Germany demands quaratine from those coming from 10 cantonsOct. 16, 2020, 6:48 a.m.
Germany has determined almost half of Switzerland is at risk of spreading the infection and anyone who’s been i...
Boat party upsets two countriesSept. 22, 2020, 7:02 a.m.
A boat party on Lake Constance over the weekend annoyed Swiss authorities as a mask requirement seems to have been wi...
German government advises against travel to Vaud and GenevaSept. 10, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
Germany has issued travel advice to its citizens about visiting cantons Geneva and Vaud.
Germany asked to hold up their side of 1996 rail plansSept. 1, 2020, 9:05 a.m.
Switzerland is putting pressure on Germany to finish its rail plans it agreed to in 1996.
Meteorologists say 'unusual' heatwaves now becoming normJuly 3, 2020, 8:51 a.m.
In a joint statement – meteorologists from Switzerland, Germany and Austria say heatwaves which were considered...
MP demands ban on homosexual conversion therapyJune 25, 2020, 9:17 a.m.
A member of parliament has written to the Federal Council demanding a legal ban on homosexual conversion therapies.&n...
Switzerland named safest country in the world for Covid-19June 8, 2020, 11:58 a.m.
Switzerland is the safest country in the world for Covid-19. Germany is second.
Border to open to tourist traffic from June 15thMay 14, 2020, 10:04 a.m.
The borders between Switzerland and France, Germany and Austria will be open to tourist traffic again from June 15th&...
Borders may open in time for beach vacationMay 13, 2020, 10:35 a.m.
Taking a break on a beach could be possible this summer. The Swiss government is in discussion with France, Germany a...
Paramedic petitions to allow cross-border parental visitsApril 14, 2020, 9:40 a.m.
A paramedic in Switzerland is launching a petition to allow separated parents to visit their children if they’r...
Strain at borders as many try to cross illegallyMarch 20, 2020, 9:11 a.m.
Customs officials have reported ‘breakthrough attempts’ to cross the country’s borders - illegally....
Germany blocks medical equipment shipment to SwitzerlandMarch 11, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
Germany has been blocking a shipment of medical equipment to Switzerland due its ban on exporting such materials.
Swiss tech company accused of enabling 'intelligence coup of the century'Feb. 12, 2020, 10:18 a.m.
The reputation of a Swiss technology company is being crushed after allegations it allowed the US, UK, Germany and ot...
Rescue operation called off after man found at homeSept. 9, 2019, 9:01 a.m.
A major search and rescue operation was called off after the supposedly missing man was found at home safe and sound.
EU regions urge 'understanding' for Switzerland's politicsSept. 5, 2019, 6:09 a.m.
Local regions of EU countries bordering Switzerland are urging Brussels to be more understanding about this country&r...
"Video games an important part of our culture"Aug. 21, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
The Home Affair Minister Alain Berset says video games are an important part of our culture and contributes to the ec...
Stats show border-crossing workers on the riseAug. 16, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The number of cross border workers is continuing to grow.
German summer holidays may cause Gotthard Tunnel tailbacksJuly 26, 2019, 10:31 a.m.
Traffic warnings are in place for the Gotthard Tunnel this weekend as two large German Länder start their summer...
4-year-old runaway crosses border to GermanyFeb. 28, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A four-year-old boy is back home after running away and taking a train to Germany.
No Swiss detectives sent to examine Panama PapersJan. 28, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
Switzerland has not sent any financial detectives to Germany to examine the leaked Panama Papers.
German train strikes to lead to delays in SwitzerlandDec. 10, 2018, 8:38 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways are warning a strike by German train workers could lead to delays and cancellations in Switzer...
Anti-racist demonstration in ZurichSept. 4, 2018, 6:43 a.m.
Several hundred people gathered in Zurich last night to protest racism and show solidarity with anti-racist demonstra...
Graubünden police believe they've identified leg ownerSept. 4, 2018, 6:40 a.m.
Graubünden police say they believe they have identified the owner of a leg which was found in a field in July.
Swiss nationals join German right-wing riotsAug. 28, 2018, 8:48 a.m.
German police are on the alert for Swiss nationals who may join the on-going right-wing riots in the town of Chemnitz.