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    » General News 2012-03-23

    Horst Tschaikner has been named head of Vienna’s new anti-truancy office.

  2. Dog days for clumsy Arnautovic

    » Sports 2012-03-09

    Werder Bremen star Marko Arnautovic will be sidelined for more than a month after injuring his knee while playing with his dog.

  3. Unanimous praise for State Opera Ball

    » Panorama 2012-02-17

    Political leaders and showbiz stars had only kind words about last night’s (Thurs) Opera Ball.

  4. Nielsen ready for a night at the opera

    » Panorama 2012-02-16

    Richard Lugner has praised Brigitte Nielsen as the "nicest Opera Ball guest I have ever had."

  5. ATV pulls the plug on Lugner

    » Panorama 2012-02-15

    Austria’s biggest private TV channel has decided not to focus on Richard Lugner’s Vienna Opera Ball adventures for the first time in years.

  6. 007 health worries Lugner

    » Panorama 2012-02-07

    Richard Lugner has expressed concerns about Sir Roger Moore’s health.

  7. Lugner bags Bond

    » Panorama 2012-02-02

    Danish model Brigitte Nielsen and "James Bond" star Sir Roger Moore will accompany an Austrian entrepreneur at this year’s Vienna Opera Ball.

  8. DocLX abolishes booze ads

    » Business 2012-01-13

    Austria’s leading post-graduation holiday organiser promised to stop advertising around-the-clock alcohol supply.

  9. Faymann's Facebook finances unveiled

    » General News 2011-12-29

    The chancellor’s office spends more than 37,000 Euros a year on its social media activities, it has emerged.

  10. Strache security punches party-goer

    » General News 2011-12-20

    Freedom Party (FPÖ) boss Heinz-Christian Strache is in hot water after a bodyguard put a man into hospital last weekend.

  11. Austria a safe haven for KKK icon after arrest

    » General News 2011-12-01

    A former Ku Klux Klan (KKK) spearhead banned from entering Europe’s free travel zone is living in Austria unaffected by domestic authorities despite his racist activities in past decades.

  12. Feigl defends Faymann's Facebook finances

    » General News 2011-11-25

    The chancellor’s social media manager has justified the high costs of his cyber activities.

  13. New revelations aggravate fake pro-Faymann mails row

    » General News 2011-11-24

    Another leading newspaper has confirmed that it received fake letters to the editor filed from a server run by the Social Democrats (SPÖ).

  14. Faymann suffers Facebook fiasco

    » General News 2011-11-23

    The office of Social Democratic (SPÖ) chief Werner Faymann is accused of using unfair methods trying to boost the chancellor's presence on the internet after a mediocre start.

  15. Depressive public servant appears on chat show

    » General News 2011-11-23

    A court annulled a commission’s decision to fine a civil servant for appearing in a television talk show while being off sick.

  16. Occupy movement reaches Christmas markets

    » General News 2011-11-21

    Around 200 people took to the streets in Vienna at the weekend to voice their disagreement with an alleged ban on street newspaper vendors at the city’s best-known Xmas market.

  17. Owls boss denies Austrian Playboy model takeover

    » Sports 2011-11-02

    A business tycoon has rubbished claims that an Austrian actress was interested in taking over his shares in a tradition-rich former Premiership club.

  18. Mayor carries €110,000 to Venezuela

    » General News 2011-11-02

    A Styrian politician is in hot water after failing to declare over 100,000 Euros in cash visiting Venezuela.

  19. Italian wins sauna contest

    » Panorama 2011-11-01

    An Italian beat more than 100 contenders to win a Sauna World Championship staged in Styria at the weekend.

  20. Driver's mental state checked after chase

    » General News 2011-11-01

    A 36-year-old man was taken to a clinic’s psychiatric ward after bombing along a busy main road and Upper Austria’s A1 western motorway at 200 kilometres per hour (kph).

  21. Knightley on drinking with co-stars

    » Panorama 2011-11-01

    Keira Knightley has revealed how she managed to leave her sinister role in a new drama movie behind her at the end of a day of shooting.

