The move is seen as largely symbolic since an estimated 150 women in Austria wear the niqab, which exposes only the eyes, or the burqa, which covers the face entirely.
The FPO has topped opinion polls for months, boosted by Europe's migrant crisis and the influx of large numbers of often Muslim asylum seekers, and last month its candidate came close to winning Austria's presidential election.
Tarafa Baghajati, chair of the Austrian Muslim Initiative, said that even though he personally disagrees with full-face veils, he believes a ban is "counterproductive".
In an interview [transcript, in German], the Vice-Chancellor suggests that the ban will mostly affect tourists, although police officers will also be prohibited from wearing head scarves.
Chancellor Christian Kern of the center-left Social Democrats and Reinhold Mitterlehner of the conservative People's Party declined to comment on details of the plan in separate remarks after talks ended in Vienna Sunday night. "A full-face veil in public places stands in its way and will therefore be banned", the document said.
It is now a draft law, but the ban is due to come into force before the next parliamentary vote in 2018.
Research shows cervical cancer death rates higher
Every day in the United Kingdom nine women are diagnosed with cervical cancer , and three women will die from the disease. Most cases are caused by sexually transmitted infections with human papillomavirus (HPV), for which there is a vaccine.
The ban is also coming amid growing concerns of harassment against Muslims around the world following US President Donald Trump's temporary ban on citizens from some Muslim-majority countries entering the United States.
According to Chancellor Christian Kern, the ban will be implemented over the next 18 months, The Sun reported.
France, in 2010, was the first European country to ban the full-face veil in public.
Austria is set to ban wearing full-face veils in public, joining Belgium, the Netherlands, Bulgaria, and Switzerland, who also have approved similar bans.
It's also being suggested that migrants will need to sign an "integration contract" and a "statement of values" upon arrival into the country with "those who are not prepared to accept Enlightenment values having to leave" their country 'and society'.
The two leaders declared that their alliance is aimed "to defeat the politics of anger and divisiveness" of the opposition BJP. Most meetings attended by her have been at 12, Tughlak Road, the official residence of party vice-president Rahul Gandhi.
Mary Tyler Moore , the beloved actress who starred in a number of hit TV shows and movies died Wednesday at age 80. Even in the face of health difficulties, Moore continued to act through the next several decades.
Relations suffered briefly after 15 Saudi nationals took part in the September 11, 2001, attacks on NY and Washington . Trump will also talk to the acting president of South Korea, Hwang Kyo-Ahn, the White House said on Saturday.
Other Bets capital expenditures were $504 million for the quarter, primarily reflecting investment in the Fiber business. At $26.1 billion, Alphabet's gross revenue was up 22 percent over the fourth quarter of 2015, and beat expectations.
Over the year to December non-tradables inflation was 2.1 per cent, well up on the 1.6 per cent recorded in the year to June. The average of RBA's two core inflation measures has remained at around 1.6% throughout a year ago .
From presenter Ashton Kutcher's first remarks, the ceremony was peppered with speeches arguing passionately for inclusion. Simpson: American Crime Story ", triumphed again and used part of her time on stage to call for donations to the ACLU.
The winger signed a new £125,000-a-week five-year contract in February last year, and appeared to be happy in East London. But former Hammers defender Ferdinand has blasted the actions of Payet and his advisers.
Furthermore they have the home crowd behind them so I expect a walk in the park. " I do think at times we are fragile ", he added. A manager who led us to our best ever first half (after 19 games) of the domestic Premier League season. "We were dominant.
A bobcat has gone missing after apparently escaping its enclosure at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, the zoo said Monday. Saffoe said Ollie is equipped to survive and that bobcats sometimes catch birds that land in their enclosure.
The ARS now has about 750 pending projects dealing with issues like food safety, crop protection, aquaculture and climate change. The orders are expected to have a significant and immediate impact on EPA activities nationwide.
Melania, originally born in Slovenia, can speak her native language in addition to English, German, Serbian and French. In a drunken rant the chat show host also said she would tell President Donald Trump to "f*** off" if she saw him.
Liverpool v Chelsea talking points
It's tempting to go straight for Overs here, as it's trading at a big-looking [2.12] and Liverpool have a reputation for goals. Chelsea have been very fortunate with injuries all season, and Conte has all of his key names available.
Gas prices down slightly from last week
Brent crude, used to price global oils, slid 72 cents, or 1.3 percent, to close at $55.52 a barrel in London. The national average is 46.2 cents per gallon higher than the same time a year ago , GasBuddy said.
New NASA exhibit honors Apollo 1 crew lost in tragic accident
The 14 lost shuttle astronauts also were recognized Thursday, along with seven other USA astronauts killed in plane crashes. Though the astronauts fought to get the door open, they were overcome by the smoke and fume, dying inside the aircraft.
Netanyahu backs Trump border wall plan
The White House initially said Thursday that Trump wanted to slap a 20 percent tax on all imports from Mexico. Making Mexico pay for it was one of his key election campaign pledges.
Egypt top Group D, Ghana sweat over Gyan
Egypt have won the competition a record seven times - three more times than next best Ghana and Cameroon. Ghana had already qualified for the quarter-finals following victories against Mali and Uganda.