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Daily Telegraph
Iran’s hilarious fast food knock-offsOn Facebook, Iranian Women Defy Hijab Requirement Since the 1979 Islamic Revol
Iran’s hilarious fast food knock-offs
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 hours ago
On Facebook, Iranian Women Defy Hijab Requirement Since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, women in Iran have been required to cover their hair outside the home. But a new Facebook page is encouraging Iranian women to submit photos of themselves defying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saraki's Emergence Was Divinely Orchestrated - OyemadePublic Affairs Commentator and General Overseer of The Faithful Assembly Church
Saraki's Emergence Was Divinely Orchestrated - Oyemade
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Public Affairs Commentator and General Overseer of The Faithful Assembly Church International , Dr. Tunde Oyemade, believes that President Muhammadu Buhari is honest in his anti-graft policy. He also added that the president needs the services of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cameroon Deports 2,000 Nigerians to Check Boko Haram ActivitiesLagos — FEW days after President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Cameroon, the coun
Cameroon Deports 2,000 Nigerians to Check Boko Haram Activities
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Lagos — FEW days after President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Cameroon, the country has at the weekend deported more than 2,000 Nigerians, who were reportedly living in the country illegally. The action, according to that country's officials, was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cameroon Deports 2,000 NigeriansLagos — Few days after President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Cameroon, the coun
Cameroon Deports 2,000 Nigerians
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Lagos — Few days after President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Cameroon, the country at the weekend, deported over 2,000 Nigerians, reportedly living in the country illegally. The action, according to officials, was part of new security measures to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
A modest fashion sensation: Clifton's 'best-dressed' teen draws global praiseAbrar Shahin, the fashionable hijab-wearing Muslim teenager who in June was vot
A modest fashion sensation: Clifton's 'best-dressed' teen draws global praise
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
Abrar Shahin, the fashionable hijab-wearing Muslim teenager who in June was voted best dressed by her senior class at Clifton High School, has become a global sensation as media outlets around the world have picked up her story and young people from... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Crossing – My Journey to the Shattered Heart of Syria, by Samar YazbekReview: Barry Andrews of Goal salutes an eloquent, gripping and harrowing acc
The Crossing – My Journey to the Shattered Heart of Syria, by Samar Yazbek
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
Review: Barry Andrews of Goal salutes an eloquent, gripping and harrowing account by an incredibly brave Syrian of her country’s decline into barbarism Aida cries as she... Read more
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So Bad So Good
Beautiful Muslim Women Inspired By Japanese Fashion | So Bad So Good The colourful cutesy...
Beautiful Muslim Women Inspired By Japanese Fashion
So Bad So Good / Posted 3 days ago
| So Bad So Good The colourful cutesy... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Photo processingOn Tuesday, I took photos of young people having fun shooting off “rockets” mad
Photo processing
Marshall Independent / Posted 4 days ago
On Tuesday, I took photos of young people having fun shooting off “rockets” made from drinking straws as part of a summer science class. One student at first indicated that she didn’t want her photo taken. I noticed she covered her face with her... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Making the hijab fashionableRoslyn Carrington Hijabista Naballah Chi’s influence is fast becoming felt in
Making the hijab fashionable
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Roslyn Carrington Hijabista Naballah Chi’s influence is fast becoming felt in the fashion community, particularly among Muslim women who share her belief that the hijab doesn’t need to be drab or boring. She heads off criticism of her peacock... Read more
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The Star
Chong Wei adds his fire to Dragon TV show - Check In ChinaBadminton greats face off in Chinese reality show by coaching celebrity protege
Chong Wei adds his fire to Dragon TV show - Check In China
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
Badminton greats face off in Chinese reality show by coaching celebrity proteges and playing an impromptu match. NATIONAL shuttler Datuk Lee Chong Wei is the latest Malaysian to participate in reality shows in China, lending his stardom and racquet... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Can Abercrombie be saved?I have to admit I haven't shopped at Abercrombie & Fitch since I was a freshman
