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These are world's top 10 most livable cities, Melbourne ranks No. 1

These are world's top 10 most livable cities, Melbourne ranks No. 1

The study examined the socio-economic conditions of 230 global cities, such as health care, education, stability, culture, environment and infrastructure.

Melbourne most liveable city; Karachi, Dhaka among the least

Melbourne most liveable city; Karachi, Dhaka among the least

Others in the 10 most liveable cities in the world include Toronto at the fourth place, followed by Calgary (5th), Adelaide (6th), Perth (7th), Auckland (8th), Helsinki (9th) and Hamburg (10th).

 

US military chopper makes emergency landing in Austria

Austrian defence officials say a US military Blackhawk helicopter with seven people on board had to make an emergency landing west of Vienna after it flew too low during a storm and scraped against tree branches.

Maintain right to react if US disobeys nuclear deal: Iran

Iran would maintain its right to respond to US if it dose not comply with the nuclear deal in the future, an Iranian official said after the meetings with world major states in Vienna.

Asaduddin Owaisi pitches for heritage tag for Hyderabad city; BJP, TRS support

Asaduddin Owaisi pitches for heritage tag for Hyderabad city; BJP, TRS support

The UNESCO on Saturday declared Ahmedabad as the world heritage city. It is the first city in India to get the tag.

India asks countries to speed up action on Letters Rogatory

Giving details of the performance assessment of bureaucrats, CVC said over 125 senior public servants were retired prematurely from service.

This city is termed best in terms of living standards in India

This city is termed best in terms of living standards in India

Hyderabad for the third year in a row has emerged as the best city in terms of living standards among Indian cities, while Vienna has been ranked at the top globally in a list by consultancy firm Mercer.

Iran nuclear deal powers to meet January 10

Iran nuclear deal powers to meet January 10

The meeting was called on Saturday by the European Union's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, who coordinates follow-up of the nuclear deal for its signatories -- Iran, the US, Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia.

Vienna visit makes dancing diva Lauren Gottlieb nostalgic!

Vienna visit makes dancing diva Lauren Gottlieb nostalgic!

Terrific dancer and stunning diva Lauren Gottlieb, walked down the memory lane in Vienna.

Nine Iraqis held over gang rape of tourist in Vienna

An Austrian court remanded nine Iraqi migrants in custody on Tuesday for their alleged involvement in the gang rape of a German tourist on New Year`s Eve in Vienna. 

Turkey`s FM accuses Austria of being `capital of radical racism`

Turkey`s top diplomat escalated on Friday a war of words with Austria, calling it the "capital of radical racism" after Vienna urged an end to Ankara`s EU membership talks.

Austria summons Turkish envoy over post-coup crackdown

Austria said it will summon Turkey`s ambassador on Thursday to discuss Ankara`s "increasingly authoritarian" behaviour and allegations it had been behind recent Turkish protests in Vienna.

UN plans to issue Yoga Day stamps next year

UN plans to issue Yoga Day stamps next year

The UN plans to issue stamps next year in commemoration of the International Yoga Day, celebrated annually on June 21, after the world body adopted an India-led resolution in 2014.

Armed robber killed during shooting in Vienna; at least two policemen wounded

An alleged supermarket robber was gunned down and at least two policemen were wounded in a shootout on Saturday evening in Vienna.

Russia in last-ditch plea to IAAF over 2016 Rio athletes ban

Russia in last-ditch plea to IAAF over 2016 Rio athletes ban

Coe, himself the target of allegations that he enlisted the help of the fugitive son of disgraced predecessor Lamine Diack to secure his election last year, is to give a press conference at the Grand Hotel Wien at 1500 GMT.

China opposes India's NSG membership bid in Vienna, but New Delhi still hopeful of turnaround

China opposes India's NSG membership bid in Vienna, but New Delhi still hopeful of turnaround

China has been opposing India's membership bid saying the elite nuclear club should not alter criteria for specific applicants.

Several nations opposing India's NSG membership bid soften their stand, say reports

Several nations opposing India's NSG membership bid soften their stand, say reports

China has been stressing that if NSG decides to induct India, it should also give same treatment to Pakistan, which is its close ally.

Austria far-right challenges election result

It was unclear what the next legal steps would be but Alexander Van der Bellen, the winner of the election, is due to be sworn in on July 8.

Earthquake rocks southwest France, no casualties reported

An earthquake measuring between 5.0 and 5.2 on the open-ended Richter Scale rocked parts of southwest France on Thursday.

Vienna world's best city to live; Hyderabad on top in India

Vienna world's best city to live; Hyderabad on top in India

In the top-five positions globally, Vienna (Austria) is followed by Zurich (Switzerland), Auckland (New Zealand), Munich (Germany) and Vancouver (Canada).