Posted: Wed, 24 Sep 2014
The National Secular Society has given its backing to one of the country's top state schools after it came under fire for upholding its policy of banning the niqab.
Posted: Tue, 01 Jul 2014
The European Court of Human Rights has upheld a French law banning the wearing of the full-face veil in public, ruling that the law does not breach the European Convention on Human Rights.
Posted: Tue, 24 Sep 2013
Two recent Yougov polls asked questions about the burka, niqab and hijab.
Posted: Mon, 16 Sep 2013
The National Secular Society has expressed concern over a court's decision to allow a Muslim woman to stand trial wearing a full-face veil, only needing to remove it while giving evidence.
Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2013
Birmingham Metropolitan College, which earlier this week issued a ban on all face coverings on college premises, has now modified the policy to permit the wearing of niqabs or Muslim face veils.