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.
Melzer shock exit in Halle
Austrian number one tennis player Jürgen Melzer’s dreams of climb higher in the ATP ranking ended abruptly as he crashed out against an underdog in the Halle tournament yesterday (Thurs).
Ski federation doctors face drug probe
Vienna prosecutors have launched preliminary investigations against four doctors from the Austrian ski federation on suspicion of doping offences, local news reports said on Friday.