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Further banking scandal hits Hypo-Alpe-Adria

Further banking scandal hits Hypo-Alpe-Adria

In the on-going multi-billion euro scandal, the bad news keeps coming, with a new report that tax police in Udine, Italy have just laid charges for fraud against seven former managers of the troubled Austrian bank's Italian subsidiary.

Swedish rockers avoid tragedy in bus fire

Swedish rockers avoid tragedy in bus fire

According to a report on a music web site, the Swedish industrial rock band DEATHSTARS narrowly avoided a serious tragedy in the early hours of Saturday morning when the tour bus in which they were traveling caught fire in the Austrian alps.

Nazi ritual murder now 'cannibalistic'

Nazi ritual murder now 'cannibalistic'

Fresh details have emerged in the case of a grisly murder, which suggest the alleged killer may have engaged in cannibalism after killing his 20-year-old victim.

Volksbank fails ECB financial stress test

Volksbank fails ECB financial stress test

Some 25 eurozone banks have failed a health check by the European Central Bank (ECB), reports claimed Saturday, citing leaked documents.

Serial bigamist denies wrong-doing

Serial bigamist denies wrong-doing

A Gambian man, who was detained in Austria on charges of bigamy, has rubbished allegations that he is a Casanova and a fraudster.