Cantons restrict outdoor fires during heatwaveJuly 25, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
Several cantons have brought in strict restrictions on outdoor fires as the country swelters.
Geneva to protect vineyards by culling deerJuly 25, 2019, 9:59 a.m.
Geneva is continuing to cull deer as the numbers are posing a problem for wine growers.
Geneva to monitor elderly during heatwaveJuly 25, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
As the heatwave continues, the City of Geneva is stepping up its monitoring of elderly residents.
Headless body found near Swiss borderJuly 25, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
A headless body has been found in a French field just 10 meters away from the Swiss border.
Decrease in migration to SwitzerlandJuly 24, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Fewer people are moving to Switzerland from the EU and Efta states.
Belgian paraglider dies in canton ValaisJuly 24, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A paraglider has died in canton Valais after plunging 3,000 meters to his death.
Pilot accuses passengers of giving incorrect weight in 2016 crashJuly 24, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
A light aircraft pilot is blaming his passengers for not giving their correct weight for a crash in canton Schaffhaus...
Facebook post of burglar photo frustrates policeJuly 24, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A burglary victim in canton Thurgau is taking the law into his own hands – and the local police are not happy.
Foreign ministry accepts tobacco moneyJuly 23, 2019, 11:27 a.m.
The foreign ministry is being criticized for accepting money from the global tobacco company Philip Morris.
Italian coach driver caught without valid licenceJuly 23, 2019, 11:25 a.m.
An Italian coach driver has been arrested in canton Valais for not having a valid driving licence.
Fox bites woman in her sleepJuly 23, 2019, 11:23 a.m.
A patient at Zurich University Hospital was bitten by a fox during the night. The woman was asleep at the time.
Couple stranded on Lake Gruyère islandJuly 23, 2019, 11:21 a.m.
A couple found themselves stranded on a small island in the middle of Lake Gruyère on Sunday after a storm rip...
Airspace near-misses doubles over one yearJuly 22, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Swiss airspace is getting more dangerous.
Corporate tax changes could cost Switzerland CHF 10bnJuly 22, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Plans by G20 nations to change corporate tax rules could hit Switzerland – and other countries have been invite...
Taxi driver resigns after driving cab down stairsJuly 22, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
A taxi driver in the town of Zug has decided to resign after he drove his cab down a flight of stairs near the main s...
Switzerland's most dangerous jihadist capturedJuly 22, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A man described as Switzerland’s most dangerous jihadist has been captured in Syria.
5,000 parade through Vevey for Fêtes des VigneronsJuly 19, 2019, 10:08 a.m.
The spectacular Fêtes des Vignerons kicked off last night with a procession of over 5,000 people through the st...
Zurich mayor proposes right to vote for non-SwissJuly 19, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
The mayor of Zurich says she wants to give non-Swiss the right to vote in local elections.
Family of drowned Irishman left in dark by Zurich policeJuly 19, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
An Irish family says they are frustrated at the lack of information from the Zurich police after their son died in a ...
British man caught with suitcase of antelope meatJuly 19, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
A man has been caught with 23 kilos of antelope meat from South Africa in Brig in canton Valais.
The Fêtes des Vignerons beginsJuly 18, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
The Fêtes des Vignerons kicks off later today.
Dogs cool off in DIY storesJuly 18, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
The Do It Yourself chain, Jumbo, is allowing dogs inside its stores at the moment while the weather is hot.
Bakery near festival must close overnightJuly 18, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Festival goers in Bern will have to go hungry overnight.
FM could be switched off by 2022July 18, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
FM radio could be switched off earlier than planned.