Lausanne student likely left brain dead after parasol strikeMarch 28, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A young student is in a coma and doctors doubt she’ll ever regain consciousness after being struck by a parasol...
Yellow Vests to protest anti-riot weapon factoryMarch 28, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A yellow vest protest is being planned outside a weapons factory in canton Bern that makes the anti-riot projectile l...
Trace blood leaves man with 5 year robbery sentenceMarch 28, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
A man has been sentenced to 5 years in prison after a robbery at a bank in canton Valais in 2015, just because he lef...
Electrical fire blacks out central ZurichMarch 28, 2019, 9:07 a.m.
A fire in an electrical sub-station plunged central Zurich into darkness at the height of rush hour last night.
Denmark scores 3 goals in last 10 minutes of match against SwitzerlandMarch 27, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Swiss football fans are in a state of shock after the national team threw away a three-goal lead in a European qualif...
Switzerland likely to vote on biannual clock changesMarch 27, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
It’s likely voters will have the final say on whether Switzerland will follow the EU on abolishing changing the...
Man accidentally shoots granddaughter with arrowMarch 27, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
A man faces charges after accidentally shooting his 7-year-old granddaughter with an arrow.
Protesters march through Lausanne against trading companiesMarch 27, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Around 200 protestors marched in Lausanne yesterday as the city hosted a major conference of commodity trading compan...
Man over the limit drives onto railway tracksMarch 27, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A 63-year-old man has had his driving licence taken away after he drove onto the tracks at a railway station in canto...
Violent crime rates stabilise across countryMarch 26, 2019, 10:09 a.m.
The number of violent crimes in Switzerland is stable, thefts are down but fraud is up.
Police demand more traffic law lenienceMarch 26, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
Police unions in French speaking Switzerland are demanding a change in the traffic laws to give more protection to &l...
Tyre change season beginsMarch 26, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
With the weather warming up – the tyre change season is now underway.
New Swiss car rule in Italy leaves frontier workers fumingMarch 26, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Frontier workers in Ticino are fuming at new Italian rules which forbid them driving a Swiss registered car in Italy.
Hired hackers find second e-vote flawMarch 26, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
"White hackers" have found another flaw in an e-voting system.
Formula E championships may come to GenevaMarch 26, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Organizers of the electric Formula E championships say they’re examining the streets of Geneva to see if a race...
Winter electricity shortages future possibilityMarch 25, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
The head of the electricity generating company Alpiq, says there’s a danger of winter electricity shortages unl...
Avalanche kills one, injuries anotherMarch 25, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
One has died and another injured after being caught up in an avalanche yesterday morning.
Bill submitted to force Facebook to have office in SwitzerlandMarch 25, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
Facebook and other tech giants may be forced to have an office in Switzerland if they wish to operate in the country.
Police tear gas party-goers at train stationMarch 25, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Basel police used tear gas to break up a large party at a train station.
Motorcyclist crashes and dies in ZugMarch 25, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
A motorcyclist died in the early hours of Sunday morning in canton Zug.
Montreux to vote again on music centre renovationMarch 22, 2019, 8:36 a.m.
It looks likely voters in Montreux will get a second chance to decide if the Music and Convention Centre should be re...
Body of American man, 20, found in ValaisMarch 22, 2019, 8:33 a.m.
The body of a 20-year-old American man has been found in canton Valais.
Woman charged with manslaughter after boat incidentMarch 22, 2019, 8:30 a.m.
A woman has been convicted of manslaughter after a 29-year-old woman died in Lake Zurich in 2017.
Green Party urges more 5G studies in VaudMarch 22, 2019, 8:26 a.m.
The Green Party in canton Vaud is calling for more studies into the effect of mobile phone radio transmissions before...