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# vienna - This year 2022

Austria to scrap controversial mandatory Covid vaccination
# Change Of Mind
# Change Of Mind

Austria to scrap controversial mandatory Covid vaccination

Jun 23rd 2022, 3:24 PM 7,420 Views 2 Comments

Current official figures show that 62% of the Austrian population currently have a valid vaccination certificate.

# vienna - Last year 2021

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in
# Protests
# Protests

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 4:15 PM 42,995 Views 33 Comments

Austria reported over 15,000 new Covd-19 cases on Saturday.

Thousands gather in Vienna to protest Austrian lockdown and vaccine mandate
# Lockdown Protest
# Lockdown Protest

Thousands gather in Vienna to protest Austrian lockdown and vaccine mandate

Nov 20th 2021, 4:42 PM 38,032 Views 110 Comments

The far-right opposition Freedom Party was among those calling for demonstrations against lockdown.

Belarus athlete lands in Vienna, as husband offered humanitarian visa by Poland
# Krystsina Tsimanouskaya
# Krystsina Tsimanouskaya

Belarus athlete lands in Vienna, as husband offered humanitarian visa by Poland

Updated Aug 4th 2021, 6:35 PM 48,889 Views 30 Comments

The IOC has received a report from Belarus’s Olympic committee, which is “being evaluated.”

# vienna - All time

Austria admits security failings leading up to deadly Vienna shooting rampage
# Austria
# Austria

Austria admits security failings leading up to deadly Vienna shooting rampage

Nov 5th 2020, 8:07 AM 15,097 Views 2 Comments

Police detained 14 people in the wake of the shooting.

Gunman killed in Vienna terror attack had tried to join IS
# Austria
# Austria

Gunman killed in Vienna terror attack had tried to join IS

Updated Nov 3rd 2020, 6:11 PM 67,897 Views 90 Comments

Two men and two woman were killed in the attack yesterday evening.

Tom Clonan: Last night's attack in Vienna shows Islamic State is regrouping and shifting focus
# Opinion
# Opinion

Tom Clonan: Last night's attack in Vienna shows Islamic State is regrouping and shifting focus

Nov 3rd 2020, 3:53 PM 18,851 Views 15 Comments

Islamic State’s so-called ‘Caliphate’ took a beating last year, but the terror group has been revived from new bases in Africa, writes Tom Clonan.

Two dead and 15 wounded in Vienna terror attack on eve of lockdown
# Shooting
# Shooting

Two dead and 15 wounded in Vienna terror attack on eve of lockdown

Updated Nov 2nd 2020, 11:29 PM 119,892 Views 81 Comments

Vienna police tweeted that the exact circumstances of the incident were still being determined.

Dublin is more expensive to live in than both London and Vienna
# Mo Money Mo Problems
# Mo Money Mo Problems

Dublin is more expensive to live in than both London and Vienna

Dec 10th 2019, 7:54 PM 42,772 Views 46 Comments

Despite falling in world rankings, Dublin remains one of the most expensive European cities to live in.

Ireland's fastest woman Phil Healy gets 2019 off to the perfect start with 400m victory in Vienna
# Up And Running
From The42
# Up And Running

Ireland's fastest woman Phil Healy gets 2019 off to the perfect start with 400m victory in Vienna

Jan 26th 2019, 4:15 PM 8,383 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old Cork sprinter has her sights set on the European Indoor Athletics Championships in March.

Ecstasy to agony: O'Neill and Ireland have been on a steady decline since brilliant Vienna win
# Fall From Grace
From The42
# Fall From Grace

Ecstasy to agony: O'Neill and Ireland have been on a steady decline since brilliant Vienna win

Oct 20th 2018, 7:30 AM 5,092 Views 15 Comments

In November 2016 Ireland sat top of their World Cup qualifying group, but ever since Martin O’Neill’s side have regressed significantly.

At least three people injured in a knife attack on the streets of Vienna
# Austria
# Austria

At least three people injured in a knife attack on the streets of Vienna

Mar 7th 2018, 9:55 PM 33,333 Views 55 Comments

A motive for the attack wasn’t immediately known.

Prehistoric naked figurine censored by Facebook
# Venus Of Willendorf
# Venus Of Willendorf

Prehistoric naked figurine censored by Facebook

Mar 1st 2018, 6:01 AM 16,656 Views 32 Comments

The statuette is over thirty thousand years old.

