Geneva gives green light to Thursday night bus service

Geneva gives green light to Thursday night bus service

Oct. 21, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Young Genevans are more likely to go out on Thursday nights and the canton has given the green light to boost night b...
Two teens badly burned after spray can and matches explosion

Two teens badly burned after spray can and matches explosion

Oct. 21, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Two teenage boys are in hospital with serious burns after an explosion in their cellar in Olten in canton Solothurn o...
Green parties celebrate historic election victories

Green parties celebrate historic election victories

Oct. 21, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
Results for the 46 seat Upper House, the Council of States are not finalized – some seats will have to go throu...
Illegal insecticide thought to have killed at least 600,000 bees

Illegal insecticide thought to have killed at least 600,000 bees

Oct. 21, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
An illegal insecticide is thought to be responsible for the deaths of 24 bee colonies in canton Aargau.
Trading company Gunvor fined

Trading company Gunvor fined

Oct. 18, 2019, 9:07 a.m.
The Geneva commodities trading company Gunvor has been ordered to pay CHF 94m in fines and compensation after the Swi...
Party advertises on Pornhub ahead of parliamentary elections

Party advertises on Pornhub ahead of parliamentary elections

Oct. 18, 2019, 9:03 a.m.
Ahead of the parliamentary elections on Sunday, one party is taking an unconventional approach and is advertising on ...
Telemarketer jailed for aggressively offering to stop unwanted telemarketing calls

Telemarketer jailed for aggressively offering to stop unwanted telemarketing calls

Oct. 18, 2019, 9:01 a.m.
A telemarketer has been jailed for two years for misleading and aggressive techniques. 
More people buying CHF 4,000 travel cards

More people buying CHF 4,000 travel cards

Oct. 18, 2019, 8:58 a.m.
More and more people are buying a General ‘Abonnement’ for public transport. 
Domino's Pizza to move out of Switzerland

Domino's Pizza to move out of Switzerland

Oct. 18, 2019, 8:56 a.m.
Domino’s Pizza is pulling the plug on Switzerland. 
Overrunning roadworks cause chaos in Geneva

Overrunning roadworks cause chaos in Geneva

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Thousands of Geneva commuters were held up on the way to work yesterday morning as overnight roadworks overran.
Amateur women's football team disbanded for lack of work permit

Amateur women's football team disbanded for lack of work permit

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
The amateur women’s football team in Lugano has been decimated by a decision by the immigration office. 
5G rollout temporarily prohibited

5G rollout temporarily prohibited

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Geneva has confirmed its moratorium on the rolling out of a 5G mobile phone network.
Man fined for 52-day long illegal sex period with girlfriend

Man fined for 52-day long illegal sex period with girlfriend

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
A Zurich court expressed regret it was forced to punish a 24-year-old man for sexual relations with a child – b...
Fire in French district sends smoke across Lake Geneva

Fire in French district sends smoke across Lake Geneva

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
A large fire in a French commercial district sent thick black smoke across Lake Geneva yesterday morning.
Peaceful protest stops military tanks in Oberwinterthur

Peaceful protest stops military tanks in Oberwinterthur

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A column of tanks was brought to a standstill in the middle of Oberwinterthur yesterday.
"Young should not be allowed powerful cars"

"Young should not be allowed powerful cars"

Oct. 16, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
There are calls for a horse power limit for new drivers.
Swiss glaciers shrinking faster than ever before

Swiss glaciers shrinking faster than ever before

Oct. 16, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
Swiss glaciers are shrinking at a faster rate and this year’s hot summer has not helped. 
Protestors demonstrate against Turkey's action in Syria

Protestors demonstrate against Turkey's action in Syria

Oct. 16, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Protestors shut down the middle of Zurich yesterday evening. 
Imam asked to leave Switzerland for beating wife

Imam asked to leave Switzerland for beating wife

Oct. 16, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
An Imam in canton Sankt Gallen has to leave the country, following a ruling by the Supreme Court.
Switzerland-born Turkish man to be deported

Switzerland-born Turkish man to be deported

Oct. 16, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A Turkish national who was born in Switzerland and never lived in his home country is being deported. 
5G Innovation Centre opened near Zurich

5G Innovation Centre opened near Zurich

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
Switzerland already has one of the most advanced 5G phone networks in the world and the two market leaders in the cou...
Neo-Nazi rock concerts shut down

Neo-Nazi rock concerts shut down

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
Two Neo-Nazi rock concerts have been shut down by police in cantons Lucerne and Valais.
Italian driver caught at 191 kph in 80 zone

Italian driver caught at 191 kph in 80 zone

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
An Italian driver faces jail after blasting through a village in canton Zurich at 191 kph in an 80 zone. 
Ski resort argument causes 10% drop in bookings

Ski resort argument causes 10% drop in bookings

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
An argument between two ski resorts is threatening them both this season.
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