2 hrs ago
Trip Tips: Vienna Christmas season packs a punch
The German expression "Es weihnachtet sehr" fits the mood in Vienna as Austria's capital decks itself out in style for the holiday season.
6 hrs ago
OSCE contributions to security indispensable: Ban
New York, Dec 6 : United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Thursday hailed the vital partnership between the United Nations and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe , stressing in particular the regional body's role in averting conflict and advancing peace and development.
10 hrs ago
Emirates News Agency
Yabhouni: We are ahead of a year full of challenge
WAM ABU DHABI, 5th December 2013 -- Dr. Ali Obaid Al-Yabhouni, U.A.E. Governor for OPEC, has expressed his pride for being appointed Chairman of the Board of Governors for the year 2014, by the 164th Meeting of the Conference of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries , held in Vienna, Austria, on Wednesday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Huffington Post
Celebrities React To Nelson Mandela's Death On Twitter
VIENNA, AUSTRIA - OCTOBER 23: The picture taken in Vienna on October 23, 2003 shows South Africa's Nelson Mandela during a donation tour of Children's Fund.
West Elsdon vet recalls squadron duty
Edward Bencik remembers all so well his active duty in World War II. However, not much has been written or spoken about the Second Emergency Rescue Squadron, the Army Air Corps unit he was a member of.
Today in History for Dec. 5, 2013
Today is Thursday, Dec. 5, the 339th day of 2013. There are 26 days left in the year.
Effectiveness of Marinomed's Antiviral Nasal Spray Confirmed in Clinical Trial for Common Cold
Study published in Respiratory Research Marinomed Biotechnologie GmbH today announced that new clinical data confirmed the effectiveness of a Carragelose-based nasal spray in the therapy of common cold.
Review of the Austria Trend Hotel Savoyen, Vienna
The Austria Trend Hotel Savoyen in Vienna's center and walking distance to the inner ring district is a fantastic location while visiting this amazing city.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
South China Morning Post
China news round-up: Tibetan father self-immolates, Zhou Yongkang's son assists probe
Patrick Boehler has written for Foreign Policy, Time, Bloomberg, Le Monde Diplomatique and the Chinese weekly Shidai Zhoubao.
Emirates News Agency
OPEC 164th Meeting concludes: Appointment of Dr. Ali Obaid Al...
The OPEC Secretariat issued the folllowing release on its ministerial meeting today: The 164th Meeting of the Conference of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries was held in Vienna, Austria, on Wednesday, 4 December 2013, under the Chairmanship of its President, Mustafa Jassim Mohammad Al-Shamali, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister ... (more)
Nu Wire Investor
Holidaymakers Eye Vienna
Knight Frank reports that interest in Viennese property is growing among vacation homebuyers, but experts note that shoppers won't find the bargains seen in other European locales because the global financial crisis had little impact on Austria's real estate market or financial sector.
Christian Science Monitor
Can UNESCO save traditional Japanese cuisine?
Japanese dishes are served on a table for dinner at Japanese restaurant Irimoya Bettei in Tokyo.
Voice of America
Iran Names 7 Western Oil Companies It Wants to Return
Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh wave to journalists as he arrives for a meeting of OPEC oil ministers at OPEC's headquarters in Vienna, Austria, Dec. 4, 2013.
Frankenmuth's Old Christmas Station cafe brings European feel, food to town
You can linger over a cappuccino made with Italian coffee and organic milk, eat a chocolate-hazelnut macaroon or chocolate pastry, talk with family and friends or read the paper.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Swann Galleries to auction selections from the restituted Julius Paul Collection of Posters
On December 18, Swann Galleries will offer works from the restituted Julius Paul Collection of Posters, an outstanding collection of scarce images in remarkable condition-the likes of which are rarely seen at auction.
OPEC meets against backdrop of Iran-Saudi rivalry
Iran could use Wednesday's meeting as the launching pad for where it hopes to be in six months - free of sanctions that are choking its oil exports and ready to weaken Saudi authority by reasserting itself as a top OPEC force.
A Life That Spanned From Shtetl to Subway
Few of us will lead a life as full as my "shviger" , Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman: a life that spanned an ocean with an unremitting creative urge and a sense of personal purpose that encompassed a universe.
The patsies whose favourite pastries aren't really Danish
Thousands of Americans based in Denmark will over the next week be in the kitchen busily preparing for Thanksgiving Thursday November 28, creating all manner of wondrous dishes.
Brand New Philips Pocket Memo Voice Recorders out Now
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Mon Dec 02, 2013
Carnegie Hall Announces Vienna: City of Dreams Festival Lineup, 2/21-3/16
From February 21 to March 16, 2014 , Carnegie Hall presents Vienna: City of Dreams, a three-week citywide festival featuring more than 90 events, all inviting audiences to discover the extraordinary artistic legacy of Vienna.