Petition launched to support doctor under investigation for asking Muslim woman to remove her veil

Petition launched to support doctor under investigation for asking Muslim woman to remove her veil

Doctor who faces inquiry for asking a Muslim to lift her veil says he will quit after 23 years as a GP due to the ‘major injustice’ of the investigation//Crimson Tazvinzwa

A petition has been launched in support of a doctor who is under investigation for asking a Muslim woman to remove her veil.

Dr Keith Wolverson, 52, has said he is unable to find work and is planning to leave the profession after he was accused of racial discrimination which could result in him being struck off.

The locum GP asked the woman to remove her niqab – a garment that covers the face apart from the eyes – because he could not understand what she was saying about her sick daughter. Continue reading Petition launched to support doctor under investigation for asking Muslim woman to remove her veil

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Eurovision warned British Queen of Pop Madonna to keep politics out of her performance

Eurovision warned British Queen of Pop Madonna to keep politics out of her performance

Madonna has sparked controversy with her Eurovision Song Contest performance after her backing dancers displayed Iraeli and Palestinian flags was not an approved part of the act, organisers said.

The pop star, 60, defied calls from pro-Palestinian activists to cancel her gig in Tel Aviv, saying beforehand she wanted to create “a new path toward peace”.

During her performance at the final, Madonna’s backing dancers were seen wearing Israel and Palestine flags on their backs.

Eurovision has now confirmed they were not an approved part of the show and Madonna has “been made aware” the event is supposed to be “non-political”.

Eurovision said: “In the live broadcast of the Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final, two of Madonna’s dancers briefly displayed the Israeli and Palestinian flags on the back of their outfits. Continue reading Eurovision warned British Queen of Pop Madonna to keep politics out of her performance

Zimbabwe First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa Appointed Ambassador for Health by Government

Zimbabwe First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa Appointed Ambassador for Health by Government

First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa has been appointed by the Ministry of Health as the ambassador for Health and Child Care. Initially she was appointed ambassador for maternal and child health. Amai Mnangagwa promised to work harder to ensure there is quality health care for all. Continue reading Zimbabwe First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa Appointed Ambassador for Health by Government