Women killed by rockfall in canton Bern

Women killed by rockfall in canton Bern

Sept. 2, 2019, 8:43 a.m.
A woman has been killed in a rockfall near the Susten Pass in canton Bern. She was hiking with a male friend when she...
SBB CFF admit problems with doors

SBB CFF admit problems with doors

Aug. 30, 2019, 11:17 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways say they’ve discovered nearly 600 problems with door safety systems, 69 problems were li...
Hikers discover German biker's body in forest

Hikers discover German biker's body in forest

Aug. 20, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
The body of a German mountain biker has been found in the Bernese Oberland. 
Matterhorn claims another climber's life

Matterhorn claims another climber's life

Aug. 8, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Yet another climber has died on the Matterhorn.
Police identify headless body on Swiss-French border

Police identify headless body on Swiss-French border

July 26, 2019, 10:29 a.m.
Police have identified the headless body found near the Swiss border in the French town of Ferney-Voltaire.
Body found in Zug public toilets

Body found in Zug public toilets

July 16, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
A body has been found in a public toilet in the town of Zug. 
Swiss footballer buried today

Swiss footballer buried today

July 10, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
The funeral of the Swiss national football player Florijana Ismaili will take place today in canton Bern (Thursday 9 ...
Swiss footballer feared dead in Lake Como

Swiss footballer feared dead in Lake Como

July 1, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
A Swiss national football player is feared drowned in Lake Como.
Man drowns in Sarine River

Man drowns in Sarine River

July 1, 2019, 10:19 a.m.
A man has drowned in the Sarine River in canton Fribourg. Police say it’s a bathing accident.
Man assumed drowned in Lake Geneva

Man assumed drowned in Lake Geneva

June 11, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A man is assumed dead after drowning in Lake Geneva. 
Man dies in police custody

Man dies in police custody

June 11, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
A man has died in police custody in Zurich. 
Gland aircraft crash causes death of 75-year-old

Gland aircraft crash causes death of 75-year-old

May 31, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
One person is dead and two others seriously injured after a light aircraft crashed in Gland in canton Vaud.
Runner dies after Bern half-marathon

Runner dies after Bern half-marathon

May 13, 2019, 7:13 a.m.
A 42-year-old runner from Zurich died near the finish line of the Bern half marathon over the weekend.
Elderly woman dies in Zurich fire

Elderly woman dies in Zurich fire

May 9, 2019, 7:09 a.m.
An elderly woman has died in an apartment fire in Zurich. The blaze broke out in the middle of the city on Tuesday. P...
Sex game to blame for UK woman's hotel room death?

Sex game to blame for UK woman's hotel room death?

April 12, 2019, 10 a.m.
The woman who died in a Ticino hotel room could have been a victim of a sex game gone wrong.
Woman found dead in Ticino hotel room

Woman found dead in Ticino hotel room

April 10, 2019, 6:47 a.m.
A woman has been found dead in a hotel room in canton Ticino. Police believe she’s been the victim of a crime.
Boy, 5, dies from falling rock

Boy, 5, dies from falling rock

March 19, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A five-year-old boy has died while playing on a farm in Niederurnen in canton Glarus.
Man found dead in Valais

Man found dead in Valais

March 18, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A man has been found dead in Valais after being reported missing. Police were searching for the 60-year-old after bei...
Man dies felling tree in Vaud

Man dies felling tree in Vaud

Feb. 27, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A man has died in the Vaud commune of Commugny while chopping down a tree.
Teen dies in snow mobile accident

Teen dies in snow mobile accident

Feb. 26, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
A 16-year-old boy died when a snow mobile he was riding on crashed over a cliff in canton Graubünden.
Swiss film star death captivates nation

Swiss film star death captivates nation

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
The weekend’s press focused heavily on the death of the Swiss actor Bruno Ganz.
Avalanche kills man in Oberland

Avalanche kills man in Oberland

Feb. 7, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Avalanches have claimed another victim. 
Avalanche warnings very high in many areas

Avalanche warnings very high in many areas

Jan. 10, 2019, 11:03 a.m.
The heavy snow has pushed up avalanche warnings right across the Alps – especially in canton Graubünden.
Base jumper dies in Lauterbrunnen

Base jumper dies in Lauterbrunnen

Dec. 14, 2018, 6:48 a.m.
A French base jumper has died in the Bernese Oberland. The 44-year-old jumped from the cliff in the Lauterbrunnen val...
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