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German Restaurant Throws Muslim Woman out 'for Refusing to Remove Veil'

German Restaurant Throws Muslim Woman out 'for Refusing to Remove Veil'

Press Shia - A restaurant owner in Germany has provoked outrage after reportedly ordering a Muslim woman wearing a niqab to leave the premises. Press Shia - Christian Schulz, manager of a Seekrug restaurant in Bielefeld, western Germany, reportedly asked the woman to remove the full-face veil as she sat in the busy beer garden during an annual light festival.   The woman is said...

Britain’s ambassador to Saudi Arabia performs Hajj rituals

Britain’s ambassador to Saudi Arabia performs Hajj rituals

Press Shia Agency - Britain's ambassador to Saudi Arabia has performed Hajj rituals after converting to Islam, becoming the first ever British ambassador to do so. Press Shia - Simon Collis, completed the Hajj with his wife Huda al-Mujarkech, a Syrian Muslim, this week, according to Arab media reports.   As the first British ambassador to the kingdom, Collis converted to Islam in...