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News Austria » Places: Austria to ban full-face veil in public places

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-38808495
Publication date: onday 30 January 2017

Austria's ruling coalition has agreed to prohibit full-face veils in public spaces such as courts and schools. It is also considering a more general ban on state employees wearing the headscarf and other religious symbols. The measures are seen as an ...

News Austria » Places: Austria bans use of full-face veils in 'public places'

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/01/31/austria-bans-use-full-face-veils-in-public-places.html
Publication date: onday 30 January 2017

Following in the footsteps of other countries, Austria is set to prohibit the use of Islamic full-face veils in courts, schools and other “public places.” Chancellor Christian Kern said Monday the new measures approved by a coalition of Social ...

News Austria » Places: Austria's ‘burka ban’ comes into force, prohibiting face veils in public places

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/10/01/austrias-burka-ban-comes-force-prohibiting-face-veils-public/
Publication date: Saturday 30 September 2017

A ban on full-face coverings, which includes Muslim veils such as those worn in burkas, comes into force in Austria today as anti-immigration parties look poised to win national elections later this month. The new law states that faces must be visible from ...

News Austria » Places: Soccer: Serbia miss chance to clinch place after defeat in Austria

News channel or source: https://in.reuters.com/article/soccer-worldcup-aut-srb/soccer-serbia-miss-chance-to-clinch-place-after-defeat-in-austria-idINKBN1CB2OW
Publication date: Friday 06 October 2017

VIENNA (Reuters) - Serbia missed a chance to clinch their place at the World Cup on Friday when they suffered a shock 3-2 defeat in Group D to already-eliminated Austria, their first loss of the campaign. Needing a win to qualify for their first major ...

News Austria » Places: LIVEWIRE: Populist Freedom Party Back in Second Place, Kurz Declares Victory

News channel or source: http://www.breitbart.com/london/2017/10/15/polls-austria-election-2017-october/
Publication date: Saturday 14 October 2017

The populist Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) has taken second place in Sunday’s Austrian national elections, pushing the left-wing Social Democrats into third and putting the Freedom Party on track to form a coalition government for the first time since ...

News Austria » Places: Austria to ban Islamic veils from all public places

News channel or source: http://metro.co.uk/2017/01/31/austria-to-ban-islamic-veils-from-all-public-places-6416850/
Publication date: onday 30 January 2017

The governing coalition has agreed to ban the veils in places such as courts, and schools (Picture: Getty Images) Austria has announced plans to ban full-face veils in all public places in aim of fending off the challenge of the far-right. Chancellor ...

News Austria » Places: Austria bans burqa in public places

News channel or source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/230834
Publication date: Saturday 10 June 2017

The Austrian Parliament on Friday approved a law which bans wearing the burqa in public places. The law will take effect on October 1, 2017. Prior to the vote, the law was approved by Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen. Beginning from October 1 ...

News Austria » Places: Austria to ban full-face veil in public places

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-38808495
Publication date: onday 30 January 2017

A full-face veil in public places stands in its way and will therefore be banned," it said. An estimated 150 women wear the full niqab in Austria but tourism officials have expressed fears that the measures will also deter visitors from the Gulf.

News Austria » Places: Austria to ban full-face veil in public places

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/Austria-to-ban-full-face-veil-in-public-places/article17124612.ece#!
Publication date: uesday 31 January 2017

Austria’s governing coalition has agreed to prohibit full-face veils in courts, schools and other “public places” as part of a package of reforms drawn up after more than a week of negotiations. The coalition of Social Democrats and the centrist ...