Danish police investigate officer who hugged a niqabi

A Danish policewoman who hugged a Muslim protester wearing the niqab is under investigation, the country's police complaints body has said. The officer hugged the...

Denmark niqab ban: They want to eradicate every symbol of Islam from public life

5Pillars editor Roshan Muhammed Salih spoke to niqab-wearing Danish Muslim student Sabina. She told him that the niqab ban in Denmark is the result...

Protests in Denmark following controversial burqa ban

Denmark is the latest in a series of European countries to enforce the so-called "burqa ban," resulting in hundreds of demonstrators protesting against the...

Denmark passes law banning the niqab and burqa

Denmark is the latest European country to have passed a law banning the niqab and the burqa. The law was passed by 75 votes to...

Danish minister says fasting during Ramadan is a danger in the workplace

A Danish minister has claimed Muslims fasting during Ramadan could pose a danger in the workplace.  Integration Minister Inger Stoejberg, an immigration hardliner in Denmark's...

VIDEO: Muslim women gather outside Danish parliament to protest against niqab ban

Video of Muslim women gathering outside the Folkenting - the Danish parliament building in Copenhagen - to protest against the niqab ban. 

VIDEO: Muslim woman defends the niqab on Danish national TV

A Muslim woman named 'Sara' defends the niqab in light of Denmark’s "masking ban" bill on the country’s flagship television channel DR1.  

Denmark set to become latest European country to ban burqa

Denmark is expected to become the next European country to restrict full-face coverings, including Islamic veils such as the niqab or burqa, a few...

Danish minister republishes caricature of Prophet Muhammad on Facebook

Denmark's immigration minister has posted a screenshot of her iPad screensaver on Facebook showing a caricature of the Prophet Mohammad which outraged Muslims worldwide...

A third of Danes believe they are at war with Islam

A new survey has found that one in three Danes believe that the country is at war with Islam and its adherents. The survey asked...