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Austrians vote with conservatives in lead

With 6.4 million people eligible to vote, polling stations across the country opened at 7 am and will close by 5 pm.

29 Sep 2019 9:24 PM

Austria's chancellor Sebastian Kurz ousted in no-confidence vote

Sebastian Kurz, ousted in a no-confidence vote just a day after his centre-right Austrian People's Party enjoyed a triumphant victory.

28 May 2019 9:02 AM

Over 450 injured in clashes with cops as Romania protests intensifies

The protests had broken out after, Romania sacked top anti-graft prosecutor Kovesi, considered symbol of country's fight against corruption.

12 Aug 2018 3:02 PM

Austria top court rules in favour of same-sex marriage

In April 2001 the Netherlands became the first country in the world to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry in a civil ceremony.

05 Dec 2017 4:45 PM

Right-wing push in snap polls: Austria set to elect youngest EU leader

'Whizz-kid' Sebastian Kurz is likely to form a coalition with the Freedom Party.

15 Oct 2017 11:38 AM

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‘Emperor Kurz’ on path to lead Austria

Kurz’s appeal as an agent of change is remarkable given that he has been a key cog in the political machine he now seeks to overhaul.

14 Oct 2017 7:07 AM

Foreign ministers meet on Europe's 'crisis of confidence'

A forum born of Cold War attempts to ease disputes through compromise, the OSCE must reach decisions by consensus.

11 Jul 2017 5:39 PM

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