Hijab (Veil)


What is Hijab?

Hijab in the Quran and the Bible

The Fear of Hijab

Hijab (Veil) and Muslim Women

Quranic Verses about Hijab

7 Conditions of Women Dress

The Freedom to Wear a Veil

In photos: How to wear your hijab



Latest News on Hijab

04/08/2016 Woman 'fired for wearing hijab' as boss tells her to 'keep religion out of the office'
28/07/2016 Men in Iran are wearing hijabs in solidarity with their wives who are forced to cover their hair
23/07/2016 Nigeria lifts headscarf ban in Lagos schools
20/04/2016 ‘Hijab Day’ at prestigious French university renews veil controversy
04/04/2016 Meet The 5 Hijabi Women Who Are Breaking Barriers In Sports
16/03/2016 Uniqlo launches first range of hijabs in the UK
04/03/2016 Will America’s Olympic Flag Bearer Be Wearing a Hijab?
16/10/2015 Canada: Quebec go-kart track turns away hijab-wearing teen
14/10/2015 ‘Poppy hijab’ re-launched for remembrance period
08/10/2015 UK: It's not the hijab which holds women back, but prejudice
07/10/2015 Hijab fashion is so popular in Indonesia non-Muslim designers are getting in on it
28/09/2015 H&M Muslim Ad Campaign With Hijab Model Signals Future Diversity In Fashion Advertisements
24/09/2015 Photos: 15-year-old fights for right to wear hijab in boxing ring
23/09/2015 Does The Hijab Have A Place At London Fashion Week? Designers Mimpikita Prove It Does
06/05/2015 An insight into the glamorous world of hijabi fashion and how it reflects social change in Turkey.
09/04/2015 Australia: Debate over council‘s non-Muslim hijab move
03/04/2015 Woman says she was attacked on Montreal subway for wearing a hijab
03/04/2015 US Christian wears hijab for 40 days
01/04/2015 China: Muslim couple imprisoned for beard and hijab
01/04/2015 Islam-Fearing Tajikistan Says Hijab Is for Prostitutes
27/03/2015 Rania El-Alloul, kicked out of Quebec court for wearing hijab, fights back
16/03/2015 Fashion blogger Dina Torkia: ‘There’s a fear factor around the hijab’
13/03/2015 Germany reverses headscarf ban for Muslim teachers
14/11/2014 Swiss Court Support School Hijab
15/10/2014 Australian women wear hijabs in support of Muslim community
25/01/2014 The Hijab — The Meaning of a Scarf
16/12/2013 Brighton High School students don hijabs to explore literature, religion and identity
05/12/2013 A non-Muslim, I’m wearing a hijab to make a statement
02/12/2013 The hijab-wearing rapper: Egyptian teenager stands up for victims of sexual harassment after starring on Arabs Got Talent
23/11/2013 Indonesia: Policewomen begin wearing 'hijab'
22/11/2013 Women in hijab set to fight it out in Dubai
21/11/2013 Canada: Edmonton police working on hijab option for uniform
14/11/2013 Singapore ‘Hijab Movement’ Facebook page mysteriously disappears
13/11/2013 Singapore: Campaigners bid to overturn hijab ban
11/11/2013 Two Muslim girls leave nursing school over hijab ban in Prague
08/10/2013 Turkey lifts decades-old ban on headscarves
09/09/2013 Do not wear headscarves; do not wear crucifixes; do not question the syllabus: France’s school rules
09/09/2013 USA: Muslim clerk wins hijab fight against Abercrombie and Fitch
29/03/2013 Hijab controversy dominates Le Bourget
22/07/2013 France's headscarf war: 'It's an attack on freedom'
27/03/2013 Nigeria Muslims, Christians Seek Hijab Deal
11/12/2012 Muslims Protest against Hijab Ban in Turkey
10/12/2012 British Muslim women remove hijab to end their unemployment woes
10/12/2012 To hijab or not to hijab - a Muslim businesswoman's view
