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Austria To Finally Ban Smoking In Bars And Restaurants

- July 13, 2019

Smoking in Austrian bars and restaurants will be banned as of November following a vote in parliament on Tuesday, after years of protracted debate on the issue. Only MPs from the...

Von Der Leyen Elected EU Commission Head After MEPs Vote

- July 17, 2019

Germany’s Ursula von der Leyen has been narrowly elected president of the EU Commission following a secret ballot among MEPs. The centre-right defence...

Istanbul Mayoral Re-Run: Erdogan’s Ruling AKP Loses Again

- June 24, 2019

Turkey’s ruling party has lost control of Istanbul after a re-run of the city’s mayoral election, latest results show. The candidate for the...

Europe & You: An Interesting New Brexit Poll And What’s Switzerland’s Problem With The EU?

- June 17, 2019

Here’s our latest Europe & You newsletter covering everything from a French warning for Boris Johnson, an interesting new Brexit poll and a look...

Facebook Creates Civil Rights Task Force, Vows To Protect 2020 Census

- July 2, 2019

Facebook is making an internal civil rights task force permanent, COO Sheryl Sandberg said in a blog...

Apple’s New Mac Pro Will Be Assembled In China, Not The US

- June 30, 2019

Apple’s new Mac Pro will be built in China, unlike the previous model that’s been assembled in a...

Melbourne flyers – 10 marvellous money-saving travel tips

- June 19, 2019

Are you itching for a break from Melbourne, but worried that you can’t afford it? Fear not – these 10 terrific tips will help you have an inexpensive...

North Vietnam: One Of The Most Extraordinary Places In The World

- April 1, 2019

The rice terraces around Sa Pa in Vietnam have so far been spared from Western globalization. Visiting the minorities. Mama Lili picks a fern, tears a...

Thousands of Tourists Are Stuck In Bangkok

- February 28, 2019

Several airlines had to cancel flights because of the Kashmir conflict – flights to Austria are also affected. Thousands of tourists are stuck in...