Austrian police confirm body of missing 21-year-old Irishman found in Vienna
# Ross Hanlon
# Ross Hanlon

Austrian police confirm body of missing 21-year-old Irishman found in Vienna

Jan 26th 2018, 7:51 PM 58,863 Views 22 Comments

His death is being treated as a tragic accident.

Police focusing search for Irishman missing in Vienna on Danube river area
# Ross Hanlon
# Ross Hanlon

Police focusing search for Irishman missing in Vienna on Danube river area

Jan 25th 2018, 2:15 PM 12,424 Views 1 Comment

Ross Hanlon, 21, was last seen in the early hours of Friday morning.

Family of missing Irishman fly to Austria to help search effort
# Ross Hanlon
# Ross Hanlon

Family of missing Irishman fly to Austria to help search effort

Jan 21st 2018, 1:17 PM 36,804 Views 8 Comments

Ross Hanlon, 21, was last seen in the early hours of Friday morning.

Family appeal for help finding Irishman (21) missing in Vienna
# Appeal
# Appeal

Family appeal for help finding Irishman (21) missing in Vienna

Jan 20th 2018, 9:58 AM 69,930 Views 4 Comments

Ross Hanlon from Athboy, Co Meath went missing in Vienna at 2am yesterday morning.

Eight injured as two trains collide and carriages overturn near Vienna
# Austria
# Austria

Eight injured as two trains collide and carriages overturn near Vienna

Dec 22nd 2017, 8:11 PM 7,685 Views 2 Comments

The accident occurred at 5pm near the station of Kritzendorf.

Politics in Austria is embracing Islamophobia as a shortcut to electoral gains
# Culture Of Fear
# Culture Of Fear

Politics in Austria is embracing Islamophobia as a shortcut to electoral gains

Sep 23rd 2017, 9:45 AM 18,228 Views 104 Comments

As Austrians grow more openly hostile towards Muslims, major political parties are deliberately brandishing Islamophobia in the hope of gaining an advantage at the polls.

'A part of me is with him!': Wexford father donates kidney to ailing son
# Organ Donor Week
# Organ Donor Week

'A part of me is with him!': Wexford father donates kidney to ailing son

Apr 7th 2017, 9:52 PM 13,209 Views 11 Comments

Graham Bright had just begun a new job in when he ended up in St Vincent’s Hospital with end-stage kidney failure.

Austria promises ban on face veil in public places
# Headscarf
# Headscarf

Austria promises ban on face veil in public places

Jan 31st 2017, 8:34 PM 16,377 Views 117 Comments

The ban is part of raft of measures aimed at fending off the far-right.

Here's the brilliant James McClean goal that earned Ireland a famous victory
# Class
From The42
# Class

Here's the brilliant James McClean goal that earned Ireland a famous victory

Nov 12th 2016, 6:16 PM 13,180 Views 9 Comments

The Boys in Green ended 53 years of hurt against Austria this evening.

'If I get to put on the jersey, I’ll play any position' - McGoldrick desperate for chance after Euro 2016 heartbreak
# Fighting Fit
From The42
# Fighting Fit

'If I get to put on the jersey, I’ll play any position' - McGoldrick desperate for chance after Euro 2016 heartbreak

Nov 10th 2016, 5:19 PM 3,800 Views 2 Comments

The 28-year-old forward wants to fill the void left by the retired Robbie Keane and the latest injuries to Shane Long and Daryl Murphy.

Newborn baby dies after being found in toilet bin at Vienna airport
# Austria
# Austria

Newborn baby dies after being found in toilet bin at Vienna airport

Nov 10th 2016, 1:13 PM 18,381 Views 5 Comments

A cleaner discovered the baby inside a plastic bag in the early hours of this morning.

Self-assured O'Dowda confident he can be a valuable asset for country and club
# Unfazed
From The42
# Unfazed

Self-assured O'Dowda confident he can be a valuable asset for country and club

Nov 10th 2016, 7:30 AM 4,135 Views 1 Comment

The signs are there that the 21-year-old winger can grow into a fine footballer in the not-too-distant future.

Austrian dominatrix convicted after client dies in hotel room
# Vienna
# Vienna

Austrian dominatrix convicted after client dies in hotel room

Sep 26th 2016, 10:22 PM 34,221 Views 39 Comments

The 29-year-old was given a two-year suspended sentence.

