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Migrant death truck 'mastermind' tight-lipped at trial

Migrant death truck 'mastermind' tight-lipped at trial

The alleged kingpin of a human trafficking gang accused of killing 71 migrants found in a truck in Austria refused to testify on the second day of his trial on Thursday.

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Why you are paying too much to send money abroad

Why you are paying too much to send money abroad

In a globalised world, transferring money abroad doesn't have to be costly and complicated.

 
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Austrian hospital fined for giving parents the wrong babies 27 years ago

Austrian hospital fined for giving parents the wrong babies 27 years ago

An Austrian hospital on Monday was ordered to pay €30,000 ($33,700) in damages for mixing up two babies nearly 30 years ago, even though one of them remains unidentified.

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What international health plan best suits you?

What international health plan best suits you?

No two people and no two expat stories are the same – so why should health plans be?

 
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Climate change more important than partisan politics: Schwarzenegger

Climate change more important than partisan politics: Schwarzenegger

Former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger urged people from both ends of the political spectrum to join a "crusade" to save the planet, after a Friday meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron.

 

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Property prices around 39 percent higher than six years ago

Property prices around 39 percent higher than six years ago

Property prices in Austria have risen by an average of 39 percent since 2010, according to the ImmoDEX 2016 real estate report.

This is Sebastian Kurz: Austria's 'messiah' to his fans, 'mini-dictator' to detractors

This is Sebastian Kurz: Austria's 'messiah' to his fans, 'mini-dictator' to detractors

History could remember 30-year-old Sebastian Kurz as Austria's own version of Emmanuel Macron by becoming its youngest ever chancellor -- or as the man who let the far-right back into power.

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Bitcoin hotel hack victim speaks out

Bitcoin hotel hack victim speaks out

An Austrian hotel manager who went public with the fact that he had been blackmailed four times into paying a Bitcoin ransom to cybercriminals has been praised for speaking out.

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11 delicious Austrian dishes to try before you die

11 delicious Austrian dishes to try before you die

If you thought Austrian food was all Wiener Schnitzel and Sachertorte then think again. The Local takes you on a mouth-watering tour of some of the country’s not so famous but equally tasty culinary delights.