New cycle lanes could soon be created in Geneva parks

New cycle lanes could soon be created in Geneva parks

July 25, 2016, 9:01 a.m.
Bicycle paths could soon be created in some of Geneva's parks, following the recent decision by the city of Geneva to...
Pilot project in Carouge to install solar panels in historic buidlings

Pilot project in Carouge to install solar panels in historic buidlings

July 25, 2016, 9:01 a.m.
A pilot project is to be launched in Carouge to install solar panels into historic buildings that are being renovated...
Monet and van Gogh art seized in 'Wolf of Wall Street' probe

Monet and van Gogh art seized in 'Wolf of Wall Street' probe

July 25, 2016, 8:51 a.m.
Three paintings by Claude Monet and Vincent van Gogh have been seized by Swiss authorities as part of an investigatio...
Investigations underway as 82-year-old dies at beach in Noville

Investigations underway as 82-year-old dies at beach in Noville

July 25, 2016, 8:42 a.m.
An investigation is underway after an 82-year-old man died by a beach in Noville Swimmers found the man, who was fro...
Claims Lord Lucan was 'killed by friends and buried in Switzerland'

Claims Lord Lucan was 'killed by friends and buried in Switzerland'

July 25, 2016, 8:34 a.m.
A novelist has claimed that Lord Lucan was killed 'mafia-style' in Switzerland by his gambling circle, who fe...
Terrorism sparks increase in gun licence applications in Switzerland

Terrorism sparks increase in gun licence applications in Switzerland

July 25, 2016, 8:28 a.m.
There has been a big increase in requests for gun licenses across Switzerland which police say is due to the growing ...
Concerns over parents treating swimming pools like nurseries

Concerns over parents treating swimming pools like nurseries

July 25, 2016, 6:59 a.m.
There is growing concern that too many parents in Vaud are leaving their children unattended at swimming pools. From...
Swiss zero-fuel plane, Solar Impulse 2 begins final flight

Swiss zero-fuel plane, Solar Impulse 2 begins final flight

July 24, 2016, 3:33 p.m.
The Swiss solar-powered plane, Solar Impulse 2, has left Cairo on the last leg of its journey to become the first pla...
Two trucks collide in Confignon tunnel causing severe traffic

Two trucks collide in Confignon tunnel causing severe traffic

July 22, 2016, 10:13 a.m.
Two trucks have collided in the Confignon tunnel causing severe traffic for drivers trying to leave Geneva. The acci...
Payments by debit cards soon possible in Swiss post offices

Payments by debit cards soon possible in Swiss post offices

July 22, 2016, 10:12 a.m.
Post office users in Switzerland may soon be able to pay for services and products in branches using their debit card...
31 deaths in Swiss lakes and rivers this year

31 deaths in Swiss lakes and rivers this year

July 22, 2016, 9:05 a.m.
There have been 31 deaths in lakes and rivers across Switzerland already this year, with more than half of victims be...
Classical music is celebrated at the Verbier Festival which opens today

Classical music is celebrated at the Verbier Festival which opens today

July 22, 2016, 8:16 a.m.
The 23rd edition of the Verbier Festival opens today until August 7 with almost 60 concerts over 17 days. Learning f...
Comsojazz festival begins in the mountains of Mont-Blanc

Comsojazz festival begins in the mountains of Mont-Blanc

July 22, 2016, 7:59 a.m.
Jazz musicians from all over the world will flock to Chamonix tomorrow to perform among some of the Mont-Blanc valley...
One in four people in Switzerland admit to spying on neighbours

One in four people in Switzerland admit to spying on neighbours

July 22, 2016, 7:52 a.m.
One in four people in Switzerland have admitted to spying on their neighbours A survey conducted for comparis.ch fou...
Red Bull ‘Beat It’ dance competition back in Vevey

Red Bull ‘Beat It’ dance competition back in Vevey

July 22, 2016, 7:45 a.m.
Talented dancers from across the country are descending on Vevey tomorrow hoping to take part in the 5th Red Bull, &l...
Nelson the black swan dies after suspected fox attack near Vevey

Nelson the black swan dies after suspected fox attack near Vevey

July 22, 2016, 7:02 a.m.
A black swan from Australia who caused controversy after a government official released him into the waters at Vevey ...
Work on Geneva Express line at Chambésy delayed for 6 months

Work on Geneva Express line at Chambésy delayed for 6 months

July 21, 2016, 9:40 a.m.
Work on the Geneva Express, island crossing line at Chambésy has been delayed for another 6 months The rail s...
Police hunt for vandals who spray painted a pig in Lucerne

Police hunt for vandals who spray painted a pig in Lucerne

July 21, 2016, 9:14 a.m.
A farmer in the canton of Lucerne woke up to find his barn…. and pig spray painted by vandals. Police are sti...
Switzerland’s best known clown, Dimitri, dies aged 80

Switzerland’s best known clown, Dimitri, dies aged 80

July 21, 2016, 8:52 a.m.
Switzerland's best known clown, Dimitri Jakob Müller has died in at the age of 80 after a brief illness. Known ...
Eclectic National Day promised at Parc des Bastions

Eclectic National Day promised at Parc des Bastions

July 21, 2016, 8:22 a.m.
The City of Geneva has promised an eclectic program for National Day on August 1st, which, this year, will return to ...
Bisse d'Ayent chosen as illustration for new 100-franc notes

Bisse d'Ayent chosen as illustration for new 100-franc notes

July 21, 2016, 7:24 a.m.
The Swiss National Bank has revealed the Bisse d'Ayent as the illustration of the new 100-franc notes that will b...
Air pollution still too high in Geneva

Air pollution still too high in Geneva

July 21, 2016, 7:15 a.m.
For the first time since 2010, air pollution in Geneva remained below the limit set by the Federal government, but ai...
Tour de France leaves Switzerland and heads for Domancy

Tour de France leaves Switzerland and heads for Domancy

July 21, 2016, 7:02 a.m.
The Tour de France has left Switzerland and is heading for the hills of Domancy. Yesterday, the 184.5km alpine stage...
Swiss rider, Fabian Cancellara withdraws from the Tour de France

Swiss rider, Fabian Cancellara withdraws from the Tour de France

July 21, 2016, 6:51 a.m.
Swiss rider, Fabian Cancellara has withdrawn from the Tour de France to focus on next month's the Rio Olympics. ...
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