Definition of 'halal'
Example sentences containing 'halal'
The Sun (2010)
English butchers have been replaced by halal butchers.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Why are all schools and public services having to use halal meat?The Sun (2015) The Sun (2014) The Sun (2010)
Our probe comes after we told last week how stores and restaurants serve halal meat without telling the public.The Sun (2014) The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
When we moved here there were two or three Asian halal shops.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
My family were allowed to have their mosque, their halal shops.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
A school that served only halal meat in lunches has been forced to change its menu after protests from parents.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
A halal butcher 's shop escaped unscathed.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Proposals to use taxpayers' money to help a halal abattoir to expand and to kill thousands more animals without first stunning them have been condemned by vets.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
School dinners for thousands of pupils will contain only halal meat from next month, despite anger from parents who are opposed to the religious slaughter of animals.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
THE utterly shocking secret video footage of animal cruelty at a Thirsk halal abattoir must force our politicians to call a halt to religious ritual slaughter.The Sun (2015) The Sun (2009)
Animal welfare and secular campaigners have no objection to halal meat as long as the animals have been stunned before killing, as usually happens in Britain.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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