07/12/2012 Ethnic minority women face jobs crisis
09/11/2012 Bankers, Muslim rights group discussing issue of head coverings
04/11/2012 German Dentist Fined for Anti-Hijab Bias
17/10/2012 Egyptian teacher 'cut hair of schoolgirls who refused to cover heads'
03/09/2012 Egypt state TV lifts ban on veiled presenters
30/03/2009 Wearing hijab and following fashion is all about layering, says Jana Kossaibati. So what do you do when the weather gets warmer?
27/03/2009 Hijab Banned in Bulgaria Schools
27/03/2009 European Court sanctions French headscarf ban
20/03/2009 Muslim Dress Debate Burns in Norway
06/03/2009 Lawmaker backs off bid to ban hijabs on drivers' license photos
05/03/2009 Enlightening the Clothes-Minded
01/03/2009 Hijablogging In Vogue
24/02/2009 Scarf exposes Norman woman’s beliefs
05/02/2009 Hijab allowed with police uniform in Norway
14/10/2007 Muslim soccer player benched due to head scarf
03/08/2007 Tajik Universities Bar Hijab-Wearing Girls From Exams
30/07/2007 Dressed In Hijab: More Muslim Girls Playing Soccer
29/10/2006 Muslim women: Beneath the veil
21/10/2006 Hip HIJAB
16/09/2006 Hijab Ban Sharpens Muslim Isolation
09/05/2006 School uniform row grips Germany
12/04/2006 Backstory: A teen hijabi comes of age
04/04/2006 French Dressing
01/02/2006 Hijab Girls with Hoop Dreams
30/01/2006 USA: Muslims stitch a solution
20/11/2005 The big cover-up - Observer
23/09/2005 Hijab doll ousts Barbie as Muslim favourite - Guardian
10/09/2005 Youths return to Islam - Mercury News
03/06/2005 Hijab-clad Azeri Teacher Sues Over Dismissal
02/03/2005 Muslim pupil wins religious dress ruling
24/02/2005 Wearing a hijab makes you no less American
21/02/2005 France’s Hijab Ban Triggers Domino Effect
06/11/2004 Unsmiling Hijabis - MPACUK
06/09/2004 Hijab Sign Of Modesty, Pride For USF Wearers
14/06/2004 Women vow to protect Muslim hijab
03/06/2004 My hijab, my self - News Review
12/05/2004 Protecting the Hijab
10/05/2004 Hijab ban: Racist hypocrisy - Axis of Logic
10/05/2004 Look past the hijab - Guardian, UK
07/05/2004 French deny Muslim visa over scarf rule
23/04/2004 Sikhs make mockery of French ban on the veil - Independent, UK
17/04/2004 Is the Muslim head scarf a threat to democracy?
10/03/2004 German Muslim woman gets creative with headscarves - Khaleej Times, UAE
22/03/2004 UN official slams French ban on Muslim headscarf - Expatica Netherlands
16/02/2004 Scarf ban? Not in Toronto - Toronto Star, Canada
16/02/2004 Australian Women embrace the hijab - Daily Telegraph, Australia
05/02/2004 The war of the headscarves - Economist
04/02/2004 Muslim women's headscarves bane or boon? - Indian Express
18/01/2004 Muslim women protest scarf ban - Washington Times
31/12/2003 Forget fashion, this is freedom - Telegraph, UK
18/12/2003 Islam's All-Enveloping Hijab Is Hip in Indonesia - Reuters
13/12/2003 Veiled is beautiful, say Egypt's feminists and fashionistas - Independent, UK
11/12/2003 Headscarves: Contentious cloths - BBC
11/12/2003 Headscarf row hides deeper issues - BBC
05/12/2003 Politics of the Veil - Radio Netherlands
01/11/2003 Veiled feminism - Guardian, UK
02/09/2003 First Veiled Muslim Woman In Swedish TV - Palestine Chronicle
22/04/2003 French Muslims angry at veil move - Guardian, UK
08/09/2002 More women of Islamic faith opting to wear traditional veils
20/06/2002 Why I took the hijab - Guardian, UK
25/09/2001 Donning Scarves in Solidarity
25/09/2001 Muslim women's hijab is proud expression of their faith



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