Nuclear power plant safety worries inspectors

Nuclear power plant safety worries inspectors

Feb. 1, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
Nuclear inspectors say they’ve uncovered a worrying lack of safety protocols at the Leibstadt power plant near ...
Gender pay gap widening

Gender pay gap widening

Feb. 1, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
Despite efforts to close the gender pay gap – new figures from the Federal Statistics Office show it’s wi...
Study suggests language learning in sleep possible

Study suggests language learning in sleep possible

Feb. 1, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A study by the University of Bern suggests you could learn a language while asleep.
Driver's license taken on spot after major accident

Driver's license taken on spot after major accident

Feb. 1, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
A 22 year old driver had to hand over her licence on the spot after a dangerous overtaking maneuver caused a major ac...
SUV obsession increasing CO2 production

SUV obsession increasing CO2 production

Jan. 31, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
We’re driving dirtier cars – and contributing to climate change.
WhatsApp ban for teachers in Wintherthur

WhatsApp ban for teachers in Wintherthur

Jan. 31, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
Teachers in Winterthur in canton Zurich have been banned from using WhatsApp to communicate with parents and students.
Turkish tourist, 69, dies in Bernese Oberland

Turkish tourist, 69, dies in Bernese Oberland

Jan. 31, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
A 69-year-old Turkish tourist has died in the Bernese Oberland after falling down a cliff while skiing near Zweisimmen.
Swiss sociologist under fire for Venezuelan leader support

Swiss sociologist under fire for Venezuelan leader support

Jan. 31, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
The Swiss sociologist Jean Ziegler is being criticized for supporting the Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro.
Léman Express train countdown begins

Léman Express train countdown begins

Jan. 30, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
A countdown clock has been started marking 319 days until the opening of the Léman Express train link.
Geneva police charged with car chase speeding fine

Geneva police charged with car chase speeding fine

Jan. 30, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
The Federal Court has upheld a speeding fine against a Geneva police officer while on a car chase.
Elderly couple suspected of shooting cat

Elderly couple suspected of shooting cat

Jan. 30, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
An elderly couple are in custody in Zurich suspected of shooting and seriously injuring a cat.
Switzerland declared one of least corrupt countries

Switzerland declared one of least corrupt countries

Jan. 30, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Switzerland is one of the least corrupt countries in the world, according to a new report from Transparency Internati...
Geneva judge falls asleep in court

Geneva judge falls asleep in court

Jan. 30, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
A court case in Geneva is likely to be scrapped as the judge fell asleep on the bench.
Post office test drone crashes into Lake Zurich

Post office test drone crashes into Lake Zurich

Jan. 29, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
The post office says it will stop drone tests for the time being after one crashed into Lake Zurich on Friday.
Further agreements made between Switzerland and UK

Further agreements made between Switzerland and UK

Jan. 29, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
Switzerland and the UK have signed further agreements on trade which will come into force if Britain crashes out of t...
Manhunt for youths involved in service station hold up

Manhunt for youths involved in service station hold up

Jan. 29, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Neuchâtel police are hunting for two 16-year olds they believe are responsible for holding up a service station...
Elderly man dies wandering onto autoroute

Elderly man dies wandering onto autoroute

Jan. 29, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A 79-year-old man died on the A1 autoroute yesterday afternoon at Niederwil when he wandered onto the road after a cr...
Swiss anti-riot company denies Yellow Vest responsibility

Swiss anti-riot company denies Yellow Vest responsibility

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
The Swiss maker of anti-riot weapons say they’re not to blame of a series of serious injuries during the yellow...
No Swiss detectives sent to examine Panama Papers

No Swiss detectives sent to examine Panama Papers

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
Switzerland has not sent any financial detectives to Germany to examine the leaked Panama Papers.
Teens attack train conductor requesting tickets

Teens attack train conductor requesting tickets

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Four teenagers were arrested after attacking a train conductor.
Family seriously injured following crash with tractor

Family seriously injured following crash with tractor

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
A family of four have been seriously injured after their car crashed into a tractor which had a gripper on the front.
Child's body recovered from burned apartment

Child's body recovered from burned apartment

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A child’s body has been recovered after an apartment building burnt to the ground in canton Bern.
Manhunt for robber in Coop hold up

Manhunt for robber in Coop hold up

Jan. 25, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
Zurich police are hunting a man who held up staff at a Coop shop in Oerlikon and got away with several thousand francs.
Young climate activist travels to Basel town hall

Young climate activist travels to Basel town hall

Jan. 25, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, Greta Thunberg is traveling to Basel today after addressing a crowd at the ...
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