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A glimpse into Viennese history: the Ring

A glimpse into Viennese history: the Ring

Ever wondered what the Ring looked like in the past? This video gives a pretty good idea.

Custody extended for Islamic hate preacher

Custody extended for Islamic hate preacher

An alleged Islamic hate preacher who was arrested in Vienna over claims he is the mastermind of a terrorist network recruited 64 fighters for Islamic jihad and did shooting and combat training in Vienna to prepare to fight in Syria, according to the prosecutor in Graz.

UN Vienna interpreters show they're 'Happy'

UN Vienna interpreters show they're 'Happy'

You might think that translating speeches and interpreting between the six official languages of the United Nations would be done by dull and unhappy people -- but you'd be wrong. This video, made by the VIC interpreting team, shows just how happy they are....

Skiers warned to avoid illegal instructors

Skiers warned to avoid illegal instructors

Some 200 illegal ski instructors are expected to be working in Vorarlberg's ski resorts this season, the Ski Instructor Association has warned.

Patient dies after 'botched colonoscopy'

Patient dies after 'botched colonoscopy'

A doctor from the Waldviertel in Lower Austria is being investigated after an elderly patient died several days after a routine colonoscopy.

Austrian surgeon saves Ukrainian lives

Austrian surgeon saves Ukrainian lives

Prof. Werner Girsch of the Speising Orthopedic Hospital in Vienna traveled to Kiev to operate on wounded Ukrainian soldiers. Volodymyr Solohub and Artem Bahrov filed this report from Kiev for Ukraine Today.