  22. Four men arrested for abducting prostitute

    » General News 2011-11-01

    Four men have been arrested following the kidnapping of a prostitute.

  23. 'Stolen' sheep discovered

    » General News 2011-10-31

    A farmer who claimed his sheep must have been stolen was reunited with the flock at the weekend.

  24. Train assault under investigation

    » General News 2011-10-31

    A train bound for Klagenfurt, Carinthia, was hit by eight bullets at the weekend.

  25. Flock of sheep stolen

    » General News 2011-10-28

    A whole herd of sheep has been reported as stolen in Lower Austria.

  26. Chef gets stuck in mixer

    » General News 2011-10-28

    A pizza chef had to be taken to hospital after his hand got trapped in a kitchen appliance.

  27. Wooden pizza chef theft flops

    » General News 2011-10-28

    Three Austrians could be prosecuted for theft in Germany after nicking a life-size figure at a pizzeria.

  28. Police find drugs in flour bag

    » General News 2011-10-28

    A gang suspected of smuggling large amounts of drugs into Austria have been arrested.

  29. Trichet visits Viennese gallery

    » Panorama 2011-10-28

    Jean-Claude Trichet visited a museum in Vienna, it has been revealed.

  30. Thievish postal clerk convicted

    » General News 2011-10-28

    A former post office deputy manager has been found guilty of stealing cash from hundreds of letters for a number of years.

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What is on at Haydn Kino this week? (17 April - 23 April)
The following films are on at the English language cinema Haydn Kino on Mariahilfestrasse between 10 April and 16 April:

Two teenage girls go missing as they fly from Austria to fight in Syria
Two teenager girls who say they have left Austria to fight in Syria have trigged an international search operation from the Austrian police. The two - a 15-year-old and a 16-year-old - left identical letters behind telling their families goodbye and that "we will meet in in Paradise". The letters told of their plans to go to Syria to "fight for Islam". The parents of the girls reported that their children had gone missing last week and since then the police tracked them to Turkish city of Adana, where they had flown to from Austria - after that the police lost track of the girls. Adana is 75 miles northwest of Aleppo, a city that became a major battleground during the civil war taking place in Syria. Police spokesman Thomas Keiblinger say that the police are taking the farewell letters "very seriously" and are now conducting an international search for two teenage girls who left farewell letters announcing plans to "fight for Islam" in Syria. Both girls come from families who immigrated from Bosnia but have not been fully identified by Austrian police.

Ricky Martin to perform at Life Ball 2014
In a celebrating of joys of life, sensuousness and a tribute to handsomeness, the Life Ball 2014 has announced that the Latino star Ricky Martin, chosen many times over as Sexiest Man Alive, will perform at the event.

Pony And Trapped After Too Much Fresh Grass
A roly-poly pony lost its balance on an Alpine slope due to its calorie-overloaded body.

Vienna prosecutors target Ukrainian former government
Austrian officials have announced they are coordinating with Ukraine's public prosecutors over the investigation of former Ukrainian government officials accused of money-laundering and sanctions violations.

Former footballers charged over match-fixing
Austrian prosecutors have charged former footballer Dominique Taboga over allegations of match-fixing, nearly five months after his connection to the scandal was exposed.

Muslim Brotherhood leader denies move to Graz
A leader of the Islamist political group the Muslim Brotherhood has refuted claims that they are moving their headquarters from London to Graz in Austria.

House Where Hitler Born Painted Blue By Vandals
Austrian police are investigating after the house where Adolf Hitler was born was vandalised with graffiti.

Icelandic artist shoots whole film in front of live audience in Vienna
An Icelandic artist is making a film adaptation of the novel World Light in Vienna - but is carrying out the whole project, including filming, in front of a live studio audience.

Andreas Puelacher replaces Berthold as ski coach
Andreas Puelacher has replaced Mathias Berthold as the head coach of the Austrian men's Alpine ski team.

 


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