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Bad news for Ireland as Southampton confirm Long injury blow
# Russia 2018
From The42
# Russia 2018

Bad news for Ireland as Southampton confirm Long injury blow

May 19th 2017, 4:46 PM 5,984 Views 10 Comments

The striker sustained a broken metatarsal during the Saints’ win over Middlesbrough last weekend.

This Belgian man beat 50 people to become one of Europe's last hermits
# Stan Vanuytrecht
# Stan Vanuytrecht

This Belgian man beat 50 people to become one of Europe's last hermits

Apr 23rd 2017, 7:00 PM 31,096 Views 15 Comments

The 58-year-old will live in a 350-year-old hermitage built into a cliff above a rural town by himself for a few months.

Family found wrong corpse in coffin when they went to say goodbye to their grandad
# Austria
# Austria

Family found wrong corpse in coffin when they went to say goodbye to their grandad

Mar 25th 2017, 8:30 AM 40,844 Views 23 Comments

The body had been mixed up with another man and been buried three days earlier in the wrong grave.

Austria made hard work of their Group D win against Moldova tonight
# Nervy
From The42
# Nervy

Austria made hard work of their Group D win against Moldova tonight

Mar 24th 2017, 10:51 PM 4,147 Views 1 Comment

Marcel Koller’s side come to Dublin in June.

Woman who said her dog's remains were left at her front door now admits to killing it in washer-dryer
# Austria
# Austria

Woman who said her dog's remains were left at her front door now admits to killing it in washer-dryer

Mar 24th 2017, 10:45 PM 33,841 Views 28 Comments

The story won widespread media coverage in Austria.

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.

Austrian police investigating reports of sexual assaults at New Year's Eve celebration
# Innsbruck
# Innsbruck

Austrian police investigating reports of sexual assaults at New Year's Eve celebration

Jan 4th 2017, 5:57 PM 21,324 Views 43 Comments

Some 18 women said they were groped by up to 10 individuals on Innsbruck’s main square where around 25,000 gathered to ring in 2017.

Ireland end the year 23rd in Fifa's World Rankings
# Standing Still
From The42
# Standing Still

Ireland end the year 23rd in Fifa's World Rankings

Dec 22nd 2016, 10:30 AM 7,104 Views 20 Comments

Their Group D opponents Wales are 12th.

89-year-old Holocaust survivor warns Austrians not to vote for far-right party
# Video Appeal
# Video Appeal

89-year-old Holocaust survivor warns Austrians not to vote for far-right party

Dec 3rd 2016, 7:30 AM 9,231 Views 39 Comments

Austrians will go to the polls tomorrow to choose their next President.

Six bodies believed to be from same family found in Austrian house
# Boeheimkirchen
# Boeheimkirchen

Six bodies believed to be from same family found in Austrian house

Dec 1st 2016, 4:57 PM 16,918 Views 11 Comments

Three young children are among the dead.

'He has a big future ahead of him': Walters on Arter and last night's famous win in Vienna
# Proud
From The42
# Proud

'He has a big future ahead of him': Walters on Arter and last night's famous win in Vienna

Nov 13th 2016, 5:20 PM 7,263 Views 7 Comments

The striker praised his teammate on his competitive debut for Ireland.

O'Neill lauds Arter and McClean after Ireland end 53-year winless run against Austria
# Proud
From The42
# Proud

O'Neill lauds Arter and McClean after Ireland end 53-year winless run against Austria

Nov 12th 2016, 9:19 PM 8,360 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland manager was understandably in good spirits after a “brilliant” night in Vienna.

McClean strike sends Ireland top of the group after first-ever win in Vienna
# Get In There
From The42
# Get In There

McClean strike sends Ireland top of the group after first-ever win in Vienna

Nov 12th 2016, 6:59 PM 31,198 Views 49 Comments

The Boys in Green secured a 1-0 victory over Austria in their World Cup qualifier at the Ernst-Happel Stadium.

As it happened: Austria v Ireland, World Cup 2018 qualifier From The42
Live Nov 12th 2016, 6:24 PM

As it happened: Austria v Ireland, World Cup 2018 qualifier

Ryanair ordered to pay back €2 million illegal state aid to Austrian airport
# Payback
# Payback

Ryanair ordered to pay back €2 million illegal state aid to Austrian airport

Nov 11th 2016, 5:15 PM 11,503 Views 8 Comments

The EU Commission found that some funding provided to the airline breached its rules.

Coleman on life as captain, Robbie's Germany goal and the road to Russia
# Captain Coleman
From The42
# Captain Coleman

Coleman on life as captain, Robbie's Germany goal and the road to Russia

Nov 10th 2016, 2:07 PM 3,401 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland captain is hoping to guide his side to their first World Cup finals in 16 years.

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.

Quiz: How well do you know Austrian football?
# Let's Get Quizzical
From The42
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you know Austrian football?

Nov 8th 2016, 6:00 PM 8,487 Views 4 Comments

With Ireland’s match in Vienna just four days away now is the time to brush up on your trivia.

Ronald Koeman advises James McCarthy to withdraw from Ireland squad
# Disagreement
From The42
# Disagreement

Ronald Koeman advises James McCarthy to withdraw from Ireland squad

Nov 3rd 2016, 4:04 PM 6,404 Views 26 Comments

The player is not fit and should not have been called up by Martin O’Neill, says the Everton boss.

Adolf Hitler's birthplace to be torn down to stop it becoming a "Nazi shrine"
# Hitler's House
# Hitler's House

Adolf Hitler's birthplace to be torn down to stop it becoming a "Nazi shrine"

Oct 17th 2016, 9:51 PM 20,987 Views 56 Comments

The building has been unoccupied since 2011.

