Austria army rescues snowbound German students

Austria army rescues snowbound German students

Austrian troops airlifted a group of German students stranded at a snowbound ski resort on Friday, as emergency services scrambled to clear record snowfall across large parts of the country.

Diesel tanker salvaged from Danube after it ran aground

Diesel tanker salvaged from Danube after it ran aground

Horses and ponies block highway in Upper Austria

Horses and ponies block highway in Upper Austria

Hiker in Austria rescued after sending SOS via America

Hiker in Austria rescued after sending SOS via America

Drunk guide bails on 60 hikers on Austrian mountain

Drunk guide bails on 60 hikers on Austrian mountain

Batman takes on ‘corrupt bureaucrats’ in Austrian town

Batman takes on ‘corrupt bureaucrats’ in Austrian town

Hero soldier rescues OAP from burning house

Hero soldier rescues OAP from burning house

Lost skiers in dramatic Dachstein rescue

Lost skiers in dramatic Dachstein rescue

Two-year old trapped in ice-cold car

Two-year old trapped in ice-cold car

Austrian hiker’s body found in Spain

Austrian hiker’s body found in Spain

Missing Austrian hiker rescued by copter in NZ

Missing Austrian hiker rescued by copter in NZ

Skier who died ‘decades ago’ found in cave

Skier who died ‘decades ago’ found in cave

German hiker (47) dies in mountain fall

German hiker (47) dies in mountain fall

1.7 million emergency calls in first half of 2014

1.7 million emergency calls in first half of 2014

Injured caver rescued from Tennen mountain

Injured caver rescued from Tennen mountain

Man seriously injured by mountain goat

Man seriously injured by mountain goat