Woman, 75, stabs boy, 7, in BaselMarch 22, 2019, 8:23 a.m.
Basel police are investigating if the murder of a 7-year-old boy by a 75-year-old woman was racially motivated.
Two in court for sex tape blackmailMarch 21, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Two people are in court in Zurich accused of blackmailing one of their cousins with a sex video.
Amnesty International slams 'inhumane' Swiss voteMarch 21, 2019, 10:17 a.m.
The human rights group, Amnesty International, is slamming a vote by the Swiss parliament to automatically deport any...
Swiss Federal Railways warns of train-line closuresMarch 21, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways is warning there will be more replacement bus services running this year as the company upgrad...
City dwellers prefer more pedestrian and bicycle areasMarch 21, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
People living in cities say they like the public transport system but don’t like traffic jams and traffic noise.
Overturned truck spills liquid manure across roadMarch 21, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
25 tonnes of liquid manure was spilt when a truck overturned on its way to a farm in canton Aargau.
Biggest Swiss online retailer to accept bitcoin paymentsMarch 20, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
The country’s biggest online retailer says it has started accepting bitcoin and other crypto-currencies.
Switzerland suffers cash machine crime waveMarch 20, 2019, 8:52 a.m.
Switzerland is fighting a sustained crime wave against cash machines.
Swiss Federal Railways' punctuality fallsMarch 20, 2019, 8:50 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways is doing well financially, but punctuality is falling.
Muslims demonstrate in Geneva against IslamophobiaMarch 20, 2019, 8:48 a.m.
Around 200 Muslims demonstrated on the Place des Nations in Geneva yesterday, demanding more protection in the wake o...
Watch auction cancelled after CHF 200,000 stolenMarch 20, 2019, 8:45 a.m.
A watch auction due to be held tomorrow in Zurich has had to be canceled after watches worth an estimated CHF 200,000...
False siren alarms distress Bern residentsMarch 19, 2019, 10:22 a.m.
A series of false siren alarms in Bern is annoying the residents – and worrying them at the same time.
Police search for almost-robbers near French borderMarch 19, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
Geneva and French police are searching for a group of would-be robbers who blew up a cash machine at the Raiffeisen b...
US pressures Switzerland to stop using HuaweiMarch 19, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
The United States is pressuring Switzerland to stop using technology built by the Chinese firm Huawei, saying it coul...
Train stations offer passengers free online magazinesMarch 19, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Train passengers are being offered the chance to read several online magazines for free while waiting at the station.
Boy, 5, dies from falling rockMarch 19, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A five-year-old boy has died while playing on a farm in Niederurnen in canton Glarus.
Government hopes burka law will see off national banMarch 18, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
The government has published its plan it hopes will see off an upcoming national vote which seeks to ban all face-cov...
Man found dead in ValaisMarch 18, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A man has been found dead in Valais after being reported missing. Police were searching for the 60-year-old after bei...
Girl missing in ZurichMarch 18, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Zurich cantonal police are searching for a 12-year-old girl who went missing on Friday.
Drone pilots will need to register from next yearMarch 18, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
All drone users will soon have to register their machines. Switzerland will follow new EU regulations which means any...
Car show visitors down on previous yearMarch 18, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
The Geneva International Motor Show has ended, with visitor numbers well down on previous years and failing to hit th...
Girl attacked by dog covers for friendMarch 15, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Yesterday’s reports of a 16-year-old girl being attacked by a dog while she was waiting for a bus in canton Sch...
Climate protests to take place around EuropeMarch 15, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
The heavy rain and strong winds that are expected across the country today will not deter thousands who are planning ...
Cheese experiment concludes hip-hop produces better tasteMarch 15, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Playing hip-hop music to cheese makes it taste better.