Doctors warned not to prescribe antibiotics for flu

Doctors warned not to prescribe antibiotics for flu

Nov. 26, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Doctors in Switzerland are being urged not to give in to patient demands and not prescribe antibiotics for flu or col...
Zoos make sure animals are safe in cold weather

Zoos make sure animals are safe in cold weather

Feb. 27, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
The cold weather means zoos in the country are taking measures to make sure the animals that normally live in warmer ...
Brutal cold weather arrives

Brutal cold weather arrives

Feb. 26, 2018, 9:11 a.m.
The much predicted cold snap has arrived. Last night was the coldest it’s been all season in Switzerland with t...
Operation launched to help homeless ahead of cold snap

Operation launched to help homeless ahead of cold snap

Feb. 23, 2018, 6:27 a.m.
A severe cold snap is on its way and authorities in Swiss cities are getting the homeless off the streets.
Heavy snow could lead to spring floods

Heavy snow could lead to spring floods

Feb. 19, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Although ski resorts are celebrating the heavy snow this season, there are warnings come the spring some areas may fl...
Winter conditions cause weekend accidents

Winter conditions cause weekend accidents

Jan. 8, 2018, 7:19 a.m.
The weekend saw spate of road accidents caused by the cold weather. A car ended up in a canal in Oberriet in Sankt Ga...
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.
Cold weather catches drivers out

Cold weather catches drivers out

Nov. 27, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
The sudden cold weather has caught many drivers off guard this weekend.
Help lined up for wine growers and fruit farmers

Help lined up for wine growers and fruit farmers

May 11, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
Federal and cantonal authorities are readying themselves to step in and help wine growers and fruit farmers whose cro...
Swiss wine growers face bad year after cold snap

Swiss wine growers face bad year after cold snap

April 26, 2017, 8:40 a.m.
Swiss wine growers are facing a grim year as the unusually cold weather has destroyed thousands of tonnes of grapes.
Record cold weather maybe linked to climate change

Record cold weather maybe linked to climate change

Jan. 26, 2017, 10:14 a.m.
Swiss forecasters, SRF Meteo, say the recent record breaking run of cold weather could be down to climate change.
Temperatures drop below zero, but warm weather is set to return

Temperatures drop below zero, but warm weather is set to return

Oct. 12, 2016, 11:15 a.m.
Motorists across Switzerland were scraping their windscreens this morning as temperatures across the country dropped ...
Temperatures drop in Switzerland

Temperatures drop in Switzerland

Oct. 10, 2016, 9:08 a.m.
Temperatures dropped so quickly over the weekend that it felt like winter had arrived early in some parts of Switzerl...
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