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Ukraine suffer 2-3 loss to Austria


June 2nd, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, June 2 (IANS) Co-hosts Ukraine came back twice but still lost 2-3 to Austria in a friendly match leading to the Euro 2012 in Innsbruck, Austria.Zlatko Junuzovic opened the ... Read more...

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Three kg cocaine seized in Austria


May 4th, 2012 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, May 4 (IANS) Around three kg of high-quality cocaine with an estimated value of 500,000 euros ($657,000) has been seized in Austria and six people arrested for drug trafficking.The ... Read more...

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Previously unknown Mozart piece performed in Austria


March 24th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, March 24 (IANS) A newly-discovered piano composition written by Mozart, probably in his early teens, was performed Friday in the Austrian city of his birth, Salzburg, Austrian Press Agency ... Read more...

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Three die as planes collide in Austria


August 29th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 29 (IANS) There people were killed and a pilot was badly injured when two small planes collided Sunday afternoon in an Austrian town.The accident occurred in Salzburg, a ... Read more...

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Two dead in small plane crash in Austria


August 22nd, 2011 - 4:37 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 22 (IANS) Two people - both pilots - were killed when a single-engine plane crashed at an airport in Austria Sunday, officials said.The plane suddenly crashed from an ... Read more...

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Former Nazi dies in Austria


June 21st, 2011 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, June 21 (IANS) A former Nazi war criminal has died at the age of 98 in Austria, the Austrian Press Agency (APA) reported.Milivoj Asner, a former police chief, was ... Read more...

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Whoopi Goldberg slips off her sandals while promoting ‘Sister Act’ in Austria


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vienna, May 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Whoopi Goldberg was in Austria and was promoting ‘Sister Act’ when she slipped off her high heels and stood in her socks during a media preview of ... Read more...

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Helicopters rescue 160 stranded skiers in Austria


January 7th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vienna, Jan 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) About 160 skiers and snowboarders had to be rescued after they got stuck in a defective chairlift. The skiers got the fright of their lives when they ... Read more...

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Light plane crash kills two in Austria


September 3rd, 2010 - 6:25 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Sep 3 (IANS) A small aircraft crashed in Austria Thursday afternoon, killing the pilot and only passenger, police said. The single-engine plane was trying to land at the Freistadt Airport in the ... Read more...

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Largest gold coin sold at $4 mn in Austria


June 26th, 2010 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, June 26 (IANS) The world's largest gold coin, weighing 100 kg with a diameter of 52 cm, was sold for 3.27 million euros (about $3.99 million) at an auction here. Spanish dealer ... Read more...

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Violin worth $400,000 stolen in Austria


April 18th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, April 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An antique violin worth $400,000, made by Italian maestro Rogeri in 1697, was stolen from a hotel in Austria, police said Sunday. The musical instrument was stolen Saturday ... Read more...

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Red Cards dominate Europa League action


November 6th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Nov 6 (DPA) Red cards dominated Thursday's action in the Europa League as several clubs ended their matches with just nine players after having two men sent off. There was joy though ... Read more...

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Indian asylum seeker on hunger strike dies in Austria


September 14th, 2009 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Sep 14 (DPA) An Indian asylum seeker died in an Austrian detention centre Monday, where he was on hunger strike to protest his planned repatriation, police in Vienna said. The 20-year-old man's ... Read more...

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Man fires at police investigating Indian temple attack in Austria


June 16th, 2009 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, June 15 (DPA) Vienna police investigating the recent attack on a Sikh temple here came under fire Monday, according to media reports. No one was hurt when the man, an Austrian citizen ... Read more...

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Indian origin director creates a bit of Bollywood in Austria


February 9th, 2009 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Feb 9 (IANS) Indian origin Sandeep Kumar is being feted for bringing a bit of Bollywood into the lives of movie buffs in Austria. He is the producer, director and lead ... Read more...

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Light plane crashes on police headquarters in Austria


October 22nd, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Oct 22 (RIA Novosti) A single-engine light sport aircraft crashed on the roof of the Austrian Cobra special police headquarters near the capital, killing the pilot and the passenger, media reported ... Read more...

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Former world boxing champion stabbed to death in Austria


August 26th, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 26 (DPA) Former World Athletic Association (WAA) light-middleweight boxing world champion Edip Sekowitsch died Tuesday of multiple stab wounds outside a pub he owned in Vienna, Austrian media reported.Police said ... Read more...

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