"I would ask you to reflect on what you have done," Brandis said, before opposition MPs gave him a standing ovation.
"What on earth?"
«Ça fait vraiment peur et ça devrait être interdit.»
The ban would apply to some public places.
"Well, of course there are women who make that choice [to wear a headscarf] — there were African negroes...American negroes who were in favor of slavery."
Selon eux, ce vêtement était « comme une prison ». « J'ai l'habitude, » leur a répondu une femme de 60 ans. « Ça fait 35 ans que je porte ça. »
The garment feels "like a prison," the men said. "I'm used to it," a 60-year-old woman countered. "I've been wearing this for 35 years."
"A motorcyclist, KKK member and a dude wearing a niqab walk into a bar. Worst. Joke. Ever."
Australian prime minister Tony Abbott is to intervene after new security measures put niqab and burqa wearers behind glass.
"Am I to understand that there is to be a burqa box now?"
Australia's new Federal Police Commissioner says the burqa does not represent a security threat.
"I felt hated and completely alienated from the rest of the world, so hidden and alone ... I felt bullied, it felt so unfair."
A majority of people prefer that a woman completely cover her hair, but not necessarily her face, according to a recent survey.
And many believe it crosses the line between edgy and insensitive.
Fans are trying to figure out whether it's a clue about her next single or just another fashion statement from the singer.