French protesters in Geneva to demonstrate against new autoroute

French protesters in Geneva to demonstrate against new autoroute

Jan. 28, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
Protestors from France gathered in Geneva yesterday urging the canton to fight the decision by the French government ...
Geneva to make small border crossings less attractive

Geneva to make small border crossings less attractive

Jan. 27, 2020, 8:54 a.m.
Geneva wants to make crossing small borders less attractive in rush hours and will be installing traffic lights to di...
Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
The City of Geneva has contacted a French law firm to fight the decision to give the go-ahead to a new autoroute whic...
Woman hit by commuter train dies

Woman hit by commuter train dies

Jan. 7, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
A woman has died after being hit by a Geneva commuter train in France.
Border guards crack down on 'false residents'

Border guards crack down on 'false residents'

Dec. 19, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A crackdown on so called ‘false residents’ has discovered hundreds of people who live in France – b...
Passengers praise Léman Express on launch day

Passengers praise Léman Express on launch day

Dec. 16, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
The new Léman Express train network launched yesterday. 
French strikes to likely affect Léman Express start date

French strikes to likely affect Léman Express start date

Dec. 12, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
It looks likely the start of the Léman Express will be affected by French industrial action.
French strike to affect Swiss railways

French strike to affect Swiss railways

Dec. 5, 2019, 10 a.m.
Swiss Railways are warning passengers strike action in France will severely impact cross border services over the nex...
Léman Express will still be under construction at launch date

Léman Express will still be under construction at launch date

Nov. 8, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
Although the new Léman Express train is on schedule to launch on December 15th – there will still b...
Volunteers find SWISS engine parts in forest

Volunteers find SWISS engine parts in forest

Nov. 8, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
A group of volunteers searching a French forest has found parts of an engine from a SWISS international airlines Airb...
French police catch armoured truck robbers

French police catch armoured truck robbers

Nov. 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
French police have thwarted a gang which were planning to rob an armoured truck of its load of precious metals in Swi...
Geneva police force interpreter to walk 2km home in dark

Geneva police force interpreter to walk 2km home in dark

Oct. 14, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
Geneva police are apologizing to an interpreter who works for them after dropping the woman off at the border and for...
New 'secretive' speed cameras rolled out in Haute-Savoie

New 'secretive' speed cameras rolled out in Haute-Savoie

Oct. 9, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A new generation of speed cameras are being rolled out on French roads close to the Swiss border.
Higher-priced tickets for Léman Express travelling through France

Higher-priced tickets for Léman Express travelling through France

Oct. 8, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
The new Léman Express rail network starts in December. 
Geneva and Vaud to witness night sky beauty tonight

Geneva and Vaud to witness night sky beauty tonight

Sept. 26, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
Large areas of Grand Genève will be plunged into darkness tonight as communes in Switzerland and France have a...
View the Milky Way without light pollution this Thursday around Geneva

View the Milky Way without light pollution this Thursday around Geneva

Sept. 23, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
The lights will be going out across Geneva and neighbouring France later this week.
Geneva police catch prolific motorbike thieves

Geneva police catch prolific motorbike thieves

Sept. 9, 2019, 8:51 a.m.
Geneva police say they've foiled a massive motorcycle theft ring operating in the middle of the city. 
EU regions urge 'understanding' for Switzerland's politics

EU regions urge 'understanding' for Switzerland's politics

Sept. 5, 2019, 6:09 a.m.
Local regions of EU countries bordering Switzerland are urging Brussels to be more understanding about this country&r...
Yellow Vest protesters at UN in Geneva

Yellow Vest protesters at UN in Geneva

Sept. 2, 2019, 8:41 a.m.
Several hundred Yellow Vest protestors gathered outside the UN in Geneva on Saturday. More demonstrations were also h...
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.
Stats show border-crossing workers on the rise

Stats show border-crossing workers on the rise

Aug. 16, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The number of cross border workers is continuing to grow.
Headless body found near Swiss border

Headless body found near Swiss border

July 25, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
A headless body has been found in a French field just 10 meters away from the Swiss border.
Geneva-France buckled train lines repaired

Geneva-France buckled train lines repaired

July 8, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
High speed trains are now running again between Geneva and France after tracks were repaired.
Earthquake felt across Switzerland and neighbouring France

Earthquake felt across Switzerland and neighbouring France

May 29, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
A small earthquake rocked French speaking Switzerland and neighboring France yesterday morning – and experts sa...
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