New aquarium at Basel Zoo to be voted on

New aquarium at Basel Zoo to be voted on

Jan. 22, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Environmental groups have collected enough signatures to force a vote on the building of a new aquarium at Basel Zoo.
Strasbourg gunman spent time in Basel prison

Strasbourg gunman spent time in Basel prison

Dec. 13, 2018, 9:33 a.m.
Its been confirmed the man on the run from French police after a deadly shooting in Strasbourg which killed three has...
Electric cars to be used by by Basel police force

Electric cars to be used by by Basel police force

Dec. 7, 2018, 10 a.m.
Basel City police have bought three Tesla electric cars. 
Trams attacked along line crossing into France

Trams attacked along line crossing into France

Nov. 28, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Basel trams running on lines into neighbouring France are being attacked.
Two people cut out of taxi after hit and run

Two people cut out of taxi after hit and run

Oct. 23, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
Two people had to be cut out of a taxi after it was struck by a hit and run driver in Basel in the early hours of yes...
Basel has highest hospital admission rate for drug and alcohol abuse

Basel has highest hospital admission rate for drug and alcohol abuse

Oct. 22, 2018, 8:23 a.m.
Those living in Basel are the most likely to be admitted to hospital for drug or alcohol abuse.
Digger caught on cable closes tunnel in Basel

Digger caught on cable closes tunnel in Basel

Oct. 12, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
A tunnel in Basel will be closed all weekend after a truck carrying a digger got stuck.
92-year-old man dies in tram accident

92-year-old man dies in tram accident

Oct. 10, 2018, 9:11 a.m.
A 92-year-old man has died after being hit by a tram in Basel.
Basel manhunt after young woman raped

Basel manhunt after young woman raped

Oct. 8, 2018, 9 a.m.
Basel police have launched a major manhunt after a young woman was raped on Friday evening.
Rapist sentence appeal could backfire

Rapist sentence appeal could backfire

Aug. 30, 2018, 7:55 a.m.
A 42-year-old rapist is appealing his sentence – and he could find himself behind bars for longer.
Protestors call for an end to violence against women

Protestors call for an end to violence against women

Aug. 13, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
Hundreds of people have taken part in demonstrations over the weekend, demanding an end to violence against women.
Former KPMG auditor fined for insider trading

Former KPMG auditor fined for insider trading

Aug. 10, 2018, 9:47 a.m.
The former KPMG auditor Daniel Senn has been handed two fines by the Swiss Federal Criminal Court for buying shares u...
Football hooligans invaded hotel used by Greek fans

Football hooligans invaded hotel used by Greek fans

Aug. 2, 2018, 10:01 a.m.
Basel City police are hunting down a group of football hooligans who invaded a hotel being used by Greek fans ahead o...
Teenagers hospitalized after eating "hash brownies"

Teenagers hospitalized after eating "hash brownies"

Aug. 2, 2018, 9:55 a.m.
A group of Swiss teenagers have been hospitalized after eating brownies laced with marijuana.
Swiss footballer angered by dual-national comments

Swiss footballer angered by dual-national comments

July 9, 2018, 8:20 a.m.
The Swiss footballer Granit Xhaka has hit back after comments from the general secretary of the Swiss Football Federa...
Switzerland out of World Cup after dull game

Switzerland out of World Cup after dull game

July 4, 2018, 7:59 a.m.
Switzerland is out of the World Cup and the press and pundits agree – it was a dull game and the team just didn...
Unions ask employers to be understanding ahead of crunch Swiss match

Unions ask employers to be understanding ahead of crunch Swiss match

July 3, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
Swiss works unions are asking employers to be lenient this afternoon and let workers watch Switzerland’s knock ...
Police ask football fans to be sensible when celebrating

Police ask football fans to be sensible when celebrating

June 29, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
Police forces around the country are warning football fans to be sensible as they celebrate the national team’s...
Basel school split on art project

Basel school split on art project

June 29, 2018, 6:16 a.m.
Students at a school in canton Basel are split over the merits of an art project which has been put on display in the...
Switzerland through to knock-out World Cup stages

Switzerland through to knock-out World Cup stages

June 28, 2018, 6:42 a.m.
Switzerland is through to the next round of the World Cup after a 2 all draw with Costa Rica. All they needed was ...
SVP says it has enough signatures to launch free movement vote

SVP says it has enough signatures to launch free movement vote

June 27, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
The Swiss People’s Party says it has collected enough signatures to end free movement of people with the EU.
Swiss players escape match ban

Swiss players escape match ban

June 26, 2018, 7:10 a.m.
The Swiss players criticized for making a hand gestures of the Albanian eagle after scoring goals at the World Cup wi...
Swiss players could face crucial two match ban

Swiss players could face crucial two match ban

June 25, 2018, 6:22 a.m.
The Swiss footballers, Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri face a two match ban after their controversial goal celebrati...
Passengers complain train breakdown caused them to miss World Cup

Passengers complain train breakdown caused them to miss World Cup

June 21, 2018, 6:58 a.m.
Hundreds of train commuters are complaining they missed the start of Switzerland’s opening World Cup game due t...
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