Can Abercrombie be saved?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
I have to admit I haven't shopped at Abercrombie & Fitch since I was a freshman in college. Even then, when I fell squarely within the brand's numerical demographic, I felt fully outside of it. I prefer not to dress like a frat party might... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Promises + an Unusual Autograph = Date With Barack ObamaA VIP pass for the US President's visit comes along in a most unusual way The
Promises + an Unusual Autograph = Date With Barack Obama
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
A VIP pass for the US President's visit comes along in a most unusual way The US President Barack Obama ended his trip to his ancestral home on Sunday urging Kenyans to take responsibility for their future. When he closed his historic visit with an... Read more
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Evening Standard
Street artist Bambi: on the trail of 'the female Banksy' loved by Harry Styles and RihannaIf the rumours are true — and Boris’ office claims not to know either way — the
Street artist Bambi: on the trail of 'the female Banksy' loved by Harry Styles and Rihanna
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
If the rumours are true — and Boris’ office claims not to know either way — the Mayor wouldn’t be the first to invest in a work by the mysterious artist. Harry Styles, Adele and Robbie Williams all own one. Rihanna is said to have splashed out on a... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Scenes From a Wedding In DagestanThere is nothing scandalous about the participants. There is no absurd age diff
Scenes From a Wedding In Dagestan
The Moscow Times / Posted 6 days ago
There is nothing scandalous about the participants. There is no absurd age difference between the newlyweds and no rumors that the bride has been forced into marriage. It is simply an example of two people who have decided to build their future... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Bratton: 'No issues at all' with how NYPD handled paintball scareSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – NYPD Commissioner William Bratton says he has "no issues
Bratton: 'No issues at all' with how NYPD handled paintball scare
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – NYPD Commissioner William Bratton says he has "no issues at all" with how police responded to a terrorism scare sparked by a group of people holding paintball guns in Midland Beach on July 17. Police all but shut down traffic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fomwan, Muric to FG - Ignore Call for Hijab BanThe Federation of Muslim Women's Associations in Nigeria (FOMWAN) and the Musli
Fomwan, Muric to FG - Ignore Call for Hijab Ban
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Federation of Muslim Women's Associations in Nigeria (FOMWAN) and the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) have condemned recent call for the banning of Hijab (Muslim female headscarf) and urged the Federal Government to ignore such calls. In separate... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Deja vu on 25th year of 199O coupFor any T&T Guardian reporter who worked through the failed July 27, 1990 coup
Deja vu on 25th year of 199O coup
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
For any T&T Guardian reporter who worked through the failed July 27, 1990 coup attempt, some of yesterday’s events around the Port-of-Spain Magistrates’ Court was deja vu, holding certain striking parallels, as the 25th anniversary of the 1990... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Indian nun denied entry to exam for not following strict dress code Published: 27 July 2015 9:49 PM India's Supreme Court had rejected the case
Indian nun denied entry to exam for not following strict dress code
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 8 days ago
Published: 27 July 2015 9:49 PM India's Supreme Court had rejected the case brought by two Muslim women challenging a dress code that prevented them from wearing the hijab while... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Freedom of, from and within religionGrowing up in Pakistan, I was surrounded by Islam to such an extent that I didn
Freedom of, from and within religion
The Daily Californian / Posted 9 days ago
Growing up in Pakistan, I was surrounded by Islam to such an extent that I didn’t feel like I had the freedom to actually choose it for myself: It was something I was expected to follow instead of something I chose to adopt. Islam permeated all... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Responding-dealAfter 12 years of fierce battling over Iran’s nuclear programme between Iran an
Responding-deal
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
After 12 years of fierce battling over Iran’s nuclear programme between Iran and the West, a landmark deal between Iran and the P5+1 group of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany has been reached. Many analysts are... Read more
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The Border Mail
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Overlooked Gender Politics of ‘Mr. Robot’There’s a conversation in the second episode of USA’s hacker drama Mr. Robot be
