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The Cross and the Hijab

Duration: 02:35

News report from the day when Nadia Eweida,an employee with BA, was refused the right to wear a crucifix at work. Comparison is made with other controversies on the wearing of religious symbols - Jack Straw MP complaining about constituents wearing veils when they come to see him and teacher Aisha Azmi who was sacked for wearing a hijab in school.

Available since: Sat 14 Oct 2006

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BBC Weekend News 14/10/2006

Latest national and international news, followed by the weather.

First broadcast: 14 Oct 2006

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