Quantcast
Last updated on April 20, 2014 at 5:20 EDT

Latest Scarves Stories

2013-06-19 08:26:14

Clothing line launches on their website on 6.18.13 CHICAGO, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Muslim fashion house Haute Hijab launched their Spring/Summer 2013 collection today, Tuesday, June 18, 2013. The line can be viewed on their online store, www.hautehijab.com. The line focuses on modest clothing catered to Muslim women but is intended for all who admire impeccable design and modest options. Today's new launch coincides with the unveiling of a new website; complete with...

2013-03-14 16:24:25

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization today welcomed a decision by a South Carolina jail to allow female inmates to wear religious head coverings, called "hijab." The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) made the request for a policy change following a complaint from a Muslim woman who was taken into custody on December 31, 2012, and was allegedly told to remove her hijab so she could...

2012-11-07 16:25:23

Muslim civil rights group asks Tulsa bank to review discriminatory 'no hats' policy OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is calling on Tulsa's Valley National Bank to review its "inappropriate and discriminatory" policy that treats customers wearing religious head coverings differently than other patrons. CAIR-OK said a Muslim customer at a Valley National Bank branch in Tulsa reported that she...

2012-05-27 23:01:07

ArticlesOnTap.com recently gave word that it will be working to provide content creation and content management services to Fashion Scarves and Shawls, a leading online retailer of fashion scarves. (PRWEB) May 26, 2012 ArticlesOnTap.com recently gave word that it will be working to provide content creation and content management services to Fashion Scarves and Shawls, a leading online retailer of fashion scarves. By teaming up with ArticlesOnTap.com, Fashion Scarves and Shawls intends to...

2012-04-23 10:23:13

Muslim civil rights group thanks officials following meeting with community leaders ST. LOUIS, April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The St. Louis chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-St. Louis) today thanked county and law enforcement officials for agreeing to provide religious accommodation for Muslim women who wear an Islamic headscarf, or "hijab," and are held in the St. Louis County Jail in Clayton, Mo. CAIR-St. Louis made that request for accommodation...

2011-10-03 14:00:00

The Pashmina Store supports the fight against breast cancer with 5% of sales benefiting the Breast Cancer Research Foundation Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 03, 2011 In support of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, consumers everywhere have the opportunity to shop for a good cause by purchasing special edition âœpink ribbonâ products. The Pashmina Store, one of the largest online suppliers of 100% grade A cashmere at value prices today announced it...

2011-06-20 14:46:00

U.S. Olympic Committee requested language to be discussed at June 26 meeting in Malaysia WASHINGTON, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A prominent national Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization today offered the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) draft language for a policy change on Islamic attire (hijab) for consideration by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) when it meets later this month in Malaysia. The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic...

2010-09-29 14:06:37

Professor Sonia Ghumman from the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa Shidler College of Business has completed an intensive marketing research on the effects of Muslim women who wear hijabs (head scarves) in the U.S. Ghumman's research examined the expectations that women who wear hijabs have regarding their employment opportunities. "We surveyed 219 American Muslim women on their job seeking experience," said Ghumman. "The findings reveal that Hijabis are not only aware...

2010-07-09 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Several countries calling for bans on Muslim women wearing headscarves have made headlines in recent months. Susie tries to shed some light on this hot topic on Susie's Big Adventure. http://susiesbigadventure.blogspot.com/2010/07/veil-and-hijab.html Don't miss Susie's other blog, Jeddah Daily Photo Journal, where she publishes new photos every single day from Saudi Arabia. http://susieofarabia.wordpress.com/ SOURCE Susie's Big Adventure

2010-01-07 16:27:00

Muslim civil rights group sends letter to president seeking action on airport 'profiling' WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A prominent national Muslim civil rights and advocacy group today sent a letter to President Obama seeking action on concerns that Muslim travelers wearing religious head scarves, or hijab, are now being automatically singled out for additional security measures and may face mistreatment at airports. The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic...