Police investigate Bavarian curling tragedy

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An Austrian man was left in a serious condition after a Bavarian curling game got out of hand during a tournament in Liebenfels, Austria. Police are investigating allegations that the curler aged 43 who was not named for legal reasons had been heckling his rivals when he was reportedly pushed by an opposing player – […]

Discount petrol stations turn up the heat for established firms


Hundreds of drivers have fuelled their cars at a new discount petrol station in Vienna.The station – managed by Salzburg-based businessman Markus Friesacher in cooperation with discount supermarket chain Hofer – started doing business in the city’s Simmering district yesterday (Tues).One litre of diesel fuel and regular petrol costs 0.99 Eurocents in a special offer […]

Bundesliga’s top four in lockstep


Bundesliga leaders Red Bull Salzburg defended their six-point advantage to Rapid Vienna by crushing Mattersburg 6-1 on Saturday.The team of Huub Stevens left the Burgenland side no chance as six different players found the net.”We need to leave that behind and show some morale in Salzburg,” Mattersburg coach Franz Lederer said in regard to next […]