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Islamic scarf controversy Muslims challenge French “veil” law

Islamic scarf controversy Muslims challenge French “veil” law

Nov 27, – A leading French feminist group has urged the ECHR to uphold the ban, arguing that it liberates women. “The full-face veil, by literally burying the body and the face, constitutes a true deletion of the woman as an individual in public,” the head of the International League for Women’s Rights, Annie Sugier, […]

November 27, 2013 | By | Reply More
Fifteen injured in blast at Paris musical theatre

Fifteen injured in blast at Paris musical theatre

Nov 09, Paris – More than a dozen people have been injured in an accidental explosion during a rehearsal for a musical in Paris. It wasn’t immediately clear what sparked the blast. Police sources said around 15 people had been injured, five of them seriously after a pyrotechnic explosion occurred near the stages of the […]

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