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Russia issuing subtle threats that go far beyond a Ukraine invasion
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Russia issuing subtle threats that go far beyond a Ukraine invasion

Putin wants to extend Russia’s sphere of influence to Eastern Europe and secure written commitments that NATO will never again enlarge

Tehran launches rocket into space, says Iranian State television
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Tehran launches rocket into space, says Iranian State television

This comes amid ongoing negotiations in Vienna over Iran's tattered nuclear deal. Previous launches have drawn rebukes from the United States

Vienna commemorates COVID-19 pandemic victims with a ‘sea of ​lights’
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Vienna commemorates COVID-19 pandemic victims with a ‘sea of ​lights’

Tens of thousands of Vienna residents turned out Sunday night to participate in a “sea of lights” commemoration for the more than 13,000 Austrians who have died in the coronavirus pandemic

Iran says nuclear deal 'within reach' if West shows goodwill, ball in US' court
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Iran says nuclear deal 'within reach' if West shows goodwill, ball in US' court

Diplomat Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said negotiations were proceeding with seriousness and the removal of sanctions was a 'fundamental priority'

As COVID-19 cases soar, Austria enters nationwide lockdown in desperate effort to contain infections
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As COVID-19 cases soar, Austria enters nationwide lockdown in desperate effort to contain infections

On Friday, Austria reported 15,809 new infections, an all-time high. The new measures, especially the vaccine mandate, have been met with fierce opposition among some in the country

Vienna Open: Alexander Zverev beats Frances Tiafoe in straight sets to claim year's fifth title
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Vienna Open: Alexander Zverev beats Frances Tiafoe in straight sets to claim year's fifth title

The German second seed ran his record since losing in the last 16 in Wimbledon in June to 25-2 as he won in one hour and 36 minutes.

Designed by and for women, Vienna's new Seestadt district makes room for female architects
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Designed by and for women, Vienna's new Seestadt district makes room for female architects

By turning the focus on the role of women in urban design, Vienna is helping to highlight the still dominant role men play in shaping the built environment.

Vienna attack: Gunman responsible for killing four had attempted to join Islamic State earlier
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Vienna attack: Gunman responsible for killing four had attempted to join Islamic State earlier

Two men and two women died from their injuries in the attack on Monday night. A police officer who tried to get in the way of the attacker was shot and wounded, along with 21 other people.

Novak Djokovic wants to play two more tournaments till end of season
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Novak Djokovic wants to play two more tournaments till end of season

The Serb said that the London Masters, starting on November 15, is the second and final tournament that he still intended to play for the remainder of the season.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Tennis players allowed to play singles without shaking hands as Austria eases lockdown restrictions
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Tennis players allowed to play singles without shaking hands as Austria eases lockdown restrictions

Tennis is one of several social-distancing-compatible sports the Austrian government allowed to resume from 1 May, part of the second wave of lockdown easing

Coronavirus pandemic: Air India to suspend flights to Europe, UK from 19 to 31 March in the wake of visa, travel restrictions
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Coronavirus pandemic: Air India to suspend flights to Europe, UK from 19 to 31 March in the wake of visa, travel restrictions

In the wake of travel and visa restrictions due to the coronavirus outbreak, Air India on Tuesday announced temporary suspension of its entire services to Europe and the UK from 19 March till 31 March

From Bonn to Vienna: In Search of Ludwig van Beethoven on his 250th birthday
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From Bonn to Vienna: In Search of Ludwig van Beethoven on his 250th birthday

As the world gears up for the 250th birth anniversary of Beethoven, a pilgrimage from Bonn to Vienna in search of the man offers new insight into the composer's life and art.

Eliud Kipchoge's Alphafly shoe would be legal under World Athletics' new rules, says Nike
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Eliud Kipchoge's Alphafly shoe would be legal under World Athletics' new rules, says Nike

After launching the new Alphafly version on Wednesday, Nike Chief Executive John Donahoe denied that the technology gives athletes a mechanical advantage.

Servers at UN’s Geneva, Vienna offices, human rights agency hacked last year as part of ‘sophisticated espionage operation’, says leaked report
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Servers at UN’s Geneva, Vienna offices, human rights agency hacked last year as part of ‘sophisticated espionage operation’, says leaked report

Sophisticated hackers infiltrated UN networks in Geneva and Vienna last year in an apparent espionage operation, the hackers' identity and the extent of the data they obtained are not known

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge makes history in Vienna, becomes first man to complete marathon under two-hour mark
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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge makes history in Vienna, becomes first man to complete marathon under two-hour mark

Because of the way the run was set up and paced, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will not validate the time as a world record

Kenya's marathon man Eliud Kipchoge looks to break personal best, complete Vienna race under two-hour mark
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Kenya's marathon man Eliud Kipchoge looks to break personal best, complete Vienna race under two-hour mark

The course has been prepared so that it should take Kipchoge just about 4.5 seconds more than on a computer-simulated completely flat and straight path

Iran says US rejected offer for robust nuclear inspection in exchange for lifting sanctions, claims Washington 'not seeking talks'
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Iran says US rejected offer for robust nuclear inspection in exchange for lifting sanctions, claims Washington 'not seeking talks'

Iran said on Monday the US had rejected an offer from Tehran for more robust nuclear inspections in exchange for lifting sanctions because Washington is "not seeking dialogue

Diplomats from Iran, non-US P5+1 States meet in Vienna to save nuclear deal amid rising tensions between Washington, Tehran
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Diplomats from Iran, non-US P5+1 States meet in Vienna to save nuclear deal amid rising tensions between Washington, Tehran

Representatives of Iran, Germany, France, Britain, China, Russia and EU met in Vienna to discuss 2015 agreement that restricts Iranian nuclear program. Iran is pressuring the European parties to the deal to offset the sanctions US President Donald Trump reinstated after pulling out.

As heatwave grips Europe, region takes to public places, fountains to battle harsh weather without using air conditioners
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As heatwave grips Europe, region takes to public places, fountains to battle harsh weather without using air conditioners

On Thursday, Paris recorded a temperature of 42.6 degrees Celsius, an all-time high, as people across northern Europe tried to battle a ferocious heatwave.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's views taken seriously while deciding oil prices, says Saudi oil minister
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi's views taken seriously while deciding oil prices, says Saudi oil minister

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, it has been very strongly making a case for oil producers' cartel OPEC to price crude at reasonable and responsible rates.