Plans to tighten water sports rules on Lake Geneva

Plans to tighten water sports rules on Lake Geneva

July 17, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Rules and regulations concerning water sports on Lake Geneva are set to be tightened as Swiss and French authorities ...
Swiss air traffic controller threaten strike during busy summer schedule

Swiss air traffic controller threaten strike during busy summer schedule

July 11, 2018, 7:55 a.m.
Swiss air traffic controllers are threatening to strike at one of the busiest times of the year.
Security is quicker at Geneva airport due to new machines

Security is quicker at Geneva airport due to new machines

July 9, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
Geneva airport is leading the world with the use of new luggage scanners. The machines produce a 3D image of the bags...
Geneva commuters braced for roadworks

Geneva commuters braced for roadworks

July 5, 2018, 6:41 a.m.
Geneva commuters are being warned a series of major roadworks are due to start on Monday – and so be prepared f...
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...
Light plane crashes at Geneva airport

Light plane crashes at Geneva airport

June 27, 2018, 1:05 p.m.
Air traffic was disrupted for an hour this morning after a light aircraft crashed on the runway at Geneva airport.
Man spends 2 weeks in intensive care after swallowing drain cleaner

Man spends 2 weeks in intensive care after swallowing drain cleaner

June 27, 2018, 6:17 a.m.
A 65 year old man in Geneva spent two weeks in intensive care after he mistook a container of pipe cleaner for headac...
Geneva police issue graphic images to identify body

Geneva police issue graphic images to identify body

June 26, 2018, 6:05 a.m.
Geneva police have taken the unusual step of issuing images of a body found in the Arve River in November 2014. Th...
Pope in Geneva says we live at too fast a pace

Pope in Geneva says we live at too fast a pace

June 22, 2018, 7:14 a.m.
The Pope told the faithful in Geneva yesterday to reject the barrage of information we are subjected to and we all li...
16 year old dies in  Lake Geneva

16 year old dies in Lake Geneva

June 22, 2018, 6:42 a.m.
A 16 year old boy died in Lake Geneva yesterday afternoon. He was swimming with two friends in Clarens in canton Vaud.
BMW owners warned of spate of thefts around Lake Geneva

BMW owners warned of spate of thefts around Lake Geneva

June 22, 2018, 6:37 a.m.
BMW owners around Lake Geneva are being warned thieves are targeting their cars for the accessories.
Pope arriving in Geneva today

Pope arriving in Geneva today

June 21, 2018, 7:11 a.m.
A massive security operation is underway in Geneva as the city awaits the arrival of the Pope.  
EU considers unemployment benefit shakeup for frontaliers

EU considers unemployment benefit shakeup for frontaliers

June 21, 2018, 7:02 a.m.
The EU is considering a shake-up on how social benefits, including unemployment benefit, would be paid to cross borde...
Ford blow to Geneva show

Ford blow to Geneva show

June 20, 2018, 7 a.m.
The Geneva Motor Show has suffered another blow. The US car giant Ford says it won’t be in Geneva next March. T...
Students use crowd funding site to pay for clitoris drawing fine

Students use crowd funding site to pay for clitoris drawing fine

June 20, 2018, 6:13 a.m.
Two students who were fined CHF 100 each by Geneva municipal police for drawing a diagram of a clitoris on the paveme...
Geneva anti-frontalier initiative fails

Geneva anti-frontalier initiative fails

June 19, 2018, 8:08 a.m.
An initiative to cut the number of cross border workers in Geneva has failed to collect enough signatures to take the...
Geneva gets ready for Pope visit.

Geneva gets ready for Pope visit.

June 18, 2018, 6:49 a.m.
Geneva authorities are gearing up for the Pope’s visit this week.
Eight injured in explosion and fire at Geneva stables

Eight injured in explosion and fire at Geneva stables

June 14, 2018, 6:22 a.m.
Three people are seriously injured after an explosion and fire in a riding centre in Geneva. They were helicoptered t...
Geneva voters green-light canton's housing plan at La Praille

Geneva voters green-light canton's housing plan at La Praille

June 11, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
In Geneva, voters have given the go-ahead for the canton’s housing plan in the new development at La Praille.
New Geneva NGO aims to stamp out Catholic sexual abuse

New Geneva NGO aims to stamp out Catholic sexual abuse

June 8, 2018, 6:19 a.m.
A new Non-Governmental Organization has been set up in Geneva. Called Ending Clerical Abuse, it aims to stop sexual a...
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 ...
FIFA takes World Cup ticket re-seller to court

FIFA takes World Cup ticket re-seller to court

June 6, 2018, 6:09 a.m.
The Zurich based global football body FIFA is taking the online ticket reseller company Viagogo to court.
Geneva airport says avoid 21st June if possible

Geneva airport says avoid 21st June if possible

June 5, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Geneva airport says if you can avoid flying on Thursday June 21st – then stay away.
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.
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