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EU prolongs migrant border controls

The European Union will allow Austria, Denmark, Germany, Sweden and non-EU country Norway to prolong ID checks at their borders

European Union’s budget watchdog fines ‘cheating’ Austria

The Commission is recommending that EU member states endorse the fine for "statistical misrepresentation."

Austria approves extradition of Ukrainian oligarch to the US

The court decision overturns a lower court ruling nearly two years ago against extraditing Dymitro Firtash.

Austrian police arrest 14 suspected of Islamic State links

Heavily armed SWAT teams supported by hundreds of other officers detained 14 people suspected of having ties to the Islamic State group in early-morning raids.

Adolf Hitler’s birthplace to be turned into care home for disabled

The property, in the town of Braunau am Inn on the Austria-Germany border, has been the subject of a lengthy dispute between its elderly owner, Gerlinde Pommer and the Austrian government.

Far-right camp concedes defeat to establishment in Austria

Far-right Austrian presidential candidate Norbert Hofer's campaign manager conceded defeat on Sunday to former Greens leader Alexander Van der Bellen.

“Euro will be replaced by a new currency in the next ten years”

The euro will no longer exist in its current form and will be replaced by a single currency shared by Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Austria.

Bird flu outbreak in Europe

Six European countries have confirmed outbreaks of a dangerous strain of bird flu, which has caused alarm in Germany where the H5N8 virus spread further on Thursday.

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