Major storm kills 2 and floods GenevaJune 17, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Large parts of cantons Geneva and Vaud and neighbouring France were battered by a major storm on Saturday afternoon.
Man rescued from Rhone river in stormy watersJune 17, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
A man had to be rescued from the Rhone river near the Pont Butin in Geneva yesterday afternoon.
Heavy rain triggers weather warningsJune 11, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Heavy rain is triggering alerts throughout the country.
Mystery police operation intrigues publicMarch 4, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
Zurich police are staying tightlipped after an operation in Oerlikon yesterday afternoon.
Stormy weather cancels weekend Christmas marketsDec. 10, 2018, 8:40 a.m.
High winds and heavy rain ruined the weekend for many and led to cancelled Christmas markets.
Strong winds cancelled flights and closed roadsSept. 24, 2018, 7:16 a.m.
High winds and heavy rains tore through the country last night – especially in the more northerly parts.
Zurich storm brings hail and floodingAug. 24, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
The Zurich area was hit by major storms last night, bringing heavy rain and almost continuous lightning – resid...
Hail damage to vineyards expected to reach CHF 4 millionJuly 27, 2018, 9 a.m.
Damage to vineyards during violent hailstorms in the cantons of Geneva and Vaud a week ago is expected to lead to ins...
Violent thunderstorms batter many parts of SwitzerlandJuly 16, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
The stormy front struck the Jura with full force, leading to heavy rainfall and hailstorms.
Several dead after sudden mountain stormsMay 1, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Sudden mountain storms has led to the deaths of several hikers and skiers in two separate incidents.
Storm unearths ancient findsFeb. 7, 2018, 5:46 a.m.
The recent storm has unearthed some exciting archeological finds.
Switzerland sends aid to hurricane hit HaitiSept. 11, 2017, 9:45 a.m.
Switzerland is sending aid to hurricane hit Haiti. The foreign ministry says the efforts are being focused on Haiti a...
SWISS move to fly tourists from hurricane pathSept. 8, 2017, 6:18 a.m.
Swiss International Airlines – and its partners in the Lufthansa group – is waiving re-booking fees for t...
Recent storm damage costs could reach CHF 85 millionJuly 14, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Property insurance companies have so far received 4,000 claims following last weekend’s storms, which badly hit...
15 cows killed by lightningJune 30, 2017, 6:57 a.m.
Following yesterday’s news a man had been struck by lightning in Geneva – farmers in canton Sankt Gallen ...