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Woman falls down 650ft cliff moments after accepting proposal

03 Jan 2021

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.

Terrorists rain bullets across Vienna, two dead, several injured

03 Nov 2020

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.

Austrian GP: Valtteri Bottas aims for a strong start

05 Jul 2020

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.

Formula 1: No positive coronavirus tests ahead of Austrian GP

04 Jul 2020

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.

Records that can be broken in Formula 1 2020 season

03 Jul 2020

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.

2020 Formula 1 season: All that you need to know

03 Jun 2020

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

15 May 2020

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.

Five stunning cities in Austria you must visit

03 Feb 2020

Five stunning cities in Austria you must visit

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

Five best places for Christmas and Boxing day shopping

12 Nov 2019

Five best places for Christmas and Boxing day shopping

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

La Liga: Five players whom Barcelona should target in January

04 Nov 2019

La Liga: Five players whom Barcelona should target in January

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

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

30 Aug 2019

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

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

Swiss ace Roger Federer scripts a successful clay-court return

08 May 2019

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.

Global Liveability Index: Vienna goes top, replaces Melbourne

14 Aug 2018

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.

Your Samsung Galaxy S7 might be vulnerable to hacking

09 Aug 2018

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.

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

08 Jun 2018

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."

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

07 Mar 2018

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?

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

16 Oct 2017

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.

Sex doll Samantha molested at a tech fair in Austria

30 Sep 2017

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.

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

01 Jul 2017

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.

India register second win at the Hockey Junior World Cup

11 Dec 2016

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.

Italy draws match 1-1 against Spain

07 Oct 2016

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.