Controversy after school stops kids singing Christian Christmas songs

Controversy after school stops kids singing Christian Christmas songs

Nov. 27, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
A school in Wil in canton Sankt Gallen is under fire after staff stopped the children from singing traditional Christ...
Zurich high-tech Christmas market to prevent attacks

Zurich high-tech Christmas market to prevent attacks

Nov. 21, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
Zurich has installed a high-tech system to prevent any truck attacks on the Christmas market in the city centre.
Candles on Christmas tree triggers major fire

Candles on Christmas tree triggers major fire

Jan. 3, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
Real candles on a Christmas tree are thought to be the cause of a major fire in Küsnacht in canton Zurich.
Nez Rouge's busiest year yet

Nez Rouge's busiest year yet

Jan. 3, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
The Nez Rouge driver service had its busiest year this year with 35,000 using it to get home after a night out. That&...
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...
Stormy weather cancels weekend Christmas markets

Stormy weather cancels weekend Christmas markets

Dec. 10, 2018, 8:40 a.m.
High winds and heavy rain ruined the weekend for many and led to cancelled Christmas markets.
Coop announces Zurich stores to stay open late this Christmas Eve

Coop announces Zurich stores to stay open late this Christmas Eve

Nov. 8, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Some Coop stores in Zurich are planning to stay open as late as 8pm on Christmas Eve and 9pm on New Years Eve.
Low chance of White Christmas on the lowlands

Low chance of White Christmas on the lowlands

Dec. 19, 2017, 5:41 a.m.
Forecasters say the chance of a White Christmas on the plain this year is low.
2,000 take the plunge in chilly lake

2,000 take the plunge in chilly lake

Dec. 18, 2017, 6:46 a.m.
Around 2,000 people dived into a chilly Lake Geneva yesterday as part of the Coupe du Noel.
Weather and security worries keeping people away from Christmas Markets

Weather and security worries keeping people away from Christmas Markets

Dec. 14, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Some traders at Christmas Markets around the country are blaming the increased security measures and fears of a terro...
Christmas markets open with tighter security - mainly

Christmas markets open with tighter security - mainly

Nov. 23, 2017, 11:07 a.m.
The country’s first Christmas market opens later today in Zurich.
Geneva communes launch a new tradition

Geneva communes launch a new tradition

Jan. 16, 2017, 10:16 a.m.
Some Geneva communes launched what they hope will be a new tradition over the weekend – the burning of the Chri...
No chance of a white Christmas in Switzerland

No chance of a white Christmas in Switzerland

Dec. 13, 2016, 10:21 a.m.
Meteo Suisse says there’s virtually no chance of a white Christmas this year.
Nativity scene re-arranged in lewd manner

Nativity scene re-arranged in lewd manner

Dec. 6, 2016, 10:16 a.m.
Lucerne Police are hunting for vandals who rearranged a nativity scene into what’s being described as a lewd ac...
Nez Rouge starts Christmas operations

Nez Rouge starts Christmas operations

Dec. 5, 2016, 10:14 a.m.
The Nez-Rouge driving service is starting. Drivers were operating in some cities this weekend – but the service...
Operation 'Nez Rouge' seeks Christmas drivers

Operation 'Nez Rouge' seeks Christmas drivers

Oct. 6, 2016, 9:14 a.m.
Operation Nez Rouge, or Red Nose, is looking for volunteers to help with its Christmas campaign to stop drink driving...
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