Army big wigs against new recruit care packs

Army big wigs against new recruit care packs

Jan. 14, 2020, 9:54 a.m.
Army big wigs want to curtail the tradition of care packs given to new recruits.
Switzerland drinking far more local beers

Switzerland drinking far more local beers

Nov. 27, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Beer is booming in Switzerland – helped by a massive growth in independent breweries – and the hot summer.
Binge drinking increasing in Switzerland

Binge drinking increasing in Switzerland

Nov. 25, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
We’re drinking less and less – but when we do, we go for it.
Swiss beer upsets Nepalese expats

Swiss beer upsets Nepalese expats

April 26, 2018, 6:58 a.m.
A Swiss microbrewery is causing a spat with Nepal – which has dragged in the Foreign Ministry.  
Warnings for craft beer makers

Warnings for craft beer makers

Feb. 13, 2018, 5:39 a.m.
The Swiss health and safety office is sending a letter to the hundreds of small breweries that have sprouted in the l...
New generation of fussy drinkers

New generation of fussy drinkers

Dec. 1, 2017, 5:39 a.m.
We’re all drinking less, but when we do, we’re fussier.
Students worry about beer ban at graduate party in Winterthur

Students worry about beer ban at graduate party in Winterthur

Nov. 29, 2017, 6:52 a.m.
Students at the Zurich School of Engineering are aghast at the plans to ban beer sales during their annual graduation...
Robber steals one can of beer

Robber steals one can of beer

Nov. 8, 2017, 7:01 a.m.
A highly unambitious robber has been caught by police after holding up a service station with a knife in Uerikon in Z...
Horses injured in Aargau crash

Horses injured in Aargau crash

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Yet more animals have been injured on the roads – after last week’s crash which killed several hundred ch...
Trucks spill chickens and beer on Swiss autoroutes

Trucks spill chickens and beer on Swiss autoroutes

Aug. 10, 2017, 10:44 a.m.
Over 400 chickens were killed when a truck carrying over 4,000 birds tipped over and slid down the autoroute near Pay...
Autoroute service stations could be allowed to sell alcohol

Autoroute service stations could be allowed to sell alcohol

June 14, 2017, 8:41 a.m.
Selling alcohol at autoroute service stations has come a step closer after the lower house of parliament voted throug...
Swiss study confirms that "beer goggles" exists

Swiss study confirms that "beer goggles" exists

Sept. 20, 2016, 10:19 a.m.
Scientists at University Hospital Basel have found that drinking alcohol - unsurprisingly - removes inhibitions about...
People boozing as much in Switzerland but buying more from abroad

People boozing as much in Switzerland but buying more from abroad

July 29, 2016, 9:11 a.m.
People in Switzerland consumed about the same amount of alcohol last year compared to the year before, but more peopl...
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