POLICE have swooped to arrest a man after a Muslim woman allegedly had her hijab torn off on a London Underground platform.
British Transport Police (BTP) have made the arrest after the racially aggravated incident was reported on Saturday morning on the Piccadilly Line at Turnpike Lane station.
Stratford TfL worker allegedly tells Muslim woman she can take balloons on train as long as she doesn’t ‘bomb them up’
The woman, who wears the niqab and has not been named, expressed her shock at the Stratford station worker’s Islamophobic statement but the TfL employee allegedly added with a smirk: “You can carry them as long as you don’t bomb them up.”
Angry campaigners have spent the last two months demanding an end to the No Outsiders programme. They claim that teaching young children about homosexuality is age-inappropriate and incompatible with their Islamic beliefs.
RIYADH: Dozens of Daesh militants emerged from tunnels to surrender to Kurdish-led forces in eastern Syria on Sunday, a day after their “caliphate” was declared defeated.
The charity Tell Mama, which records and measures anti-Muslim hate crime in the UK, said 95 incidents were reported to the charity between 15 March, the day of the New Zealand atrocity, and midnight on 21 March.
The recent terror attack in two New Zealand mosques which left at least 50 people dead has sparked a massive rise in anti-Muslim hate crimes in the UK, an independent charity has warned.
Anti-Muslim hate crimes have rocketed in the wake of the New Zealand terror attacks – a charity has revealed.
Islamophobic incidents increased by 593 per cent across Britain in the week after the terrorist killing of 50 worshippers at two mosques in Christchurch, according to Tell MAMA.
Reports of Islamophobic hate crimes have soared in the wake of the Christchurch terror attack where 50 people were massacred in two mosques in New Zealand, charity says
Tell Mama, a group that monitors anti-Muslim incidents, said on Friday there was a six-fold increase in allegations compared to the previous week.
Tell Mama – a charity which monitors anti-Muslim incidents – said 89 per cent of the 95 hate crimes reported in the week after a white supremacist shot and killed 50 people as they prayed contained direct references to it.
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