Retail chief dismisses halal meat concerns

There is "nothing to see here" regarding the halal meat furore, a British Retail Consortium director told ITV News.

Andrew Opie said: "The key thing is that these animals are being slaughtered and stunned in exactly the same way in any slaughterhouse."

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Religious leaders call for clearer halal meat labelling

Religious leaders in Britain have called for clearer labelling on meat products after reports claimed a range of supermarkets did not make it clear which foods were halal.