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Marko: Schumacher not on our F1 radar

2016-06-30 13:38

Despite his steady rise to Formula 1, Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko said Mick Schumacher is not on the team's radar.

Rosberg on Hamilton: No best friends, but there's respect

2016-06-29 13:30

'The basic respect is always there, but there will be trouble again I'm sure', says Mercedes' Nico Rosberg after team mate Lewis Hamilton claims all is well between them.

Austria arrests 3 asylum-seekers for 'terror' links

2016-06-17 20:37

Austrian police have arrested three asylum-seekers who allegedly fought with or helped rebel groups in Syria and Iraq that are classed by Vienna as "terrorist" organisations.

Austrian far-right narrowly loses presidential election

2016-05-23 18:15

Austria's Norbert Hofer has narrowly failed to become the EU's first far-right president, after his ecologist rival scraped victory in a knife-edge election that was a rude wake-up call.

Powers gather to discuss mounting ISIS threat in Libya

2016-05-16 08:42

Major powers have gathered in the Austrian capital to discuss the expanding presence of the Islamic State jihadist group in Libya, just across the Mediterranean from Europe.

UN chief urges end to 'madness' of nuclear weapons testing

2016-04-27 19:59

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has called for the US, China and other nuclear-armed states to end the "madness" of atomic testing by finally ratifying the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty, which turns 20 this year.

Austrian bishop refuses refugee fence on Church land

2016-04-21 21:56

An Austrian bishop has refused to allow parts of a planned anti-migrant fence on the country's southern border with Hungary to be built on Church land.

Austria wants to seize Hitler's birth house

2016-04-09 22:31

Austria says it wants to seize Adolf Hitler's birthplace from its private owner in a bid to end a bitter legal battle and stop the house from becoming a neo-Nazi shrine.

Austria wants to deploy soldiers on Italy border

2016-04-02 19:22

Austria plans to deploy soldiers at the Brenner border with Italy to stem an expected increase in migrants trying to get to northern Europe, Defence Minister Hans Peter Doskozil says.

Austrian wants labour camps for migrants

2016-03-17 22:49

Austrian prosecutors have charged a member of an association close to the country's right-wing party with racism and inciting hate against minorities for a Facebook posting calling for labour camps for migrants.

 

Button: Young stars driving in 'Formula desperate'

2016-06-29 14:21

Jenson Button lashed out at Formula 1's younger drivers for not having learned enough before entering the sport.

Red Bull to revive old Spielberg track for F1?

2016-06-28 12:27

Red Bull is looking into expanding the current layout of the Austrian grand prix venue in Spielberg.

Austria suggests interning migrants

2016-06-06 05:43

Austria's foreign minister is proposing interning migrants on Greek islands, but human rights groups have crticitised the practice as inhumane.

Gunman fires into crowd in Austria, killing 2, wounding 11

2016-05-22 09:11

A gunman has fired shots into a small crowd attending an open air concert in Austria's westernmost province, killing two people and wounding 11 others before shooting himself.

Red Bull helping, not harming Kvyat

2016-05-09 07:13

Dr Helmut Marko insists that demoting Daniil Kvyat to Toro Rosso will aid the youngster'ss career after his disastrous outing at the 2016 Russian GP.

Austrian far-right triumphs in presidential vote

2016-04-24 21:20

Austria's anti-immigration far-right has triumphed in the first round of a presidential election, with candidates from the two governing parties failing to even make it into a run-off.

Austria probes link between Paris, Mumbai attacks

2016-04-11 18:01

Austrian prosecutors are probing a possible link between a Pakistani held in Salzburg in connection with last November's terror assaults in Paris and the 2008 attacks in the Indian city of Mumbai.

UN hails nuclear terrorism accord

2016-04-09 08:00

The UN atomic agency has hailed the imminent entry into force of a key nuclear security agreement to prevent extremists wreaking havoc.

Vienna-London flight halted after ISIS alarm

2016-03-26 19:55

An EasyJet flight from Vienna to London has been halted just before take-off because a passenger believed the man sitting next to her might be an Islamic extremist.

Up to 10 000 migrants stuck on Greek-Macedonian border

2016-03-01 18:42

Greek police say up to 10 000 refugees are camped on Greece's northern border with Macedonia, waiting for authorities to allow them to continue their long trek north to seek asylum in wealthier European countries.

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