Austria: News

25 Dec 2022

Merry Christmas

5 weird Christmas traditions from around the world

While it may have started as a solely Christian festival, people from around the world have added their touch to Christmas with their own traditions along the way.

28 Jul 2022

Vienna

5 budget accommodation options for those traveling to Vienna

The capital of Austria, Vienna, is a beautiful city known for its art, musical legacy, historical palaces, incredible food, and great shopping destinations.

05 May 2022

World

21-year-old woman spends Rs. 53L to turn into 'Human Barbie'

A 21-year-old model, Jessica, who calls herself Jessy Bunny, has gone viral on social media for undergoing cosmetic surgeries worth £55,000 (Rs. 52.8 lakh) to look like a Barbie doll.

01 Apr 2022

Hungary

Szoborpark: Where Austria, Slovakia, and Hungary meet

Remember how one of Jamie's wishes in A Walk to Remember was to be in two places at the same time, and how smartly Landon fulfilled it?

03 Jan 2021

World

Woman falls down 650ft cliff moments after accepting proposal

What was supposed to be a romantic marriage proposal turned deadly after a woman fell down a 650-foot cliff merely moments after saying "yes" to her partner.

03 Nov 2020

World

Terrorists rain bullets across Vienna, two dead, several injured

At least two people died in Austria's capital Vienna on Monday evening after terrorists opened fire at multiple locations. 15 people, including a police officer, suffered injuries.

05 Jul 2020

Formula 1

Austrian GP: Valtteri Bottas aims for a strong start

The Formula 1 2020 season's first race is set to be underway today in at the Red Bull Ring in Austria.

04 Jul 2020

BBC

Formula 1: No positive coronavirus tests ahead of Austrian GP

Formula 1 and the FIA have confirmed there have been no positive coronavirus cases from 4,032 tests over the past seven days.

03 Jul 2020

Ferrari

Records that can be broken in Formula 1 2020 season

The Formula 1 2020 season is finally set to start after a long delay due to the coronavirus pandemic.

03 Jun 2020

Formula 1

2020 Formula 1 season: All that you need to know

The 2020 Formula 1 season is set to start in Austria on July 5.

Austrian Princess Maria Galitzine passes away at 31

In a tragic piece of news, Princess Maria Singh (born: Maria Petrovna Galitzine), the great-granddaughter of the last Emperor and Empress of Austria, has passed away. She was just 31.

03 Feb 2020

UNESCO

Five stunning cities in Austria you must visit

Despite its small size, Austria is one of the most amazing travel destinations in Europe.

12 Nov 2019

Paris

Five best places for Christmas and Boxing day shopping

It's never too early to plan your Christmas outing.

04 Nov 2019

Real Madrid

La Liga: Five players whom Barcelona should target in January

Defending champions Barcelona are enjoying an above-average La Liga season.

30 Aug 2019

Cancer

Why will Ayushmann Khurrana skip his next, 'Dream Girl' promotions?

Ayushmann Khurrana's career is on a roll these days.

08 May 2019

French Open

Swiss ace Roger Federer scripts a successful clay-court return

20-time Grand Slam Champion Roger Federer scripted a satisfactory return to action on the clay court.

14 Aug 2018

Australia

Global Liveability Index: Vienna goes top, replaces Melbourne

The Austrian capital of Vienna has leapfrogged Australia's Melbourne to become the world's most pleasant city to live in.

09 Aug 2018

Samsung

Your Samsung Galaxy S7 might be vulnerable to hacking

Researchers from Austria's Graz Technical University have uncovered a microchip security flaw in Samsung Galaxy S7 phones that puts tens of millions of users at risk to hacking.

08 Jun 2018

World

Austria to shut-down 7 mosques in crackdown on "political Islam"

Austria's government said today that it is shutting seven mosques and plans to expel imams in a crackdown on "political Islam."

07 Mar 2018

World Economic Forum

What, why, how and more: All about International Women's Day

As another International Women's Day comes marching, have you ever wondered when it was first observed or why it was instituted at all?

16 Oct 2017

Emmanuel Macron

Austria: Sebastian Kurz set to become the world's youngest leader

Projections ahead of Austria's national election results indicate that the conservative People's Party led by 31-year-old Sebastian Kurz may win.

30 Sep 2017

World

Sex doll Samantha molested at a tech fair in Austria

As if molesting women wasn't enough, now Al sex dolls aren't being spared either.

01 Jul 2017

World

Austria's highest court allows seizing of Hitler's childhood house

Ending a long-running legal fight for Adolf Hitler's childhood house, the Constitutional Court of Austria upheld a 2016 law, ruling the state was right to seize the property.

11 Dec 2016

South Africa

India register second win at the Hockey Junior World Cup

India are on top of Pool D after recording their second win of the Men's Hockey Junior World Cup 2016 against England. India won 5-3.

07 Oct 2016

Sports

Italy draws match 1-1 against Spain

Italy remained unbeaten in home qualifiers after the Group I match of World Cup qualifiers between Italy and Spain ended in a 1-1 draw.