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CBSE bans scarf, full-sleeve kurta for AIPMT

By Mumtaz Alam, IndiaTomorrow.net, New Delhi, 10 July 2015: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued a controversial dress code for the 25thJuly AIPMT (All India Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental Entrance Test). The dress code issued on Thursday (9th July) has banned scarf, full-sleeve kurta among other things.

Muslim woman sues Dearborn Police over headscarf removal

A Muslim woman filed a lawsuit today against the city of Dearborn, alleging that police forced her to remove her Islamic headscarf after she was arrested on a parking violation. Maha Aldhalimi of Wayne County said that a police officer arrested her after spotting her