Austria could hold snap election ‘in Autumn’ after coalition breakdown

The new leader of the conservative People’s Party said he would discuss an early vote with Chancellor Kern on Monday after the coalition alliance collapsed last week. #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices

2017 Eurovision Review – Austria

Austria have been hit and miss in Eurovision over the years, and have used a variety of methods to choose their Eurovision act. This year, they opted for an internal selection, and the artist, Nathan Trent was selected fairly early on in the national final season of 2017. Funnily enough, he was actually shortlisted to […]

Austria to ban Muslim face veils in bid to counter rise of extreme right

Austria’s coalition government has vowed to ban Muslim face-covering veils and to restrict eastern European workers’ access to the labour market. #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices

3Novices:Six family members killed in Austrian house near St Poelten

Six bodies are found in a house west of Vienna after a suspected family shooting. #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

New Bird Flu Outbreaks Reported in Germany, Switzerland, Austria

Germany, Switzerland and Austria reported new outbreaks of a severe strain of bird flu on Saturday in the latest in a series of cases across Europe. The H5N8 virus has also been found in Hungary, Poland, the Netherlands, Denmark and Croatia. In Germany, the state of Schleswig-Holstein reported one case of bird flu confirmed at…

Ireland, Croatia, Turkey triumph in early UEFA WCQs

Austria is now six points off first place in Group D, and could be just as far from a playoff spot should Serbia beat Wales.

Beach bedlam: Austrian volleyball teams upset Brazil, Team USA duos

Wow, beach volleyball. Wow. The top-seeded Brazilian pairing of Alison Cerutti and Bruno Oscar Schmidt lost in pool play on Monday at the Rio Olympics. So did American No. 2 pairing Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson. For those upsets to happen alone are one thing, but to happen together at the hands of one country…