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Austrian student sues Facebook again

Austrian student sues Facebook again

Max Schrems, an Austrian law student announced on Friday a class-action law suit based in Austria, against Facebook.

Burgenland police smash drug ring

Burgenland police smash drug ring

Burgenland narcotics investigators arrested three men on Thursday in Vienna and Mistelbach in Lower Austria that are believed to have grown and sold cannabis in the past eight months worth €170,000.

Austrian Turks vote for Turkey's president

Austrian Turks vote for Turkey's president

Turks living in Austria are seizing the chance to vote from abroad for the first time Turkey's first directly-elected president.

Apartment used to grow 240 cannabis plants

Apartment used to grow 240 cannabis plants

Police in the district of Braunau near Innviertel in Upper Austria discovered an indoor cannabis plantation with around 240 plants.