Swiss national arrested on international arms trading charges

Swiss national arrested on international arms trading charges

July 17, 2019, 10:59 a.m.
Police in canton Ticino are investigating the background of a Swiss national who’s been arrested in an Italian ...
Woman transfers CHF 160,000 in online romance scam

Woman transfers CHF 160,000 in online romance scam

July 17, 2019, 10:55 a.m.
Despite constant warnings from the police, another lovelorn person has lost tens of thousands of francs to an online ...
Asian tiger mosquitos found in Zurich

Asian tiger mosquitos found in Zurich

July 17, 2019, 10:36 a.m.
Asian tiger mosquitos have been discovered in Zurich. 
Zurich sex worker blackmails client

Zurich sex worker blackmails client

July 17, 2019, 10:28 a.m.
A Zurich sex worker has been fined after trying to blackmail one of her clients.
Helicopter downdraft blows man off truck

Helicopter downdraft blows man off truck

July 17, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
A man has been seriously injured after being blown off his truck by helicopter downdraft.
Moon to turn red for tonight's lunar eclipse

Moon to turn red for tonight's lunar eclipse

July 16, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Sky watchers will be treated to a full lunar eclipse tonight. 
Rent prices rise in Zurich and Geneva

Rent prices rise in Zurich and Geneva

July 16, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Rents are continuing to climb – with Zurich and Geneva being the most expensive places to live.
Teddy bear hiding drugs intercepted at customs

Teddy bear hiding drugs intercepted at customs

July 16, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
Customs officers have intercepted a large consignment of marijuana hidden inside a teddy bear.
Mystery plagues Valais forest

Mystery plagues Valais forest

July 16, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
A village in Valais is asking for federal help as a major part of a local forest seems to be dying - and no one knows...
Body found in Zug public toilets

Body found in Zug public toilets

July 16, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
A body has been found in a public toilet in the town of Zug. 
Patrol Swiss lead pilot escapes disciplinary action

Patrol Swiss lead pilot escapes disciplinary action

July 15, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
The lead pilot of the aerobatic team the Patrol Swiss, will not face any disciplinary action after the team performed...
Zurich airport at centre of air-travel disputes over weekend

Zurich airport at centre of air-travel disputes over weekend

July 15, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
New take-off and landing rules being considered at Zurich airport could risk its status as a hub airport. 
Trains and engines to be sold off

Trains and engines to be sold off

July 15, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
If you’ve ever wanted to own your own train, now’s the time. 
Car veers off road killing one man and injuring the other

Car veers off road killing one man and injuring the other

July 15, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
A man died and another was seriously injured after their car left the road and ploughed across a field in canton Schwyz.
Swisscom admits deleting customer information from cloud

Swisscom admits deleting customer information from cloud

July 12, 2019, 11:04 a.m.
Swisscom is admitting it has accidently deleted photos, music and other files from its cloud-based storage system.
2018 drought damaged Swiss forests

2018 drought damaged Swiss forests

July 12, 2019, 11:02 a.m.
Last year’s extended heatwave damaged forests in Switzerland. 
Passengers evacuated from funicular

Passengers evacuated from funicular

July 12, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
Around 300 people had to be evacuated from the Niesenbahn funicular railway in canton Bern after a technical fault br...
Geneva hospital staff 'stressed and exhausted'

Geneva hospital staff 'stressed and exhausted'

July 12, 2019, 10:07 a.m.
A reorganization at the Geneva Cantonal Hospital is failing according to staff.
UK-Swiss information sharing agreement signed in case of no-deal Brexit

UK-Swiss information sharing agreement signed in case of no-deal Brexit

July 11, 2019, 10 a.m.
The Swiss Justice Minister Karin Keller-Sutter has signed an agreement with the UK which guarantees the two countries...
Woman sexually assaulted and robbed in Solothurn

Woman sexually assaulted and robbed in Solothurn

July 11, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Solothurn police are hunting a man and calling for witnesses after a 43-year-old woman was sexually assaulted and rob...
Swiss system could cut plane boarding time in half

Swiss system could cut plane boarding time in half

July 11, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
A new Swiss system could cut the amount of time it takes to board a plane.
Minibus passenger dies in A1 van collision

Minibus passenger dies in A1 van collision

July 11, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A minibus passenger died yesterday on the A1 autoroute after a crash into a parked van.
Doctor avoids jail after accepting suicide request

Doctor avoids jail after accepting suicide request

July 10, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
A doctor has avoided jail after assisting the suicide of a woman who was mentally ill.  
Basel water still contaminated

Basel water still contaminated

July 10, 2019, 10:16 a.m.
Residents in and around Basel are being warned tap water still may not be safe to drink.
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