Sky News in Geneva following UK's most wanted man

Sky News in Geneva following UK's most wanted man

June 2, 2017, noon
Mark Acklom is a notorious swindler who's already spent a decade behind bars. British police are searching for hi...
One of UK's most wanted criminals photographed in Geneva

One of UK's most wanted criminals photographed in Geneva

June 2, 2017, 6:49 a.m.
One of Britain’s most wanted criminals has been spotted in Geneva. Mark Acklom was pictured three weeks ago at ...
Questions over Geneva police request for firepower

Questions over Geneva police request for firepower

June 2, 2017, 6:43 a.m.
Geneva police could get 150 military standard assault rifles, designed to cope with the current terrorist threat.
CERN could get massive upgrade - in a few decades

CERN could get massive upgrade - in a few decades

June 1, 2017, 6:46 a.m.
CERN, the particle physics laboratory on the Swiss French border in Geneva could get a massive upgrade.
Geneva Lake Parade will return this year

Geneva Lake Parade will return this year

May 31, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
The Geneva Lake Parade will return this summer after skipping last year. The new organizers say they’re confide...
New software aims to weed out potential terrorists

New software aims to weed out potential terrorists

May 29, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
A new piece of software is being made available to teachers in an effort to identify potential terrorists.
Are there too many hospitals?

Are there too many hospitals?

May 29, 2017, 6:27 a.m.
Does Switzerland have too many hospitals ? 
Switzerland asks other countries to keep check on insurance claimants

Switzerland asks other countries to keep check on insurance claimants

May 26, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
Switzerland is striking deals with other countries in an effort to crack down on people suspected of abusing invalidi...
Geneva police grateful for incident free football match

Geneva police grateful for incident free football match

May 26, 2017, 9:07 a.m.
Geneva police are breathing a sigh of relief after the final of the Swiss football championship went off without a hi...
UN staff workers threaten strike action over proposed pay cut

UN staff workers threaten strike action over proposed pay cut

May 25, 2017, 5:34 a.m.
Staff members at the UN in Geneva are threatening strike action if the plan to cut their salaries by 7.5% goes ahead.
Geneva rapist and murder faces decades in jail - but could be paroled

Geneva rapist and murder faces decades in jail - but could be paroled

May 25, 2017, 5:32 a.m.
A Geneva court has jailed for life the rapist and murderer Fabrice A. But judges refused to rule the killer should ne...
WHO gets new head

WHO gets new head

May 24, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
The World Health Organisation has a new head. The Ethiopian Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was elected at the annual asse...
Geneva flower clock gets facelift

Geneva flower clock gets facelift

May 24, 2017, 9:22 a.m.
The world famous Geneva flower clock has had a face lift. Over CHF 50,000 has been spent on a new design and plants.
WHO delegates to choose new head today

WHO delegates to choose new head today

May 23, 2017, 8:57 a.m.
Delegates from member states of the World Health Organization are meeting today to pick a new head of the UN organiza...
Figures show slight improvement in Geneva air quality

Figures show slight improvement in Geneva air quality

May 23, 2017, 8:50 a.m.
Figures released by the Geneva environment office show air quality in the canton is improving - but it may be due mor...
Geneva transport decision will mean cuts

Geneva transport decision will mean cuts

May 22, 2017, 7:01 a.m.
In Geneva, the cantonal President Francois Longchamp couldn’t hide his frustration as voters rejected a rise in...
Forgotten bag closes Geneva train station

Forgotten bag closes Geneva train station

May 18, 2017, 7:18 a.m.
A forgotten bag at Geneva’s main train station caused havoc yesterday afternoon. Police closed the station and ...
Diamond sale in Geneva breaks records

Diamond sale in Geneva breaks records

May 17, 2017, 7:04 a.m.
A pair of diamond earrings have sold in Geneva for more than $57m.
Firefight in central Geneva foils robbery

Firefight in central Geneva foils robbery

May 15, 2017, 9:18 a.m.
A firefight broke out on Saturday morning on the Quai des Bergues in Geneva. Police say two people attempted to rob a...
69 year old pedestrian killed in Geneva old town

69 year old pedestrian killed in Geneva old town

May 15, 2017, 8:39 a.m.
A 69 year old pedestrian was killed on Saturday evening in Geneva’s old town by an 80 year old driver.
Geneva burglars thwarted by dogs

Geneva burglars thwarted by dogs

May 11, 2017, 6:43 a.m.
Two Geneva burglars have been thwarted by a dog. In the early hours of Wednesday morning two men tried to scale the f...
Families evicted from homes in Geneva with no notice

Families evicted from homes in Geneva with no notice

May 10, 2017, 8:09 a.m.
Eleven families have been evicted from their homes in Geneva without warning. They were subletting apartments through...
Massive fire in Geneva

Massive fire in Geneva

May 9, 2017, 8:45 a.m.
A large fire brought the centre of Geneva to standstill yesterday afternoon. Right in the heart of Paquis, the top fl...
Thousands support Geneva marathon

Thousands support Geneva marathon

May 8, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
Thousands of people lined the streets of Geneva over the weekend to cheer on runners taking part in the Geneva marathon.
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