MP accuses Austrian government of Madoff cover up An Austrian MP has filed a series of Parliamentary questions to make public allegations that senior banking officials and others in the Alpine Republic had actively worked with Bernie Madoff to create his global Pyramid scheme.
Little James Aims to Walk Tall
For his anniversary appeal this year Hannes Urban is raising money for James Fidelis Mshanga - he might look like a happy and healthy boy of nine - but he suffers from a growth condition which leaves him in severe pain. Read More. . .
Acid leak shuts motorway
A busy motorway was closed down for several hours this morning (Fri) after a lorry transporting a dangerous substance came off the road.
Austria observes German 'drink and ride' debate
Public transport officials in Austria are looking across the border as Germany has become entangled in a heated debate over the possible introduction of a "drink and ride" limit for passengers.