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...
Voters should know more about online campaigns

Voters should know more about online campaigns

June 26, 2018, 6:09 a.m.
Voters should be more aware how political parties and campaign managers use social media and online advertising in th...
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...
National vote may have to be re-held for first time ever

National vote may have to be re-held for first time ever

June 25, 2018, 6:17 a.m.
For the first time ever a national vote may have to be re-held.
Police investigate possible arson attack on historic building

Police investigate possible arson attack on historic building

June 25, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Bern police are investigating a possible arson attack after a guest house burnt to the ground on Saturday night. The ...
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...
Iranian president to make official visit to Switzerland

Iranian president to make official visit to Switzerland

June 19, 2018, 8:12 a.m.
The Iranian president is to make an official visit to Switzerland at the beginning of next month.
Hot weather warnings!

Hot weather warnings!

June 19, 2018, 8:06 a.m.
With the World Cup in full swing, the weather in Switzerland will be ideal this week for watching the games in the la...
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 ...
Parliament votes in favour of gender boardroom quotas

Parliament votes in favour of gender boardroom quotas

June 15, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
Parliament has narrowly voted in favour of gender quotas on boardrooms in large companies.
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.
Tens of thousands of children at risk in Switzerland

Tens of thousands of children at risk in Switzerland

June 14, 2018, 6:48 a.m.
Up to 50,000 children are listed as at risk of abuse every year in Switzerland.    
Government admits hundreds of migrants have vanished

Government admits hundreds of migrants have vanished

June 14, 2018, 6:25 a.m.
Most asylum seekers who have left a federal detention centre have vanished. The State Secretariat for Migration admit...
Swiss government reacts with caution after Singapore summit

Swiss government reacts with caution after Singapore summit

June 13, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
The Swiss government is reacting with caution following the summit with President Trump and the North Korean leader K...
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...
Traffic jams getting worse in Switzerland

Traffic jams getting worse in Switzerland

June 12, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Swiss roads are getting busier and busier and jams are getting worse. That won’t come as a surprise to many com...
Parliament rejects university cannabis research programme

Parliament rejects university cannabis research programme

June 12, 2018, 7:12 a.m.
Parliament has rejected a move to allow the University of Bern to study the effects of cannabis consumption.
Anti-stalking law comes closer

Anti-stalking law comes closer

June 12, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
A new law allowing those convicted of stalking to be fitted with GPS enabled ankle bracelets has taken a step forward...
No to 'Sovereign Money' and new gambling laws get OK.

No to 'Sovereign Money' and new gambling laws get OK.

June 11, 2018, 6:55 a.m.
Voters have said no to ‘Sovereign Money’ and yes to new laws aimed at curbing international gambling.
Voters reject Olympics and national park

Voters reject Olympics and national park

June 11, 2018, 6:53 a.m.
The 2026 Winter Olympics won’t be coming to Valais. 54% of voters rejected the plan to spend CHF 100m on new in...
Money vote set to fail on Sunday

Money vote set to fail on Sunday

June 8, 2018, 6:17 a.m.
Voters will be going to the polls on Sunday to decide if the country should adopt a revolutionary financial system.
Record lightening strikes in May

Record lightening strikes in May

June 7, 2018, 6:48 a.m.
Switzerland was struck by lightening more times last month than the last 10 years in May.
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