Social media has played an increasing role in the 2019 elections, as political parties and their lead candidates have sought to increase online engagement with potential voters
Former conservative chancellor Sebastian Kurz is cruising to victory but it is not clear which coalition partners he will pick — the far-right party FPO or a so-called 'Jamaica' alliance with the Greens and Liberals?
Ibiza-gate - Austria's political hurricane. Inside the country's move to early elections
The couple were expecting a package containing some clothes, but got a bit of a surprise when they saw tens of thousands of pills.
Second and third-generation relatives with British nationality have expressed interest in applying for citizenship of the EU country as Brexit looms.
The official biography has been compared to the erotic novel "Fifty Shades of Grey"
The 300 trees, set up by a Swiss artist, are intended to contribute to discussions about climate change. The idea that we might one day end up with 'nature zoos', which inspired this installation, was first suggested in 1970.
Art installation transforms Austrian soccer stadium into forest of 300 trees
The 30-year-old put an end to speculation at a news conference in Salzburg.
A clean-up operation is underway in western Austria after a big mudslide.
EU Defence Ministers are meeting in Helsinki to discuss how to counter hybrid threats - actions by state and non-state actors to destabilise countries. From disinformation to military incursions, hybrid threats are evolving, so must Europe's response to them, experts say.
The Pan-European picnic was supposed to see the opening of the border between Austria and Hungary for three hours to promote peace but triggered a domino effect leading to the fall of the Iron Curtain itself
Citrus or rose and melon scented metro trains? 'No thanks,' said the Viennese in an online survey.
Every year, men from Salzburg in Austria ascend the Hundstein mountain to take part in a martial arts contest in a natural arena.
Two rival portaloo providers in Austria are currently battling each other in court amid a diagreement over the proper handling of fecal matter.
Adverse weather across Europe has caused flash flooding and mudslides, injuring several and destroying homes and businesses.
Austrian cyclist and triathlete Nathalie Birli said she was hit, beaten, and tied up before freeing herself from a kidnapper.
Meet the latest addition to the elephant family at Vienna's Schönbrunn Zoo.
Elsewhere, Austria is to introduce a ban on vehicles leaving the motorway in Salzburg on weekends in a bid to help local communities suffering from gas emissions.
New MEPs, their first ever debate. Launched by freshly elected European Parliament president David Sassoli. One topic dominated the speeches.
To keep cool, some animals have taken matters into their own hands (or trunks). At these zoos in Austria and Germany, worm ice lollies are on the menu too.
With temperatures topping 30 degrees Celsius (86 degrees Fahrenheit), keeping cool is tough at the best of times and if you happen to be covered from head to foot in orange fur, sometimes there's nothing for it but to reach for the hose.
Vienna's tourism board launched a new ad campaign this month that critiques online reviews of the city.
Austria’s president has picked the female president of the Constitutional Court to become interim chancellor after parliament voted Sebastian Kurz’s government out of office in the wake of a video sting scandal.
Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen, Arnold Schwarzenegger and several Formula One stars were expected to attend the funeral.
Hundreds of mourners stood outside Saint Stephen's Cathedral in Vienna to pay their last respects to motor racing legend Niki Lauda, who died last week