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Austria warns against cow-kissing internet challenge

Austria warns against cow-kissing internet challenge

The Austrian government Thursday warned internet users to shun an online cow-kissing challenge, calling it a "dangerous nuisance".

Junker takes swipe at Austria's Kurz and warns of far-right threat

Junker takes swipe at Austria's Kurz and warns of far-right threat

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker warned his own centre-right political grouping of the dangers of "compromising" with far-right parties, in an interview published on Thursday.

Austrian MPs give green light to headscarf ban in primary schools

Austrian MPs give green light to headscarf ban in primary schools

Austrian MPs on Wednesday approved a law aimed at banning the headscarf in primary schools, a measure proposed by the ruling right-wing government.