Suicide attack at Afghan funeral kills nine: Police

A suicide attack at a funeral in northern Afghanistan today killed at least nine people, officials said, underlining nationwide insecurity as NATO troops end their 13-year war this month.

Dec 01, 2014, 14:25 PM IST

Kim Kardashian dons burka on visit to Dubai

Kim Kardashian was pictured covering up her famous curves in a burka, while on her visit to Dubai.

Oct 15, 2011, 12:48 PM IST

Pakistani-origin Tory chief defends burka

Wearing a burka does not prevent
Muslim women from engaging in everyday life in Britain,
Pakistani-origin Conservative Party chairman Sayeeda Warsi has

Aug 03, 2010, 17:35 PM IST

Burka and niqab have no place in Denmark: PM

The face-covering burka and niqab veils worn by some Muslim women have no place in Denmark, Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said, adding his government was considering restricting them.

Jan 20, 2010, 09:51 AM IST

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