Hong Kong moves gold to Switzerland and SingaporeSept. 18, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
Millions of dollars’ worth of gold is being moved out of Hong Kong – much of it is said to be heading to ...
Police use taser after man attacks with knifeSept. 18, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Lucerne police had to use tasers to bring down a 39-year-old man who attacked an officer with a knife yesterday morning.
Woman's lost wallet returned 31 years laterSept. 18, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
A woman in Winterthur has had her wallet returned to her – 31 years after it was stolen.
Man held on suspicion of robbing same bank twiceSept. 18, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
A man suspected of robbing the same bank in Basel twice in a matter of months is now in custody, according to the can...
Zurich police start global trendSept. 17, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Zurich police have launched a world-wide trend.
Gay couple brutally attacked in ZurichSept. 17, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Zurich police are hunting for five men who brutally attacked a gay couple in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Fête des Vignerons expected to make CHF 16m lossSept. 17, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
The massive Fête des Vignerons – the winegrowers festival – held every 20 years or so is set to mak...
Scientists debunk oldest person conspiracy theoriesSept. 17, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Swiss and French scientists have torn apart several conspiracy theories relating to the oldest person who ever lived.
Parents have no right to home-school, court rulesSept. 17, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
The Federal Court has ruled that parents do not have the right to home-school their children.
Zurich police use tear gas on March For Life riotsSept. 16, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Zurich City police are being accused of overreacting during a demonstration on Saturday when tear gas was used, which...
Visitors from across Europe swarm to CERN Open DaysSept. 16, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Thousands took the opportunity over the weekend to explore the mysteries of physics as part of CERN Open Days.
Man dies in unexplained car fireSept. 16, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Fribourg police are investigating how a car caught fire with a 62-year-old man inside.
Elderly couple injured after attacking each other with knivesSept. 16, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
An elderly couple – both aged 90 years old – are being cared for after attacking each other with knives.
Man drowns in Lake Geneva saving dogSept. 16, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
A man has died in canton Vaud after jumping into Lake Geneva to rescue his dog on Saturday evening.
Mountain e-bike injuries risingSept. 13, 2019, 6:50 a.m.
More and more people are being injured in the mountains as they take their e-bikes onto slopes.
Tiger mosquitoes found in SchaffhausenSept. 13, 2019, 6:47 a.m.
Environmental protection officers are trying to eradicate a breakout of tiger mosquitoes in canton Schaffhausen.
Research bad news for glacierSept. 13, 2019, 6:45 a.m.
New research by the federal polytechnic, ETH Zurich makes grim reading for mountain lovers.
Clean Up Day - pick up your mess!Sept. 13, 2019, 6:42 a.m.
Clean Up Day is this weekend – and already it looks like it will be the biggest event ever.
CERN Open Days this weekend - watch out for road closuresSept. 13, 2019, 6:39 a.m.
CERN Open Days is this weekend – which will mean traffic and travel disruption in the border area between Meyri...
Ticino village demand secure border with ItalySept. 12, 2019, 6:48 a.m.
A small village in canton Ticino is demanding Bern do more to secure the local border with Italy.
Police hunt 'Zalando' thiefSept. 12, 2019, 6:46 a.m.
Police in canton Aargau are hunting someone nicknamed the ‘Zalando’ thief.
Paleo 2020 - new site and CO2 targetsSept. 12, 2019, 6:42 a.m.
Organizers of the Paleo music festival in Nyon say there’ll be some changes to the site for next summer’s...
Teen wreck's Dad's MaseratiSept. 12, 2019, 6:39 a.m.
A teenager has wrecked his father’s Maserati after taking it for a joy ride in Winterthur.
New 100 franc note out todaySept. 12, 2019, 6:37 a.m.
The new 100-franc note is released today. The first notes will be available from the Swiss National Bank offices in B...