'Companies not required to pay quarantining workers' say lawyers as risk list set to growJuly 30, 2020, 9:03 a.m.
The number of countries on the government’s risk list could grow.
Trained police dog euthanised after attacking childJuly 30, 2020, 9 a.m.
A trained police dog has been euthanized after it attacked a 5-year-old boy without provocation.
2 cars stop mid-autoroute in road rage incidentJuly 30, 2020, 8:54 a.m.
Police are investigating a case of road rage when two cars stopped in the middle of the A1 autoroute at Luterbach in ...
House catches fire and woman hit by trampoline in major stormsJuly 29, 2020, 10:18 a.m.
Major storms swept across the country yesterday afternoon and into the evening.
'Mr. Coronavirus' concerned over rising infection ratesJuly 29, 2020, 10:16 a.m.
The latest figures from the Federal Health Office show a further 132 have tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24...
Speculation that large gatherings could be banned until MarchJuly 29, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
There’s speculation that large scale gatherings could be banned by the government until March next year.&n...
Police search for blind dog kidnapped by womanJuly 29, 2020, 10:06 a.m.
Police in Zurich have launched a search for a blind dog which was taken from the Letzipark shopping centre last Thurs...
Geneva bar closes after staff member tests positive for Covid-19July 29, 2020, 10 a.m.
A Geneva bar will close for the next 10 days after one if its staff tested positive for Covid-19.
Zug prison quarantines after inmate tests positiveJuly 28, 2020, 9:27 a.m.
A prison in canton Zug is in quarantine after an inmate tested positive. The prison says the man didn’t catch t...
Body of washed away 6-year-old found in Lake GenevaJuly 28, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
The body of a 6-year-old girl who was washed away in a storm last summer has been found in Lake Geneva.
Infection rate continues to climb as cantons strengthen pandemic rulesJuly 28, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
The case of the Rooftop bar highlights a wider trend in Geneva: the canton is seeing a surge in Covid-19 cases.
'Superspreader' infects bar-goers and family members in GenevaJuly 28, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
One person infected 20 others at a bar in Geneva over the weekend.
Farmer's field destroyed after teens light fireworkJuly 28, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
A group of teenagers playing with firecrackers are being blamed for a blaze which destroyed 30,000 square metres of a...
Woman trampled by own horse diesJuly 27, 2020, 10:39 a.m.
A woman has died after she was trampled by her own horse at a showjumping competition in canton Schwyz.
Researchers develop formula showing link between lockdown and death ratesJuly 27, 2020, 10:22 a.m.
A study by the University of Bern suggests if the government had waited an extra week before locking down on the 16th...
Four killed in Valais plane crashJuly 27, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
Four people have been killed in a light-plane crash in canton Valais.
Tourism up but much lower than last yearJuly 27, 2020, 10:17 a.m.
While the number of tourists in Switzerland is climbing slightly, it's still significantly lower than this time l...
Federal Health Office calls on cantons to be stricter following infections riseJuly 27, 2020, 10:12 a.m.
The Federal Health Office is calling on cantons to strengthen their controls on social distancing measures in public ...
Car refuses to stop, police open fireJuly 24, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
Vaud police opened fire on a car last night as it smashed through a road block. Four people have been arrested, one i...
Covid-19 outbreak at children's summer camp in GraubündenJuly 24, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
There’s been several infections at a children’s summer camp in Graubünden.
New app may help Geneva nightclubs stay open and safeJuly 24, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
An app to help Geneva nightclubs stay open and customers to stay safe is now being backed by the canton.
Calls for frontalier workers to continue working from homeJuly 24, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
There are calls to allow frontalier workers to continue working from home until the end of the year.
Man arrested for series of animal theftsJuly 24, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
A man has been arrested for a series of animal thefts in canton Vaud. The 22-year-old father of twins from Begnins ha...
Countries on the at-risk list as over 6,000 people in quarantineJuly 24, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
There are now more than 6,000 people in quarantine as they have returned from a country on the government’s at-...