Woman, 75, stabs boy, 7, in Basel

Woman, 75, stabs boy, 7, in Basel

March 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.
Train stations offer passengers free online magazines

Train stations offer passengers free online magazines

March 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.
Rowers run over by barge survive

Rowers run over by barge survive

March 13, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Two rowers on the Rhine near Basel had a narrow escape after a barge weighing 2,600 tonnes ran over them.
Animal rights groups call to ban horses during Basel Fasnacht

Animal rights groups call to ban horses during Basel Fasnacht

March 13, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Animal rights groups are renewing their calls to ban the use of horses at the Basel Fasnacht after one slipped and fe...
Man falls and dies during Fasnacht parade

Man falls and dies during Fasnacht parade

March 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
A man has died at a Fasnacht parade in Liesberg in canton Basel-Country. 
Slot machine player wins CHF 3.6m with CHF 5.-

Slot machine player wins CHF 3.6m with CHF 5.-

Feb. 22, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
A lucky slot machine player has won CHF 3.6m in Basel with just a CHF 5 stake.
Train derails at Basel Badischer station

Train derails at Basel Badischer station

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
There’s been another derailment at Basel Badischer.
Basel schools warn of child molester

Basel schools warn of child molester

Feb. 15, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Two schools in Basel have sent letters to parents warning them of a possible child molester on the streets.
French strike in Basel airport cancelling flights

French strike in Basel airport cancelling flights

Feb. 6, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
Flights at Basel Euro-Airport were grounded due to an unexpected strike by French air traffic controllers.
Dead woman found in Rialto pool, Basel

Dead woman found in Rialto pool, Basel

Jan. 25, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Early morning swimmers at the Rialto pool in Basel made the grim discovery that a woman had died in the water.
Bus driver told to continue driving despite bald tyres

Bus driver told to continue driving despite bald tyres

Jan. 25, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
Basel public transport is under fire for telling a bus driver it is ok to drive his bus with bald tyres.
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...
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