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World leaders gather in Vienna for Syria summit

World leaders gather in Vienna for Syria summit

The main countries with an interest in the war in Syria, including the US and Russia, are meeting at a summit today in Vienna to try and discuss bringing an end to the four year conflict.

Racism forces Erasmus student back to UK

Racism forces Erasmus student back to UK

A black British student doing an Erasmus year in Salzburg says he left after just three weeks after experiencing “more racism and discrimination than [in his] entire life in London”.

Robot learns how to walk

Robot learns how to walk

Scientists in Austria and Germany have created a robot simulation that can independently learn how to move about and interact with other robots in its environment without any instructions.