One dead in barge crash with rowing boat

One dead in barge crash with rowing boat

Jan. 14, 2020, 9:52 a.m.
A person has died and two others injured after a barge crashed into a rowing boat on the Rhine River in Basel yesterd...
Man in wheelchair dies in Rhine River

Man in wheelchair dies in Rhine River

Nov. 19, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A man in a wheelchair died yesterday when he fell into the Rhine River in Basel.
Rowers run over by barge survive

Rowers run over by barge survive

March 13, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Two rowers on the Rhine near Basel had a narrow escape after a barge weighing 2,600 tonnes ran over them.
Basel manhunt after young woman raped

Basel manhunt after young woman raped

Oct. 8, 2018, 9 a.m.
Basel police have launched a major manhunt after a young woman was raped on Friday evening.
Abandoned baby found near Swiss border

Abandoned baby found near Swiss border

Jan. 4, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
German border guards spotted a new born baby which had been abandoned near the Swiss frontier on the Rhine.
Basel prints incomprehensible English language brochure

Basel prints incomprehensible English language brochure

Oct. 11, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
The Basel Tourist Office is under fire for printing an English language brochure that’s being described as &lsq...
Basel swimmers flock to river - not pools

Basel swimmers flock to river - not pools

Aug. 24, 2017, 7:48 a.m.
Operators of local swimming pools in Basel are complaining of major competition – from the Rhine River.
Body dragged out of Rhine

Body dragged out of Rhine

Sept. 5, 2016, 6:43 a.m.
Basel police dragged a male body out of the Rhine yesterday afternoon. The man has not been identified, but police sa...
Tourist saved from drowning in the Rhine River in Basel

Tourist saved from drowning in the Rhine River in Basel

Aug. 2, 2016, 9:19 a.m.
A tourist has been saved from drowning in the Rhine River in Basel. The man was swimming yesterday when his foot got...
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