Total losses now stand at €85 million after the finance department of Salzburg's provincial government engaged in speculative gold investments.
The world's second richest man, Carlos Slim, is seeking to acquire a further 45 percent of Telekom Austria, through his company America Movil.
There are now only 12 pilots available to fly Austria's 15 Eurofighter jets - which were purchased in a dubious and controversial deal.
The Cannabis Social Club in Salzburg – part of a worldwide network of similar groups - is demanding the legalisation of cannabis products for medicinal purposes.
For months, monuments and Jewish institutions have been targeted by right-wing vandals in Salzburg. Now a memorial to the victims of euthanasia has been attacked.
The treaty for the re-establishment of an independent and democratic Austria was signed at Belvedere Palace in Vienna 59 years ago today.
A 45-year-old Venezuelan woman is in an induced coma after being shot in the stomach on Tuesday morning by her 82-year-old Austrian husband, retired ambassador, Dr Edgar S.
Since her Eurovision victory in Copenhagen Conchita Wurst has become the toast of Austria, a symbol for tolerance, and an icon for a more open world - but she has also received hate mail and death threats.
A Viennese man took his dog for a very expensive walk - he was fined €470 for failing to clean up after her.
Two anaesthetists from a state mental hospital have been acquitted of involuntary manslaughter after the death of a 17-year-old psychiatric patient during deep sleep therapy in May 2011.