Swiss spies keep watch on 90 suspected jihadists

Swiss spies keep watch on 90 suspected jihadists

May 4, 2017, 6:45 a.m.
The Swiss intelligence agency has identified around 90 people living in the country who could have links with Islamic...
Geneva public transport remains very slow

Geneva public transport remains very slow

May 2, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
The speed of Geneva public transport has always been criticized, but new figures show the average speed is up –...
Geneva to scrap dozens of traffic lights

Geneva to scrap dozens of traffic lights

May 1, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
Traffic lights are a blight on any driver in Geneva – and now it seems the canton agrees.  
UN workers demonstrate against paycuts

UN workers demonstrate against paycuts

April 26, 2017, 7:18 a.m.
Over 500 UN workers demonstrated outside the Palais des Nations in Geneva yesterday to fight against plans to cut pay...
Geneva police dispute looks set to worsen

Geneva police dispute looks set to worsen

April 26, 2017, 7:12 a.m.
The long running dispute between the Geneva police and the government looks to get worse.
UN secretary general and Swiss foreign minister reaffirm importance of Geneva

UN secretary general and Swiss foreign minister reaffirm importance of Geneva

April 25, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
The UN secretary general and the Swiss foreign minister have reaffirmed their belief in the importance of internation...
Zurich police consider asking for Islamic speaker ban

Zurich police consider asking for Islamic speaker ban

April 24, 2017, 7 a.m.
Zurich police are considering asking the government to ban some planned speakers at an Islamic event due to be h...
Geneva hosts pro-science march

Geneva hosts pro-science march

April 24, 2017, 5:18 a.m.
Geneva joined the world on Saturday with its own march for science. Around 600 scientists and supporters marched in s...
Geneva crackdown on cyclists

Geneva crackdown on cyclists

April 21, 2017, 8:51 a.m.
Geneva police handed out several fines against errant cyclists yesterday. The police say they want to send a message ...
Geneva police warn of payphone scam

Geneva police warn of payphone scam

April 13, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Geneva police are warning of a scam which can lead to you being thousands of francs out of pocket.
Geneva police stop drunk driver with one tyre missing

Geneva police stop drunk driver with one tyre missing

April 12, 2017, 7:03 a.m.
Geneva police have released details of a drunk driver from Vaud they stopped on Saturday afternoon outside the UN. Th...
TPG hope timetable changes will lead to support in fare rises

TPG hope timetable changes will lead to support in fare rises

April 12, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
The Geneva public transport company, the TPG, is trying to woo voters ahead of a crucial vote in May which may allow ...
Geneva launches campaign against black economy

Geneva launches campaign against black economy

April 11, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
Geneva is launching a campaign against the black economy. The move is part of ‘Operation Papyrus’ which a...
Switzerland condemns Egypt attack

Switzerland condemns Egypt attack

April 10, 2017, 7:55 a.m.
Switzerland has issued a strong condemnation of the attack on two Coptic churches in Egypt yesterday as worshippers c...
Swiss Islamic preacher expelled from France

Swiss Islamic preacher expelled from France

April 10, 2017, 7:05 a.m.
A controversial Swiss Islamic preacher has been expelled from France. Hani Ramadan used to head the Geneva Islamic Ce...
Geneva calls for one state health insurance company

Geneva calls for one state health insurance company

April 7, 2017, 7:18 a.m.
The Geneva parliament is calling on the federal government to do more to cap the rising cost of health insurance.
Amateur footballers face lengthy ban after brawl

Amateur footballers face lengthy ban after brawl

April 7, 2017, 6:47 a.m.
A local league football match in Geneva turned violent on the pitch – and several players are now facing length...
Geneva airport reports higher profits - but warns of the future

Geneva airport reports higher profits - but warns of the future

April 5, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Geneva airport has released figures showing solid growth over the past 12 months – but is cautioning it can&rsq...
Swiss journalist sentenced for voting twice

Swiss journalist sentenced for voting twice

April 4, 2017, 9:04 a.m.
A Swiss journalist is threatening to take his case to the European court of Human rights after he was given a two yea...
Geneva police release images of suspected diamond robbers

Geneva police release images of suspected diamond robbers

April 4, 2017, 9:03 a.m.
Geneva police have released images from a major diamond robbery in the city from last month – and are asking if...
Geneva woman sentenced to psychiatric care after 10 fires

Geneva woman sentenced to psychiatric care after 10 fires

March 31, 2017, 8:38 a.m.
A 34 year old Geneva woman and mother of 5 has been ordered to undergo psychiatric care in a secure hospital after be...
Geneva minister says no risk as new tax official is a frontalier

Geneva minister says no risk as new tax official is a frontalier

March 27, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
Politicians in canton Geneva are questioning if its right a recently appointed senior manager is actually a frontalier.
Geneva Lake Parade may make comeback for 2017

Geneva Lake Parade may make comeback for 2017

March 27, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
The Geneva Lake Parade may make a return this year. A committee is already planning the electro dance event and have ...
Bid to ban outdoor advertising in Geneva

Bid to ban outdoor advertising in Geneva

March 27, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
An initiative has been launched in Geneva to ban all outdoor advertising. An anti-advertising group says outdoor adve...
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