The Overlooked Gender Politics of ‘Mr. Robot’
The Atlantic / Posted 10 days ago
There’s a conversation in the second episode of USA’s hacker drama Mr. Robot between the protagonist, a programmer named Elliot, and the show’s titular character. They’re in an abandoned arcade, the HQ of an Anonymous-esque hacker collective called F... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Prominent Atheist Says Islam Needs A 'Feminist Revolution'Outspoken atheist writer Richard Dawkins took to Twitter this week to air conce
Prominent Atheist Says Islam Needs A 'Feminist Revolution'
The Huffington Post / Posted 11 days ago
Outspoken atheist writer Richard Dawkins took to Twitter this week to air concerns about the status of women in Islam. Needless to say, his unsolicited advice to a religion of 1.6 billion people didn't sit well with many. "Change must come from... Read more
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International Business Times
Police looking for man who tried to pull off woman's hijab on board a trainCCTV image of man police are looking for to help in connection with the hate cr
Police looking for man who tried to pull off woman's hijab on board a train
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
CCTV image of man police are looking for to help in connection with the hate crime Police are looking for a man who tried to pull off a woman's hijab while they were travelling on a train between Matlock and Derby. The man was kicked off the train... Read more
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The Telegraph
Hijab in exam hall not a rightNew Delhi, July 24: The Supreme Court today ruled that candidates cannot insist
Hijab in exam hall not a right
The Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
New Delhi, July 24: The Supreme Court today ruled that candidates cannot insist on wearing the hijab (headscarf) to examination halls. A three-judge bench of Chief Justice H.L. Dattu and Justices Arun Misra and Amitav Roy was hearing a PIL on the... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court: Faith won’t vanish if no hijab for examThe Supreme Court on Friday made it clear that faith in one’s own religion will
Supreme Court: Faith won’t vanish if no hijab for exam
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
The Supreme Court on Friday made it clear that faith in one’s own religion will not disappear if you appear in an examination without a scarf for a few hours. It held that Muslim girls cannot insist on wearing the hijab (scarf) to examination halls... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court Faith won't vanish if no hijab for examThe Supreme Court on Friday made it clear that faith in one’s own religion will
Supreme Court Faith won't vanish if no hijab for exam
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
The Supreme Court on Friday made it clear that faith in one’s own religion will not disappear if you appear in an examination without a scarf for a few hours. It held that Muslim girls cannot insist on wearing the hijab (scarf) to examination halls... Read more
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asianage
Srinagar mobile shops targetedSenior Police officials inspecting the site of 3rd grenade attack by the milita
Srinagar mobile shops targeted
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
Senior Police officials inspecting the site of 3rd grenade attack by the militants near a mobile tower at Shaheed Gunj. -PTI Suspected militants on Friday targeted two private telecom showrooms and a mobile tower in Jammu and Kashmir’s summer... Read more
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Quartz
62,000 employees are suing Abercrombie & Fitch over its notorious “look policy” - Quartz Here we go again Abercrombie & Fitch’s workplace “look policy” cont
62,000 employees are suing Abercrombie & Fitch over its notorious “look policy”
Quartz / Posted 11 days ago
- Quartz Here we go again Abercrombie & Fitch’s workplace “look policy” continues ticking... Read more
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thebee
Hunt For Man Who Tried To Pull Off Woman's HijabPolice investigating an attempt to pull off a woman's hijab on a train have rel
Hunt For Man Who Tried To Pull Off Woman's Hijab
thebee / Posted 11 days ago
Police investigating an attempt to pull off a woman's hijab on a train have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to. Officers from the British Transport Police said the man also shouted abuse at the passenger travelling between Matlock... Read more
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Independent
Karma Nirvana: Spending a day at the helpline advising terrified girls being pushed into forced marriagesIt was the first of many messages sent to the forced marriage and honour abuse
Karma Nirvana: Spending a day at the helpline advising terrified girls being pushed into forced marriages
Independent / Posted 11 days ago
It was the first of many messages sent to the forced marriage and honour abuse charity Karma Nirvana from a teenager desperate to escape home. Over the past few months, in snatched one-line messages – “can’t stay at home any more. Losing the plot” –... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Poor woman in a hijab assaulted on a trainPolice investigating an attempt to pull off a train passenger's hijab have issu
