Basel police officer arrested for spyingApril 28, 2017, 8:10 a.m.
A Basel police officer has been arrested on suspicion of spying for Turkish officials.
Two canyoning experts die in TicinoApril 28, 2017, 8:05 a.m.
Two professional canyoning guides have been killed in canton Ticino. They were preparing the course before opening to...
Clues found in woman's disappearanceApril 28, 2017, 8:03 a.m.
Hunters have found some clothes on a mountainside they believe may belong to a climber who went missing in June last ...
Hopes for Swiss watch industryApril 28, 2017, 7:56 a.m.
Has the Swiss watch industry turned a corner? That will be the hope of watchmakers in the country after the industry ...
Few takers for new 'dot Swiss' domainApril 28, 2017, 7:54 a.m.
Although Swiss companies have had the option of a new internet address of ‘dot Swiss’ since January last ...
High avalanche alert for last chance skiersApril 27, 2017, 6:57 a.m.
The Swiss Avalanche Research Institute has issued the second highest state of alert for the season.
Swiss press remains one of the freest in the worldApril 27, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
The Swiss press remains one of the freest in the world, despite economic pressures on the media and a general trend t...
Swiss army video investigated for challenging soldiers to shoot girlfriendApril 27, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
The Swiss army has launched an investigation after a video emerged from a shooting range which seems to show an instr...
Zurich police make armed arrest on autorouteApril 27, 2017, 6:49 a.m.
Traffic was held up on the A1 autoroute yesterday afternoon when Zurich police arrested two men at gunpoint.
Zurich customs officer surprised by mysterious crateApril 26, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
Zurich customs officers had a surprise when they opened two large wooden crates coming through the airport.
Swiss wine growers face bad year after cold snapApril 26, 2017, 8:40 a.m.
Swiss wine growers are facing a grim year as the unusually cold weather has destroyed thousands of tonnes of grapes.
UN workers demonstrate against paycutsApril 26, 2017, 7:18 a.m.
Over 500 UN workers demonstrated outside the Palais des Nations in Geneva yesterday to fight against plans to cut pay...
Geneva police dispute looks set to worsenApril 26, 2017, 7:12 a.m.
The long running dispute between the Geneva police and the government looks to get worse.
Geneva to get Switzerland's first 24 hour pharmacyApril 26, 2017, 7:05 a.m.
Switzerland’s first 24 hour pharmacy is due to open in Geneva – but the move is not without controversy.
Even WWF agree Swiss wolf needs to be killedApril 25, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
You can be sure an animal is causing a problem when even the World Wildlife Federation agrees it has to be killed.
Man charged with manslaughter after nightclub deathApril 25, 2017, 9:37 a.m.
A man has been charged with manslaughter after striking a fellow nightclub goer with a karate strike.
UN secretary general and Swiss foreign minister reaffirm importance of GenevaApril 25, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
The UN secretary general and the Swiss foreign minister have reaffirmed their belief in the importance of internation...
Uber more and more popular in SwitzerlandApril 25, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
Uber is going from strength to strength in Switzerland, despite protests by taxi drivers and threats of closure.
Swiss fighters scrambled to follow business jetApril 25, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
Swiss fighters were scrambled yesterday morning as a business jet enroute to Paris from Beirut entered Swiss airspace...
Last gasp ski opportunity this weekend?April 25, 2017, 7:17 a.m.
Some ski resorts are hoping for a last gasp weekend with snow expected in many regions from tomorrow.
Cinema visits down in SwitzerlandApril 25, 2017, 7:15 a.m.
Last year was a bad year for Swiss cinemas with attendance down around 7% and revenue off over 9%.
Swiss politicians say Le Pen win would be bad for SwitzerlandApril 24, 2017, 7:02 a.m.
Several Swiss politicians have reacted to the first round of the French presidential elections saying they’re r...
Zurich police consider asking for Islamic speaker banApril 24, 2017, 7 a.m.
Zurich police are considering asking the government to ban some planned speakers at an Islamic event due to be h...
Geneva hosts pro-science marchApril 24, 2017, 5:18 a.m.
Geneva joined the world on Saturday with its own march for science. Around 600 scientists and supporters marched in s...