Bathers shocked by dead animal in Lake Geneva

Bathers shocked by dead animal in Lake Geneva

Sept. 9, 2016, 8:21 a.m.
Bathers on the lakeside at Montreux had a shock when a bloated dead animal was spotted floating nearby. Later invest...
Second World War grenade discovered in Versoix

Second World War grenade discovered in Versoix

Sept. 8, 2016, 12:08 p.m.
A grenade from the Second World War that was discovered by a walker on Sunday afternoon near a riverbed in Versoix, h...
Parents accidentally leave baby on train in Bern

Parents accidentally leave baby on train in Bern

Sept. 8, 2016, 11:51 a.m.
Parents were left horrified on Tuesday when a Interregio train left without them… with their newborn baby on b...
SBB want railway police to carry machine guns and tasers

SBB want railway police to carry machine guns and tasers

Sept. 8, 2016, 11:28 a.m.
SBB want railway police to carry machine guns and tasers. The Federal Office of Transport confirmed in the Neue Luze...
Vaud police call for witnesses after old lady mugging

Vaud police call for witnesses after old lady mugging

Sept. 8, 2016, 8:11 a.m.
Vaud Police are calling for witnesses after an elderly woman was injured in an assault at Montreux train station earl...
Villars in shock after restaurant owner death

Villars in shock after restaurant owner death

Sept. 8, 2016, 8:08 a.m.
The ski resort of Villars-Gryon is in shock after the death of David Jewell after he was attacked by a shark in New C...
Syrian peace talks to start in Geneva

Syrian peace talks to start in Geneva

Sept. 8, 2016, 8:04 a.m.
Peace talks about Syria begin today in Geneva US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergei La...
Ski pass prices won't rise this season

Ski pass prices won't rise this season

Sept. 8, 2016, 8:01 a.m.
There's good news for winter sports fans, as 70 per cent of Swiss cable car companies aren't planning on increasing t...
Student exchange programme given another year

Student exchange programme given another year

Sept. 8, 2016, 7:47 a.m.
Swiss students will have another year to take part in the European exchange programme, Erasmus+. The interim solutio...
Culling wolves may not save sheep - study

Culling wolves may not save sheep - study

Sept. 8, 2016, 7:45 a.m.
An international study has found that killing wolves may not necessarily save sheep, but result in more attacks on li...
Yoga festival in Geneva over long weekend

Yoga festival in Geneva over long weekend

Sept. 8, 2016, 7:43 a.m.
People in Geneva can immerse themselves in the world of meditation today as the 7th Yoga Art Festival begins in P&aci...
Crescent shaped sculpture placed on Swiss mountain

Crescent shaped sculpture placed on Swiss mountain

Sept. 8, 2016, 7:39 a.m.
An artist who wanted to see something other than a cross on Swiss mountain tops, has installed a crescent shaped scul...
Rescue operation underway to rescue over 100 people trapped in cable car

Rescue operation underway to rescue over 100 people trapped in cable car

Sept. 8, 2016, 6:10 a.m.
A rescue operation is underway to rescue over 100 people trapped on a cable car in the French Alps after high winds c...
Swiss Post launch series of new stamps featuring Swiss Railways

Swiss Post launch series of new stamps featuring Swiss Railways

Sept. 7, 2016, 1:25 p.m.
Swiss Post has launched a series of new stamps featuring Swiss Railways. The first four stamps with the value of CHF...
Valais man dies attempting to climb Mount Durant

Valais man dies attempting to climb Mount Durant

Sept. 7, 2016, 1:22 p.m.
A 36-year-old man from Valais has died and another person has been injured after an accident at the Col du Durant. T...
Zurich scientists carry out first successful graft from laboratory grown skin

Zurich scientists carry out first successful graft from laboratory grown skin

Sept. 7, 2016, 1:17 p.m.
Surgeons at the University Children's Hospital in Zurich have successfully grafted a skin substitute grown in a labor...
Former UBS banker charged on suspicion of selling client data

Former UBS banker charged on suspicion of selling client data

Sept. 7, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
A former UBS banker has been charged on suspicion of selling confidential client data to Germany in 2012. The Office...
Naga, the 130kg Komodo dragon escapes from Lausanne Vivarium

Naga, the 130kg Komodo dragon escapes from Lausanne Vivarium

Sept. 7, 2016, 12:33 p.m.
A 130 kg Komodo dragon, ‘capable of killing and eating a buffalo,' managed to escape from the Lausanne Vivarium...
Beaten and burned Swiss Space Systems boss vows to return to work

Beaten and burned Swiss Space Systems boss vows to return to work

Sept. 7, 2016, 10:39 a.m.
The founder and CEO of Vaud based Swiss Space Systems (S3) who was beaten and burned in woods in Aumont, says he's de...
Crashed jet could have received wrong ATC information

Crashed jet could have received wrong ATC information

Sept. 7, 2016, 8:01 a.m.
A military investigation has found that incorrect information on altitude was sent to the pilot of the fighter jet th...
Geneva voters to decide tax deductible

Geneva voters to decide tax deductible

Sept. 7, 2016, 7:59 a.m.
A vote on limiting tax deduction of travel expenses over 500 francs is to be held on the 25th September in Geneva. T...
'Extinct' fish found in Lake Constance

'Extinct' fish found in Lake Constance

Sept. 7, 2016, 7:54 a.m.
A fish that was declared extinct in 2008 has been discovered in Lake Constance Scientists found several specimens of...
Swiss teens addicted to screens

Swiss teens addicted to screens

Sept. 7, 2016, 7:52 a.m.
Swiss teenagers are addicted to their screens – but using access to screen time as a punishment or reward can b...
Lausanne votes to legalize cannabis

Lausanne votes to legalize cannabis

Sept. 7, 2016, 7:49 a.m.
The city of Lausanne as moved a step closer to legalizing the consumption of cannabis. During a heated debate, the mu...
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