Although people living in same-gender relationships are permitted to work with children, they are denied the right to act as foster parents, according to the Administrative Court of Lower Austria in St. Pölten.
Saffron Brand Consultants has devised a list of the world's best branded cities - but Vienna didn't even make the top 25. The Local Austria checks out the state of the Stadt.
A row has broken out over children being made to sing hymns in a primary school in Lower Austria.
Sports Direct has completed its acquisition of the remaining 49% of Austria's Eybl & Sports Experts and will now re-brand all its Austrian shops.
An Austrian priest living in Vienna's luxury first district has attracted criticism for living the "high life." But all is not what it seems...
Dmitri Hvorostovsky, the Russian baritone, invited comparisons to Rafa Nadal on his recent visit to Vienna.
Work has begun to clean up Vienna's baroque Karlskirche church after it was vandalised by graffiti.
Nearly 30 percent of Austrians want a "strong leader" who isn't bothered with democracy, according to a new survey.
A thief admitted to stealing a portrait of former Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky, and throwing it into a river as a political protest.