Austria

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Austria refuses to sign global UN pact to manage migration

Austria refuses to sign global UN pact to manage migration

Austria refuses to sign global UN pact to manage migration

Austria's vice chancellor said migration 'is not a human right'

Monday, March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

Man shot dead after attacking soldier outside Iranian ambassador's residence in Austria

Man shot dead after attacking soldier outside Iranian ambassador's residence in Austria

Man shot dead after attacking soldier outside Iranian ambassador's residence

The 26-year-old had stabbed the guard with a knife

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Austria's Sebastian Kurz calls far-right Freedom Party to coalition talks

Austria's Sebastian Kurz calls far-right Freedom Party to coalition talks

Austria's Sebastian Kurz calls far-right Freedom Party to coalition talks

Sebastian Kurz says the People's Party and the Freedom Party have similar plans on tax and immigration

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Austrian elections: Forget boy wonder Sebastian Kurz, the rise of the far-right is the real story

Austrian elections: Forget boy wonder Sebastian Kurz, the surge of the far-right is the real story

Forget Sebastian Kurz, the far-right surge is real story of Austria's election

The Freedom Party is against immigration and it has allegedly been linked with Nazis

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Man falls foul of 'burka ban' law for wearing shark costume in Austria

Man falls foul of 'burqa ban' law for wearing shark costume in Austria

Man falls foul of 'burqa ban' law for wearing shark costume in Austria

Police claim the man refused to remove the shark head several times

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Liverpool fans vote in favour of rail seating - what is it?

Liverpool fans vote in favour of rail seating - but how does it work, and how safe is it?

Liverpool fans vote in favour of rail seating - but how safe is it?

A week-long poll run by a campaign group revealed 88% of the sample voted in favour of safe standing

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

EasyJet to start new airline to ensure EU flights continue after Brexit

EasyJet to start new airline to ensure EU flights continue after Brexit

EasyJet to start new airline to ensure EU flights continue after Brexit

The new airline will be called easyJetEurope and the headquarters are set to be in Austria

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Turkish economy minister banned from Democracy and National Unity Day celebrations in Austria

Turkish economy minister banned from coup anniversary rally in Austria

Turkish economy minister banned from coup anniversary rally in Austria

Last year a failed coup took place in Turkey, now the anniversary is marked by Democracy and National Unity Day and some will be celebrating in Austria

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

Couple die in helicopter accident in the Austrian Alps

Couple die in helicopter accident in the Austrian Alps

Couple die in helicopter accident in the Austrian Alps

The incident happened near Trofaiach in southern Austria

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Austrian Islamic religious community criticised for recommending Muslims wear headscarves from puberty

Austrian Islamic body criticised for saying Muslim girls should wear headscarves from puberty

Austrian Islamic body criticised for headscarf recommendation

Austrian government officials have described a recommendation from the IGGO as an attack on women's freedom and integration

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Austrian deputy mayor invites constituents for business meeting in the sauna

Austrian deputy mayor invites constituents for town hall meeting in the sauna

Austrian deputy mayor invites constituents for town hall meeting in the sauna

Gerhard Kroiss says the feedback to the sauna meeting was positive

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

'Publicly, the veil ban in Austria is a non-issue', says Austrian journalist

Austria veil ban has tourist bosses 'very worried', says journalist

Austria veil ban has tourist bosses 'very worried', says journalist

The Austrian government has ruled that full-face veils must be banned in public places such as courts and schools

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Austria accused of 'lacking political will' to prosecute Nazis

Austria accused of 'lacking political will' to prosecute Holocaust criminals

Austria accused of 'lacking political will' to prosecute Nazis

The Simon Wiesenthal Center has published a report claiming investigations launched in Austria into war criminals have not yielded concrete results

Eight people arrested in Austria after police conduct anti-terror raids

Eight people arrested in Austria after Isis-linked terror raids

Eight people arrested in Austria after Isis-linked terror raids

Eight people have been detained in Austria after anti-terrorist raids were conducted in Vienna and Graz, according to the country’s APA news agency

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Man appears in court with pro-Nazi stickers, after wearing pro-Nazi T-shirt outside Hitler's birthplace

Man who wore Nazi T-shirt outside Adolf Hitler's birthplace spared jail

Man who wore Nazi T-shirt outside Adolf Hitler's birthplace spared jail

Man was found guilty of walking back and forth in front of Hitler's birthplace wearing a pro-Nazi T-shirt

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Austrian politicians agree to seize the house where Hitler was born

Hitler birth house to be seized after Austrian politicians agree deal

Hitler birth house to be seized after Austrian politicians agree deal

Austrian politicians have passed a law to allow the house where Adolf Hitler was born to be expropriated, ending years of dispute

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Norbert Hofer - an aeronautical engineer set to streamline Austrian politics

Forget Marine Le Pen - Norbert Hofer is the far-right leader we should be worried about

Forget Marine Le Pen - this is the far-right leader we should be worried about

Norbert Hofer has a very real chance of becoming Austria's next president, and some of his beliefs make Marine Le Pen look moderate

WATCH Cyclist rides on a narrow railing at the top of Kolnbrein Dam

WATCH Cyclist riding safety railing on Kolnbrein Dam

WATCH Cyclist riding safety railing on Kolnbrein Dam

Fabio Wilmer rode his bike along the top of a safety railing which was at the top of a 200 metre high dam, it took him seven attempts to complete the ride

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

'Killer clowns' arrive in Austria leaving many injured

'Killer clowns' arrive in Austria, leaving several injured

'Killer clowns' arrive in Austria, leaving several injured

People dressed as clowns have been spotted in Austria, with some actually attacking others leaving them injured

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016