Boy killed by snow groomer

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A primary school student died instantly in a freak skiing accident around midday today (Thurs).Officials in the ski resort of Rußbach in Salzburg’s Tennengau region announced that the boy – whose nationality and age were not given – skidded down a hill for around 200 metres after dropping out of a tow lift. He was […]

Majority fear severe sickness, says poll


A majority of Austrians fear suffering from a serious disease, according to research.Insurer Generali said today (Weds) its latest poll found that 54 per cent of Austrians were afraid of catching a life-threatening illness.The same share of the 1,372 people interviewed admitted being worried about a rise in living costs and a cutback of social […]