Anti-mask demonstration in Geneva planned for September

Anti-mask demonstration in Geneva planned for September

Aug. 21, 2020, 10:24 a.m.
A planned demonstration in Geneva against compulsory mask-wearing is splitting social media with insults between the ...
Right-wing protestors plan to demonstrate against mask-wearing

Right-wing protestors plan to demonstrate against mask-wearing

Aug. 18, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
A major demonstration against any further rules to make mask-wearing compulsory is being planned in Zurich at the end...
National Women's Strike demonstrations held over weekend

National Women's Strike demonstrations held over weekend

June 15, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
There were other demonstrations over the weekend. Thousands of women marched in Lausanne, Geneva, Nyon and Vevey as p...
Black Lives Matter marches continue over weekend

Black Lives Matter marches continue over weekend

June 15, 2020, 11:02 a.m.
Thousands marched across the country on Saturday in support of the Black Lives Matter campaign. 
Police prepare in case of International Workers Day march

Police prepare in case of International Workers Day march

April 30, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
Police forces around the country are on alert in case marchers take to the streets tomorrow to mark International Wor...
Zurich police break up protest for breaking social distancing rules

Zurich police break up protest for breaking social distancing rules

April 20, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
Zurich police broke up a demonstration on Saturday afternoon as many people were breaking social distancing rules. 
Unauthorised women's march through Zurich disrupts city

Unauthorised women's march through Zurich disrupts city

March 9, 2020, 9:49 a.m.
An unauthorized demonstration brought traffic to standstill yesterday in Zurich. 
Care workers demonstrate outside Geneva Uni Hospital

Care workers demonstrate outside Geneva Uni Hospital

Dec. 12, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Care workers have been demonstrating outside the Geneva University Hospital saying they deserve higher pay as their r...
Protest outside UN claims Lebanese corruption enabled by Swiss banks

Protest outside UN claims Lebanese corruption enabled by Swiss banks

Oct. 23, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
Around 250 people demonstrated outside the UN in Geneva yesterday in support of the Lebanese calling for the resignat...
Protestors demonstrate against Turkey's action in Syria

Protestors demonstrate against Turkey's action in Syria

Oct. 16, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Protestors shut down the middle of Zurich yesterday evening. 
Opposing abortion rallies march in Bern

Opposing abortion rallies march in Bern

Sept. 17, 2018, 6:52 a.m.
Two abortion demonstrations marched on the Federal Palace in Bern on Saturday. An anti-abortion rally organized by re...
Anti-racist demonstration in Zurich

Anti-racist demonstration in Zurich

Sept. 4, 2018, 6:43 a.m.
Several hundred people gathered in Zurich last night to protest racism and show solidarity with anti-racist demonstra...
Bern conference to look at health insurance premiums

Bern conference to look at health insurance premiums

Jan. 30, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
A major conference is going on in Bern discussing how to stop the relentless rise in health insurance premiums.
Anti-Trump demos held across Switzerland

Anti-Trump demos held across Switzerland

Jan. 24, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
More than a thousand marched in Zurich last night, protesting the visit of the US President, Donald Trump to the Worl...
WEF honours celebrities with the Crystal Awards

WEF honours celebrities with the Crystal Awards

Jan. 23, 2018, 6:42 a.m.
The World Economic Forum’s meeting starts in earnest today as the mountain resort of Davos labors under increas...
Hundreds demonstrate in Geneva against health insurance hike

Hundreds demonstrate in Geneva against health insurance hike

Nov. 20, 2017, 7:02 a.m.
Around 500 people took to the streets on Saturday in Geneva protesting at yet another rise in health insurance premiums.
Swiss protesters set to travel to Germany for the G20 summit

Swiss protesters set to travel to Germany for the G20 summit

July 4, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Switzerland is to strengthen its border controls this week as activists prepare to travel to Hamburg in Germany to pr...
Far right demonstration passes peacefully

Far right demonstration passes peacefully

Oct. 24, 2016, 4:15 a.m.
A far-right meeting in Kaltbrunn passed off peacefully at the weekend, following a successful police operation. Arou...
Tamils demonstrate outside Palais des Nations

Tamils demonstrate outside Palais des Nations

Sept. 27, 2016, 9:09 a.m.
Over a thousand Tamils have been demonstrating outside the Place des Nations demanding the release of political priso...
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