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.
A Vienna Taxi driver offers a helping hand
For our Christmas appeal we focus on the work of one man aid organisation Hannes Urban - whose charity "Helfen Wir" has raised millions for those in need in the decade since it was founded after a chance meeting in Africa.
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.