Friday, 13. December 2013 - 16:12
Largest luxury chalet in Kitzbühel goes on sale
A thirteen bed luxury chalet in the most expensive ski resort in Austria has been put up for sale for 35 million Euros by agency Savills Alpine Homes.
Care homes criticised for excessive use of drugs to pacify people
Austrian pensioner homes and care homes have been increasingly using medication in order to pacify people under their care according to health experts and public service lawyers.
Students protest against new exam system
The streets of Vienna were blocked by thousands of high-school students demonstrating against the introduction of changes to the Matura – the Austrian school leaving certificate.
Bank Austria launches investigation into leaked data
Information published in the media about Bank Austria's history of speculative trading with public money has led the bank to launch an investigation into the leaking of customer data.
Campaign to Save Salzburg Airport Steps Up
Thousands of holidaymakers to Salzburg could find their flights in danger over plans by Germany to force the airport to cancel flights.
Unemployment rises by 10.8 per cent in comparison to November 2012
Unemployment in Austria rose significantly in November once again.
Stuntman Sets New World Record With Special Suit
An Austrian has set the new world record for being a human torch after setting himself alight and then walking around the streets of Aalzburg - followed by his own fire crew.
Avalanche Signs Stolen by Thieves
Avalanche warning signs have been stolen from Gaisburg in Salzburg.
Match fixing in Austrian football
A turbulent week in Austrian football has seen a player sacked amid accusations that he lied about his involvement in match fixing, just days after he publicly stood up against others accused of the same crime.
Vienna Christmas Tree Lights Switched On
The Christmas tree lights on Vienna's Rathausplatz in front of the city hall have been switched on.
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