Locals donate to Afghan family after house burns down

Locals donate to Afghan family after house burns down

Nov. 26, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Locals are donating to an Afghan family in canton Schwyz after a spectacular car crash burnt down their home and they...
Albanian family fear honour killing after wife murdered

Albanian family fear honour killing after wife murdered

Aug. 29, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
An Albanian family in eastern Switzerland say they are now living in fear after the murder of a 34-year-old woman.
Man arrested carrying dead wife in car

Man arrested carrying dead wife in car

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
French police have arrested a man who was carrying his dead wife in a car near the Swiss border.
Man, 47, arrested for stabbing sister, 45

Man, 47, arrested for stabbing sister, 45

April 25, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
Basel police have arrested a 47-year-old man after his 45-year-old sister was stabbed in the stomach during a family ...
Two in court for sex tape blackmail

Two in court for sex tape blackmail

March 21, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Two people are in court in Zurich accused of blackmailing one of their cousins with a sex video.
Deadliest house fire in 20 years claims 6 lives

Deadliest house fire in 20 years claims 6 lives

Nov. 27, 2018, 9:35 a.m.
The deadliest house fire in the country for the last 20 years has claimed 6 members of the same family and injured 4 ...
Family pressures led to double shooting in Zurich

Family pressures led to double shooting in Zurich

Feb. 26, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
Zurich police are piecing together why a man shot his wife and then himself on the streets of Zurich on Friday aftern...
Swiss government considers new law to prevent gender specific abortions

Swiss government considers new law to prevent gender specific abortions

Sept. 12, 2017, 9:37 a.m.
The Swiss government is discussing a new law which would prevent doctors telling pregnant women the gender of the foe...
Major changes to adoption laws from 2018

Major changes to adoption laws from 2018

July 11, 2017, 7 a.m.
From the beginning of next year, people in civil partnerships, including same-sex couples, will be able to adopt thei...
Swiss parliament rejects return to double-barreled surnames

Swiss parliament rejects return to double-barreled surnames

Sept. 28, 2016, 8:58 a.m.
A request from a Vaud woman for a study into the disappearance of the ‘double barrelled' surname has been rejec...
Men and women still carrying out stereotypical family roles in Switzerland

Men and women still carrying out stereotypical family roles in Switzerland

Sept. 6, 2016, 11:19 a.m.
It seems that men and women are still carrying out stereotypical family roles in Switzerland, despite the principle o...
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