Fast Food for Lent


An invigorating and healthy soup and a baguette with spreads was offered by top cook Johanna Maier together with her son Tobias and husband Dietmar to the delight of guests who joined her to celebrate the traditional  Lent Soup Event organised by the Catholic women’s movement. Guests who turned up at the St. Peter monastery […]

Austrian blinds landing pilot at Swiss airport

General News

An Austrian man may face charges after he blinded a pilot with a laser pen during landing procedures at a Swiss airport.Swiss officials said today (Weds) no decision has yet been made over whether the 27-year-old will get away with a fine or face criminal charges after the incident at Geneva International Airport, which is […]

Crisis still bites as lorry registration numbers plunge


The economic crisis is still affecting Austrian companies as the number of newly registered lorries dropped in the first quarter of this year.Official figures released today (Mon) show that 5.6 per cent less lorries were registered during the first three months of this year compared to the same period in 2009.The number of registered articulated […]