Iran Rejects Controversial Hijab LawIran rejects draft law that would give greater powers to Iran's police to enforce women's compulsory wearing of a face veil.
Watch: Burqa-Clad Attacker Murders American Teacher in UAEKindergarten teacher murdered in mall restroom by woman wearing face veil, presenting a conundrum for police.
Watch: Toronto Robbers Disguised with Muslim Face VeilsMuslim women or armed jewelry store robbers? Robbers make Toronto criminal history in heist making off with half-a-million dollars worth.
France: Woman Ejected from Opera for Wearing Face VeilParis opera house ejects a woman for wearing a veil covering her face and which was outlawed in 2011.
Saudi Schools Ban Females Who Don't Wear a Face VeilEducation departments in Saudi Arabia ban females who do not wear a face veil from entering girls’ schools.
Syrian Jihadists Tell Women: Cover Your Faces or ElseIslamist rebels in eastern Syria order women to put on the Islamic veil, warn against defying the order.
French Court Upholds Ban on Muslim Face VeilFrench court convicts woman for wearing a full-face veil in public, rejects bid to have the country's burqa ban declared unconstitutional.
French Court Upholds Firing of Muslim Woman Over HeadscarfA Paris appeals court upholds right of kindergarten to fire Muslim who insisted on wearing hijab headscarf.
British Minister: Ban Muslim Face Veils in CourtsThe Muslim face veils worn by women are a "peculiar costume in the 21st century," says Minister Kenneth Clarke.
Violence Spreads over Face Veil Ban in FranceAt least 20 cars were torched and four people arrested in a second night of rioting after French police enforced a ban on the face veil.