Austria

Misfiring Uruguay suffer shock defeat to Austria

VIENNA (Reuters) - World Cup qualifiers Uruguay paid for wayward finishing as they suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to Austria in a friendly on Tuesday.<p>Soccer Football - International Friendly - Austria vs Uruguay - Ernst-Happel-Stadion, Vienna, Austria - November 14, 2017 Austria’s Julian …

Uruguay

Myth of No.11, Geese Betrayal Turns into Carnival in Austria

The myth says that geese have betrayed Saint Martin. Therefore, since Saturday, precisely since the 11th minute after 11 am on the 11th day of the …

Middle East

#33 - November 2017 - The Session Worldwide By Dudek Patrick

Sky warns over future of Sky News as Fox takeover investigated

The takeover, which values the whole of Sky at £18.5bn, was proposed just before Christmas last year.<p>The deal has been delayed by two investigations, …

Walt Disney Company

Zuper goes to Austria

At Zuper, we’ve always had two major goals: to improve the usability of our app and to deliver our product to as many people as possible. Now we can …

App Store

Ride Further Tour 2017 - Vienna, Austria

Check out what went down at the 7th stop of the Ride Further Tour!<p>▼ Advertisement ▼<p>▼ Advertisement ▼<p>Here’s a mix of footage from Zozo Kempf, Danny …

BMX

Watch: Plane aborts bumpy landing in Austria storm

Amateur footage captured the moment a passenger plane attempted to land in stormy weather at Austria’s Salzburg airport.<p>The Polish-run Enter Air flight could be seen jolting around in the air and bumping the ground before taking off immediately after.<p>After aborting on landing the pilot flew the …

Airports

Watch: Near disaster at Austrian airport

Passenger plane nearly crashes at Salzburg airport as heavy winds turn plane on its side.

Israel

European Tour to continue shot clock trial at Austrian Open

ATZENBRUGG, Austria - Next year's Austrian Open will be the first tournament in professional golf to set a time limit on every shot in a bid to …

Golf

The Austrian elections should terrify Europeans

<b>(CNN) —</b> The commanding victory of populist parties in Austria's national election on Sunday is certain to reverberate beyond the borders of the nation of 8.5 million. Coming on the heels of record gains made by the far right in Germany last month, nationalist and anti-immigrant forces across the …

Opinion

Your Complete Guide And Itinerary On Things To Do in Vienna, Wachau and Upper Austria

Austria is an incredible country to explore (and one I wished I’d travelled around much sooner). That being said, it’s never too late to find an …

Europe

Refugees in Austria view new far-right leaders as existential threat

One refugee, a writer from Syria, explains his worries about the incoming Austrian government.<p>In the view of Syrian refugee writer, Tha'er Nashaf, …

Refugees

The Beautiful Villages And Rolling Hills Of Upper Austria

Arriving into Mühlviertler Alm, after leaving the rather impressive Melk Abbey, was something of an eye-opener – in part because it’s not a part of …

Europe

Austria shifts to right as conservative star seals election win | Reuters

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.<p>Published Date: Oct 16, 2017 12:00 am | Updated Date: Oct 16, 2017 …

Elections

What Austria's election says about Europe's political landscape | Reuters

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.<p>Published Date: Oct 15, 2017 11:15 pm | Updated Date: Oct 15, 2017 …

Austria is poised to elect a far-right coalition. The decision shows how Europe is gripped by border anxiety

The dramatic victory of Sebastian Kurz in yesterday’s Austrian election will send shock waves across Europe. The dashing new chancellor is a …

Canadian News

Man in a shark costume fined for breaking Austria's anti-burqa laws

Austria introduced ban on covering faces in public on 1 October.<p>Man fiend after refusing to remove shark head while promoting electronics shop.<p>A man …

Fish

Shark-suit wearer runs afoul of Austria's "burqa ban" law

VIENNA (AP) — An Austrian law that forbids any kind of full-face covering including Islamic veils has claimed an unusual victim — a man wearing a shark suit.<p>Police say they issued a citation Monday after the man — part of a street advertising campaign for the McShark computer chain stores — refused …

Business

A Trip To Wachau – The Most Beautiful Valley In Austria

This is a contentious one. 🙂 Austria has absolutely no shortage of absolutely stunning natural sights so you’re bound to find somewhere else say …

Europe

Austria to step up deportations of denied asylum seekers: minister - Xinhua

VIENNA, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- Austrian Interior Minister Wolfgang Sobotka Saturday expressed his intent to speed up the deportations of denied asylum …

Migration

Formula One TV changes in 2018 a raw deal for race fans

Formula One will move their television coverage to ESPN and ABC in 2018. But the deal could be a raw one for fans of racing in the United States. A …

Formula One

Wales, Republic of Ireland and the most delicately poised World Cup qualifying group of all

When the news broke that Gareth Bale would definitely be out of Wales’ final two qualifying group matches, there was a “buzz” around the Irish squad… …

Soccer

Burqas Are Outlawed in Austria

Wearing face-coverings in Austria, including but not limited to masquerading as a Megabus seat, is now verboten. The law, which went into effect on …

News (U.S.)

Andreas Adam

Chief Liaison Officer to Austria and Hungary<p>Call of Duty at Expedition ANTARCTIC BLANC<p>The Liaison Officer to Austria and Hungary keeps and creates …

Refugees

Michael Kemeter completes his Tortour up Schartenspitze in Austria

On the SW Face of Schartenspitze in Austria Michael Kemeter has made the first free ascent of Tortour, the difficult multi-pitch alpine outing he …

Outdoors

Austria Bans Burqa, All Veils Covering Facial Features - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English Archive

Vienna- Police in the Vorarlberg district, Austria, has launched its preparations to implement a law banning all veils that cover facial features. …

Middle East

Austria's Freedom Party expels official over Nazi allegations

The FPO has on previous occasions expelled provincial officials for owning Nazi-related objects, which is illegal in Austria.<p>VIENNA - Austria's …

Sebastian Kurz

Austria: There are New Migration Routes Through Bulgaria and Romania

''In the Balkans, through Bulgaria and Romania new migration routes appeared'', Austrian Defense Minister Hans-Peter Dosoczil said in an interview …

Refugees

Austria say coach Koller to leave in December

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria coach Marcel Koller paid the price for his team’s poor recent results on Friday when the country’s football federation (OeFB) said that he would leave his post at the end of December after six years in charge.<p>FILE PHOTO - Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - …

Soccer

Austria's Mind-Blowing Bond

The 100-year debt sold by Austria this week "blows my mind," Bob Doll, the chief equity strategist at Nuveen Asset Management told Bloomberg …

Business