Geneva police called to stop daily balcony choirApril 1, 2020, 10:14 a.m.
Is patience wearing thin?
Valais police ask motorcyclists to stay off roadApril 1, 2020, 10:12 a.m.
Valais police are asking motorcyclists to stay off the road.
Ozzy Osbourne cancels Swiss trip for Parkinson's Disease treatmentApril 1, 2020, 10:09 a.m.
The singer Ozzy Osbourne is reported to have cancelled his trip to Switzerland to receive treatment for Parkinson&rsq...
Easyjet and SWISS appeal to government for state aidApril 1, 2020, 10:06 a.m.
The low-cost airline Easyjet has appealed to the Swiss government for state aid for its Swiss business - after ground...
Pandemic could cost Swiss tourism industry CHF 6 billionApril 1, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
A study by a university in Valais has found the coronavirus pandemic could cost the Swiss tourism industry CHF 6 bill...
Swiss National COVID-19 Task Force announcedApril 1, 2020, 9:58 a.m.
The government’s announced a new coronavirus Task Force - aimed at bringing the Swiss scientific community toge...
Length of lockdown sparks political debate and divides opinionsApril 1, 2020, 9:53 a.m.
The restrictions on Swiss life are becoming increasingly divisive amongst politicians - and the subject of much debat...
Majority of Covid-19 hospital patients maleApril 1, 2020, 9:46 a.m.
New figures from the Federal Office for Health show almost 60% of coronavirus patients in Swiss hospitals are men.&nb...
Woman scams pensioner, offering to do shoppingMarch 31, 2020, 10:13 a.m.
A pensioner living in Zurich fears he will never see the 70 francs he gave to a young woman who said she would do his...
Austrian shoppers to wear surgical mask - Switzerland not to follow suitMarch 31, 2020, 10:10 a.m.
The Federal Health Office says there are no plans to follow Austria and demand all supermarket shoppers wear a surgic...
UBS boss donates CHF 1m to Covid-19 victimsMarch 31, 2020, 10:05 a.m.
UBS boss Sergio Ermotti has donated CHF 1 million to coronavirus victims - funded from his family’s foundation.
Syrian refugees volunteer to help vulnerable during lockdownMarch 31, 2020, 10 a.m.
A group of 18 Syrian refugees living in Switzerland has been volunteering to help vulnerable people during the lockdo...
3 arrested after taxi driver killed in LuzernMarch 31, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
Three men have been arrested after a taxi driver was killed in Luzern last Thursday.
Ticino holds minute silence to mark 100 deathsMarch 31, 2020, 9:56 a.m.
A minute’s silence has been held in Ticino.
Coronavirus: Worst case scenarios "have not materialised"March 31, 2020, 9:40 a.m.
A coronavirus update from the Swiss health authorities - who say the ‘worst case scenarios’ they predicte...
Matterhorn peak outbreak messages go viralMarch 30, 2020, 10:16 a.m.
Images of the famous Matterhorn peak - lit up with messages - have gone viral all around the world.
Ski resorts reject offering season pass holders compensation for early closureMarch 30, 2020, 10:13 a.m.
Many Swiss ski resorts won’t be offering any compensation to season pass holders, after the lifts were clo...
Solidarity with neighbouring France whilst cross-border trains cancelledMarch 30, 2020, 10:08 a.m.
Twenty patients from France are now being cared for in Swiss hospitals.
Coronavirus: 14,000 cases confirmed in SwitzerlandMarch 30, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Switzerland is now more than 14,000 - and health officials have confi...
Switzerland cancels more summer eventsMarch 27, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
More events in Switzerland are being postponed or cancelled.
Woman selling surgical masks at inflated price arrestedMarch 27, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
A woman from Zurich has been arrested - after police caught her selling surgical face masks online, for an inflated p...
30% drop in traffic on Swiss roadsMarch 27, 2020, 9:02 a.m.
The lockdown period has seen a 30% drop in traffic on Swiss roads - particularly autoroutes.
Website launched to track Covid-19 around SwitzerlandMarch 27, 2020, 8:59 a.m.
A website to track possible cases of coronavirus has been launched in Switzerland.
Covid-19 cases rise by 1,000 in one dayMarch 27, 2020, 8:56 a.m.
The number of coronavirus cases in Switzerland continues to rise.