Marchers fight plans for asylum centreOct. 5, 2020, 6:42 a.m.
Hundreds marched in Geneva over the weekend against plans to build a detention centre for failed asylum seekers.
Asian hornet nest gassed in GenevaOct. 5, 2020, 6:39 a.m.
Over the weekend, Geneva firefighters used miniature technology to track down an Asian hornet nest.
More infections and Zurich club closedOct. 2, 2020, 9:17 a.m.
The latest numbers from the Federal Health Office show there were 550 new infections in the last 24 hours with 18 peo...
School students fight 't-shirt of shame'Oct. 2, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
Students at a school in Geneva are protesting after staff introduced a so-called t-shirt of shame.
Geneva parliament rejects dress code for itself - but will discuss school uniformsOct. 2, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
The dress code issue is also being discussed at the Geneva cantonal parliament. Deputies have voted not to impose one...
Robbers get only broken watchesOct. 2, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
Armed robbers in Lausanne only got away with three broken watches yesterday afternoon.
Switzerland escapes second waveOct. 1, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
Switzerland has so far escaped a second wave of infections and cantons are doing an excellent job on track and trace.
Horrific crash kills father and one year oldOct. 1, 2020, 6:57 a.m.
Investigators are examining a horrific crash in Ticino which killed a 43-year-old father and his one-year old son.
SNB intervening heavily to keep CHF downOct. 1, 2020, 6:54 a.m.
Figures released yesterday show the Swiss National Bank has been intervening heavily in the currency markets to keep ...
SVP MP fined for punching foreignerOct. 1, 2020, 6:52 a.m.
A Swiss People’s Party parliamentarian for canton Basel City has been fined for punching a foreigner in the face.
One of world's biggest aircraft makes final flight from SwitzerlandOct. 1, 2020, 6:37 a.m.
Plane spotters had their last chance to watch one of the world’s biggest aircraft leave from Switzerland.
Canton Zurich could be breaking law on refusing sex-worker permitsSept. 30, 2020, 6:58 a.m.
Canton Zurich is under fire for possibility breaking the law on the free movement of EU nationals by refusing permits...
Second man dies falling from same window in ZurichSept. 30, 2020, 6:55 a.m.
A man has died after falling from a brothel window in Zurich – the second death of its type in the last three y...
National broadcaster to cut jobs amid downturnSept. 30, 2020, 6:50 a.m.
The Swiss Broadcasting Corporation is to sack 250 people over the next three years – blaming the coronavirus.
Geneva debate calls for working support to be extendedSept. 30, 2020, 6:47 a.m.
Geneva business leaders, journalists, trade unionists and politicians are calling for an extension of the reduced wor...
Bike owner says she'll search for rest of her lifeSept. 30, 2020, 6:45 a.m.
A Zurich woman says she will search for her stolen bike for the rest of her life. Milena Moser’s bike was stole...
Bus gets stuck on farmSept. 30, 2020, 6:43 a.m.
Lausanne commuters suffered a double problem trying to get into work on Monday after a derailment stopped the Lausann...
Two more Covid deaths over weekendSept. 29, 2020, 8:03 a.m.
The Federal Health Office says there have been 782 new cases of covid-19 in the last 72 hours and two more have died.
Swiss voters don't want US fighter jetsSept. 29, 2020, 8:01 a.m.
After the weekend’s narrow acceptance to buy new fighter jets – a survey suggests there’s strong op...
Geneva wage law may not come in until 2021Sept. 29, 2020, 7:40 a.m.
Workers hoping for a pay rise in Geneva after the weekend’s adoption of the minimum wage law may have to wait a...
Power cut hits central GenevaSept. 29, 2020, 7:38 a.m.
A flood knocked out power to many areas of central Geneva yesterday morning. The outage hit the main shopping distric...
Swiss tourists quarantined in AustriaSept. 29, 2020, 7:36 a.m.
A small group of Swiss tourists have been quarantined in Austria after visiting a restaurant which later reported a p...
Geneva New Year's Party binnedSept. 29, 2020, 7:34 a.m.
More cancellations. The City of Geneva has confirmed the traditional New Year’s celebrations around the lake wi...
Voters reject move to stop EU free movementSept. 28, 2020, 6:49 a.m.
Voters have roundly rejected an initiative launched by the right-wing Swiss People’s Party to limit immigration...