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Austria

F1 Austrian GP must be behind closed doors: minister

Government officials said authorisation to stage the event depends entirely on the security plan that the organisers present

30 Apr 2020 10:33 AM

Dominic Thiem for helping needy communities than struggling players

There were sections of society that needed more urgent help during the economic crisis caused by the pandemic than his fellow competitors

27 Apr 2020 10:19 AM

OPEC, Russia approve biggest ever oil cut amid coronavirus

In the compromise reached they agreed to a cut of 9.7 million barrels per day from May

13 Apr 2020 8:59 AM

'Uranium particles' detected at undeclared site in Iran: UN's nuclear watchdog

Report from the watchdog says it detected natural uranium particles of anthropogenic origin at a location in Iran not declared to agency.

12 Nov 2019 9:04 AM

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

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Vienna declared 'most liveable city' for second year by global survey

Japan’s Osaka was fourth, followed by three Canadian cities - Calgary, Vancouver and Toronto.

04 Sep 2019 8:42 AM

UN nuclear watchdog chief to step down next year: Diplomats

Amano has been director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency since 2009 and his latest mandate had been due to run until 2021.

18 Jul 2019 12:48 PM

Progress made at nuclear deal meeting but still not enough: Iran

Iran's Dy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi said what had been agreed was 'one step forward' adding 'still not meeting Iran's expectations'.

28 Jun 2019 10:39 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

Austria approves law to ban Islamic headscarf in primary schools

The government said the patka head covering worn by Sikh boys or the Jewish kippa would not be affected.

16 May 2019 2:09 PM

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Christchurch attacker had links with Austrian RW man

Sellner confirmed the authenticity of the emails to ORF but continues to deny he met Tarrant when the latter travelled to Austria.

15 May 2019 5:27 PM

Heritage diaries: Exploring the new and old Vienna

Exploring the beautiful, Baroque Vienna along with its contemporary, stimulating urban structures and public spaces.

03 May 2019 7:57 PM

Britain, EU clash over who should give ground as Brexit nears

EU Council President Donald Tusk opened a summit in Salzburg with a stark warning that Britain's position on key issues must be 'reworked'.

20 Sep 2018 11:42 AM

Russia wants united, prosperous European Union, says Vladimir Putin

Putin will meet Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen as well as Kurz on Tuesday.

05 Jun 2018 10:31 AM

Austrian murder suspect froze pieces of headless corpse ‘to taste’

The man, who was arrested, is thought to have been known to dead woman, whose torso was found at Neusiedl lake on April 13.

03 May 2018 12:02 PM

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More than 50 injured in train accident in Austria

Around 240 people were on board the two trains, which contain both seated and sleeping compartments.

20 Apr 2018 3:56 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

Austria polls: Right-wing wave approaching on Sunday?

Favouring the People's and Freedom parties is distrust of migrants and Muslims among many Austrian voters.

14 Oct 2017 2:49 PM

'Burqa Ban' law comes into force in Austria; 150 euros fine for violation

France and Belgium have similar laws. The nationalist Alternative for Germany party is calling for one there, too.

02 Oct 2017 10:59 AM

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