Green parties disappoint at Senate elections

Green parties disappoint at Senate elections

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:22 a.m.
The Green Party, recently flushed with success from its parliamentary election results has failed to repeat the resul...
Extinction  Rebillion targer Geneva private jets

Extinction Rebillion targer Geneva private jets

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:20 a.m.
The environmental group Extinction Rebellion followed through on their threat to target Geneva airport – but fo...
Geneva police hunt knife robbers and bag snatchers

Geneva police hunt knife robbers and bag snatchers

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
Geneva police say they’re actively investigating a spate of robberies around the Usine night club in the Joncti...
Girl injured on first day on slopes

Girl injured on first day on slopes

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:17 a.m.
A small girl has been seriously injured in a ski accident on one of the first days of the season.
Drivers told they have to stop in case of animal hit

Drivers told they have to stop in case of animal hit

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:14 a.m.
Police are warning drivers it’s illegal not to report a collision with a wild animal.
Lake Geneva 'Sea Bubble' concept dead

Lake Geneva 'Sea Bubble' concept dead

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:07 a.m.
The dream of small electrical hydro-foil taxis skimming across Lake Geneva is dead.
Stray cats will not be compulsorily neutered

Stray cats will not be compulsorily neutered

Nov. 15, 2019, 10:34 a.m.
The Federal Government has rejected calls to make it compulsory to neuter cats which have not been chipped.
Investing in public transport makes economic sense

Investing in public transport makes economic sense

Nov. 15, 2019, 10:31 a.m.
A study is showing it's worthwhile to invest in public transport. Researchers at the EPFL Transport Centre in Lau...
Micro-rubber means hundreds of tonnes of particles

Micro-rubber means hundreds of tonnes of particles

Nov. 15, 2019, 10:29 a.m.
Many of you would have changed your tyres by now – and if you haven’t, you may be wishing you had done.
Some ski slopes open this weekend

Some ski slopes open this weekend

Nov. 15, 2019, 10:27 a.m.
Several ski slopes are opening this weekend – some just for the weekend at the moment, so you should check. ...
Introducing the illegal practice of Pizza Tourism

Introducing the illegal practice of Pizza Tourism

Nov. 14, 2019, 8:54 a.m.
A new term for us to know – Pizza Tourism. And it’s illegal. 
Rush hour chaos around Bern and Zurich

Rush hour chaos around Bern and Zurich

Nov. 14, 2019, 8:52 a.m.
A perfect storm of train delays and road accidents caused havoc during rush hour yesterday evening between Bern and Z...
Drunk woman refuses to leave car she mistook for taxi

Drunk woman refuses to leave car she mistook for taxi

Nov. 14, 2019, 8:50 a.m.
Police in Winterthur had to help a motorist after a drunk young woman mistook his car for a taxi and refused to get o...
Lugano couple on trial for 17-year sexual abuse of their kids

Lugano couple on trial for 17-year sexual abuse of their kids

Nov. 14, 2019, 8:48 a.m.
A couple in Lugano are on trial for allegedly sexually abusing their two children for the past 17 years. 
Government crackdown on trucks passing through Alps

Government crackdown on trucks passing through Alps

Nov. 14, 2019, 8:47 a.m.
The government is to use a carrot and stick approach to get more trucks to use the train link through the Alps and no...
Police in hospital after gun discharges at station

Police in hospital after gun discharges at station

Nov. 13, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Two Schaffhausen cantonal police officers are in hospital after a service weapon discharged in a police station.
Scientologist holds 'Don't buy from Jews' sign

Scientologist holds 'Don't buy from Jews' sign

Nov. 13, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
Police were called to a Scientology stand in Sankt Gallen over the weekend as one of the church members likened prote...
Museums attracting great number of visitors

Museums attracting great number of visitors

Nov. 13, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Museums in Switzerland are in rude health – despite a small fall in visitors last year compared to the year bef...
Strange light in sky possibly Space X mission

Strange light in sky possibly Space X mission

Nov. 13, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
A strange light in the sky spotted above many areas of the country on Monday night has a likely explanation.
Swiss Foreign Ministry calls for end to Bolivia violence

Swiss Foreign Ministry calls for end to Bolivia violence

Nov. 12, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
The Swiss Foreign Ministry is calling for an end to violence in Bolivia and is offering support in holding new electi...
Government may reverse decision to stop coffee stockpiling

Government may reverse decision to stop coffee stockpiling

Nov. 12, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
Switzerland is reconsidering its decision to stop stockpiling coffee in case of an emergency.
Brazilian arrested on return to Europe after 11 years

Brazilian arrested on return to Europe after 11 years

Nov. 12, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
Swiss authorities don’t forget. 
Women slices head off goose to mark end of summer

Women slices head off goose to mark end of summer

Nov. 12, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
For the first time since 1920 a woman has sliced the head off a goose with a sword blindfolded.
Swiss People's Party politician used pepper spray on anti-racists

Swiss People's Party politician used pepper spray on anti-racists

Nov. 12, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
A local politician for the Swiss People’s Party has resigned after he was identified for using pepper spray aga...
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