Austria

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‘When mourning ends, reality will hit hard’: European journalists on Britain’s mood
UK-based correspondents assess how Britons will deal with political turmoil, Brexit, recession and the loss of the Queen

Stefanie Bolzen, Rafael de Miguel, Antonello Guerrera and Tessa Szyszkowitz

16, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Boos and encores: the division over Russian soprano Anna Netrebko
Mixed reaction in Vienna to Anna Netrebko symbolic of Russian soprano’s performing life since Ukraine invasion

Shaun Walker in Vienna

12, Sep, 2022 @3:44 PM

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Europe’s next-generation night trains aim to draw passengers away from planes
Austrian national railway unveils design for NightJet trains due to come into service from next summer

Kate Connolly in Berlin

08, Sep, 2022 @5:13 PM

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Outside Noise review – slacker hangout drama follows in footsteps of Before Sunrise
Ted Fendt’s enigmatic and unhurried conversational feature offers existential issues in a casual, naturalistic narrative

Phil Hoad

29, Aug, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Austrian doctors speak out after suicide of GP following Covid threats
Lisa-Maria Kellermayr was targeted by conspiracy theorists and anti-vaxxers before taking her own life

Kate Connolly in Berlin

02, Aug, 2022 @2:55 PM

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Russian sponsorship row overshadows opening of Salzburg festival
The festival defends decision not to cancel Teodor Currentzis’s appearance despite links to ‘Putin’s private bank’

Kate Connolly in Berlin

22, Jul, 2022 @12:02 PM

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Russian gas shutoff would send some EU countries into recession, IMF warns
Fund says GDP in Hungary, Slovakia and Czech Republic would fall by up to 6%, with Italy, Germany and Austria also hit hard

Larry Elliott

19, Jul, 2022 @12:15 PM

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Sisi-mania: first royal celebrity celebrated in cinemas and on Netflix
The story of Elisabeth, empress of Austria, is being brought to life again with multiple films, TV shows and a novel

Kate Connolly in Berlin

08, Jul, 2022 @4:00 AM

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Holidaymakers warned of rising coronavirus cases at European destinations
Increases reported in countries including Greece, Spain, France and Germany as Omicron variant BA.5 spreads

Kate Connolly in Berlin

06, Jul, 2022 @5:35 PM

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Snow at one of world’s highest observatories melting earlier than ever before
Peak at Sonnblick in Austrian Alps has melted more than a month before previous record time

Helena Horton Environment reporter

05, Jul, 2022 @3:36 PM

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Austria scraps compulsory Covid jabs despite rising infections
Decision comes four months after introduction of controversial vaccine mandate that was never enforced

Philip Oltermann

23, Jun, 2022 @5:09 PM

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Vienna reclaims title of the world’s most liveable city
Annual rankings return Austria’s capital to first place, as former title-holder Auckland tumbles to 34th and Ukraine war sees eastern cities slump

Staff and agencies

23, Jun, 2022 @1:43 AM

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