They might not be young, but they still have plenty of spirit. “Omas gegen Rechts” or “Grandmas against the right” are fighting Sebastian Kurz’s right-wing coalition government by holding protest raves in the middle of Vienna.
In an exclusive interview with DW's Conflict Zone, Austrian Foreign Minister, Karin Kneissl, discussed migrants, the rule of law in Europe and Vienna’s relationship with Moscow.
Austria takes over the EU Council presidency on July 1. Its conservative new leader Sebastian Kurz sees himself above all as a gatekeeper, with migration at the top of the agenda for his country's mandate.
A petition calling for more gender equality is set for debate in Austria's parliament. The women's minister believes its goes "too far," while coalition partners said it was a far cry from "sensible" feminist politics.
Sebastian Kurz took the Austrian election by storm by reshaping Austria's biggest party in his own image. DW looks at his meteoric rise to becoming Europe's youngest government head.
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