Electric bikes continue to see growth in Austria, despite complaints from a right-wing politician that a new cycle path extension will cost more than 1,000 euros per metre.
A 23-year-old woman attacked by three men turned the tables on her attackers, leaving two of them seriously injured with stab wounds.
The owner of a tombstone dating from 1934 has said that Austrian police ordered him to cover up a swastika or pay a 4,000 euro fine.
An 88-year-old man has been arrested in Vienna on suspicion of attacking three women with a meat hammer.
Austria's largest metal producer Siemens VAI was acquired by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Wednesday leaving thousands of staff uncertain about their futures. Siemens VAI, formerly Voest-Alpine Industrieanlagenbau, has subsidiaries in Germany, Great Britain, France, Italy and the USA.