Extinction Rebellion protestors facing obstruction charges

Extinction Rebellion protestors facing obstruction charges

Nov. 8, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
More than 100 Extinction Rebellion protestors are to face charges of obstruction in Lausanne.
Fire in French district sends smoke across Lake Geneva

Fire in French district sends smoke across Lake Geneva

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
A large fire in a French commercial district sent thick black smoke across Lake Geneva yesterday morning.
Switzerland experiences technology industry boom

Switzerland experiences technology industry boom

Sept. 27, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Switzerland is experiencing a high-tech jobs boom. 
Climate marches planned around Switzerland

Climate marches planned around Switzerland

Sept. 27, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A series of marches to highlight the threat of climate change are planned over the next couple of days. 
Lausanne to cut speed to cut noise

Lausanne to cut speed to cut noise

Sept. 2, 2019, 7:16 a.m.
The city of Lausanne is to bring in lower overnight speed limits in many residential areas in an effort to cut noise ...
Swiss prices cause issues for youth climate change summit

Swiss prices cause issues for youth climate change summit

Aug. 8, 2019, 9:46 a.m.
Discord is breaking out at the youth climate change summit in Lausanne – and one of the biggest problems are ro...
Greta Thunberg in Lausanne for environmental summit

Greta Thunberg in Lausanne for environmental summit

Aug. 6, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A week long environmental summit with hundreds of young people – including climate activist Greta Thunberg &nda...
CHF 80m to be spent on flood defences in Lausanne

CHF 80m to be spent on flood defences in Lausanne

July 10, 2019, 10:13 a.m.
Canton Vaud is to spend CHF 80m on a 2 km long tunnel to direct potential flood water away from vital areas of Lausanne.
Mystery surrounds Belgium family death

Mystery surrounds Belgium family death

June 20, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
There are still plenty of questions surrounding the death of a Belgium family living in canton Vaud.
5-vehicle crash partially closes A1 route to Lausanne

5-vehicle crash partially closes A1 route to Lausanne

June 13, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Traffic was seriously disrupted yesterday afternoon on the A1 autoroute on the Versoix bridge after a five-vehicle ac...
Uber loses court battle in Lausanne

Uber loses court battle in Lausanne

May 6, 2019, 6:45 a.m.
An Uber driver has won a court ruling in Lausanne, which lawyers believe will have far reaching ramifications to the ...
Man mad at CHF 40 fine for one minute late

Man mad at CHF 40 fine for one minute late

April 2, 2019, 7:22 a.m.
A Lausanne man is furious at getting a CHF 40 fine for overstaying his parking slot by just one minute.
Lausanne student likely left brain dead after parasol strike

Lausanne student likely left brain dead after parasol strike

March 28, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A young student is in a coma and doctors doubt she’ll ever regain consciousness after being struck by a parasol...
Protesters march through Lausanne against trading companies

Protesters march through Lausanne against trading companies

March 27, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Around 200 protestors marched in Lausanne yesterday as the city hosted a major conference of commodity trading compan...
Lausanne protests anti-begging laws

Lausanne protests anti-begging laws

Nov. 2, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Several hundred demonstrated in Lausanne last night to protest at new anti-begging laws.
Deceased bodies show banned in Lausanne

Deceased bodies show banned in Lausanne

Oct. 17, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
Lausanne has banned a travelling show featuring plastinated human bodies.
Brutal attack shocks Lausanne neighbourhood

Brutal attack shocks Lausanne neighbourhood

Oct. 4, 2018, 7:43 a.m.
A neighbourhood in Lausanne is still in shock after a brutal attack over the weekend.
Black Lives Matter protest in Lausanne

Black Lives Matter protest in Lausanne

Sept. 26, 2018, 8:02 a.m.
Around 300 people demonstrated against police violence in Lausanne yesterday.
Protestors call for an end to violence against women

Protestors call for an end to violence against women

Aug. 13, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
Hundreds of people have taken part in demonstrations over the weekend, demanding an end to violence against women.
Delayed rail passengers to receive up to CHF 100 if they use an app

Delayed rail passengers to receive up to CHF 100 if they use an app

July 24, 2018, 8:56 a.m.
Rail passengers who are delayed by ongoing construction work can receive goodwill gift certificates worth CHF 100 if ...
World Cup sees numbers drop at Lausanne’s Festival de la Cité

World Cup sees numbers drop at Lausanne’s Festival de la Cité

July 16, 2018, 8:50 a.m.
Fewer people visited Lausanne’s annual street festival, the Festival de la Cité, this year compared to l...
Uber becomes official in Lausanne

Uber becomes official in Lausanne

May 2, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
The ride app Uber has moved to further formalize its presence in Lausanne. It’s now recognized as a ‘call...
EPFL researchers believe they've found a lost planet

EPFL researchers believe they've found a lost planet

April 18, 2018, 8:42 a.m.
Researchers at the EPFL in Lausanne say they have found evidence of a lost planet in our solar system.
IOC targeted by Russian hackers

IOC targeted by Russian hackers

April 16, 2018, 6:37 a.m.
Russian hackers have been targeting the International Olympic Committee in Lausanne, according to the Federal Intelli...
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