Swiss football fans linked to far-right organisations

Swiss football fans linked to far-right organisations

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Several Swiss football fans have links with right wing organisations across Europe. 
Snowboarder dies after fall into crevasse

Snowboarder dies after fall into crevasse

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
An Italian snowboarder has died after he fell into a crevasse on the slopes of the Klein Matterhorn on Saturday after...
Drunk driver boxed in by fellow motorists

Drunk driver boxed in by fellow motorists

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A drunk woman driver was stopped by fellow motorists in Geneva when she was spotted zig-zagging on Friday evening wit...
Black Friday scams to be aware of

Black Friday scams to be aware of

Nov. 29, 2019, 10:19 a.m.
Today is Black Friday.
Politicians to discuss growth of Grand Genève

Politicians to discuss growth of Grand Genève

Nov. 29, 2019, 10:15 a.m.
Geneva politicians are calling for a big conversation about the region on how it should handle the economic growth ra...
Football fans riot in Bern after loss

Football fans riot in Bern after loss

Nov. 29, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
There were riots in Bern last night after the football club Young Boys lost a Europa league game against the Portugue...
NGOs pressure government to strengthen sexual violence laws

NGOs pressure government to strengthen sexual violence laws

Nov. 29, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
The government is being pressured to strengthen its sexual violence laws. 
Same number of work permits to be issued to non-EU nationals

Same number of work permits to be issued to non-EU nationals

Nov. 28, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
The government says it will issue the same amount of work permits next year to non-EU nationals as it did this year &...
Humanitarian Aid Unit sent to help Albania earthquake crisis

Humanitarian Aid Unit sent to help Albania earthquake crisis

Nov. 28, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
Switzerland is joining other international rescue operations in Albania after a major earthquake struck in the early ...
Escalade runners refused free public transport

Escalade runners refused free public transport

Nov. 28, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Runners in this year’s Course de l’Escalade in Geneva will not be entitled to free public transport.
Lausanne to lower speed limit to cut noise pollution

Lausanne to lower speed limit to cut noise pollution

Nov. 28, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
In an effort to cut noise pollution, several roads in Lausanne will have a lower speed limit overnight.
Former national football team manager dies

Former national football team manager dies

Nov. 27, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
The former manager of the Swiss national football team Jakob Kühn has died at the age of 76 after a long illness.
Switzerland drinking far more local beers

Switzerland drinking far more local beers

Nov. 27, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Beer is booming in Switzerland – helped by a massive growth in independent breweries – and the hot summer.
Controversy after school stops kids singing Christian Christmas songs

Controversy after school stops kids singing Christian Christmas songs

Nov. 27, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
A school in Wil in canton Sankt Gallen is under fire after staff stopped the children from singing traditional Christ...
Geneva politicians allowed to wear religious symbols

Geneva politicians allowed to wear religious symbols

Nov. 27, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A Geneva court has ruled elected politicians are able to wear religious symbols. 
Grand Genève public transport revamp approaching

Grand Genève public transport revamp approaching

Nov. 26, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Public transport in the Grand Genève region will be changing dramatically next month with the opening of the n...
Locals donate to Afghan family after house burns down

Locals donate to Afghan family after house burns down

Nov. 26, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Locals are donating to an Afghan family in canton Schwyz after a spectacular car crash burnt down their home and they...
Servette Football Club denied new training ground

Servette Football Club denied new training ground

Nov. 26, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Geneva’s Servette Football Club, which is having a good run on the pitch at the moment, failed in the last minu...
Doctors warned not to prescribe antibiotics for flu

Doctors warned not to prescribe antibiotics for flu

Nov. 26, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Doctors in Switzerland are being urged not to give in to patient demands and not prescribe antibiotics for flu or col...
Binge drinking increasing in Switzerland

Binge drinking increasing in Switzerland

Nov. 25, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
We’re drinking less and less – but when we do, we go for it.
'Green Wave' continues in run-off elections

'Green Wave' continues in run-off elections

Nov. 25, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
The last run-off elections for the Swiss Senate have been completed and the Greens have managed to secure another sea...
Storms and snowfall batter areas across Switzerland

Storms and snowfall batter areas across Switzerland

Nov. 25, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Strong winds and heavy snow affected many areas of the country over the weekend. 
Geneva votes in favour of restricting airport noise pollution

Geneva votes in favour of restricting airport noise pollution

Nov. 25, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Geneva voters have decisively approved an initiative designed to cut noise pollution at the airport. In the end over ...
Charges dropped against Dignitas clinic death doctor

Charges dropped against Dignitas clinic death doctor

Nov. 25, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
All charges have been dropped against a doctor after a British woman who was accompanying her 95-year-old mother to Z...
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