Compulsory dog classes to end in SwitzerlandNov. 24, 2016, 5:15 a.m.
People in Switzerland will no longer have to take classes to be able to own a dog as of January.
UPDATE: IT specialist found guilty of stealing FIS dataNov. 23, 2016, 6:27 p.m.
An IT specialist who tried to sell data he stole from the Federal Intelligence Service (FIS) has been handed a suspen...
Posters to save Winterthur mosque taken downNov. 23, 2016, 4:54 p.m.
Posters calling for financial donations to help save the An‘Nour mosque have been taken down by authoritie...
Trial begins of man accused of data theft from intelligence serviceNov. 23, 2016, 3:23 p.m.
A two day trial has begun at the Federal Criminal Court of an IT specialist accused of trying to sell ...
Extra security planned for Montreux Christmas MarketNov. 23, 2016, 3:13 p.m.
Montreux Christmas market has introduced extra security measures this year in light of recent terror attacks in Europ...
No action to be taken over Clinton donationNov. 23, 2016, 12:25 p.m.
No action will be taken over the Swiss government’s half-a-million-franc donation to the Clinton Foundation.
TAG Heuer wins the “Revival” award in GenevaNov. 23, 2016, 11:46 a.m.
TAG Heuer has won an award for its reissue of the iconic Heuer Monza chronograph at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie...
Domestic violence 'widespread' in SwitzerlandNov. 23, 2016, 10:19 a.m.
Domestic violence is ‘fairly widespread’ in Switzerland with police being called out 14,000 times last ye...
Credit Suisse report cites UK wealth downgrade after Brexit voteNov. 23, 2016, 10:16 a.m.
A new report by Credit Suisse has put the cost of Brexit to UK households at $1.5 trillion (£1.2 trillion.) ...
70 year old dies after car crashNov. 23, 2016, 10:09 a.m.
A 70-year-old man has died after his car swerved and hit a wall bordering the road in Orbe in canton Vaud.
Solar plane back in SwitzerlandNov. 23, 2016, 6:22 a.m.
Solar Impulse 2 is back in Dübendorf (ZH), having completed its solar powered flight around the world tour.
India and Switzerland strike tax dealNov. 23, 2016, 6:20 a.m.
India has joined a list of select countries with which Switzerland will commit to an annual exchange of all financial...
Flushing is expensive in GenevaNov. 23, 2016, 6:16 a.m.
Geneva is the most expensive place in Switzerland to flush a toilet.
Young man stabbed at party in SierreNov. 22, 2016, 4:43 p.m.
A young man has been seriously injured after being stabbed at a celebration in Sierre (VS) early on Tuesday morning.
Credit Suisse reveal plans for stock market flotationNov. 22, 2016, 3:44 p.m.
The head of Credit Suisse's domestic operation has given his first indication of how the bank will pitch next yea...
UN talks on reunifying Cyprus end without agreementNov. 22, 2016, 2 p.m.
Talks in Geneva between the leaders of Cyprus on ending the Mediterranean island’s 42-year-old division have on...
Compromise to be reached over Geneva bike banNov. 22, 2016, 1:39 p.m.
Cyclist could soon be able to ride through Geneva’s parks again.
People in French speaking Switzerland have "significantly more" sexNov. 22, 2016, 1:21 p.m.
A survey for a safe sex campaign has found that people in French-speaking Switzerland have “significantly more” sexua...
Geneva's New Years Eve celebrations announcedNov. 22, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
Geneva’s New Year’s Eve celebrations are to be held once again on the Quai du Mont-Blanc.
The director for the museum of Yverdon gives a lecture today, on the digitalisation of art collectionsNov. 22, 2016, 12:33 p.m.
A discussion dedicated to online art collections and the future of museums takes place at the Museum of Yverdon today.
Swiss military loses track of yet more army ammunition in canton of ZurichNov. 22, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
For the second time this year the Swiss army has lost track of several hundred pieces of ammunition at a military sit...
Swiss fighter jet fleet set to be renewed and added to by 2025Nov. 22, 2016, 12:05 p.m.
A fighter jet strategy that involves refurbishing current planes for half a billion francs and laying the groundwork ...
Switzerland prepared to welcome Britain into EFTA after BrexitNov. 22, 2016, 11:15 a.m.
Switzerland’s President says the country would welcome Britain, its sixth biggest trading partner, back into the Euro...
Swiss authorities act to prevent spread of bird flu.Nov. 22, 2016, 10:58 a.m.
Zoos and parks in Switzerland are arming themselves against bird flu, following instructions from the authorities.