Man pulled dead from River Aare

Man pulled dead from River Aare

Nov. 25, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
After a major search of the River Aare, a man has been pulled dead from the water in canton Solothurn.
President criticised for meeting with autocratic leaders

President criticised for meeting with autocratic leaders

Nov. 22, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
The Swiss president is being criticised in some quarters for a world tour which seems to be focusing on autocratic le...
Plans to further automate parking tickets

Plans to further automate parking tickets

Nov. 22, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Geneva is the only canton in the country that uses camera cars to spot parking violations – but officials want ...
All orange for International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

All orange for International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Nov. 22, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
Buildings in Neuchatel will be lit up in orange from tomorrow for all of next week as the canton marks International ...
18 year old crashes car into Porsche

18 year old crashes car into Porsche

Nov. 22, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
An 18-year-old who’d only had his driving licence for two months has lost it after he crashed his VW Golf into ...
Zurich high-tech Christmas market to prevent attacks

Zurich high-tech Christmas market to prevent attacks

Nov. 21, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
Zurich has installed a high-tech system to prevent any truck attacks on the Christmas market in the city centre.
Switzerland voted onto UNESCO board

Switzerland voted onto UNESCO board

Nov. 21, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
Switzerland has been voted onto the board of the UN’s science and culture body UNESCO.
Prankster changes TV channel to porn in shop window

Prankster changes TV channel to porn in shop window

Nov. 21, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
It’s thought a prankster with a TV remote control changed the channels on a TV in shop window in Zurich.
Geneva makes changes towards chemical-free green spaces

Geneva makes changes towards chemical-free green spaces

Nov. 21, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Geneva has phased out the use of pesticides and chemicals in the city’s parks and other green spaces. 
Controversy over Nazi memorabilia auction

Controversy over Nazi memorabilia auction

Nov. 21, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A Geneva businessman has paid over CHF 13,000 for a top hat once owned by Hitler and a copy of Mein Kampf.
Bribery guide given to new parliamentarians

Bribery guide given to new parliamentarians

Nov. 20, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
With many new parliamentarians entering the Federal Palace after the recent elections, a new guide has been published...
Technical glitch leaves many unable to pay card

Technical glitch leaves many unable to pay card

Nov. 20, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Many people were unable to make credit card payments yesterday morning due to a technical glitch.
Hiking annual death toll  bigger than rock climbing

Hiking annual death toll bigger than rock climbing

Nov. 20, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Every year 184 people die from sport in Switzerland and 400,000 are injured.
Former Geneva judge racks up huge debt

Former Geneva judge racks up huge debt

Nov. 20, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A former Geneva judge is currently in the dock, accused of running up thousands of francs of debt while maintaining s...
Snowfall breaks records and causes avalanches

Snowfall breaks records and causes avalanches

Nov. 19, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
The weekend’s heavy snow has broken records and cut off resorts. 
Archeologists confirm Roman coins discovery

Archeologists confirm Roman coins discovery

Nov. 19, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Archeologists have confirmed a Roman find over the summer is one of the most important for many years.
Man in wheelchair dies in Rhine River

Man in wheelchair dies in Rhine River

Nov. 19, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A man in a wheelchair died yesterday when he fell into the Rhine River in Basel.
Policeman acquitted of CHF 6,000 watch theft

Policeman acquitted of CHF 6,000 watch theft

Nov. 19, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A Geneva policeman has been acquitted of stealing a watch worth more than CHF 6,000 at the International Watch Fair i...
Green parties disappoint at Senate elections

Green parties disappoint at Senate elections

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:22 a.m.
The Green Party, recently flushed with success from its parliamentary election results has failed to repeat the resul...
Extinction  Rebillion targer Geneva private jets

Extinction Rebillion targer Geneva private jets

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:20 a.m.
The environmental group Extinction Rebellion followed through on their threat to target Geneva airport – but fo...
Geneva police hunt knife robbers and bag snatchers

Geneva police hunt knife robbers and bag snatchers

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
Geneva police say they’re actively investigating a spate of robberies around the Usine night club in the Joncti...
Girl injured on first day on slopes

Girl injured on first day on slopes

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:17 a.m.
A small girl has been seriously injured in a ski accident on one of the first days of the season.
Drivers told they have to stop in case of animal hit

Drivers told they have to stop in case of animal hit

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:14 a.m.
Police are warning drivers it’s illegal not to report a collision with a wild animal.
Lake Geneva 'Sea Bubble' concept dead

Lake Geneva 'Sea Bubble' concept dead

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:07 a.m.
The dream of small electrical hydro-foil taxis skimming across Lake Geneva is dead.
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