Hijab

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Why Muslim women are finding the balaclava trend problematic

Some Muslim women are finding the balaclava trend problematic, this is why

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Hafsa Lodi
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    Hair

    Here’s how to properly nurture your hair under a hijab

  • TikTok time saving hair hacks
    Hair

    The best of TikTok’s many time saving hair hacks

  • Woman's holding hands up, with writing on palm that reads: hands off my Hijab
    Women

    #HandsOffMyHijab: 8 powerful protest photos by and for young Muslim women

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Demonstration In Paris Against Islamophobia
News

France’s problem with the hijab: 7 young Muslim women react

We asked young Muslim women to tell us how the moves to outlaw wearing the hijab in public for women under 18 makes them feel

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Mariam Khan
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Nadiya Hussain
People

“Middle-aged, Caucasian, male”: Nadiya Hussain on her struggle to belong in the world of TV

The Bake Off star says it's hard to speak out about industry racism and a lack of diversity.

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Anna Brech
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Meet Arinna Erin Wira and Deqa Musa, the remarkable Muslim models taking the fashion world by storm
Fashion

Meet the remarkable Muslim models taking the fashion world by storm

Arinna Erin Wira and Deqa Musa are working with some of the biggest brands in the game.

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Noor and Zee
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Fashion

Nike full-coverage swimsuit collection is here - and it’s an important moment for diverse sportswear

Designers took inspiration from athletes such as Emirati figure skater Zahra Lari.

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Charlotte Rickards
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Christobel Hastings
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Teenage jockey Khadijah Mellah is fearlessly defying stereotypes about Muslim women in sport

The UK’s first ever female Muslim jockey triumphed the world famous Glorious Goodwood festival.

Ayisha Malik on what it's like to be the only Muslim in an English village
Long Reads

What it’s really like to be the only Muslim in a small English village

“We had thought we were putting the world to rights; he had thought he was saving the world from another terrorist.”

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Ayisha Malik
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Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad in the Nike Pro Hijab.
Fashion

How a sports hijab became one of the “hottest fashion products” in the world

It's an important moment for diverse sportswear.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Brunel University has introduced a new sports hijab. Image: Brunel University London
Life

This university has become the first to introduce a hijab for sports

Lack of comfortable clothing shouldn't be a barrier to sport

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Sarah Shaffi
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Beauty

Hijab wearing influencer Amena Khan steps down from L'Oréal Paris campaign

Tweets sent in 2014 sparked a public backlash

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Perdita Nouril
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People

How Iranian women are defying hijab laws from behind the wheel

The law says women have to wear hijab in public – but cars are private property

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Muslim teen texts dad to tell him she won't wear hijab anymore

And the 17-year-old has shared his beautiful response on Twitter

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Kayleigh Dray
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Moya Crockett
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MP suggests banning veil to give Muslim girls “freedom of choice”

Let that sink in for a moment.

Fashion Week

Hijabi model Halima Aden kicks off Milan Fashion Week

“Celebrating strong females”

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Anna Pollitt
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Life

Channel 4’s Fatima Manji on ‘fixation’ with women wearing the hijab

“Oh, how exciting, woman in headscarf can play football!”

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Amy Lewis
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People

Meet the first woman to wear a hijab in a Miss Minnesota USA pageant

“A lot of people will fail to see your beauty because you’re covered up.”

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Moya Crockett
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Beauty

Muslim beauty blogger becomes first hijab-wearing CoverGirl

“I never thought I would see Muslim women represented on such a large scale.”

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Stylist Team
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Fashion Week

An all-hijab show has made history at Fashion Week

Headscarves through a high-fashion lense

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Anna Pollitt
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People

A Muslim girl is appealing to Apple to create a hijab emoji

The debate comes as the veil is hotly debated across Europe

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Harriet Hall
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Kayleigh Dray
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Great British Bake Off star Nadiya Hussain on racist abuse

“It’s become a part of my life now”

Life

Why men in Iran are taking selfies in hijabs

Why men in Iran are taking selfies in hijabs

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Harriet Hall
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