headscarf


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a kerchief worn over the head and tied under the chin

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Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency on Wednesday quoted prosecutor Abbas Jafari Dolatabadi as saying the unidentified woman took off her headscarf in Tehran's Enghelab Street to "encourage corruption through the removal of the hijab in public".
The woman, whose identity is not known, has not been seen in public since she stood on a pillar box on one of Tehran's busiest thoroughfares without a headscarf or long coat required under Islamic law.
Khan has since deleted the anti-Israel tweets she made during the 2014 conflict, but a screenshot shows them below: In the campaign promo video, Khan wears a pink outfit with matching headscarf.
The Commission ruled that, in Izat's case, the law of headscarf ban could not be justified, mainly because she was not in too much of a contact with public and Izat was doing a desk job that required her taking statements over the phone or sometimes via a video projection system.
AUgust 12 ( ANI ): A Muslim woman has been awarded $85,000 after an officer forcibly removed her hijab, or headscarf, when she was in police custody in Long Beach, California.
The headscarf emoji is particularly significant as 15-year-old Rayouf Alhumedhi from Saudi Arabi pointed out in 2016 that there was none-despite a man in a turban emoji already existing.
They were found in Jean's wardrobe with a handwritten label reading: "Hilda's curlers, headscarf and pinny.
Le Pen was offered a headscarf when she arrived at Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdel-Latif Derian's office in Beirut.
If, for personal reasons, they don't want to wear the headscarf when they leave the plane, they would be reassigned to another destination.
Though no law prohibits the wearing of a headscarf in the private sector, covered women were also denied employment in many private companies.
Supreme Court in an 8-1 decision ruled that Abercrombie & Fitch could be liable for religious discrimination for refusing to hire a Muslim teenager because she wore a headscarf --even though the interviewer did not ask whether she wore the scarf for religious reasons and the applicant did not ask to be excused from Abercrombie's dress code.
Rosie is upset because her friend Fadimata is bullied at school for wearing a headscarf.
In a study conducted by doctors of the Government Medical College, Srinagar, patients with headscarf pin foreign body aspiration treated in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology over a period of two years were reviewed.
The verdict now reads that the headscarf can only be banned if the peaceful situation at the school is in danger -- for example if parents are protesting against it.
Berlin: Germany's top court said on Friday that Muslim teachers can wear the headscarf in class as long as it doesn't disrupt school activities, in a ruling likely to revive emotional debate.