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Hijab model pulls out of L'Oreal campaign over Israel tweets
Hijab model pulls out of L'Oreal campaign over Israel tweets
British model Amena Khan, who had been chosen by L'Oreal to appear in an advertising campaign in Britain, has pulled out over accusations she made...
Slice Of Life: Find a purpose in faith
Slice Of Life: Find a purpose in faith
My parents told me this story about a talk they once heard. The person giving the talk was asked when they embraced Islam and they told the story...
Everyday commute of curiosity
Everyday commute of curiosity
I take three taxis to work. I leave home at 6am. I walk to the bus stop and take the first taxi, which takes me to the Tsakane taxi rank. From...
I wear a headscarf and I don't need to be saved from anything — except white feminism
I wear a headscarf and I don't need to be saved from anything — except white feminism
For the longest time growing up, I eschewed the word “feminism”. It’s not that I disdained a conscious advocacy of the rights of women as the...
Letters to the editor: April 10 to 16 2015
Letters to the editor: April 10 to 16 2015
Muslim women such as Fatima Asmal should be saluted for heeding Jewish and Christian law (
Scarf or scoff: How do you wrap your head around hijab?
Scarf or scoff: How do you wrap your head around hijab?
I started wearing hijab at the age of 21. In my quest to become a "better Muslim", I began reading the English translation of the Qur'an, where I...
Hijabs off for a flash of freedom
Hijabs off for a flash of freedom
An Iranian journalist has received a human rights award in Geneva for creating a Facebook page inviting women in Iran to post pictures of themselves...
Portraits celebrate London's stylish hijab wearers
Portraits celebrate London's stylish hijab wearers
Leopard print with attitude, covered in flowers and bows, or sleek black with gold chains. Sara Shamsavari's street-style portraits capture young women in veils of a...
New kit gets Muslims on track
New kit gets Muslims on track
Amid the furore over the state of undress of one of the United Kingdom's most ­successful female cyclists in a photo shoot for a magazine,...

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