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...
Major exhibition in Basel to mark moon landing anniversary

Major exhibition in Basel to mark moon landing anniversary

June 20, 2018, 6:23 a.m.
Next summer will be the 50th anniversary of man walking on the moon. And a massive space exhibition in Basel will mar...
National delight at World Cup result

National delight at World Cup result

June 18, 2018, 6:54 a.m.
The Swiss press is ecstatic this morning following the team’s 1 all draw against Brazil in their opening World ...
Basel issues scam warning

Basel issues scam warning

June 15, 2018, 9:36 a.m.
The Basel prosecutor’s office is warning people to be careful about cold callers offering investment opportunit...
You can only blow horns for an hour after World Cup games!

You can only blow horns for an hour after World Cup games!

June 15, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
With the World Cup underway – we can expect car horns blaring to celebrate wins.
Swiss police to go to Russia for World Cup

Swiss police to go to Russia for World Cup

June 13, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
There will be five Swiss police officers in Russia for the World Cup. They’ll form part of an international ope...
Years of building to start in Basel

Years of building to start in Basel

May 29, 2018, 6:24 a.m.
Years of building work is due to start in Basel next month. A new development is going up right across the train line...
Two arrested after Basel police attack

Two arrested after Basel police attack

May 25, 2018, 6:22 a.m.
A Basel police officer is in hospital after being attacked on the street.
Basel bans religious symbols in courts

Basel bans religious symbols in courts

May 24, 2018, 6:06 a.m.
Courts in Basel City are to ban the wearing of all religious symbols. The new rules will come into force during the s...
David Goodall dies in Basel

David Goodall dies in Basel

May 11, 2018, 6:17 a.m.
David Goodall is dead. The 104 year old Australian scientist who travelled to Switzerland to end his life carried out...
104 year old holds first and last press conference

104 year old holds first and last press conference

May 10, 2018, 6:12 a.m.
International media were out in force for a press conference with David Goodall, the 104 year old Australian who&rsqu...
Thousands march on Mayday

Thousands march on Mayday

May 2, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
Thousands took to the streets yesterday across the country to mark International Labour Day. Unions focused on the ge...
Police employee convicted of misuse of data

Police employee convicted of misuse of data

April 24, 2018, 8:04 a.m.
A former Basel police employee has been convicted of stealing confidential information from the force’s compute...
Dead man found in van in Basel

Dead man found in van in Basel

April 20, 2018, 6:17 a.m.
Passers-by found a dead man in a van close to Basel train station yesterday afternoon. The body was discovered at aro...
Arguments start over public screens for World Cup

Arguments start over public screens for World Cup

April 20, 2018, 6:10 a.m.
Plans for the World Cup are building. The tournament kicks off on 14th June.
Young driver crashes into parked cars while drunk in Basel

Young driver crashes into parked cars while drunk in Basel

April 16, 2018, 6:39 a.m.
A young driver has had his licence revoked and faces serious criminal charges after he drove his mother’s Audi ...
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