Body dragged into combine harvester

Body dragged into combine harvester

Sept. 25, 2018, 7:47 a.m.
Zurich police are investigating after a body was dragged into a combine harvester in a corn field.
Possible future Switzerland-US trade deal

Possible future Switzerland-US trade deal

Sept. 25, 2018, 7:44 a.m.
Switzerland is looking to kick-start free trade talks with the United States.
Health insurance rates rise by 1.5%

Health insurance rates rise by 1.5%

Sept. 25, 2018, 7:41 a.m.
Good and bad news for health insurance.
Dogs rescued from house of garbage

Dogs rescued from house of garbage

Sept. 25, 2018, 7:37 a.m.
18 small dogs have been rescued from an apartment in Lugano which was knee deep in rubbish.
Food initiatives rejected at polls

Food initiatives rejected at polls

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:37 a.m.
Yesterday’s votes went the way the pollsters predicted.
Swiss vote on burka bans and World Economic Forum funding

Swiss vote on burka bans and World Economic Forum funding

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:33 a.m.
In other votes across the country, Sankt Gallen is now the second canton after Ticino to ban full face coverings.
Multi-car pile-up closes road in Bern

Multi-car pile-up closes road in Bern

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:28 a.m.
Several people were injured in a multi-car pile-up on the A1 in Bern last night.
Strong winds cancelled flights and closed roads

Strong winds cancelled flights and closed roads

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:16 a.m.
High winds and heavy rains tore through the country last night – especially in the more northerly parts.
Geneva protest march for sign-language support

Geneva protest march for sign-language support

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:09 a.m.
Around 400 marched in Geneva on Saturday to demand more support for those who use sign-language.
Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Drivers passing through the Gübrist tunnel were bemused to see a cyclist riding on the side of the road.
Food dominates this weekend's votes

Food dominates this weekend's votes

Sept. 21, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
Citizens go to the polls this weekend for a series of federal and cantonal votes.
New gun laws could go to referendum

New gun laws could go to referendum

Sept. 21, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Switzerland could be heading for a show-down with the EU over its gun laws.
Economic growth revised upwards

Economic growth revised upwards

Sept. 21, 2018, 9:03 a.m.
The government is upping its growth rate for this year. The Swiss Expert Group says GDP growth in 2018 will be 2.9% -...
Cannabis study given green light by parliament

Cannabis study given green light by parliament

Sept. 20, 2018, 7:38 a.m.
The lower house of parliament, the National Council, has narrowly backed a government plan to allow a study on how th...
Minimum age limit set for e-cigarette sales

Minimum age limit set for e-cigarette sales

Sept. 20, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
E-cigarette sellers have agreed they won’t sell their products to children.
Rare Victorinox knife on sale for CHF 18,000

Rare Victorinox knife on sale for CHF 18,000

Sept. 20, 2018, 7:28 a.m.
A rare Swiss army knife is up for sale on the auction site Ricardo.ch for a rather sharp CHF 12,900.
Tesla crash damage totals CHF 80,000

Tesla crash damage totals CHF 80,000

Sept. 20, 2018, 7:25 a.m.
A Tesla has been written off after a Fiat crashed into it in Rümikon in canton Aargau on Tuesday afternoon.
Swiss public against sugar tax

Swiss public against sugar tax

Sept. 20, 2018, 7:20 a.m.
The people are solidly against the introduction of a sugar tax.
Speeding bikes kibosh lane experiment in Geneva

Speeding bikes kibosh lane experiment in Geneva

Sept. 19, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Speeding motorcycles are being blamed for the ending of an experiment to allow bikers to use bus lanes in Geneva.
French police make arrests after brutal Geneva attack

French police make arrests after brutal Geneva attack

Sept. 19, 2018, 6:13 a.m.
French police have arrested three suspects in relation to a vicious attack outside a Geneva night club in August.
Major delays on A6 after pedestrian killed

Major delays on A6 after pedestrian killed

Sept. 19, 2018, 6:06 a.m.
A pedestrian was killed on the A6 autoroute near Rubigen in Bern. The unidentified man ran across the road, climbed o...
Mum fined for not sending daughter to school

Mum fined for not sending daughter to school

Sept. 19, 2018, 6:03 a.m.
A mother has been fined a CHF 1,000 for not sending her daughter to school for three years.
Geneva schools dealing with former dropouts

Geneva schools dealing with former dropouts

Sept. 19, 2018, 6:01 a.m.
Schools in canton Geneva are dealing with hundreds of ‘reintegrating’ pupils.
Police officer fined for reselling licence plates

Police officer fined for reselling licence plates

Sept. 19, 2018, 5:58 a.m.
A Winterthur city police officer has been fined and could lose his job after he used the police computer to seek out ...
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