Category: Canada

03.12.2017

  Quebec temporarily banned the face-covering law The government previously said the law won’t be implemented until next summer The law requires people to show their faces for identification purposes Some said it violates religious freedoms under the Canadian and Quebec […]

29.11.2017

Hate crimes in Canada directed at Muslims dropped in 2016 after four years of steady increases, according to a Statistics Canada report released Tuesday. Police recorded 139 such crimes last year, down by 20, marking a decrease from 159 in […]

18.10.2017

  Quebec issued a religious neutrality bill forbidding public workers from wearing face coverings and burqas when accessing public services Reasons behind the bill include security, identification purposes, and reducing the presence of conspicuous religious symbols in public The law […]

09.07.2017

  TORONTO: In addition to the 25,000 refugee who arrived to Canada during the last few months, additional 10,000 Syrian refugees will be taken in, said Immigration Minister John McCallum on Thursday in Germany, where an inflow of refugees has […]

30.03.2017

A Canadian mosque in which several worshippers were radicalized and left to fight for jihadi groups in Syria and Iraq will close its doors Friday to the relief of its imam and the Muslim community. © Copyright Andolu Ajansi read […]