Vaud hospital beds fill with Covid patients

Vaud hospital beds fill with Covid patients

Sept. 18, 2020, 6:53 a.m.
As the number of infections in canton Vaud continues to rise – hospital admissions are climbing and patients te...
Low-life thief steals from toddler's funeral

Low-life thief steals from toddler's funeral

Sept. 18, 2020, 6:49 a.m.
Residents of Davos are shocked after a thief stole from a 5-year old’s funeral collection.
New fast test for Covid-19.

New fast test for Covid-19.

Sept. 18, 2020, 6:44 a.m.
A new rapid test for the coronavirus could soon be available. It will take just 15 minutes to show if someone is infe...
Federer urged to fight Credit Suisse and climate change

Federer urged to fight Credit Suisse and climate change

Sept. 18, 2020, 6:40 a.m.
The Basel born tennis player, Roger Federer, is being pressured to put his weight behind a campaign to get the bank C...
Little mask stickers cause ire on trains

Little mask stickers cause ire on trains

Sept. 18, 2020, 6:36 a.m.
A Zurich based illustrator has been selling small mask stickers than can be used to put on your photo ID – so y...
Belgium puts Vaud on red list

Belgium puts Vaud on red list

Sept. 17, 2020, 4:03 p.m.
Belgium is advising all its citizens not to visit canton Vaud. It already says they shouldn’t go to Fribourg. B...
US drug firm sets up European HQ in Basel

US drug firm sets up European HQ in Basel

Sept. 17, 2020, 4:01 p.m.
The US pharmaceutical company Moderna is setting up its European HQ in Basel. The Boston based company hopes to be...
Masks recalled on safety fears

Masks recalled on safety fears

Sept. 17, 2020, 3:59 p.m.
Federal authorities are recalling two types of mask as they say they don’t comply with safety rules.
Attacker says it was revenge 'on Switzerland'

Attacker says it was revenge 'on Switzerland'

Sept. 17, 2020, 3:57 p.m.
A man who stabbed to death a 29-year-old in Morges on Saturday is admitting to the killing saying its for ‘reve...
Half want vaccine to be voluntary and paid for

Half want vaccine to be voluntary and paid for

Sept. 17, 2020, 3:54 p.m.
Half of us want any coronavirus vaccine to be voluntary – and paid for by insurance.
Vaud brings in strictist anti-virus measures

Vaud brings in strictist anti-virus measures

Sept. 16, 2020, 6:24 a.m.
Canton Vaud is bringing in the strictest anti-coronavirus measures in the country from 3pm tomorrow.
Geneva under control - but on a knife edge

Geneva under control - but on a knife edge

Sept. 16, 2020, 6:22 a.m.
Despite the rising infections in Vaud, Geneva cantonal authorities say the situation is under control and rules on ma...
Maurer wants to cut quarantine time

Maurer wants to cut quarantine time

Sept. 16, 2020, 6:18 a.m.
The Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer says he wants to cut the quarantine time for those returning from a country deemed...
Bank robber hunted in Bern

Bank robber hunted in Bern

Sept. 16, 2020, 6:17 a.m.
Bern police are hunting a man who robbed a bank in Muri.
ICRC to cut jobs due to covid cash crisis

ICRC to cut jobs due to covid cash crisis

Sept. 16, 2020, 6:15 a.m.
The effects of the pandemic are hitting the finances of everyone.
Geneva bank accountant jailed for stealing over $1m

Geneva bank accountant jailed for stealing over $1m

Sept. 16, 2020, 6:13 a.m.
An accountant working for a private bank in Geneva has been sentenced to a year in jail for stealing over a million d...
Police face questions after Morges murder

Police face questions after Morges murder

Sept. 15, 2020, 12:29 p.m.
Police and security officials are facing questions after a man was arrested for the murder of customer at a kebab sho...
Is natural remedy for Covid-19 be too good to be true

Is natural remedy for Covid-19 be too good to be true

Sept. 15, 2020, 8:11 a.m.
Following yesterday’s news that a natural remedy could fight the coronavirus – the questions have started.
Road in Zurich claims life of third cyclist

Road in Zurich claims life of third cyclist

Sept. 15, 2020, 8:10 a.m.
A road in Zurich has claimed the life of another cyclist and police are asking for witnesses.
UBS and Credit Suisse could merge

UBS and Credit Suisse could merge

Sept. 15, 2020, 8:05 a.m.
The two main Swiss banks, UBS and Credit Suisse, could merge. The rumour broke yesterday afternoon.
US smoke particles detected in Switzerland

US smoke particles detected in Switzerland

Sept. 15, 2020, 8:03 a.m.
Smoke particles from the forest fires in the western United States have been detected in Switzerland.
Common cold treatment could fight covid-19

Common cold treatment could fight covid-19

Sept. 14, 2020, 10:44 a.m.
A commonly available herbal cold treatment could be an effective agent against Covid-19 according to Swiss researchers.
Man killed in Morges following knife attack

Man killed in Morges following knife attack

Sept. 14, 2020, 10:41 a.m.
A man was killed after a knife attack in Morges in canton Vaud on Saturday evening.  The attacker is still at la...
Parents angry at ashtray gift for children

Parents angry at ashtray gift for children

Sept. 14, 2020, 10:39 a.m.
Parents in Dietikon are outraged after their children came home with a free gift from the city – an ashtray.
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