Man in a coma after violent Geneva attack

Man in a coma after violent Geneva attack

Aug. 17, 2017, 9 a.m.
A man is in a coma and doctors say the prognoses is not good after he was violently attacked in the early hours of Su...
New Eaux-Vives beach work starts next month

New Eaux-Vives beach work starts next month

Aug. 15, 2017, 10:03 a.m.
The residents of Eaux-Vives in Geneva have only a couple more weeks to remember how the lake side looks before a majo...
Passengers stranded at Geneva airport

Passengers stranded at Geneva airport

Aug. 15, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Some passengers and those picking up friends were stuck at Geneva airport yesterday afternoon after an unattended bag...
Geneva firework display goes flawlessly

Geneva firework display goes flawlessly

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
The massive firework display, which marks the end of the Fetes de Genève went off without a hitch, according t...
Geneva to hit half a million people within a year

Geneva to hit half a million people within a year

Aug. 11, 2017, 3:19 a.m.
Geneva is expected to hit a demographic milestone in the next 12 months – hitting half a million inhabitants.
Addax to shed 174 jobs in  Geneva

Addax to shed 174 jobs in Geneva

Aug. 9, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
Addax Petroleum is to close its Geneva offices with the loss of 174 jobs. The Chinese owned company confirmed press r...
Questions raised over Geneva minister's dual nationality

Questions raised over Geneva minister's dual nationality

Aug. 9, 2017, 10:38 a.m.
Questions are being raised about the Geneva Security and Economics Minister Pierre Maudet’s dual nationality. ...
Teacher sacked after tryst with school boy on EasyJet flight from Geneva

Teacher sacked after tryst with school boy on EasyJet flight from Geneva

July 28, 2017, 9:36 a.m.
A schoolboy on a trip from the UK to Switzerland got more than he bargained for after joining the mile high club with...
Kids find tropical snake in Geneva

Kids find tropical snake in Geneva

July 25, 2017, 10:28 a.m.
A group of kids in Geneva had a shock when they came across a boa-constrictor on the banks of the Arve River on Sunda...
Geneva emergency services teach throwing life rings

Geneva emergency services teach throwing life rings

July 24, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
Geneva emergency services held an information session over the weekend to teach people how to throw a life ring and r...
Man stabbed to death in Geneva apartment

Man stabbed to death in Geneva apartment

July 18, 2017, 7:54 a.m.
Investigations by Geneva police are continuing after a 22 year old man was stabbed to death in an apartment in the ci...
Man drowns in Rhone in Geneva

Man drowns in Rhone in Geneva

July 17, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
A man drowned while swimming in the Rhone River in Geneva yesterday afternoon. Despite a large rescue effort triggere...
Firefighters rescue man from 10-metre water spout

Firefighters rescue man from 10-metre water spout

July 10, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
A driver whose car hit a fire hydrant has had a lucky escape after passing firefighters appeared on the scene within ...
Daily flights to Oman from Zurich announced

Daily flights to Oman from Zurich announced

July 4, 2017, 6:32 a.m.
Daily flights to Oman will soon be available from both Zurich and Geneva.
Post Office opens new parcel sorting centres

Post Office opens new parcel sorting centres

June 30, 2017, 7:10 a.m.
The Swiss Post Office has been in the news recently for its decision to close hundreds of branches all over the country.
Hit US TV show films episode in Geneva

Hit US TV show films episode in Geneva

June 29, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
Do you ever watch the US TV show the Bachelorette? Well if you do then you might see some familiar locations cropping...
Man struck by lightning in Geneva

Man struck by lightning in Geneva

June 29, 2017, 6:46 a.m.
A man was struck by lightning in the Geneva commune of Bernex yesterday afternoon. He was taking water from a fountai...
Geneva wants to encourage electric cars

Geneva wants to encourage electric cars

June 29, 2017, 6:44 a.m.
Canton Geneva is planning a series of incentives to encourage the use of electric vehicles. The Minister of Transport...
Geneva residents feel safer

Geneva residents feel safer

June 28, 2017, 11:50 a.m.
People in Geneva are feeling safer. According to a local security survey in 2016, only 34% of citizens feel unsafe...
More terrorist arrests in Switzerland

More terrorist arrests in Switzerland

June 28, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
There have been further anti-terrorist arrests in Switzerland. The new operation is not connected with an arrest made...
Geneva to get more hotel rooms

Geneva to get more hotel rooms

June 28, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
Geneva will have around 1,000 new hotel rooms over the next few years, but the Geneva Hoteliers Association isn&rsquo...
Tipped crane in Geneva threatens lake

Tipped crane in Geneva threatens lake

June 27, 2017, 9:22 a.m.
Geneva fire fighters battled to keep diesel fuel and hydraulic fluid from entering the lake after a truck-crane tippe...
Geneva police raid flat after man fires into the air

Geneva police raid flat after man fires into the air

June 26, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
A specialist armed intervention squad raided an apartment in Geneva yesterday afternoon after a 53 year old man fired...
Post Office plans 12 closures in Geneva

Post Office plans 12 closures in Geneva

June 23, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
The Post Office is continuing its programme of closing branches – and has released a list of 12 that could go i...
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