Majority of Swiss still consuming traditional mediaNov. 22, 2018, 9:25 a.m.
Traditional media, such as television and radio, remain popular in Switzerland, despite the rise of Netflix and music...
Switzerland will not be signing the UN Migration PactNov. 22, 2018, 9:18 a.m.
Switzerland is joining a growing list of countries not signing up to the UN Migration Pact, but the government is kee...
Scabies warning over Whatsapp causes parent outrageNov. 22, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Parents with children in a Zurich school are outraged they were told there was a scabies outbreak by WhatsApp.
Breast-feeding mother thrown out of council chamberNov. 22, 2018, 9:14 a.m.
A young mother was thrown out of the Basel City council chamber for breast-feeding her two-month-old baby last night.
Swiss influencer loses Instagram account to hackerNov. 22, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
A Swiss social media influencer has had her Instagram account hacked and she says she’s lost everything.
CHF 150m demand to build catastrophe communications systemNov. 22, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
The government is asking parliament for CHF 150m to build a disaster proof communications system so authorities can k...
New numbers find 4 tonnes of medication wasted dailyNov. 21, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
We waste about a billion francs worth of pharmaceuticals every year – and are not disposing of the drugs properly.
Survey finds 72% of homes unprepared for crisisNov. 21, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
The Swiss government has long recommended each household has enough food to last for seven days in case of a crisis.&...
Sankt Gallen drug bust unearths CHF 800,000 of cocaineNov. 21, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Police in Sankt Gallen are celebrating a big drug bust, where they also believe they’ve arrested a major kingpin.
Hairdressers lose business after booking website hackNov. 21, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
It may not seem like a matter of national importance, but hairdressers across the country are tearing their own hair ...
Rural kids have better motor skills that urban kidsNov. 21, 2018, 9:11 a.m.
Kids that grow up in the country have better motor and coordination skills than those in the city.
Drunk stranger in couple's bed offers honey as apologyNov. 20, 2018, 10:04 a.m.
The story of the young drunk man ending up in the wrong house and bed in Chur has a convivial ending.
Rate of HIV infections at all time lowNov. 20, 2018, 10 a.m.
The number of HIV infections is at an all time low, and experts hope it marks an important milestone.
Thieves spend weekend cracking safe in ZugNov. 20, 2018, 9:57 a.m.
Thieves spent the weekend in a commercial building in canton Zug, breaking down walls and doors and cracking the safe.
Zurich barista makes world's best coffeeNov. 20, 2018, 9:54 a.m.
You can get the best coffee in the world in Zurich.
Man, 21, shot dead in YverdonNov. 19, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
A 21-year-old was shot dead in Yverdon on Saturday night.
Army apologises over CHF 121m civil servants' annual expensesNov. 19, 2018, 9:01 a.m.
Swiss civil servants rack up CHF 121m in expenses over the course of an average year, leading to an apology from the ...
Pharmaceutical sector out-earns bankersNov. 19, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
Bankers are not the highest earners in Switzerland any more.
Major police operation catches 13 burglars in AargauNov. 19, 2018, 8:55 a.m.
Authorities in canton Aargau netted 13 burglars over the weekend in a major operation combining different agenci...
Couple wake up to find drunk stranger in bedNov. 19, 2018, 8:51 a.m.
A young couple in Chur had a shock when at 4.15 am on Saturday they were woken by a strange drunk man slumping down i...
Worries mount of MS13 gang operating in SwitzerlandNov. 16, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
There are worries the dangerous criminal gang MS13 could soon be operating in Switzerland.
Islamic scholar, Ramadan, released as rape investigations continueNov. 16, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
The Swiss Islamic scholar, Tariq Ramadan is to be released from custody in France as investigations into allegations ...
Geneva workers protest pension cutsNov. 16, 2018, 9:08 a.m.
Around 1,000 public workers marched in Geneva yesterday, protesting a cut in their pensions.
Woman gives birth along autoroute in canton SchwyzNov. 16, 2018, 9:04 a.m.
A woman gave birth on the side of the A4 autoroute near Küssnacht in canton Schwyz yesterday morning.