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How to travel and not get COVID19: Some tips for flying

Catching COVID-19 in an airplane is possible by inhaling, and regular medical masks won’t prevent you from inhaling the virus. What to do.

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French sports retailer won't sell hijab

French sportswear retailer Decathlon scraps plans to sell hijab for women runners in France following public outcry.

French sports retailer won't sell hijab

Austria announces Muslim face veil ban

Austria’s coalition government announces plan to ban Muslim face-covering veils.

Austria announces Muslim face veil ban

Austrian minister calls for Islamic headscarf ban

Austria's Foreign Affairs Minister says public servants, including school teachers, should be banned from wearing the Islamic headscarf.

Austrian minister calls for Islamic headscarf ban

Norway seeks ban on burqas in classrooms

Norway's government announces plans to ban the full-face Islamic veil from classrooms and university lecture halls.

Norway seeks ban on burqas in classrooms

'Face veil has no place, but we can't ban it'

Germany’s Interior Minister says Muslim face veil is not compatible with German society but can't be banned due to constitutional issues.

German minister: Face veil has no place, but we can't ban it

Bill to Ban Face Veils During Citizenship Ceremony

Proposal submitted to Canadian parliament would require all men and women to expose their faces as part of the naturalization ceremony.

Bill to Ban Face Veils During Citizenship Ceremonies in Canada

Iran Rejects Controversial Hijab Law

Iran rejects draft law that would give greater powers to Iran's police to enforce women's compulsory wearing of a face veil.

Iran Rejects Controversial Hijab Law

Burqa-Clad Attacker Murders American Teacher

Kindergarten teacher murdered in mall restroom by woman wearing face veil, presenting a conundrum for police.

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Watch: Toronto Robbers with Muslim Face Veils

Muslim women or armed jewelry store robbers? Robbers make Toronto criminal history in heist making off with half-a-million dollars worth.

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France: Woman Ejected from Opera for Wearing Veil

Paris opera house ejects a woman for wearing a veil covering her face and which was outlawed in 2011.

France: Woman Ejected from Opera for Wearing Face Veil

Saudi Schools Ban Females Who Don't Wear Veil

Education departments in Saudi Arabia ban females who do not wear a face veil from entering girls’ schools.

Saudi Schools Ban Females Who Don't Wear a Face Veil

Jihadists Tell Women: Cover Your Faces or Else

Islamist rebels in eastern Syria order women to put on the Islamic veil, warn against defying the order.

Syrian Jihadists Tell Women: Cover Your Faces or Else

French Court Upholds Ban on Muslim Face Veil

French 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 Ban on Muslim Face Veil

French Court Upholds Firing of Veiled Muslim

A Paris appeals court upholds right of kindergarten to fire Muslim who insisted on wearing hijab headscarf.

French Court Upholds Firing of Muslim Woman Over Headscarf

British Minister: Ban Muslim Face Veils in Courts

The Muslim face veils worn by women are a "peculiar costume in the 21st century," says Minister Kenneth Clarke.

British Minister: Ban Muslim Face Veils in Courts

Violence Spreads over Face Veil Ban in France

At 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.

Violence Spreads over Face Veil Ban in France