Freedom of religion

February 27, 2020 - 4:35 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's highest court ruled Thursday that a Muslim law clerk can be prevented from wearing a headscarf during court proceedings. In its ruling, the Federal Constitutional Court said the judiciary's obligation to complete neutrality outweighed her freedom of religion rights, the dpa...
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FILE - In this July 8, 2003, file photo, Buddhist monk Thich Quang Do, a Nobel Peace Prize nominee and perhaps the most prominent dissident in Vietnam, talks during an interview at the Thanh Minh Zen Monastery in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Do, who became the public face of religious dissent in Vietnam while the communist government kept him in prison or under house arrest for more than 20 years, died Saturday in Ho Chi Minh City. He was 91. (AP Photos/Richard Vogel)
February 25, 2020 - 7:35 pm
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Thich Quang Do, a Buddhist monk who became the public face of religious dissent in Vietnam while the Communist government kept him in prison or under house arrest for more than 20 years, has died at age 91. Do, who died Saturday in Ho Chi Minh City, was the highest leader of...
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U.S.President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump stand with Indian President Ram Nath Kovind and his wife Savita Kovind during the playing of the national anthem at a state banquet at Rashtrapati Bhavan, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, Pool)
February 25, 2020 - 11:02 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to India (all times local): 8:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says an India visit that featured a mega-rally, a tour of the Taj Mahal and meetings with business leaders and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been a “tremendous learning...
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U.S. first lady Melania Trump, center, greets Indian President Ram Nath Kovind's wife wife Savita Kovind, as U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and his Indian counterpart look on during a ceremonial welcome for Trump at the Indian Presidential Palace in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
February 25, 2020 - 10:57 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to India (all times local): 8:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says an India visit that featured a mega-rally, a tour of the Taj Mahal and meetings with business leaders and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been a “tremendous learning...
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U.S. first lady Melania Trump, center, greets Indian President Ram Nath Kovind's wife wife Savita Kovind, as U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and his Indian counterpart look on during a ceremonial welcome for Trump at the Indian Presidential Palace in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
February 25, 2020 - 10:42 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to India (all times local): 8:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says an India visit that featured a mega-rally, a tour of the Taj Mahal and meetings with business leaders and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been a “tremendous learning...
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U.S. first lady Melania Trump, center, greets Indian President Ram Nath Kovind's wife wife Savita Kovind, as U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and his Indian counterpart look on during a ceremonial welcome for Trump at the Indian Presidential Palace in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
February 25, 2020 - 10:10 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to India (all times local): 8:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says an India visit that featured a mega-rally, a tour of the Taj Mahal and meetings with business leaders and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been a “tremendous learning...
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U.S.President Donald Trump pauses while speaking during a news conference, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
February 25, 2020 - 7:52 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to India (all times local): 6:20 p.m. President Donald Trump is suggesting that Democrats who don't want Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to win their party’s presidential nomination tried to hurt Sanders by leaking intelligence from a...
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U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with business leaders at a roundtable event at Roosevelt House, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
February 25, 2020 - 7:35 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to India (all times local): 6:05 p.m. President Donald Trump says Harvey Weinstein’s conviction for rape and sexual assault is a “great thing.” Trump calls it a “great victory” for women that “sends a very strong message” for the #MeToo...
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In this October 2018 photo provided by Tyson Foods, Karen Diefendorf, second right, director of Chaplain Services at Tyson Foods, talks with employees at the company's Berry St. poultry plant in Springdale, Ark. The company deploys a team of more than 90 chaplains to comfort and counsel employees at its plants and offices. The program began in 2000. (Logan Webster/Tyson Foods via AP)
February 11, 2020 - 10:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — It has become standard practice for U.S. corporations to assure employees of support regardless of their race, gender or sexual orientation. There’s now an intensifying push to ensure that companies are similarly supportive and inclusive when it comes to employees’ religious beliefs...
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In this October 2018 photo provided by Tyson Foods, Karen Diefendorf, second right, director of Chaplain Services at Tyson Foods, talks with employees at the company's Berry St. poultry plant in Springdale, Ark. The company deploys a team of more than 90 chaplains to comfort and counsel employees at its plants and offices. The program began in 2000. (Logan Webster/Tyson Foods via AP)
February 11, 2020 - 10:44 am
NEW YORK (AP) — It has become standard practice for U.S. corporations to assure employees of support regardless of their race, gender or sexual orientation. There’s now an intensifying push to ensure that companies are similarly supportive and inclusive when it comes to employees’ religious beliefs...
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