Parents urged to walk children to school

Parents urged to walk children to school

Aug. 23, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Parents are being urged to let their children walk to school and not drive them – in an effort to cut traffic a...
Alpine wrestling festival begins in Zug

Alpine wrestling festival begins in Zug

Aug. 23, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
One of the biggest sporting events in Switzerland starts today. 
Alleged pedophile release considered

Alleged pedophile release considered

Aug. 23, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Lawyers representing an alleged pedophile are demanding his release as he has spent too much time in pre-trial detent...
EasyJet pilot stood down for speaking of killing himself

EasyJet pilot stood down for speaking of killing himself

Aug. 23, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
EasyJet has stood down a Geneva pilot who sent a WhatsApp message saying he was depressed and thinking of killing him...
Over 25% of people have cheated in relationship

Over 25% of people have cheated in relationship

Aug. 23, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A new survey says at least a quarter of people in a relationship say the have cheated on their partner.
Bern police fire warning shots during football match

Bern police fire warning shots during football match

Aug. 23, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
A Bern police officer was forced to fire three warning shots into the air during Wednesday’s football match bet...
Car swept away by Valais storms found

Car swept away by Valais storms found

Aug. 22, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
The wreckage of a car swept away in storms in Valais has been found, raising hopes a missing father and young girl co...
Valais villages warned to boil tap water

Valais villages warned to boil tap water

Aug. 22, 2019, 10:22 a.m.
Some villages in Valais are being warned to boil their tap water before using it. 
Public asked to look out for missing plane engine

Public asked to look out for missing plane engine

Aug. 22, 2019, 10:20 a.m.
American transport safety authorities are now examining an issue with a plane owned by Swiss International Airlines a...
Hunt for 60 supercars owned by suspected fraudster

Hunt for 60 supercars owned by suspected fraudster

Aug. 22, 2019, 10:04 a.m.
A Geneva court is hunting 60 supercars owned by a former bank executive suspected of fraud and money laundering.
Justin Timberlake to compete in Valais golf tournament

Justin Timberlake to compete in Valais golf tournament

Aug. 21, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
US singer and actor Justin Timberlake is coming to canton Valais. 
Private search finds body of missing climber

Private search finds body of missing climber

Aug. 21, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A private search has found the body of a missing climber on the Rigi mountain.
"Video games an important part of our culture"

"Video games an important part of our culture"

Aug. 21, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
The Home Affair Minister Alain Berset says video games are an important part of our culture and contributes to the ec...
Man arrested for selling stolen bike back to owner

Man arrested for selling stolen bike back to owner

Aug. 21, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A Basel man has been arrested after he tried to sell a stolen bike back to its proper owner.
Fare dodgers to be placed on national list

Fare dodgers to be placed on national list

Aug. 20, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
Those who regularly dodge fares on public transport will soon find themselves on a national list and their fines will...
Most popular Swiss baby names revealed

Most popular Swiss baby names revealed

Aug. 20, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
The names Liam and Emma were the most popular baby names in the French speaking parts of Switzerland last year &ndash...
Dutch car crash closes Gotthard Tunnel

Dutch car crash closes Gotthard Tunnel

Aug. 20, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
The Gotthard Tunnel was closed for several hours yesterday afternoon after three vehicles crashed.
Hikers discover German biker's body in forest

Hikers discover German biker's body in forest

Aug. 20, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
The body of a German mountain biker has been found in the Bernese Oberland. 
Analysts claim Swiss National Bank intervening to bring down franc value

Analysts claim Swiss National Bank intervening to bring down franc value

Aug. 20, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Financial analysts believe the Swiss National Bank has been intervening strongly in the foreign exchange markets to b...
1 in 3 children don't speak Swiss language at school

1 in 3 children don't speak Swiss language at school

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
Swiss schools are facing increased pressures as the number of new students who don’t speak the relevant languag...
Man arrested carrying dead wife in car

Man arrested carrying dead wife in car

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
French police have arrested a man who was carrying his dead wife in a car near the Swiss border.
Man arrested for driving over two times speed limit

Man arrested for driving over two times speed limit

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A man has been arrested for driving at over 120 kph across the Dreirosenbrücke towards Basel.
2019 expected to break lightning strike record

2019 expected to break lightning strike record

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A major storm swept across the country overnight bringing heavy rain, high winds and hail. 
Roadworks trap drivers in carpark for hours

Roadworks trap drivers in carpark for hours

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
A combination of roadworks and a demonstration caused major traffic problems in Zurich on Saturday afternoon. 
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