Whats on at the Haydn cinema this week (20 – 26 June)


The following films are on at the English language Haydn Cinema on the Mariahilferstrasse between June 20 and 26. Iron Man 3D: When Tony Stark’s world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution. Star Trek 3D: After the crew of the Enterprise find an […]

Austria among safest states in the world


Austria has retained its reputation for being one of the most secure places on earth despite being knocked down two spots in the United Nations’ (UN) Global Peace Index (GPI) 2011.The UN announced yesterday (Thurs) it considered Austria as the sixth-safest country in the world.The organisation investigated 153 nations on all continents about factors such […]

Hot-air balloon gets stuck in trees

General News

Four hot-air balloon passengers had a narrow escape after getting stuck in a group of trees this morning (Thurs).Fire-fighters in Lower Austria’s Horn district said the balloon got entangled 10 metres in the air in a group of trees located between the towns of  Wollmersdorf and Zettlitz during a failed landing attempt.None of the passengers […]