Austria ex-chancellor quits politics and drops bid for top EU job

Austria ex-chancellor quits politics and drops bid for top EU job

Former Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern announced on Saturday he would retire from politics, thereby also ending his bid to succeed Jean-Claude Juncker as EU Commission president next year.

Austria ex-chancellor Kern eyes Juncker’s job at EU commission

Austria ex-chancellor Kern eyes Juncker’s job at EU commission

Far right accepts invitation to join Austrian coalition talks

Far right accepts invitation to join Austrian coalition talks

President gives Kurz the job of forming a new Austrian government

President gives Kurz the job of forming a new Austrian government

Austrian far right says it won’t join government unless it gets the interior ministry top job

Austrian far right says it won’t join government unless it gets the interior ministry top job

Jewish group warns of possible anti-Semitic influence if Freedom Party shares power

Jewish group warns of possible anti-Semitic influence if Freedom Party shares power

Election winner Kurz says Austria ‘must play an important role in the EU’

Election winner Kurz says Austria ‘must play an important role in the EU’

Sebastian Kurz promises ‘great change’ as Austria turns to the right

Sebastian Kurz promises ‘great change’ as Austria turns to the right

Austrian chancellor in last-ditch election warning

Austrian chancellor in last-ditch election warning

Why Austria’s Chancellor Kern risks an election fiasco

Why Austria’s Chancellor Kern risks an election fiasco

Austrian party chiefs trade angry exchanges in pre-election debate

Austrian party chiefs trade angry exchanges in pre-election debate

Why Austria’s ‘wonder boy’ Sebastian Kurz is on course to win election

Why Austria’s ‘wonder boy’ Sebastian Kurz is on course to win election

VIDEO: Austria’s chancellor delivers pizzas… but critics aren’t buying it

VIDEO: Austria’s chancellor delivers pizzas… but critics aren’t buying it

Austrian leaders say Turkey’s EU membership prospects are ‘buried’

Austrian leaders say Turkey’s EU membership prospects are ‘buried’