A look at the candidates and hot topics ahead of Austria’s vote on Sunday.
Austria will hold a snap election in October after a breakdown in coalition relations forced the hand of Chancellor Christian Kern.
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.
We’ve already taken in our fair share – the message from Austria, who says it is seeking an exemption from having to accept more asylum seekers under an EU relocation…
On a visit to Belgrade on Monday, Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz praised Serbia and other countries in the region for their help last year in closing the so-called Balkan route used by migra
Austria’s president took another swipe at so-called populist parties on Monday as he held talks with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker.
Austria is planning to send troops to help patrol the EU’s external borders and shut down completely the so-called Western Balkan route for migrants.
Nearly 1000 people took to the streets of Vienna on Saturday to protest against the Austrian government’s plans to ban the full-face veil.
Defending what they say is a woman’s right to choose, some 3,000 people have marched through Austria’s capital, Vienna, to protest at government plans to ban full-face Muslim veils in public…
Around 3000 people demonstrated in Vienna on Friday night against a traditional right-wing ball.
Austria’s coalition government has vowed to ban Muslim face-covering veils and to restrict eastern European workers’ access to the labour market.
The new Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen has been sworn in for a six-year term.
Austria wants tighter borders with Slovakia
Austria’s parliament has decided to compulsory purchase the house in which Adolf Hitler was born after years of vacillating.
Austria's government has agreed on a draft law that will fine or jail asylum seekers who lie about their identities to authorities
Austria chooses former Green Party leader Van der Bellen over far-right populist Norbert Hofer
Van der Bellen and Hofer in close election battle
Austria returns to the polls
A reversal in unemployment fortunes and robust trade have done little to ease tensions about the future in Austria's mutating economy.
The final Austrian presidential debate was a less than cordial affair.
Taking hope from Donald Trump’s US election triumph, Austria’s far-right presidential candidate Norbert Hofer is eager to surf a tide of anti-establishment populism sweeping the West and win this Sund
The building where Adolf Hitler was supposedly born will be remodeled, Austria’s interior minister has suggested after initially saying it would be torn down.
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Austria has put back the re-run of its presidential election because of a technical problem with ballot papers.