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After Rudolfskai scandal: Felix Baumgartner is heavily criticized

Austria a "failure" state APA / dpa / Caroline Seidel Felix Baumgartner exercises heavy criticism of the Austrian state after the scenes from the Rudolfskai (archive image). Released: 04. November 2019 07:48                      0 After wild scenes were played at the Rudolfskai in Salzburg on Saturday night and 50 police officers had to move out, extreme sportsman Felix Baumgartner speaks …

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Austrian Book Prize is awarded for the fourth time

The Austrian Book Prize will be awarded for the fourth time on Monday evening at the Casino am Schwarzenbergplatz in Vienna. Raphaela Edelbauer with "The liquid country", Sophie Reyer with "Mother burning", Karl-Markus Gauss with "Adventurous journey through my room", Clemens J. Setz with the storyteller "Der Solst runder Dinge" and Norbert Gstrein with "When I was young". The Austrian …

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Austrian Book Prize is awarded for the fourth time

Culture The Austrian Book Prize will be awarded for the fourth time on Monday evening at the Casino am Schwarzenbergplatz in Vienna. Raphaela Edelbauer with "The liquid country", Sophie Reyer with "Mother burning", Karl-Markus Gauss with "Adventurous journey through my room", Clemens J. Setz with the storyteller "Der Solst runder Dinge" and Norbert Gstrein with "When I was young". SN …

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For hours of use of the police in brawl

State of emergency prevailed during the night on Sunday on the Salzburg Fortgehile Rudolfskai. A scuffle had escalated, a large contingent of police with 50 officials had to move out. The situation has calmed down only after hours. Five thugs were arrested. "The officers were called to a mass brawl at about 1.30 am They were then confronted with resistance …

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Song book affair: celebrities are calling for resignation

Vienna / Graz. The new songbook affair in the FPÖ called on the weekend numerous artists on the scene. Authors such as Elfriede Jelinek, Michael Köhlmeier, Gerhard Roth and Franzobel as well as filmmakers such as Karl Markovics, Erni Mangold or Reinhold Bilgeri demand in the petition "Against Nazi songs and anti-Semitic propaganda" the disclosure of the contents of all …

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Long shadow over premiere at bishop meeting

Catholic and Orthodox bishops meet for the first time on Monday. Can Cardinal Schönborn break the ice within orthodoxy? Vienna. It is a comparatively small country, which splits the great Orthodox world and makes the relationship to the even larger Catholic Church as difficult as it is to Austria: Ukraine is mentioned. The Moscow Patriarchate has decided to install its …

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"Completely baseless allegations": dispute over hospital in …

The Brothers of Charity have filed a lawsuit against the province of Burgenland as hospital operators and demand 33 million euros. The ÖVP sees an "attack on the health care system." The ongoing dispute over funding for the Eisenstadt Hospital has been finally escalating. After several rounds of talks did not lead to an agreement, the Brothers of Charity have …

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Rudolfskai: large-scale operation on party mile – SALZBURG24

The police were called to a mass brawl at Rudolfskai around 1.30 am, police spokesman Hans Wolfgruber confirmed Sunday morning on a request from SALZBURG24. "The officials were confronted with fierce resistance on the ground. Several bottles were thrown, "he described. The situation had quickly "rocked". The police then withdrew, provided protective equipment and signs, and requested reinforcements. Police evict …

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