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Nobel committee member defends controversial laureate

Nobel committee member defends controversial laureate

Giving the Nobel Prize in Literature to Austrian author Peter Handke was the right choice, a member of the committee that selects the winner argues.

Suspected Dutch kidnap brings back bad memories in Austria

Suspected Dutch kidnap brings back bad memories in Austria

The case of an Austrian man suspected of holding a Dutch family captive for nearly a decade has opened old wounds in Austria.

Austria jails imam and three other men for Isis recruitment

Austria jails imam and three other men for Isis recruitment

An imam and three other men have been locked up by an Austrian court for running a religious group that recruited young men for Isis.