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...
Geneva and Lausanne hit by power cuts

Geneva and Lausanne hit by power cuts

April 10, 2018, 7:53 a.m.
French speaking regions of the country were hit by a series of power cuts yesterday morning.
Drug dealers dies in police custody in Lausanne

Drug dealers dies in police custody in Lausanne

March 2, 2018, 5:46 a.m.
An investigation has been launched after a drug dealer died in police custody in Lausanne. The 40 year old man resist...
Anti-Trump demos held across Switzerland

Anti-Trump demos held across Switzerland

Jan. 24, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
More than a thousand marched in Zurich last night, protesting the visit of the US President, Donald Trump to the Worl...
New offences unveiled in Lausanne

New offences unveiled in Lausanne

Oct. 23, 2017, 1:22 p.m.
The city of Lausanne is clamping down on unsocial behaviour with a series of new finable offences. From next month an...
March in Lausanne to fight Islamaphobia

March in Lausanne to fight Islamaphobia

Oct. 19, 2017, 7:02 a.m.
Around 500 people marched in Lausanne yesterday to protest against racism and Islamophobia.
Cameras could be installed at Lausanne cemetery

Cameras could be installed at Lausanne cemetery

Oct. 18, 2017, 7 a.m.
Lausanne authorities are considering installing CCTV cameras at a cemetery after several Muslim graves were vandalize...
Lausanne police try to track down abandoned UK car

Lausanne police try to track down abandoned UK car

Aug. 10, 2017, 10:47 a.m.
Lausanne police are trying to track down the owners of a UK registered car which has been left abandoned on the Quais...
Thousands slip and slide through Lausanne streets

Thousands slip and slide through Lausanne streets

Aug. 7, 2017, 6:36 a.m.
Nearly 3,000 people donned swimsuits and swimming trunks in the centre of Lausanne this weekend as they slid through ...
Work well underway for the new Olympic House in Lausanne

Work well underway for the new Olympic House in Lausanne

July 13, 2017, 6:42 a.m.
Progress is being made at what will be the new headquarters of the International Olympic Committee, or IOC, in Vidy i...
French President in Lausanne for Paris Olympic bid push

French President in Lausanne for Paris Olympic bid push

July 11, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
The French President Emmanuel Macron is in Lausanne to support the Paris bid for the 2024 Olympic Games. 
Man who shouted 'Allahu Akbar' in Lausanne faces trial

Man who shouted 'Allahu Akbar' in Lausanne faces trial

June 21, 2017, 9:06 a.m.
A man who caused panic on the Lausanne metro system on Friday by shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ meaning God is g...
EPFL research offers hope to reefs

EPFL research offers hope to reefs

May 16, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
A discovery by researchers from the EPFL in Lausanne may offer a glimmer of hope to coral reefs around the world.
Woman fined for singing in the street

Woman fined for singing in the street

March 29, 2017, 9:07 a.m.
A 37 year old woman from Lausanne has had a fine upheld in court after police gave her a ticket for singing ‘I ...
Lausanne commodity traders conference attracts protests

Lausanne commodity traders conference attracts protests

March 28, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
Around 300 demonstrators gathered outside the Hotel Beau Rivage in Lausanne to protest the annual gathering of commod...
Buses taken off road in Lausanne after fires

Buses taken off road in Lausanne after fires

March 6, 2017, 6:52 a.m.
Commuters in Lausanne will have a lighter bus service today as public transport bosses have decided to take 17 vehicl...
Drivers warned of tickets at Lausanne train station

Drivers warned of tickets at Lausanne train station

Dec. 14, 2016, 9:54 a.m.
Drivers dropping off passengers at Lausanne train station are being warned not to park close to the station or use ta...
Lausanne light festival starts

Lausanne light festival starts

Nov. 25, 2016, 6:59 a.m.
The Lausanne Lights Festival is back for the fifth consecutive year with thirteen installations scattered around town.
Speed check police officers caught parking illegally in Lausanne

Speed check police officers caught parking illegally in Lausanne

Aug. 30, 2016, 1:52 p.m.
Police officers have been caught parking illegally in Lausanne as they tried to flash speeding drivers. A resident o...
Lausanne banishes children from playing in the city fountains

Lausanne banishes children from playing in the city fountains

Aug. 8, 2016, 8:47 a.m.
Lausanne is banishing children from playing in the city's fountains. City authorities say they are not obliged to co...
Geneva prisoners have appeal rejected

Geneva prisoners have appeal rejected

Aug. 5, 2016, 6:41 a.m.
The pleas of five prisoners who claimed they were subjected to inhumane conditions at Champ-Dollon prison in Geneva h...
Lausanne festival organisers buckle under pressure

Lausanne festival organisers buckle under pressure

Aug. 3, 2016, 11:44 a.m.
Organisers of Lausanne's Festival de la Cité have decided to keep the event….. in the city. This year ...
Red Bull ‘Beat It’ dance competition back in Vevey

Red Bull ‘Beat It’ dance competition back in Vevey

July 22, 2016, 7:45 a.m.
Talented dancers from across the country are descending on Vevey tomorrow hoping to take part in the 5th Red Bull, &l...
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