Ideal result for Ireland as Arnautovic double denies Wales victory
# Goodnight Vienna
From The42
# Goodnight Vienna

Ideal result for Ireland as Arnautovic double denies Wales victory

Oct 6th 2016, 10:09 PM 8,873 Views 9 Comments

Despite twice going ahead through Gareth Bale-inspired goals, Wales had to settle for a point from their World Cup qualifier in Austria as Serbia claimed all three points in Moldova.

Austrian court acquits US rapper of sexually abusing a girl half his age
# Freddie Gibbs
# Freddie Gibbs

Austrian court acquits US rapper of sexually abusing a girl half his age

Sep 30th 2016, 6:02 PM 19,246 Views 6 Comments

The incident was alleged to have happened in a hotel room after the teenage girl had been drinking heavily at a concert in Vienna.

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 34,226 Views 40 Comments

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

Daughter sues parents in Austria for posting photos of her on Facebook
# Thumbs Down
# Thumbs Down

Daughter sues parents in Austria for posting photos of her on Facebook

Sep 15th 2016, 10:34 AM 29,858 Views 70 Comments

The 18-year-old woman recently joined the social network where she discovered 500 images of her that had been posted by her parents without her permission.

The race for the €13 billion: Spain, Austria and Italy chase a slice of the Apple pie
# Illegal State Aid
# Illegal State Aid

The race for the €13 billion: Spain, Austria and Italy chase a slice of the Apple pie

Sep 10th 2016, 4:06 PM 26,995 Views 85 Comments

Heavily-indebted Spain, which is under threat of an EU fine for breaking spending rules, said it was urgently seeking how much Apple may have denied Spanish taxpayers.

Two teenagers stabbed on train in Austria by German man
# Attack
# Attack

Two teenagers stabbed on train in Austria by German man

Aug 16th 2016, 10:45 AM 17,901 Views 68 Comments

Police have ruled out that this was a terrorist attack.

Turkey demands answers after Swedish minister accuses country of legalising sex with children
# Diplomatic Relations
# Diplomatic Relations

Turkey demands answers after Swedish minister accuses country of legalising sex with children

Aug 15th 2016, 5:34 PM 28,292 Views 70 Comments

They’re fighting with Austria, too.

Hate mail, attacks and hugs: Ten years after being freed from her kidnapper
# Natascha Kampusch
# Natascha Kampusch

Hate mail, attacks and hugs: Ten years after being freed from her kidnapper

Aug 14th 2016, 9:00 PM 43,313 Views 16 Comments

“I am not angry,” says Natascha Kampusch

'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo

Jun 23rd 2016, 12:37 PM 6,631 Views 8 Comments

The minnows finished ahead of Portugal in Group F.

Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders

Jun 22nd 2016, 7:16 PM 4,993 Views 6 Comments

England now lie in wait for Lars Lagerback’s underdogs, who made the knockout stages in breathtaking fashion thanks to Arnor Traustason’s last-minute winner

Ronaldo waved away security guards to make this pitch-invader's day
# Bue Steel
From The42
# Bue Steel

Ronaldo waved away security guards to make this pitch-invader's day

Jun 18th 2016, 11:05 PM 13,247 Views 22 Comments

It was a frustrating night for the Portugal star but he was still willing to stand in for a selfie afterwards.

Far-right candidate narrowly defeated in Austrian presidential election
# Photo Finish
# Photo Finish

Far-right candidate narrowly defeated in Austrian presidential election

May 23rd 2016, 4:35 PM 27,372 Views 182 Comments

Early results last night had put Norbert Hofer almost four percentage points ahead.

Two killed and 11 injured after gunman opens fire at concert in Austria
# Nenzing
# Nenzing

Two killed and 11 injured after gunman opens fire at concert in Austria

May 22nd 2016, 8:55 AM 22,230 Views 22 Comments

State broadcaster ORF said it occurred on property used by a motorcycle club.

Homeless man jailed after painting Nazi symbols on schools
# Austria
# Austria

Homeless man jailed after painting Nazi symbols on schools

Apr 8th 2016, 8:30 PM 14,203 Views 28 Comments

His lawyer said he ‘had a grudge against the state’.

Five skiers killed, 17 others engulfed in snow as avalanche hits Austrian Alps
# Innsbruck
# Innsbruck

Five skiers killed, 17 others engulfed in snow as avalanche hits Austrian Alps

Feb 7th 2016, 1:14 PM 18,371 Views 5 Comments

The five killed were skiing off-piste in a valley south of Innsbruck in western Austria.

Pensioner's body found with wife's head encased in concrete
# Austria
# Austria

Pensioner's body found with wife's head encased in concrete

Jan 7th 2016, 12:15 PM 31,301 Views 17 Comments

Police suspect a murder-suicide as there are no indication of involvement by a third party.

A kamikaze drone almost took out this skier mid-race
# Drone Strike
From The42
# Drone Strike

A kamikaze drone almost took out this skier mid-race

Dec 22nd 2015, 10:15 PM 7,124 Views 9 Comments

Man, skiing is dangerous.

Woman sues girl (6) over skiing accident
# Austria
# Austria

Woman sues girl (6) over skiing accident

Dec 18th 2015, 7:55 AM 26,295 Views 28 Comments

An Austrian court heard yesterday that the woman and girl collided on a piste in a resort near the Swiss border.

Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 2
# Fingers Crossed
From The42
# Fingers Crossed

Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 2

Dec 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 9,282 Views 30 Comments

It’s time to take a closer look at who Ireland could be pitted against in Saturday’s draw.

You might not be able to travel freely within Europe for another two years
# Schengen Zone
# Schengen Zone

You might not be able to travel freely within Europe for another two years

Dec 4th 2015, 4:05 PM 37,306 Views 92 Comments

European Union interior ministers have already reached a number of agreements to do with travel security.