Euroairport bomb scare highlights airport design flaw

Euroairport bomb scare highlights airport design flaw

Sept. 24, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Several passengers missed their flights at Basel Euroairport last night due to a bomb scare.
German arrested for fake bombs placed during Zurich Love Parade

German arrested for fake bombs placed during Zurich Love Parade

Aug. 14, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A German man who caused a bomb alert during the Love Parade in Zurich on Saturday is in custody after he confessed to...
Man faces jail after fake bomb threat

Man faces jail after fake bomb threat

Sept. 13, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
A fake bomb threat could see a 24-year-old jailed if he can’t pay the fine. In November 2016 the man called the...
WWII shell evacuates Zurich nursing home

WWII shell evacuates Zurich nursing home

Sept. 5, 2018, 9:25 a.m.
A nursing home in Küsnacht in Zurich had to be evacuated after a World War 2 artillery shell was found in the gr...
Switzerland offers to host US/North Korea talks

Switzerland offers to host US/North Korea talks

April 4, 2018, 9:24 a.m.
The Swiss foreign minister has told his Chinese counterpart that Switzerland could host talks between the US and Nort...
Bomb scare empties Mall of Switzerland

Bomb scare empties Mall of Switzerland

March 15, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
The new shopping mall, the Mall of Switzerland, was evacuated yesterday afternoon following a bomb scare.
Man arrested after bomb scare in Bern

Man arrested after bomb scare in Bern

March 5, 2018, 6:06 a.m.
A man is in custody after a bomb threat closed several streets in central Bern on Friday afternoon.
Otto Warmbier's parents to speak in Geneva

Otto Warmbier's parents to speak in Geneva

Feb. 13, 2018, 5:28 a.m.
The parents of the American student who was tortured to death in North Korea will be speaking in Geneva at the Human ...
Swiss component found in N.Korea missile

Swiss component found in N.Korea missile

Feb. 12, 2018, 5:55 a.m.
A Swiss made electrical component has been found in the wreckage of a North Korean nuclear missile.
Three in custody after border bridge closed following bomb scare

Three in custody after border bridge closed following bomb scare

Dec. 12, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Three people are in custody after the bridge crossing into Germany at Rheinfelden was closed for several hours on Sat...
Switzerland offers to mediate in North Korea crises

Switzerland offers to mediate in North Korea crises

Sept. 5, 2017, 7:41 a.m.
Switzerland is offering to host talks between North Korea, the United States and China on ways to de-escalate the cri...
Basel police use robot to explode suspected package

Basel police use robot to explode suspected package

Aug. 31, 2017, 8:42 a.m.
Basel police used a bomb disposal robot to tackle a suspicious package in the middle of Birsfelden.
Man on trial for failed bomb attack 16 years ago

Man on trial for failed bomb attack 16 years ago

Aug. 18, 2017, 8:58 a.m.
Modern DNA analysis has tracked down a would-be letter bomber 16 years later.
Passengers stranded at Geneva airport

Passengers stranded at Geneva airport

Aug. 15, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Some passengers and those picking up friends were stuck at Geneva airport yesterday afternoon after an unattended bag...
Forgotten bag closes Geneva train station

Forgotten bag closes Geneva train station

May 18, 2017, 7:18 a.m.
A forgotten bag at Geneva’s main train station caused havoc yesterday afternoon. Police closed the station and ...
Bomb threat man sentenced to 6 months jail

Bomb threat man sentenced to 6 months jail

Oct. 17, 2016, 3:55 a.m.
The man behind a false bomb threat at Geneva airport on Thursday has been sentenced to six months in prison. The 39-...
Second World War grenade discovered in Versoix

Second World War grenade discovered in Versoix

Sept. 8, 2016, 12:08 p.m.
A grenade from the Second World War that was discovered by a walker on Sunday afternoon near a riverbed in Versoix, h...
Bomb suspect gets no compensation for missing flight

Bomb suspect gets no compensation for missing flight

Aug. 9, 2016, 7:48 a.m.
A French woman who missed her flight after being stopped by security at Geneva Airport won't receive any compensation...
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