CHF 80m to be spent on flood defences in Lausanne

CHF 80m to be spent on flood defences in Lausanne

July 10, 2019, 10:13 a.m.
Canton Vaud is to spend CHF 80m on a 2 km long tunnel to direct potential flood water away from vital areas of Lausanne.
14 year old hailed a hero

14 year old hailed a hero

July 10, 2019, 10:10 a.m.
The determination of a young man has brought joy to a married couple. Last Sunday Nik Zisler lost his wedding ring in...
Geneva tram/bus drivers need more toilets on routes

Geneva tram/bus drivers need more toilets on routes

July 10, 2019, 10:08 a.m.
Unions representing bus and tram drivers in Geneva say more needs to be done to make sure staff have facilities to re...
Swiss Air Force puts on show over wrong tent

Swiss Air Force puts on show over wrong tent

July 10, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
The Swiss Air Force’s crack display team put together a spectacular show on Sunday, but over the wrong festival.
Swiss footballer buried today

Swiss footballer buried today

July 10, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
The funeral of the Swiss national football player Florijana Ismaili will take place today in canton Bern (Thursday 9 ...
Swiss doctors caught up in new language rules

Swiss doctors caught up in new language rules

July 10, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Swiss doctors are being caught up in new regulations requiring foreign doctors to be able to prove they can speak the...
Geneva Pride March hailed success

Geneva Pride March hailed success

July 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
The Pride March in Geneva on Saturday is being hailed as a success after 35,000 turned out in support of LGBTIQ rights.
Zurich airport hit by weekend of chaos

Zurich airport hit by weekend of chaos

July 8, 2019, 10 a.m.
Passengers will be hoping Zurich airport will be running more smoothly today after a weekend of chaos.
Geneva-France buckled train lines repaired

Geneva-France buckled train lines repaired

July 8, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
High speed trains are now running again between Geneva and France after tracks were repaired.
Woman dies in Bernese Oberland rockfall

Woman dies in Bernese Oberland rockfall

July 8, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
A woman has died after being hit by a falling rock on Saturday while hiking in the Bernese Oberland.
More trees could be solution to climate change

More trees could be solution to climate change

July 5, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
A new report from the ETH Zurich federal polytechnic is causing a stir in environmental circles.
Hiker injured by 'nail trap'

Hiker injured by 'nail trap'

July 5, 2019, 8:47 a.m.
A woman has been seriously injured after treading on a nail while hiking – and police believe the trap was set ...
Psychiatrist offers gay conversion therapy - and charges health insurance

Psychiatrist offers gay conversion therapy - and charges health insurance

July 5, 2019, 8:41 a.m.
The health magazine Gesundheitstipp has uncovered a psychiatrist in Küssnacht in canton Schwyz who’s offer...
Geneva Pride march this weekend

Geneva Pride march this weekend

July 5, 2019, 8:38 a.m.
Geneva Pride has been on all this week and it climaxes tomorrow with a parade. Thousands are expected to march from t...
Former Syrian mayor thrown out of Geneva hospital

Former Syrian mayor thrown out of Geneva hospital

July 4, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A former mayor of the Syrian city of Aleppo has been thrown out of Geneva’s cantonal hospital.
Women's retirement age to increase to 65

Women's retirement age to increase to 65

July 4, 2019, 8:59 a.m.
The government has put forward yet another plan in an effort to shore up the struggling Swiss pensions fund.
Cameroonian president's bodyguards arrested in Geneva for harassment

Cameroonian president's bodyguards arrested in Geneva for harassment

July 4, 2019, 8:57 a.m.
Six bodyguards working for the Cameroonian president have been arrested in Geneva for harassing a journalist and taki...
Lost exam papers force Zurich students to retake over summer

Lost exam papers force Zurich students to retake over summer

July 4, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
Around 20 students in Zurich are going to have to retake a maths exam as the lecturer left the unmarked papers on a t...
Swiss customs app brings in over CHF 1 million

Swiss customs app brings in over CHF 1 million

July 3, 2019, 10:15 a.m.
The Swiss customs office says they have netted more than a million francs since they released a mobile phone app to a...
Body of national football player found in Lake Como

Body of national football player found in Lake Como

July 3, 2019, 10:13 a.m.
The body of the 24 year old Swiss national football player, Florijana Ismaili has been recovered from Lake Como. 
Sex worker robbed at gunpoint in Basel

Sex worker robbed at gunpoint in Basel

July 3, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
Police are hunting for a couple after a Basel sex worker was robbed of CHF 11,000.
Aargau couple sell 5G 'protection' underwear

Aargau couple sell 5G 'protection' underwear

July 3, 2019, 10:04 a.m.
A couple in canton Aargau have set up a new company selling underwear which they claim will protect wearers against t...
Missing Italian man body found in Ticino

Missing Italian man body found in Ticino

July 2, 2019, 10:32 a.m.
Rescuers have recovered the body of an Italian man who was reported missing in Ticino.
Underwater robots search Lake Como for Swiss footballer

Underwater robots search Lake Como for Swiss footballer

July 2, 2019, 10:25 a.m.
Italian searchers are using an underwater robot in their efforts to find the body of the 24-year-old swiss national f...
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