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China bans burqas, abnormal beards in Muslim province of Xinjiang

China bans burqas, abnormal beards in Muslim province of Xinjiang

London: China, on Friday banned burqas, veils and abnormal beards in a Muslim province claiming that it is a crackdown on religious extremism.

Apr 01, 2017, 11:52 AM IST
Viral Video: When kids stopped dad from performing halal slaughter

Viral Video: When kids stopped dad from performing halal slaughter

Their compassion towards the bird has forced their dad to stop its slaughter. This video of compassion will move you.    

Sep 15, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

Consumer giants court Muslims with halal face creams, shampoos

Unilever, Beiersdorf and L`Oreal are among the multinationals converting their supply chains for Indonesia.

Sep 02, 2016, 09:04 AM IST

British brands eye growing Muslim consumer market

From young start-ups to business giants, British entrepreneurs are eyeing a rapidly expanding global market for Muslim consumers with a range of brands from clothes to greetings cards to online gym courses.

Apr 08, 2016, 18:36 PM IST

Australian to investigate halal, kosher food certification

 The Australian government is slated to conduct an inquiry into the certification of halal, kosher and genetically modified food after a motion was moved by a senator who described the process as a "racket".

May 14, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

IS militants set ablaze boxes of chicken sent by US for starving Syrians

The Islamic State (IS) militants have destroyed boxes of chicken, meant for starving Syrian children, by setting them ablaze.

Apr 04, 2015, 16:03 PM IST

Singapore gains halal cred, top marks from Muslim tourists

 Halal has never looked so good for Singapore. A survey ranked the Asian country as the top non-Islamic destination for Muslim tourists, weeks after official data showed overall visitor numbers fell last year for the first time since 2009. 

Mar 04, 2015, 14:55 PM IST

Malaysia tops survey of `halal holidays` for Muslims

Malaysia is the world`s friendliest destination for Muslim travellers, according to a survey released today, but Japan has shown most improvement as it ramps up efforts to cash in on a growing market.

Feb 18, 2014, 14:31 PM IST

Pork found in Norwegian, UK, products for Muslims

Europe`s embarrassing meat saga took a troubling twist after reports emerged in Norway and Britain that meat labeled `halal`, or fit for consumption by Muslims, was found to contain pork.

Mar 16, 2013, 00:50 AM IST

Sri Lankan Muslim group to give up Halal certification

Faced with stiff opposition by hardline Buddhist majority groups, a Sri Lankan Muslim group, which has been issuing the Halal certificates to businesses, has said it would now withdraw the practise.

Mar 11, 2013, 14:46 PM IST

Parents` outrage over halal-only school dinners in Britain

Harrow Council is among the first in Britain to encourage halal meat.

Aug 06, 2010, 10:56 AM IST

‘Halal’ make-up for conservative Muslims in UK

A Muslim woman has launched Britain’s first ‘halal make-up’.

Jul 23, 2010, 14:00 PM IST

Halal and caviar - home comforts at the World Cup

Halal for the Algerians, tubs of caviar for any wandering WAGS – South Africa is pushing the boat out to ensure its VIP World Cup guests don’t feel homesick.

Jun 15, 2010, 11:39 AM IST

Halal and caviar - home comforts at the World Cup

Halal for the Algerians, tubs of caviar for any wandering WAGS – South Africa is pushing the boat out to ensure its VIP World Cup guests don’t feel homesick.

Jun 15, 2010, 11:39 AM IST

`Halal` version of Facebook is a hit in Pakistan

The site offers e-mail, photo, chat and discussion board facilities as well.

Jun 14, 2010, 14:23 PM IST