muslim campaigners Gina Khan and Zehra Zaidi, both of whom oppose the permission of the hijab in schools

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Muslim woman awarded £65,000 after police pulled off her hijab

Muslim woman awarded £65,000 after police pulled off her hijab

Muslim woman awarded £65,000 after police pulled off her hijab

Kirsty Powell claimed her 1st Amendment rights were violated when police officers took her hijab away for 24 hours

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

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Photo showing woman standing against EDL protester goes viral

Photo of protester Saffiyah Khan standing up to EDL thug goes viral

Photo of protester Saffiyah Khan standing up to EDL thug goes viral

During a protest in Birmingham City Centre a photo was taken of a woman smiling at an EDL protester, many have claimed it is a symbol against the far right

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