IAAF uphold ban on Russian athletes ahead of Olympic Games
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

IAAF uphold ban on Russian athletes ahead of Olympic Games

Jun 17th 2016, 3:59 PM 9,572 Views 16 Comments

A task force found that they did not meet the criteria needed to lift the ban and no vote was taken in Vienna today.

Man taken off plane after woman says she saw 'IS-related' messages on his phone is released
# False Alarm
# False Alarm

Man taken off plane after woman says she saw 'IS-related' messages on his phone is released

Mar 27th 2016, 4:53 PM 26,840 Views 47 Comments

The Iraqi man had been removed from the flight after another passenger suspected him to be a terrorist.

Flight to London delayed after woman claims man had "messages related to Isis" on his phone
# EasyJet
# EasyJet

Flight to London delayed after woman claims man had "messages related to Isis" on his phone

Mar 26th 2016, 7:08 PM 42,885 Views 68 Comments

Both are being questioned.

Main Budapest train station evacuated as migrants try to board trains to Austria and Germany
# Refugees
# Refugees

Main Budapest train station evacuated as migrants try to board trains to Austria and Germany

Sep 1st 2015, 10:19 AM 17,962 Views 263 Comments

Riot police moved in and the entrance was blocked.

Explainer: Everything you wanted to know about this year's Eurovision (but were afraid to ask)
# Why Australia
# Why Australia

Explainer: Everything you wanted to know about this year's Eurovision (but were afraid to ask)

May 21st 2015, 9:00 PM 33,115 Views 57 Comments

Who have Ireland sent? What are our chances? What happens if Australia wins? And why is Johnny Logan in the papers?

The 12 most important moments from the first Eurovision semi-final
# Eurovision 2015
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision 2015

The 12 most important moments from the first Eurovision semi-final

May 19th 2015, 10:30 PM 9,294 Views 5 Comments

aaaaaand we’re off.

'If I had done this in Ireland it would've taken 25 years' - Facebook Privacy Campaigner
# Madness
# Madness

'If I had done this in Ireland it would've taken 25 years' - Facebook Privacy Campaigner

Apr 10th 2015, 12:48 PM 12,444 Views 18 Comments

Max Schrems has taken a €10 million class action lawsuit against the tech giant in his native Austria so as to avoid the ‘madness of the Irish courts’.

Austrian police raid homes, prayer rooms and mosques for jihad recruiters
# Vienna
# Vienna

Austrian police raid homes, prayer rooms and mosques for jihad recruiters

Nov 28th 2014, 9:24 AM 5,661 Views 30 Comments

150 people have so far been discovered leaving Austria to join jihadists in Syria and Iraq.

Talks on Iran's nuclear programme could drag on for another year
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

Talks on Iran's nuclear programme could drag on for another year

Nov 23rd 2014, 10:08 AM 3,817 Views 27 Comments

Tomorrow is the deadline to reach agreement.

A new image shows us what it is like when a cat both is and is not

A new image shows us what it is like when a cat both is and is not

Aug 30th 2014, 9:15 AM 12,540 Views 42 Comments

Warning: Confusion.

Atomic watchdog attempts to revive nuclear talks with Iran
# Vienna
# Vienna

Atomic watchdog attempts to revive nuclear talks with Iran

May 12th 2014, 9:54 AM 3,053 Views 16 Comments

A number of outstanding issues relating to alleged efforts to develop nuclear weapons remain.

Conchita vows to fight for tolerance, as thousands turn out for Austria homecoming
# Eurovision
# Eurovision

Conchita vows to fight for tolerance, as thousands turn out for Austria homecoming

May 11th 2014, 3:44 PM 26,360 Views 189 Comments

The drag queen’s win has sparked outrage among Russia’s politicians, leading one party leader to declare “this is the end of Europe”.

Hey Dubs, are you happy? You should be, you're in the 34th best city in the world
# We Built This City
# We Built This City

Hey Dubs, are you happy? You should be, you're in the 34th best city in the world

Feb 19th 2014, 4:22 PM 30,334 Views 161 Comments

According to business consultants Mercer anyway.

Nuclear talks back on in Vienna --- but little optimism a deal can be agreed
# Curbs
# Curbs

Nuclear talks back on in Vienna --- but little optimism a deal can be agreed

Feb 18th 2014, 7:46 AM 3,066 Views 10 Comments

Iran and six world powers are hoping to reach a final deal on Tehran’s controversial nuclear programme.

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