Halal

A KOSHER slaughterhouse.
EU should overturn Belgian law against kosher, halal slaughter – adviser

Jewish and Muslim methods of slaughter involve the animals' throats being cut with a sharp knife, which advocates say results in death almost immediately.

By REUTERS
10/09/2020
Packages of Halal food.
Polish parliament to debate bill on ending export of kosher, halal meat

Proponents of the practice argued the ruling applied to the entire industry, while opponents said for-export slaughter without stunning was illegal.

By KATARZYNA MARKUSZ / JTA
09/09/2020
Nathan's Famous partners with UAE branch of Mezzan to retail halal hot dogs

Halal translates to "permissible or lawful" in English. With reference to food, it is the notable dietary standard for observant Muslims, as prescribed in the Quran.

Halal meat is displayed in Paris
Kosher halal food should be on coronavirus programs, senators say

"Many in the Jewish and Muslim community only eat kosher or halal food, and have not been able to benefit from these programs if they do not provide these options."

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
10/07/2020
Cow illustrative
What can be done when kosher and halal slaughter is vilified in Europe?

While the kosher-keeping world has been paying attention to developments by European governments and lawmakers, major food corporations have been facing a campaign of their own.

By RABBI JACOB SIEGEL/JTA
29/08/2019
KOSHER INSPECTOR Aaron Wulkan examines meat to ensure that the food is stored and prepared.
Halal, kosher meat cannot be labeled organic, EU court rules

Halal and kosher meat cannot be marketed as organic because the methods used to produce it are not animal friendly enough, the European Union’s top court ruled.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ
01/03/2019
British parliament refuses to offer kosher food for 'ethical' reasons

"Parliament's catering services have taken a position that goes beyond the laws of the country."

31/01/2018
Far-right French mayor bans 'anti-Republican' pork-free school meals

"Religious imperatives have no place in an educational establishment."

09/01/2018
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