Armed robbers escape to France

Armed robbers escape to France

Jan. 18, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Two armed robbers successfully escaped to France after opening fire on Geneva police officers.
French fighter missing after Jura crash

French fighter missing after Jura crash

Jan. 10, 2019, 11:05 a.m.
A French fighter jet has crashed near the Swiss border – and the pilot and navigator are currently missing.
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...
Trams attacked along line crossing into France

Trams attacked along line crossing into France

Nov. 28, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Basel trams running on lines into neighbouring France are being attacked.
DNA advances lead to arrest for 1995 murder

DNA advances lead to arrest for 1995 murder

Nov. 13, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
Advances in DNA analyses has led to the arrest of a man in connection to a murder in Geneva 23 years ago.
French authorities launch investigation after birth defects near Swiss border

French authorities launch investigation after birth defects near Swiss border

Nov. 1, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
French public health authorities have launched a major investigation after a series of babies in the Ain dépar...
French police make arrests after brutal Geneva attack

French police make arrests after brutal Geneva attack

Sept. 19, 2018, 6:13 a.m.
French police have arrested three suspects in relation to a vicious attack outside a Geneva night club in August.
Ramadan faces Geneva rape allegation

Ramadan faces Geneva rape allegation

Sept. 17, 2018, 6:49 a.m.
The Geneva Islamic academic Tariq Ramadan is facing another allegation of rape.
Healthy 74 year old woman plans her death

Healthy 74 year old woman plans her death

Sept. 10, 2018, 6:07 a.m.
A 74-year-old French woman who lives in canton Bern is being accused of a selfish publicity stunt after she announced...
Access to Mont Blanc restricted over safety fears

Access to Mont Blanc restricted over safety fears

July 16, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Overcrowding and safety risks have led French authorities to restrict access to the summit of Mont Blanc, the highest...
Donkey killer hunter has to pay thousands in damages

Donkey killer hunter has to pay thousands in damages

July 2, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
The Geneva hunter who shot and killed 4 donkeys near the village of Arith in Haute Savoie – claiming he thought...
New speed limit in France now in force

New speed limit in France now in force

July 2, 2018, 6:13 a.m.
The French national speed limit has been lowered from 90 kph to 80. The change came into force yesterday. The move is...
French police hunt for hit and run killer close to Geneva border

French police hunt for hit and run killer close to Geneva border

June 7, 2018, 6:42 a.m.
French police have launched a manhunt after a 17 year old cyclist was killed in a hit and run accident in the French ...
Five year old found in Geneva after being reported missing in France.

Five year old found in Geneva after being reported missing in France.

June 4, 2018, 6:14 a.m.
A five year old boy has been reunited with his family in France after boarding a bus heading to Geneva.
Geneva hunter who shot donkeys faces jail

Geneva hunter who shot donkeys faces jail

May 22, 2018, 6:01 a.m.
A 40 year old Geneva hunter is facing jail time in France after he shot and killed 4 donkeys owned by a trekking comp...
Trash smuggling now a 'thing'.

Trash smuggling now a 'thing'.

May 3, 2018, 6:06 a.m.
Residents in bordering French towns are complaining Swiss residents are using their rubbish bins.
French Post blames Swiss salaries for Gex problem

French Post blames Swiss salaries for Gex problem

April 12, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
French postal managers are promising to get to grips with a crises which is paralyzing the post in the Pays de Gex, w...
11% of Swiss nationals live outside the country

11% of Swiss nationals live outside the country

April 6, 2018, 7:38 a.m.
Around 11% of Swiss passport holders live outside the country, according to figures from the Foreign Ministry.
Swiss documents thought to be vital link with Sarkozy allegations

Swiss documents thought to be vital link with Sarkozy allegations

March 21, 2018, 8:38 a.m.
Documents supplied by Swiss authorities are thought to be part of the evidence involved in the investigation into pos...
Geneva hospital doctor convicted of rape

Geneva hospital doctor convicted of rape

Feb. 27, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
A former doctor at the Geneva cantonal hospital has been convicted of rape in France.
Man arrested after fire kills girlfriend

Man arrested after fire kills girlfriend

Feb. 21, 2018, 5:42 a.m.
A Swiss man has been arrested in France after a former girlfriend died in a house fire in the Bernese town of Frutigen.
France and Geneva agree to deal with border traffic issues

France and Geneva agree to deal with border traffic issues

Jan. 25, 2018, 5:46 a.m.
Authorities in Geneva and France have agreed to do something about the traffic flowing across the border every day. ...
Cantons seek deal with Airbnb for tourist tax

Cantons seek deal with Airbnb for tourist tax

Jan. 17, 2018, 5:41 a.m.
The online rental platform, Airbnb, is in talks with several cantons on how to collect a tourist tax on people v...
Swiss medicine agency calls for tougher sentences on outdated drug scandal

Swiss medicine agency calls for tougher sentences on outdated drug scandal

Jan. 15, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
The Swiss medicines agency is protesting a sentence against executives from a now-bankrupt pharmaceutical company. Th...
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