200 jobs at Geneva airport in doubt due to legal dispute with France

200 jobs at Geneva airport in doubt due to legal dispute with France

July 29, 2016, 8:44 a.m.
A legal spat between Geneva and France is preventing 200 people from taking up jobs at the airport. French authoriti...
Increased security at National Day celebrations

Increased security at National Day celebrations

July 29, 2016, 8:12 a.m.
Basel police say there will be increased security at the major fireworks display on Sunday night to mark Swiss nation...
Prison for woman who caused a bomb scare at Geneva airport

Prison for woman who caused a bomb scare at Geneva airport

July 29, 2016, 7:54 a.m.
A woman who caused a major security alert at Geneva airport on Wednesday morning by making a hoax call about a bomb t...
Switzerland gets ready to celebrate National Day

Switzerland gets ready to celebrate National Day

July 29, 2016, 7:50 a.m.
On Monday, Switzerland celebrates its birthday and the weather is looking good for the traditional bonfire and firewo...
Rate of rent increases in Geneva at its lowest for fifteen years

Rate of rent increases in Geneva at its lowest for fifteen years

July 29, 2016, 7:10 a.m.
There's good news for tenants as the rate of rent increases in Geneva are at their lowest for fifteen years. Accordi...
New family of bearded vultures arrives in Val de Bagnes

New family of bearded vultures arrives in Val de Bagnes

July 28, 2016, 3:32 p.m.
A new family of bearded vultures has arrived in the Val de Bagnes, which is hoped to kick start the repopulation of t...
Pokémon Go hunters from Aargauer call for power sockets outside village church

Pokémon Go hunters from Aargauer call for power sockets outside village church

July 28, 2016, 12:04 p.m.
A group of Pokémon Go hunters from Aargauer are calling for power sockets outside the village church so they c...
Swiss post commemorate Solar Impulse with special stamp

Swiss post commemorate Solar Impulse with special stamp

July 28, 2016, 8:52 a.m.
Swiss post is issuing a commemorative stamp, paying tribute to Solar Impulse 2, the aircraft that's just completed th...
Payot bookshop gears up for Harry Potter mania as latest book hits the shelves

Payot bookshop gears up for Harry Potter mania as latest book hits the shelves

July 28, 2016, 8:15 a.m.
A book shop in Geneva is gearing up for queues on Sunday as the latest Harry Potter story hits the shelves. The new ...
Hoax bomb scare sparks heightened security at Geneva airport

Hoax bomb scare sparks heightened security at Geneva airport

July 27, 2016, 2:25 p.m.
Police have confirmed that the heightened security at Geneva airport this morning was due to a hoax by a woman who wa...
Swiss warned that half of all firework accidents happen on National Day

Swiss warned that half of all firework accidents happen on National Day

July 27, 2016, 8:57 a.m.
National Day is on its way, but before the holiday, we're being warned that half of all accidents involving fireworks...
Sir Roger Moore devastated over stepdaughters death from cancer

Sir Roger Moore devastated over stepdaughters death from cancer

July 27, 2016, 7:54 a.m.
Sir Roger Moore says he is devastated after his stepdaughter Christina Knudsen has died aged just 47 from cancer. Th...
Pregnant women not tested consistently for diseases in Switzerland

Pregnant women not tested consistently for diseases in Switzerland

July 27, 2016, 7:45 a.m.
Infectious diseases in pregnant women are not tested consistently in Switzerland. A study by l'Hôpital de ...
“Staycationing” more popular in Switzerland due to terrorism fears

“Staycationing” more popular in Switzerland due to terrorism fears

July 27, 2016, 7:34 a.m.
“Staycationing” is becoming more popular in Switzerland due to the threat of terrorism. Swiss tourists a...
Driving instructors say road signs and markings in Geneva aren’t good enough

Driving instructors say road signs and markings in Geneva aren’t good enough

July 27, 2016, 6:52 a.m.
Driving instructors in Geneva say road signs and markings in the city aren't good enough. They've taken their case t...
Alleged church attacker had been arrested in Geneva

Alleged church attacker had been arrested in Geneva

July 26, 2016, 8:17 p.m.
One of the two alleged attackers, who killed an 84-year-old priest and took four other people hostage at a church in ...
Heavy storms cause flooding in German-speaking Switzerland

Heavy storms cause flooding in German-speaking Switzerland

July 26, 2016, 10:20 a.m.
Heavy storms have caused flooding in many parts of German-speaking Switzerland. Firefighters from the canton of Schw...
Terrorism alert app could be developed for Switzerland

Terrorism alert app could be developed for Switzerland

July 26, 2016, 9:50 a.m.
Authorities in Switzerland are looking into developing an alert system to warn people in the event of terrorism, such...
Zika virus on the rise in Switzerland

Zika virus on the rise in Switzerland

July 26, 2016, 9:49 a.m.
Twenty-eight people from Switzerland have been infected with the Zika virus so far this year, including 12 since earl...
Geneva opens money laundering probe into ‘Putin’s banker’

Geneva opens money laundering probe into ‘Putin’s banker’

July 26, 2016, 9:14 a.m.
Swiss authorities have frozen assets belonging to a Russian banker who was once close to President Vladimir Putin. G...
Study finds too much bacteria in alpine cheeses

Study finds too much bacteria in alpine cheeses

July 26, 2016, 8:37 a.m.
A survey by Le Matin newspaper has concluded that there is too much bacteria in alpine cheeses. Partly due to h...
Man arrested for posing as police and robbing people in Geneva

Man arrested for posing as police and robbing people in Geneva

July 26, 2016, 8:35 a.m.
A man who pretended to be a police officer and rob a man at a Geneva Post office has been arrested after his victims ...
SBB removes video after protesters complain it's sexist

SBB removes video after protesters complain it's sexist

July 26, 2016, 7:58 a.m.
SBB has taken a video off air after protesters complained it was sexist. 20 Minutes reports that the video was poste...
Swiss solar powered aircraft completes first round the world flight

Swiss solar powered aircraft completes first round the world flight

July 26, 2016, 7:06 a.m.
The Swiss solar powered aircraft, Solar Impulse 2 has completed its round-the-world journey landing in Abu Dhabi this...
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