WATCH: First flying 'drone-taxi' takes off in Vienna

2019-04-04 21:14

Chinese manufacturer EHang holds the first public demonstration of its drone-taxi in Vienna, taking on journalists for the first time, trying to sell the idea to authorities and potential users.

Reports: Several people injured in knife attack in Vienna

2018-03-07 22:42

Austrian media report that several people have been injured in a knife attack on the streets of Vienna

Cyber heists go big as criminals now target banks

2017-04-28 11:27

Cyber criminals are no longer just targeting individual bank users, but are attacking routers, internet service providers and even banks themselves.

UN: Iran complying with nuclear deal

2016-02-27 09:03

The UN atomic watchdog says Iran is complying with the nuclear deal hammered out with major powers that came into force in January.

OPEC is set to keep on operating despite slump

2015-06-07 11:00

Japan's revised first quarter GDP data will be among the key trading cues for Tokyo investors after the market ended in negative territory.

Marko: Red Bull won't bounce back soon

2015-04-23 09:04

Red Bull's Helmut Marko has admitted the Red Bull-funded Austrian Grand Prix trophy will probably be passed into Mercedes' hands.

Mateschitz threatens to quit over engines

2015-04-10 06:32

Red Bull company owner Dietrich Mateschitz says his team will quit Formula 1 if Renault doesn't build competitive engines.

Kerry seeks breakthrough in Iran nuclear talks

2014-11-21 14:10

Troubled Iran nuclear talks enter the make-or-break endgame as US secretary of state John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart seek a breakthrough just days ahead of a deadline.

Vienna palace offers flat at princely price

2014-03-26 16:13

Want to spend the night like an emperor or empress? Head to Vienna's opulent Schoenbrunn Palace.

New gel prevents HIV

2010-08-02 12:41

A microbicide gel was 39% effective in reducing a woman’s risk of being infected. Here's how it could easily save the lives of many South African women.


Austrian motorbike maker KTM profits race to record

2019-01-29 13:49

European's leading motorbike maker, KTM, booked record profits last year as it lifted sales and expanded its market share, according to preliminary figures obtained by AFP.

9 men charged with violating anti-Nazi laws in Austria

2017-06-12 17:23

Austrian police say they have charged nine men for violating anti-Nazi laws when they yelled a slogan associated with Adolf Hitler.

Ransomware attacks on the rise as cyber crime goes high tech

2017-04-28 08:08

Criminals know that cellphones contain more information on them than computers, and cyber attacks where systems are held to ransom are increasing, warns an expert.

Schumi's son crashes, breaks hand (video)

2015-06-07 19:55

Michael Schumacher's son Mick broke a hand in his second crash in as many days during a Formula 4 race meeting in Austria.

VW: Future lies in three-cylinder turbos

2015-05-12 07:52

The Volkswagen group showcased its new one-litre engine that will go head to head with Ford's EcoBoost three-cylinder. The automaker also debuted its six-litre W12 TSI.

FIA to blame for F1's 'massive problems'

2015-04-15 12:28

Former team boss Colin Kolles has pointed the finger squarely at F1's governing body over a "massive regulations problem" within the sport.

Swatch mulls battery-car market again

2015-02-26 08:57

Swiss watchmaker Swatch plans to develop a power cell for vehicles and wants to become one of the world's leading producers of advanced batteries.

Flying car prototype takes to the skies

2014-10-31 12:55

Another flying car is in the air - this one, though, took is creator 30 years to get lift-off. It's the two-seat AeroMobil v3.0 and it went on show on Wednesday (Oct 29 2014). VIDEO

Princely price for Vienna palace

2014-03-26 16:05

Vienna's opulent Schoenbrunn Palace will open its doors to tourists looking to spend the night like Emperor Franz Josef and Empress Sisi.

Major HIV breakthrough

2010-07-19 20:13

Scientists have reported a major stride towards a vaginal gel that can thwart HIV, a goal that would be of huge benefit to African women.

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