Wednesday, 18 September 2019

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Birmingham: Muslim pupil’s headscarf ban at school challenged

BIRMINGHAM: A school has been accused of breaching anti-discrimination laws after claims a four-year-old Muslim pupil was told she could not wear a headscarf. St Clare’s Catholic Primary School in Birmingham has met with equality leaders at the city council to discuss a complaint from the pupil’s family. The council ...

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Sri Lanka bans use of young elephants for work

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka unveiled tougher laws, including a ban on using young elephants for logging and other physical work, as part of a crackdown on cruelty to domesticated wild animals. Wildlife Minister Gamini Jayawickrama Perera said that the cabinet approved new regulations imposing tough conditions on owners of elephants, which ...

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Messi leads Argentina team ban on talking to media

Lionel Messi led his 26-man Argentina squad in a protest on Tuesday against perceived mistreatment by the media, saying they were boycotting the press until further notice. Messi had just inspired a 3-0 home win over Colombia scoring one goal and laying on the other two to put Argentina’s World ...

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