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France's ban on full-body Islamic veil violates human rights - UN rights panel

France's ban on full-body Islamic veil violates human rights - UN rights panel

The UN Human Rights Committee said on Tuesday that France's ban on the niqab, the full-body Islamic veil, was a violation of human rights and called on it to review the legislation.

Clarion call for metal bulls as Citigroup hails reforms in China

Clarion call for metal bulls as Citigroup hails reforms in China

Commodity markets from base metals to iron ore are tightening globally as Asia’s top economy presses on with supply-side reforms including plant closures, according to Citigroup Inc, which raised price forecasts and predicted steel will “go through the roof”.