Margrethe Vestager said leaks could drive "momentum" for much-needed change.
Human rights advocates are calling the practice misguided.
Parliament has reached a majority in favor of refusing asylum to those who commit crimes.
The Chinese artist will remove his work from display in Denmark to protest a law allowing refugees' valuables to be seized.
The measures also include extending family reunification among refugees from one year to three years.
The medical organization recommends major policy changes in 2016.
The U.N. said Denmark's plan could fuel fear and xenophobia.
The organization posted a statement saying public anger should be directed at the EU instead.
After a government climbdown, refugees will no longer have to surrender their wedding rings
From midnight on Sunday, travellers attempting to pass without relevant documents will be refused entry into Sweden.
Budapest could send troops to stop refugees crossing from Serbia.
A list of inhospitable regulations is meant to deter refugees from traveling to the country.
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Danish companies pioneer diversity by breaking barriers and hiring people with disabilities.
Frank Jensen likes to run, ride his bicycle, have brunch in Hamlet's castle and watch his beloved Liverpool FC.
The art installation comes as the country's birth rate is in steep decline.
The study casts doubt on the theory that welfare states encourage a culture of 'scrounging'.