Facebook cryptocurrency launches in GenevaOct. 15, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Facebook’s new cryptocurrency project has been officially launched in Geneva.
Geneva police force interpreter to walk 2km home in darkOct. 14, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
Geneva police are apologizing to an interpreter who works for them after dropping the woman off at the border and for...
Car missing in August flood found in RhoneOct. 14, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A car that went missing in August following massive flooding has been found in the Rhone.
Car, tram and bus in major crash in BaselOct. 14, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
17 people had to be treated in hospital after a major crash between a car, a bus and a tram in Basel.
Young people urged to vote over weekendOct. 14, 2019, 9:08 a.m.
Young people are being urged to vote ahead of the Federal Parliamentary Elections on Sunday.
Cost of drugs in Switzerland often double European averageOct. 14, 2019, 9:04 a.m.
We’re paying at least a billion francs a year too much in health insurance premiums – and that’s du...
Communes told to boil water after faecal contaminationOct. 11, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Two communes in canton Zurich are being told to boil their water for the time being, as it’s been contaminated ...
Dash-cams cannot be used as evidence, Supreme Court rulesOct. 11, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
The Swiss Supreme Court has ruled video taken by dash-cams cannot be used as evidence unless it’s for a serious...
Man dangles child over balcony in hostage situationOct. 11, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A man barricaded himself and his wife in his house and threatened to drop his small child from a balcony, and one poi...
Geneva holds 'Mad Pride' for World Mental Health DayOct. 11, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
500 people gathered in Geneva yesterday as part of ‘Mad Pride’ on World Mental Health Day.
Town hall roof collapses in major fire in canton GenevaOct. 10, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
Three people have been injured and a town hall is in ruins after a major fire in Satigny in canton Geneva.
Switzerland urges Turkey follow humanitarian lawsOct. 10, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
Switzerland is joining other western nations and calling for restraint as Turkey launches an assault on Kurdish areas...
Geneva commuters using more public transportOct. 10, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Commuters in the Grand Genève region are using public transport more and shunning the car.
Migros issues listeria alert for cheeseOct. 10, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
Another listeria alert has been issued – this time for cheese.
Air display cancelled due to cracks in planesOct. 10, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
An air display later today has been cancelled after cracks were found in flaps on the F/A 18 jets.
Woman killed in A1 autoroute accidentOct. 10, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
An accident on the A1 autoroute near Morges yesterday morning caused havoc all day.
Lego pack containing ecstasy pills interceptedOct. 9, 2019, 10:06 a.m.
This Lego pack is not for children.
New 100 franc note causes problems with ATMsOct. 9, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
The new 100 franc note which is now available across the country is causing problems with certain cash machines.
UN running out of moneyOct. 9, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Staff at the United Nations have been told to cut back on conferences, only take essential travel and put off purchas...
Authorities investigate Iman preaching wife beatingOct. 9, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Authorities are investigating an Iman who preaches at a mosque in canton Lucerne after he allegedly told his congrega...
New 'secretive' speed cameras rolled out in Haute-SavoieOct. 9, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A new generation of speed cameras are being rolled out on French roads close to the Swiss border.
Higher-priced tickets for Léman Express travelling through FranceOct. 8, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
The new Léman Express rail network starts in December.
Bank information shared with 63 countries to thwart tax evasionOct. 8, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
Switzerland has shared bank account information with 63 countries as part of the agreement to thwart tax evasion.
New train ticket to replace airlink between Zurich and LuganoOct. 8, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Following the collapse of Adria Airlines – a new ticket will be available for airline passengers to take the tr...