Young people want return of sleeper trains

Young people want return of sleeper trains

June 7, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
The majority of young people in Switzerland would like to see the return of overnight sleeper trains running between ...
Younger voters drive gains for environmental parties

Younger voters drive gains for environmental parties

June 7, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
In the run-up to parliamentary elections in October, environmental parties are performing strongly in the polls.
Man flees minor offence by jumping in river

Man flees minor offence by jumping in river

June 7, 2019, 9:07 a.m.
A man in canton Aargau decided to flee from the police by jumping in the river Aare and floating away.
Plastic bag charge decreases use by 86%

Plastic bag charge decreases use by 86%

June 6, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
Since a 5 centimes charge was added for single use plastic bags at supermarkets, use has dropped by 86%.
Wohlen pool closure angers residents

Wohlen pool closure angers residents

June 6, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
How to cool down in this heat?
Snapped Titlis cable kills worker and injures 6

Snapped Titlis cable kills worker and injures 6

June 6, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
A worker has been killed and a further 6 injured after an accident at the Titlis mountain cable car.
Police dog saves hypothermic teen in Lake Zug

Police dog saves hypothermic teen in Lake Zug

June 6, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A police dog saved a 17-year-old in Lake Zug yesterday morning.
Mike Pompeo warns Switzerland over Huawei ties

Mike Pompeo warns Switzerland over Huawei ties

June 5, 2019, 8:52 a.m.
The US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, is warning Switzerland to be very aware of its close ties with China.
Famous Swiss train punctuality under threat

Famous Swiss train punctuality under threat

June 5, 2019, 8:49 a.m.
The punctuality of Swiss trains could be under threat as there are not enough drivers. 
Father of bullied daughter offers 2,000 CHF reward for info

Father of bullied daughter offers 2,000 CHF reward for info

June 5, 2019, 8:47 a.m.
A father in Sankt Gallen is offering a CHF 2,000 reward for any information which will lead to the conviction of a pe...
5G 'resistance' group vandalises Swisscom car

5G 'resistance' group vandalises Swisscom car

June 5, 2019, 8:45 a.m.
A car owned by Swisscom has been vandalized in Basel by a group opposed to the expansion of the 5G network.
Zurich in midst of knife crime epidemic

Zurich in midst of knife crime epidemic

June 4, 2019, 10 a.m.
Zurich is going through a knife crime epidemic – and young men are being blamed, as well as targeted.
Switzerland turns off TV transmitters

Switzerland turns off TV transmitters

June 4, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Those living in neighboring countries are now unable to watch Swiss television.
Chaos in Landquart as bull storms streets

Chaos in Landquart as bull storms streets

June 4, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
The phrase, like a bull in a china shop, conjures up images of chaos. But what about a bull in a shopping precinct.
Car slams into pedestrians in Schwyz

Car slams into pedestrians in Schwyz

June 4, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A serious accident in canton Schwyz injured two 11-year-old children and a 45-year-old cyclist.
Renowned beauty leads to Creux du Van selfie death

Renowned beauty leads to Creux du Van selfie death

June 4, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
A man has died while trying to take a selfie at the renowned beauty spot of Creux du Van in canton Neuchâtel.
Canoeist drowns in River Rhine

Canoeist drowns in River Rhine

June 4, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
A canoeist has drowned in canton Graubünden. 
British climber dies on Matterhorn

British climber dies on Matterhorn

June 4, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
A British climber has been killed on the Matterhorn. 
Ticino urged to change women's gymnastics uniform rules

Ticino urged to change women's gymnastics uniform rules

June 3, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Two members of the Ticino cantonal government are urging the local gymnastics association to change the rules to allo...
Drivers see Gotthard tunnel tailbacks of 2 hours over weekend

Drivers see Gotthard tunnel tailbacks of 2 hours over weekend

June 3, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Traffic heading north through the Gotthard tunnel was heavy, right until the early hours of this morning.
Temperatures hit 30 degrees

Temperatures hit 30 degrees

June 3, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
For the first time this season, temperatures hit 30 degrees in Switzerland. 
James Bond film celebrates 50th on top of Shilthorn

James Bond film celebrates 50th on top of Shilthorn

June 3, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
Bond fans and a real James Bond gathered on top of the Shilthorn on Saturday to mark the 50th anniversary of the...
Gland aircraft crash causes death of 75-year-old

Gland aircraft crash causes death of 75-year-old

May 31, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
One person is dead and two others seriously injured after a light aircraft crashed in Gland in canton Vaud.
Mystery continues after voice calling "Help!" never located

Mystery continues after voice calling "Help!" never located

May 31, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Geneva police and fire services have called off a search along the banks of the Rhone river after failing to find a p...
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