Lausanne student likely left brain dead after parasol strike

Lausanne student likely left brain dead after parasol strike

March 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 factory

Yellow Vests to protest anti-riot weapon factory

March 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 sentence

Trace blood leaves man with 5 year robbery sentence

March 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 Zurich

Electrical fire blacks out central Zurich

March 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 Switzerland

Denmark scores 3 goals in last 10 minutes of match against Switzerland

March 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 changes

Switzerland likely to vote on biannual clock changes

March 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 arrow

Man accidentally shoots granddaughter with arrow

March 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 companies

Protesters march through Lausanne against trading companies

March 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 tracks

Man over the limit drives onto railway tracks

March 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 country

Violent crime rates stabilise across country

March 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 lenience

Police demand more traffic law lenience

March 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 begins

Tyre change season begins

March 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 fuming

New Swiss car rule in Italy leaves frontier workers fuming

March 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 flaw

Hired hackers find second e-vote flaw

March 26, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
"White hackers" have found another flaw in an e-voting system.
Formula E championships may come to Geneva

Formula E championships may come to Geneva

March 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 possibility

Winter electricity shortages future possibility

March 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 another

Avalanche kills one, injuries another

March 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 Switzerland

Bill submitted to force Facebook to have office in Switzerland

March 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 station

Police tear gas party-goers at train station

March 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 Zug

Motorcyclist crashes and dies in Zug

March 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 renovation

Montreux to vote again on music centre renovation

March 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 Valais

Body of American man, 20, found in Valais

March 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 incident

Woman charged with manslaughter after boat incident

March 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 Vaud

Green Party urges more 5G studies in Vaud

March 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...
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