Injured man with amnesia found in Basel

Injured man with amnesia found in Basel

Dec. 21, 2017, 9:49 a.m.
Basel police are looking for witnesses after an injured man was found on the streets in the early hours of Saturday m...
Uber ditches Pop service in Basel

Uber ditches Pop service in Basel

Dec. 14, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
Uber is axing its cut price UberPop service in Basel. The US company says it wasn’t profitable enough. The serv...
Basel police seek witnesses after family stabbing

Basel police seek witnesses after family stabbing

Dec. 11, 2017, 7:46 a.m.
Basel police are asking for witnesses after a 28 year old man was arrested on suspicion of stabbing his 60 year old f...
Basler Fasnacht recognised by UNESCO

Basler Fasnacht recognised by UNESCO

Dec. 7, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
The long running Baseler Fasnacht has been recognized by UNESCO as an ‘intangible heritage’.
More problems expected today for Basel commuters

More problems expected today for Basel commuters

Dec. 1, 2017, 5:37 a.m.
Some Basel commuters may face problems getting into work today following the derailment of a German train on Wednesda...
Train services around Basel disrupted due to derailment

Train services around Basel disrupted due to derailment

Nov. 30, 2017, 9:51 a.m.
Train services around Basel are likely to remain disrupted this morning after a German intercity train derailed yeste...
Basel police investigate threatening email scam

Basel police investigate threatening email scam

Nov. 16, 2017, 8:24 a.m.
Basel police are investigating an email scam which threatened the 54 year old victim and his family with being killed...
Basel checks legality of public pig slaughter

Basel checks legality of public pig slaughter

Nov. 15, 2017, 9:40 a.m.
Basel authorities are investigating to see if the public slaughter of two pigs was legal. At the end of last month a ...
45 year old man arrested for firing gun into streets in Basel

45 year old man arrested for firing gun into streets in Basel

Nov. 7, 2017, 9:10 a.m.
Basel police have arrested a man who fired shots from his balcony on Saturday night. The bullets struck cars and buse...
Basel police search for rope stringing pranksters

Basel police search for rope stringing pranksters

Oct. 27, 2017, 6:07 a.m.
Basel police are hunting for pranksters who’ve been stretching thin cables along cycle parks.
Investigations continue into tram crash in Basel

Investigations continue into tram crash in Basel

Oct. 20, 2017, 6:42 a.m.
Basel police are still trying to understand why a truck drove straight into a tram on Wednesday afternoon.
Pensioner has narrow escape from rolling tractor wheel

Pensioner has narrow escape from rolling tractor wheel

Oct. 20, 2017, 6:40 a.m.
A pensioner and his family had a narrow escape when a tractor wheel weighing more than 600 kilos rolled down a steep ...
Drunk driver tries to cross border with two flat tyres

Drunk driver tries to cross border with two flat tyres

Oct. 11, 2017, 9:30 a.m.
A 76 year old drunk driver was caught by customs officers at Basel-Weil am Rhein as he drove into Switzerland from Ge...
Basel prints incomprehensible English language brochure

Basel prints incomprehensible English language brochure

Oct. 11, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
The Basel Tourist Office is under fire for printing an English language brochure that’s being described as &lsq...
Basel commuters relieved trains services back to normal

Basel commuters relieved trains services back to normal

Oct. 2, 2017, 9:26 a.m.
Commuters who use the trains between Basel and the German city of Karlsruhe can get their lives back to normal from t...
Basel police make arrest in double rape investigation

Basel police make arrest in double rape investigation

Sept. 19, 2017, 9:04 a.m.
Basel police have arrested a 25 year old man suspected of raping a woman twice. Earlier this month a woman told polic...
Basel police hunt double rapist

Basel police hunt double rapist

Sept. 11, 2017, 9:54 a.m.
Basel police are hunting a man who reportedly raped a woman twice. Police say she met a man at around 11pm on Saturda...
Basel police use robot to explode suspected package

Basel police use robot to explode suspected package

Aug. 31, 2017, 8:42 a.m.
Basel police used a bomb disposal robot to tackle a suspicious package in the middle of Birsfelden.
Three cantons push for more work permits

Three cantons push for more work permits

Aug. 30, 2017, 7:52 a.m.
Three cantons, Geneva, Basel-Country and Zurich have written a joint letter to the federal government asking for the ...
Riot in Basel after squatter eviction

Riot in Basel after squatter eviction

Aug. 24, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
A riot broke out in Basel last night as police tried to evict squatters from a building.
Basel swimmers flock to river - not pools

Basel swimmers flock to river - not pools

Aug. 24, 2017, 7:48 a.m.
Operators of local swimming pools in Basel are complaining of major competition – from the Rhine River.
Abandoned kittens found in Basel

Abandoned kittens found in Basel

Aug. 23, 2017, 8:41 a.m.
Six abandoned newborn kittens were found wrapped in a cardboard box and separated from their mother in Basel.
German track maintenance leads to delays from Basel

German track maintenance leads to delays from Basel

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:09 a.m.
Major train delays are expected on routes between Basel and Germany for the next two weeks. Track maintenance in Germ...
21 year old injured after firework explodes in his hand

21 year old injured after firework explodes in his hand

Aug. 2, 2017, 8:02 a.m.
A 21 year old man was seriously injured when a firework exploded in his hand on Monday evening in the town square of ...
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