Find out what's going on in Austria on Thursday, with The Local's short roundup of today's news.
The UK government said late Wednesday it will ease English entry rules for arrivals from Germany, Austria and Norway.
British nationals as well as all other visa-exempt non-EU citizens will have to get authorisation and pay a €7 fee to enter the Schengen zone when new rules come in to force before the end of 2022, the European commission confirmed on Tuesday.
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A rain storm that swept over the city of Graz in the Steiermark region of Austria on Friday evening smashed a rainfall record from 1938, flooded streets and cellars, and uprooted several trees.
Austria - and in particular Vienna - is set for a weekend of wild weather, with thunderstorm warnings from Friday onwards.
More than half of the Austrian population is fully vaccinated against Covid-19.
The UK government has announced details of how fully vaccinated travellers from countries in Europe to the UK can skip the mandatory 10-day quarantine when arriving in England, Scotland and Wales.
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A school in Vienna is being investigated by Austrian authorities after a “disturbing” sex education class where students as young as six were taught how to touch a doll sexually.
A group of major European spa towns was added to the highly prized World Heritage list on Saturday for their "exceptional testimony to the European spa phenomenon" from the 18th century to the 1930s, Unesco said.
European health officials are calling on countries to step up free testing and contact tracing to fight the Delta variant of Covid-19.
US President Joe Biden is nominating Victoria Kennedy, the widow of late senator Ted Kennedy, as ambassador to Austria, the White House announced Wednesday.
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Austria has put in place stricter penalties for those breaching the 3G Rule, with venues liable for up to €3,600 and guests liable for up to €500.
The heavy rains and flooding which hit Germany last week came to Salzburg and Tyrol in Austria over the weekend, resulting in flood alarms sounding across the area, and people having to be rescued by helicopter.
A series of solutions-focused articles in which The Local’s journalists took an in-depth look at responses to the coronavirus pandemic has been shortlisted for the European Digital Media Awards 2021.
A new study by consulting firm Deloitte shows new apartments in Austria are the most expensive in Europe.