Joseph Binder Award 2018
The Joseph Binder Award, an international competition with a focus on graphic design and illustration, is now open for submissions. The Award is named after one of the most outstanding graphic designers and illustrators active in Austria between the two World Wars, who subsequently also revolutionized visual communication in the United States.
Wrong turn costs cross-country skier medal at Olympics
Austrian cross-country skier Teresa Stadlober was well on her way to a silver medal at the Olympics before making a wrong turn
Growing numbers of migrants dying at Italian borders, says charity as election looms
WITH the Italian election campaign increasingly dominated by the topic of refugees, a new survey has revealed that growing numbers of migrants are dying as they try to cross the border into France, Austria and Switzerland.
Politician: Ex-Austrian chancellor part of Manafort lobbying
MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A Ukrainian opposition lawmaker who helped uncover off-the-books payments to President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman says a one-time Austrian chancellor was among the European politicians secretly paid to lobby for Ukraine. The lawmaker’s claim to The Associated Press on Saturday came after the United States indicted Paul Manafort for paying [...]
Switzerland beat Austria to win inaugural team gold
Pyeongchang individual medalists Wendy Holdener and Ramon Zenhaeusern led the way as Switzerland beat Austria 3-1 in a final showdown of traditional Alpine powerhouses to win the inaugural team gold at the Winter Olympics on Saturday.
Switzerland beats Austria in Olympic debut of team event
Switzerland knocked off top-seeded Austria in the Olympic debut of the Alpine team event on Saturday
Olympics: Alpine skiing - Switzerland beat Austria to win inaugural team gold
Pyeongchang individual medalists Wendy Holdener and Ramon Zenhaeusern led the way as Switzerland beat Austria 3-1 in the final to win the inaugural Alpine team gold at the Winter Games on Saturday.
The Latest: Austria vs. Switzerland in Alpine team final
Top-seeded Austria and Switzerland will meet in the final of the Alpine team event, which is making its Olympic debut
The Latest: Austria in the semis in Alpine team event
Top-seeded Austria has rolled into the semifinal round of the Alpine team event at the Pyeongchang Olympics by beating Sweden, 4-0
Top-seeded defending champion Thiem tumbles out of Rio OpenOlder articles »
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) Top-seeded defending champion Dominic Thiem of Austria tumbled out of the Rio Open on Friday, falling 6-4, 6-0 to Spain's Fernando Verdasco in the quarterfinals of the clay-court event.