A leading Austrian economist has caused controversy by questioning the government's stance about how to deal with ailing bank Hypo Alpe Adria.
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Austrian man Christian Kozel, 29, discovered he was dead when uniformed police officers turned up at his home in Salzburg at the weekend.
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Austrian tax authorities have let nearly 5% of total revenues in taxes and social security contributions slip through their fingers between 2011 and 2013 because of tax evasion and social security fraud.
Around 1.2 million Austrians were at risk of poverty in 2012 statistics from the EU Social Report has shown.
A busy motorway was closed down for over an hour after 6,000 litres of fresh milk turned all three lanes into a Milky Way when a milk tanker was involved in a mass pileup.
Austrian airports saw a 1% drop in visitors last year when compared to 2012, with smaller airports in particular struggling to keep up passenger numbers.
An Austrian pilot project to teach "luck" to students in classes in the southern province of Styria is now to be expanded across the country after it was hailed as a success in making kids happier and feeling better about themselves.
Cultural centre TBA21 is combining food, dining, art, culture and music in a Winter Programme series at their Supper Club in Vienna.
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Trips taken on public transport, by bike or on foot will account for 80% of all trips made in Vienna by 2025 if the city's Urban Development Plan goes through as planned.
Austrian skier Matthias Mayer of Austria has won the final World Cup downhill in Switzerland today, coming in ahead of Italy's Christof Innerhofer and US skier Ted Ligety.
Austrians designers have been flourishing within the last couple of years. Some of the young and aspiring designers who are still up and coming have released their Spring/Summer collections for 2014 and they shouldn’t be missed.
The director of Vienna's Burgtheater is taking legal action after Culture Minister Josef Ostermayer sacked him for financial incompetence.