Author Hirschl on short grotesque: "Some things are too stupid"

Coked-up, cynical, ready for anything: In Elias Hirschl’s novel “Salonbaren” a careerist in a slim-fit suit emulates his political idol and gets to the edge of madness – and beyond. Similarities with the very real absurdities in political Austria are entirely intentional and have been ever since Corruption scandal surrounding former Chancellor Sebastian Kurz “Salonworthy” […]

Signs of assassination attempt ?: Augustus Intelligence founder was threatened

In mid-October, the founder of the controversial startup Augustus Intelligence had an accident in a helicopter crash. According to a media report, Wolfgang Haupt received death threats from an anonymous caller shortly before his death. There are “first indications of a possible assassination attempt”. Augustus Intelligence founder Wolfgang Haupt, who recently died in a helicopter […]

Signs of assassination attempt ?: Augustus Intelligence founder was threatened

In mid-October, the founder of the controversial startup Augustus Intelligence had an accident in a helicopter crash. According to a media report, Wolfgang Haupt received death threats from an anonymous caller shortly before his death. There are “first indications of a possible assassination attempt”. Augustus Intelligence founder Wolfgang Haupt, who recently died in a helicopter […]

Augustus Intelligence founder: Wolfgang Haupt dies in a helicopter crash

Wolfgang Haupt, the co-founder of Augustus Intelligence, had a fatal accident in Baden-W├╝rttemberg. Two other people died in the crash, the head of a waste disposal company and his 18-year-old son. The founder of the controversial startup Augustus Intelligence, Wolfgang Haupt, died in an accident. This has just been confirmed by several sources in an […]

Union loses 29 constituencies ?: Three CDU ministers fear for direct mandate

The Union’s poor poll results are not only a problem for Chancellor candidate Laschet. For prominent CDU politicians, too, it could be a lot tighter in their own constituency than they probably hope. According to one report, dozens of direct mandates are in danger of being lost. According to a report, several prominent CDU politicians […]