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Germany`s Bild to Erdogan: you are not welcome here

Germany`s biggest-selling daily Bild on Wednesday lashed out at Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Angela Merkel terms full face cover inappropriate; calls for 'Burkha' ban in Germany

Angela Merkel terms full face cover inappropriate; calls for 'Burkha' ban in Germany

Support for bans on 'Burkha' has been growing across Europe since France became first country to implement such a law in 2011, followed by countries including Belgium, Bulgaria and parts of Switzerland.

German interior minister calls for partial burqa ban

German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere came out Friday in favour of a partial burqa ban amid a fierce national debate on integration.

Asylum requests in Germany declines

The number of new asylum applications in Germany, Europe`s top destination for refugees last year, dropped 66 percent in March to about 20,000, Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said Friday.

Germany warns Italy not to send migrants its way

Vienna has said it is preparing to introduce tighter border controls if necessary at the Brenner crossing.

Austrian asylum cap ‘unacceptable’: German interior minister

Austria`s decision to only accept 80 asylum seekers a day while letting thousands of others transit through sends "the wrong signal" and is "unacceptable", German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said Sunday.

German minister lashes out at police over New Year sex assaults

The German Police is under fire for failing to stop sexual assaults against women committed in the city of Cologne on New Year`s Eve.

Many migrants falsely claim to be Syrians: Germany

Germany estimates that 30 percent of incoming migrants claiming to be citizens of war-torn Syria are in fact from other countries, an Interior Ministry spokesman said Friday.