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Men carve swastika into victim's forehead

Men carve swastika into victim's forehead

A man is in custody in Austria after he and three accomplices assaulted a cyclist and carved a swastika into his forehead, prosecutors said on Thursday.

Tech whizzes create apps to help refugees

Tech whizzes create apps to help refugees

A group of Vienna-based software developers have created four new apps for smartphones, designed to make life easier for refugees fleeing from war and poverty - and to put them directly in touch with aid workers.

Teenager killed in tragic train collision

Teenager killed in tragic train collision

A 17-year-old girl has died after the car she was travelling in was hit by an oncoming train at a level crossing in Styria on Wednesday evening. The 20-year-old driver of the car survived with serious injuries.