Arosa tourist office battles image problem after anti-Jewish sign

Arosa tourist office battles image problem after anti-Jewish sign

Aug. 17, 2017, 9:04 a.m.
The Arosa tourist office is carrying out a massive damage limitation exercise after a local hotel placed a sign singl...
Man in a coma after violent Geneva attack

Man in a coma after violent Geneva attack

Aug. 17, 2017, 9 a.m.
A man is in a coma and doctors say the prognoses is not good after he was violently attacked in the early hours of Su...
Is Zurich following Berlin's English language trend?

Is Zurich following Berlin's English language trend?

Aug. 17, 2017, 8:57 a.m.
After a Berlin politician complained many bars and restaurants in the German capital are turning to English speaking ...
Whole villa moved in Sankt Gallen

Whole villa moved in Sankt Gallen

Aug. 17, 2017, 8:43 a.m.
Workers have moved an entire villa in Sankt Gallen. The historic Villa Jacob was in the way of a new building and pla...
Jewish guests outraged at signs at Swiss hotel

Jewish guests outraged at signs at Swiss hotel

Aug. 16, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
A Swiss hotel has sparked outrage and a diplomatic incident after posting signs aimed directly at Jewish guests telli...
Court upholds decision to confiscate woman's animals

Court upholds decision to confiscate woman's animals

Aug. 16, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
A court in Bern has upheld a decision by the cantonal vet to confiscate 100 small animals being kept by one woman in ...
'Upskirting' growing problem in Switzerland

'Upskirting' growing problem in Switzerland

Aug. 16, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
‘Upskirting’ is becoming more and more of a problem in Switzerland and the police have issued guidelines ...
Five Swiss universities in world top 100

Five Swiss universities in world top 100

Aug. 16, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
Five Swiss universities are in the top 100 schools in the world. Coming in at the lower end is the University of Base...
More bus lanes opened to motorcycles

More bus lanes opened to motorcycles

Aug. 16, 2017, 9:17 a.m.
More bus lanes are being opened to motorcycles and scooters. The Federal Road Office has authorized a small selection...
Neymar in surprise visit to Geneva performs tricks on the Place des Nations

Neymar in surprise visit to Geneva performs tricks on the Place des Nations

Aug. 16, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
The world’s most expensive footballer, the Brazilian Neymar, made a surprise appearance in Geneva yesterday aft...
Swiss intelligence officers could be arrested in Germany

Swiss intelligence officers could be arrested in Germany

Aug. 15, 2017, 10:06 a.m.
Three members of the Swiss intelligence service could face arrest if they left Switzerland. They’re thought to ...
New Eaux-Vives beach work starts next month

New Eaux-Vives beach work starts next month

Aug. 15, 2017, 10:03 a.m.
The residents of Eaux-Vives in Geneva have only a couple more weeks to remember how the lake side looks before a majo...
Passengers stranded at Geneva airport

Passengers stranded at Geneva airport

Aug. 15, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Some passengers and those picking up friends were stuck at Geneva airport yesterday afternoon after an unattended bag...
Paraglider stranded on power lines in Nidwalden

Paraglider stranded on power lines in Nidwalden

Aug. 15, 2017, 9:59 a.m.
A paraglider had to be rescued after being stuck on a power line for several hours in canton Nidwalden.
Traditional Zurich Limmat Swim cancelled

Traditional Zurich Limmat Swim cancelled

Aug. 15, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
Zurich’s traditional Limmat Swim has been canceled for this weekend.
Swiss football team breaks unwanted record

Swiss football team breaks unwanted record

Aug. 15, 2017, 9:48 a.m.
A low league Swiss football team has broken a new record – but perhaps one they’d rather not have. The bi...
Zurich police make arrests at massive street parade

Zurich police make arrests at massive street parade

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
Police made several arrests at this year’s Zurich Street Parade. There were also reports of isolated cases of s...
Geneva firework display goes flawlessly

Geneva firework display goes flawlessly

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
The massive firework display, which marks the end of the Fetes de Genève went off without a hitch, according t...
Horses injured in Aargau crash

Horses injured in Aargau crash

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Yet more animals have been injured on the roads – after last week’s crash which killed several hundred ch...
Chinese documentary wins top prize at Locarno

Chinese documentary wins top prize at Locarno

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
The major Locarno Film Festival has come to an end with a Chinese documentary taking the top prize.
German track maintenance leads to delays from Basel

German track maintenance leads to delays from Basel

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:09 a.m.
Major train delays are expected on routes between Basel and Germany for the next two weeks. Track maintenance in Germ...
Speeder who crashed into president faces jail

Speeder who crashed into president faces jail

Aug. 11, 2017, 3:36 a.m.
A speeding driver who crashed into the president’s car last September faces up to four years in jail.
Former policeman appeals conviction for lending son his gun

Former policeman appeals conviction for lending son his gun

Aug. 11, 2017, 3:33 a.m.
A former Valais police officer is appealing his conviction for a firearms offence.
Swiss flagship news programme off-air due to technical glitch

Swiss flagship news programme off-air due to technical glitch

Aug. 11, 2017, 3:24 a.m.
German speaking TV viewers were denied a chance to watch the country’s flag ship news show ‘10vor10&rsquo...
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