burka

Countries where the burka is banned
Burqa, veil
In Depth

Countries where the burka is banned

Sri Lanka is latest nation to ban the Islamic face veils
30 Apr 2019
Austrian man in shark costume falls foul of anti-burka law
10 sharks found in New York basement
In Brief

Austrian man in shark costume falls foul of anti-burka law

New law causes confusion among Austrians after series of odd incidents
10 Oct 2017
Austrian ‘burka ban’ comes into effect
An Austrian policeman holds up a pamphlet setting out the new restrictions
In Brief

Austrian ‘burka ban’ comes into effect

New legislation to ‘protect Austrian values’ comes less than a month before general election
2 Oct 2017
Is Australia's far-right creeping into the mainstream?
Muslim woman mural Sydney
In Depth

Is Australia's far-right creeping into the mainstream?

In Depth: How One Nation became the face of Australian Islamophobia
21 Aug 2017
Pauline Hanson stuns Australian Senate with burka stunt
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In Depth

Pauline Hanson stuns Australian Senate with burka stunt

Leader of anti-Islam One Nation party slammed for turning up to debate in black gown and veil
17 Aug 2017
Far-right group mistakes empty seats for burkas
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Far-right group mistakes empty seats for burkas

Commenters said pictures of empty Oslo bus were 'scary' and 'tragic'
2 Aug 2017
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