Dead woman found in Rialto pool, Basel

Dead woman found in Rialto pool, Basel

Jan. 25, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Early morning swimmers at the Rialto pool in Basel made the grim discovery that a woman had died in the water.
Man found dead in Ittigen, Bern

Man found dead in Ittigen, Bern

Jan. 25, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
Bern police have launched a major investigation after a dead man was found outside a building in Ittigen, near the city.
Bus driver told to continue driving despite bald tyres

Bus driver told to continue driving despite bald tyres

Jan. 25, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
Basel public transport is under fire for telling a bus driver it is ok to drive his bus with bald tyres.
Survey concludes Switzerland best country to live in

Survey concludes Switzerland best country to live in

Jan. 24, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Switzerland is the best country to live in. 
Avalanche damages cable car in Säntis

Avalanche damages cable car in Säntis

Jan. 24, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Further avalanches in the Säntis regions have damaged a cable car and closed pistes.
Arrests made over dead baby

Arrests made over dead baby

Jan. 24, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
Bern cantonal police have made two arrests in connection with a dead baby found in a plastic rubbish bag in Reconvili...
Geneva explosion reported by US embassy

Geneva explosion reported by US embassy

Jan. 24, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
A brief panic was triggered in Geneva yesterday afternoon after the US embassy in Bern sent a report of an explosion ...
Switzerland called upon for latest US-Iran spat

Switzerland called upon for latest US-Iran spat

Jan. 23, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
The Swiss ambassador in Iran has been summoned to explain why a journalist working for the Iranian broadcaster Press ...
Swiss President opens Davos meeting heralding direct democracy

Swiss President opens Davos meeting heralding direct democracy

Jan. 23, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
The Swiss president, Ueli Maurer, has opened the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, highlighting the values of di...
Major pile up disrupts A2 autoroute near Hagnau

Major pile up disrupts A2 autoroute near Hagnau

Jan. 23, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Five were injured – one seriously - in a major pile up on the A2 autoroute yesterday morning near Hagnau. 
Political group spends entire campaign budget on incorrect fliers

Political group spends entire campaign budget on incorrect fliers

Jan. 23, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
A political group in Zurich has spent its entire publicity budget on the wrong flyers. 
Zurich woman in custody on suspicion of murdering son, 4

Zurich woman in custody on suspicion of murdering son, 4

Jan. 23, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A 30-year-old woman is in custody in Zurich on suspicion of murdering her 4-year-old son.
Police congregate in Davos for World Economic Meeting

Police congregate in Davos for World Economic Meeting

Jan. 22, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Police units from all over the country are in Davos, as the World Economic Forum meeting starts today.
Swan cull permitted in canton Nidwalden

Swan cull permitted in canton Nidwalden

Jan. 22, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Federal wildlife authorities have given the green light to canton Nidwalden to kill swans.
New aquarium at Basel Zoo to be voted on

New aquarium at Basel Zoo to be voted on

Jan. 22, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Environmental groups have collected enough signatures to force a vote on the building of a new aquarium at Basel Zoo.
Half of CEOs in Switzerland pessimistic about world economy

Half of CEOs in Switzerland pessimistic about world economy

Jan. 22, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
As business and political leaders meet in Davos, a survey shows there’s increasing pessimism about the future o...
WWI artillery shells evacuate police station in Aargau

WWI artillery shells evacuate police station in Aargau

Jan. 22, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
A police station in Rheinfelden in canton Aargau had to be evacuated yesterday after a worker from a local recycling ...
Number of lonely people being scammed on the rise

Number of lonely people being scammed on the rise

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
An investigation by the SonntagsBlick newspaper shows the amount of single and lonely people being scammed online in ...
Woman dies crossing road after speed camera removed

Woman dies crossing road after speed camera removed

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
A 67-year-old woman has been killed while crossing a road in canton Ticino, and locals say it was a decision to remov...
Right-wing leader rallies against new Swiss-EU deal

Right-wing leader rallies against new Swiss-EU deal

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Veteran right-wing leader Christoph Blocher is warning a new agreement Switzerland is due to sign with the EU would a...
Two killed in weekend avalanches

Two killed in weekend avalanches

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Two people have been killed in separate avalanches over the weekend.
Anti-capitalists march in protest of World Economic Forum

Anti-capitalists march in protest of World Economic Forum

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:05 a.m.
Hundreds of anti-capitalists marched through Bern on Saturday afternoon protesting the World Economic Forum’s m...
Armed robbers escape to France

Armed robbers escape to France

Jan. 18, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Two armed robbers successfully escaped to France after opening fire on Geneva police officers.
Brexit leaves Theresa May unable to attend Davos meeting

Brexit leaves Theresa May unable to attend Davos meeting

Jan. 18, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
British Prime Minister Theresa May is the latest world leader to say she won’t be attending the World Economic ...
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