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  • 2014-06-17 15:25:54
    Lightning strike hits four roped together climbers
    Four German mountain climbers were hospitalised after they were struck by lightning on a mountain - and the electrical charge travelled through the safety line that had roped them together.
  • 2014-06-17 15:25:12
    Talks resume with Iran in Vienna
    Talks are resuming in Vienna this week between Iran and the West to try and come to an agreement over the Islamic Republic's nuclear programme and trade sanctions placed on the country by the United States and Europe.
  • 2014-06-17 16:09:59
    Gay politician attacked at Rainbow Parade
    Austria's Green MEP Ulrike Lunacek has spoken of her disappointment following a butyric acid attack on her at Vienna's gay pride on Saturday.
  • 2014-06-17 15:22:34
    Controversial Kurdish oil sold to Austrian buyers
    Kurdish oil has allegedly been sold to Austrian buyers, according to reports in Kurdish media.


  • 2014-06-12 14:52:55
    TweetDeck shut down after fault discovered by Austrian teen
    Twitter's popular publishing platform TweetDeck was hacked after an Austrian teenager who posted a heart emoticon discovered a vulnerability in the programme.
  • 2014-06-12 14:52:24
    Organ donations drop in Vorarlberg
    The number of organ donations in the state of Vorarlberg dropped again in 2013, with only six organs donated in the region.
  • 2014-06-12 14:52:07
    Snake surprises construction workers
    Construction workers on a street near Prater in Vienna were shocked to discover a two metre long Boa Constrictor snake hiding where they were working.
  • 2014-06-12 14:51:51
    Racer claimed he was speeding to dry off car
    Austrian driver Erik R., 20, told police he was doing 110 mph in a 60 mph zone because he had just put his car through a car wash at Roppen, a village in Tyrol – and he wanted to drive fast to dry it out so that the water droplets did not leave marks on the paintwork.




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Teen Dying Of Cancer Killed At Charity Event After Ride In Porsche Goes Wrong
The family of a sick boy who was offered a trip in a high-performance Porsche because he was dying of cancer is suing the charity after the Porsche he was travelling in crashed head-on into oncoming traffic.

Japanese Pervert Planned Natascha Kampusch Style Kidnap
A Japanese man inspired by Austrian pervert Wolfgang Priklopil kidnapped a 10-year-old girl and kept her in a purpose-built cellar where he planned to train her to become the perfect wife.

German Hiker Yodels For Help After Getting Trapped In Cattle Grid
A portly hiker dressed in traditional Lederhosen was rescued after he yodeled for help after getting stuck for three hours in a cattle grid.

Austrian Wine Grower Sets New Record For Maturing Grapes
An award-winning Austrian winegrower is believed to have set a new record after leaving harvested grapes for an incredible nine months before fermenting them to create an ultra-sweet white and red wine.

Austrian Castle Owner Shocked By Airplane Wheel In Duck Pond
An Austrian castle owner got a shock after discovering this massive aircraft wheel had landed in his duck pond.

Glock Receives Austrian Award At Birthday Party
Austrian gun maker Gaston Glock has celebrated his 85th birthday with a huge ceremony in which the charitable work of himself and his wife Kathrin was honoured with a top Austrian award, and confirmation that this year two streets and a business park are to be named after him.

Sausage Surprise As Giant Wurst Is Pinched
Austrian police are hunting crooks who broke open a market stall and stole a 1.5 metre sausage worth over 2,000 EUR in the picture postcard village of St Michael in the region of Lungau.

Multi Coloured UFOs In Formation Over Austria
Austrian officials say they are baffled to explain a UFO sighting in which dozens of people reported seeing between 50 and 100 objects flying in formation.

Priests Furious After Porn Films Shot In Local Parish Church
A furious Austrian Catholic priest has complained to police after discovering a local woman had apparently been using his church as a studio to make porn films.

Two metre snake sends woman motorist fleeing
An Austrian motorist got a shock after noticing something hanging down from under her car – and realising it was a huge two metre snake that had ended up curled around the engine.

 


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