Poor woman in a hijab assaulted on a train
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Police investigating an attempt to pull off a train passenger's hijab have issued CCTV images of a man they want to speak to. Officers from British Transport Police said a man also shouted abuse at a woman travelling between Matlock and Derby. The... Read more
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The North West Star
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
10 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
10 related stories
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The Border Mail
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
10 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
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The Courier
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
10 related stories
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The Young Witness
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
The Young Witness / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
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Western Advocate
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
10 related stories
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Manning River Times
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
Manning River Times / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your sayVIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a
Hoods deemed unacceptable at Victorian shopping mall | Have your say
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
VIC: A shopping centre in the state's western district has deemed the hood of a hoodie unacceptable. HOODS OFF: Wimmera Security Service director Peter Bird and Horsham Plaza centre manager Allison Roberts hope all patrons will remove hoods from... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Thousands of Abercrombie Employees Sue Over "Look Policy"Photographer: Craig Warga/Bloomberg GettyImages Abercrombie & Fitch (A&F) has
Thousands of Abercrombie Employees Sue Over "Look Policy"
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 12 days ago
Photographer: Craig Warga/Bloomberg GettyImages Abercrombie & Fitch (A&F) has not been a fan favorite in the past few years and its latest case is furthering why more and more teens may opt out of popping into the retail brand for a job. The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Muslim policewoman now living the dreamShazmeen Khan is able to translate for Hindi speakers. Photo / Greg Bowker Her
Muslim policewoman now living the dream
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Shazmeen Khan is able to translate for Hindi speakers. Photo / Greg Bowker Her parents wanted her to become a doctor or a lawyer, but 28-year-old Shazmeen Khan stood her ground to live her childhood dream of becoming a police officer. "Especially... Read more
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PR.com
H8Check Launches Facebook Page and Crowd Funding Campaign with Indiegogo to Help Fund the Completion and Release of an Equality Ratings App H8Check is being created in response to the growing discrimination practices
H8Check Launches Facebook Page and Crowd Funding Campaign with Indiegogo to Help Fund the Completion and Release of an Equality Ratings App
PR.com / Posted 12 days ago
H8Check is being created in response to the growing discrimination practices of some business owners against... Read more
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New Kerala
Twitter post on 'attractive hijab' sparks social media war A hijab war recently broke out on social media when a tweet from an entertain
Twitter post on 'attractive hijab' sparks social media war
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
A hijab war recently broke out on social media when a tweet from an entertainment and lifestyle portal stated that the bawal style of hijab was more attractive to men. Adding fuel to the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Why 62,000 Abercrombie & Fitch Employees Are Suing The CompanyLast week, a California federal judge certified a class-action suit for approxi
Why 62,000 Abercrombie & Fitch Employees Are Suing The Company
The Huffington Post / Posted 13 days ago
Last week, a California federal judge certified a class-action suit for approximately 62,000 Abercrombie & Fitch employees who claim they were forced to purchase the company's clothes to wear on the job. Reed Marcy, an attorney representing the... Read more
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Gulf News
Lebanon’s partygoers not scarred by civil war legacyHistory of conflict is not taught in schools, so youth turn to old relatives fo
Lebanon’s partygoers not scarred by civil war legacy
Gulf News / Posted 13 days ago
History of conflict is not taught in schools, so youth turn to old relatives for information Beirut: It was mid-afternoon and already the crowd had given itself over to wild abandon.Standing on picnic tables, skinny girls in hot pants and crop-tops... Read more
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