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First signs of drought in Austria heighten fears over bleak harvest

First signs of drought in Austria heighten fears over bleak harvest

Weather experts warn of drought in Europe over its summer as firefighters tackled forest fires on Thursday, and farmers in Austria and elsewhere fretted over wilting crops and a repeat of 2018's arid conditions.

VIDEO: Meet the people who are living the ‘Swedish dream’

VIDEO: Meet the people who are living the ‘Swedish dream’

Meet three High Coasters who moved to the region and started living the ‘Swedish dream’.

 
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Bodies of world-renowned Austrian mountaineers found in Canada

Bodies of world-renowned Austrian mountaineers found in Canada

Hansjorg Auer (35) and David Lama (28) from Tyrol in Austria were considered among the best mountaineers of their generation.

QUIZ: Can you guess the cost of healthcare in different countries?

QUIZ: Can you guess the cost of healthcare in different countries?

Test your knowledge of healthcare costs around the globe. You might be surprised by how much even a routine procedure like a root canal could set you back!

 
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Bomb threat results in major police operation in Aalborg

Bomb threat results in major police operation in Aalborg

Police in northern city Aalborg responded on Thursday to a bomb threat against the city’s technical college.

 

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Austria's far-right under fresh scrutiny ahead of key EU poll

Austria's far-right under fresh scrutiny ahead of key EU poll

Austria's far-right Freedom Party has again found itself in hot water over possible links to extremists just as it gears up for crucial European elections in May.

No-deal Brexit would put '6,000 jobs in Austria in danger'

No-deal Brexit would put '6,000 jobs in Austria in danger'

While the car hub region of Styria hopes to maintain long-term relations with the UK, thousands of jobs could be threatened and Austrian financial institutions could suffer if the UK departs the EU without a deal on March 29th.

A short first hop for 'drone taxi' in Vienna

A short first hop for 'drone taxi' in Vienna

It was more of a small step than a giant leap, but the first public outing of a pilotless "drone taxi" in Vienna nevertheless offered a glimpse into the possible future of urban travel.

Wes Anderson presents box of 'treasures' from Viennese vaults

Wes Anderson presents box of 'treasures' from Viennese vaults

The "treasure chamber" at Vienna's Kunsthistorisches Museum takes on a new meaning this week thanks to an exhibition curated by American filmmaker Wes Anderson and his partner, illustrator and author Juman Malouf.