Tag: Police

Norway may allow police and judges with headscarves

A government-appointed committee is set to make recommendations that will allow police and judges in Norway to wear clothing and personal effects with religious overtones, including the Muslim hijab. A government-appointed committee is set to make recommendations that will allow…

Is Algeria the Third?

Algeria’s police crack down on protesters Algeria rocked by clashes as activists take on riot police by Lesley Yarranton, Sunday Mirror 13/02/2011 More than 400 protesters were arrested as riot police fired plastic bullets at pro-democracy ­activists in Algeria yesterday.…