🇬🇧

Austria

Country in Central Europe

Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked East Alpine country in the southern part of Central Europe. It is composed of nine federated states (Bundesländer), one of which is Vienna, Austria's capital and its largest city. It is bordered by Germany to the northwest, Czech Republic to the north, Slovakia to the northeast, Hungary to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. Austria occupies an area of 83,879 km2 (32,386 sq mi) and has a population of nearly 9 million people. While German is the country's official language, many Austrians communicate informally in a variety of Bavarian dialects.

Austria News and Videos   LIVE

ℹ️ This is a LIVE page which updates automatically as we're monitoring our hand-curated selection of verified and trustworthy media outlets
Valtteri Bottas beats Lewis Hamilton to pole position as Mercedes dominate qualifying at Austrian GP, while Ferrari have shocking day.
Credit: BBC News - Published 2 days ago

Advertisement
Valtteri Bottas beats Lewis Hamilton to pole position as Mercedes dominate qualifying at Austrian GP, while Ferrari have shocking day.
Credit: BBC News - Published 2 days ago

Lewis Hamilton is fastest in his Mercedes in the first practice session at the delayed start to the Formula 1 season in Austria.
Credit: BBC News - Published 4 days ago

The EU has opened external borders to two Balkan countries but Austria is going into reverse.
Credit: BBC News - Published 6 days ago

You might like