Austria real-time news

Liverpool pre-season: Jurgen Klopp's side set for Austria after UK Covid-19 quarantine rules force late change (source — www.standard.co.uk) 14/08/2020 10:20:00

Salzburg's summer festival: a triumph over adversity or reckless folly? (source — www.theguardian.com) 07/08/2020 16:11:13

Excitement and gratitude as festival in Austrian city goes ahead despite Covid-19At the performances of Richard Strauss’s opera Elektra in Salzburg this week, the scene in the auditorium was almost as...

Sopranos and swab tests: Salzburg swoons to the sound of live music (source — www.theguardian.com) 07/08/2020 16:11:13

Excitement and gratitude as festival in Austrian city goes ahead despite Covid-19At the performances of Richard Strauss’s opera Elektra in Salzburg this week, the scene in the auditorium was almost as...

Sebastian Vettel escapes F1 rap despite breaching coronavirus rules again by riding in Racing Point boss’ Ferrari (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 07/08/2020 10:34:30

SEBASTIAN VETTEL has escaped another ticking off from the sport’s bosses – despite getting in a car with Racing Point boss Otmar Szafnauer. The German, who was warned about breaching F1...

Tourist broke toe off 200-year-old Italian sculpture while posing for photo (source — metro.co.uk) 05/08/2020 12:57:57

Police managed to track down the culprit, a 50-year-old Austrian man, thanks to Italy's coronavirus track and trace requirements.

Fallon Sherrock set for return to competitive action next month in Austria after shielding from coronavirus (source — www.telegraph.co.uk) 04/08/2020 18:32:06

Eurozone manufacturing bounces back; US-China tensions rise over TikTok – business live (source — www.theguardian.com) 03/08/2020 11:27:18

Eurozone factory output highest since April 2018 – PMI surveyGold hits new record highTikTok reportedly relocating to London as Microsoft confirms acquisition plansHSBC steps up 35,000 job cuts amid C...

Marshals condemn refusal to test them for Covid-19 at British Grand Prix (source — www.theguardian.com) 24/07/2020 17:30:13

Only personnel in the paddock will be tested at SilverstoneDecision described as ‘a slap in the face’ for volunteersBritish marshals have expressed anger and disappointment that they will not be teste...

F1 bracing for first positive coronavirus test after incredible 10,000 negative during Austrian Grand Prix (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 13/07/2020 16:30:17

FORMULA ONE chiefs are bracing themselves for their first positive coronavirus test since the season started. The sport was forced to cancel the season-opener in March when McLaren pulled out of the A...

Where is F1 Styrian Grand Prix being held, what country and which track is hosting it? (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 12/07/2020 15:20:48

F1 returned last weekend with a pulsating Austrian Grand Prix commencing a truncated season following the coronavirus pandemic. And now the Styrian Grand Prix is being held this weekend and viewers wi...

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