1 in 3 children don't speak Swiss language at school

1 in 3 children don't speak Swiss language at school

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
Swiss schools are facing increased pressures as the number of new students who don’t speak the relevant languag...
New Swiss car rule in Italy leaves frontier workers fuming

New Swiss car rule in Italy leaves frontier workers fuming

March 26, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Frontier workers in Ticino are fuming at new Italian rules which forbid them driving a Swiss registered car in Italy.
British IS fighter controversy triggers Swiss citizenship debate

British IS fighter controversy triggers Swiss citizenship debate

Feb. 22, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
The British case of the teenager who travelled to Syria and now wants to return to the UK has triggered a debate amon...
Swiss man arrested on suspicion of planning terrorist attack in Geneva

Swiss man arrested on suspicion of planning terrorist attack in Geneva

Jan. 15, 2019, 9:07 a.m.
A Swiss man has been arrested in Morocco, suspected of planning a terrorist attack in Geneva.
Switzerland agrees treaties with UK in case of No-Deal Brexit

Switzerland agrees treaties with UK in case of No-Deal Brexit

Dec. 21, 2018, 9:44 a.m.
The Federal Council has agreed a series of treaties with the United Kingdom which will come into effect if the UK lea...
Migrant-rescuing ship not allowed to sail under Swiss flag

Migrant-rescuing ship not allowed to sail under Swiss flag

Dec. 4, 2018, 9:47 a.m.
The government has rejected a plan to allow the ship which has been rescuing refugees in the Mediterranean to sail un...
Parking ticket outburst may cost Italian worker her job

Parking ticket outburst may cost Italian worker her job

Dec. 3, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
An Italian frontier worker is fighting for her Swiss job after she launched a vitriolic tirade against Switzerland.
Swiss Votes: How the country voted on Sunday

Swiss Votes: How the country voted on Sunday

Nov. 26, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
Voters have decidedly rejected plans to put Swiss law ahead of international treaties.
Swiss influencer loses Instagram account to hacker

Swiss influencer loses Instagram account to hacker

Nov. 22, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
A Swiss social media influencer has had her Instagram account hacked and she says she’s lost everything.
Bern urged to become more bilingual

Bern urged to become more bilingual

Nov. 13, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
The canton of Bern should do more to promote its bilingualism. 
1 in 3 Swiss teens want authoritarian government

1 in 3 Swiss teens want authoritarian government

Nov. 12, 2018, 9:24 a.m.
One in three Swiss teenagers say they would prefer a more authoritarian government.
Swiss weapons used by Saudi soldiers in Yemen

Swiss weapons used by Saudi soldiers in Yemen

Oct. 29, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
Weekend newspaper reports say Saudi Arabian soldiers are using Swiss made weapons in the war in Yemen.
Swiss foreign ministry demands answers from Saudi Arabia

Swiss foreign ministry demands answers from Saudi Arabia

Oct. 22, 2018, 8:27 a.m.
Switzerland is joining a growing chorus from around the world demanding answers following the death of the Saudi jour...
Cost of becoming Swiss to be investigated

Cost of becoming Swiss to be investigated

Oct. 22, 2018, 8:19 a.m.
The cost of becoming Swiss varies widely across the country.
Alertswiss app alerts population of potential disasters

Alertswiss app alerts population of potential disasters

Oct. 19, 2018, 9:32 a.m.
A new app is now available backed by the government to alert us of earthquakes, floods and other potential disasters.
Strong economic growth year for Switzerland

Strong economic growth year for Switzerland

Oct. 4, 2018, 7:37 a.m.
Another study is painting a rosy picture of the Swiss economy.
Swiss People's Party campaign puts Switzerland first

Swiss People's Party campaign puts Switzerland first

Oct. 3, 2018, 7:39 a.m.
The Swiss People’s Party have launched their campaign ahead of a vote in November.
Famous speeding case car up for auction

Famous speeding case car up for auction

Sept. 26, 2018, 8:13 a.m.
You could own the car involved in one of the most famous speeding cases in Switzerland.
Possible future Switzerland-US trade deal

Possible future Switzerland-US trade deal

Sept. 25, 2018, 7:44 a.m.
Switzerland is looking to kick-start free trade talks with the United States.
Police chase through Geneva into France

Police chase through Geneva into France

Sept. 3, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
Vaud police chased a car towing a stolen caravan in the early hours of Sunday morning through Vaud, Geneva and then i...
Hospital fears Swiss handshake spreads disease

Hospital fears Swiss handshake spreads disease

Aug. 24, 2018, 8:43 a.m.
The Swiss custom of handshaking is being ended at a hospital in canton Aargau.
Chance encounter leads to arrest

Chance encounter leads to arrest

Aug. 24, 2018, 8:31 a.m.
A 45-year-old man has been arrested after sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl in Basel.
Free trade and banking under discussion as Swiss Foreign Minister visits India

Free trade and banking under discussion as Swiss Foreign Minister visits India

Aug. 9, 2018, 10 a.m.
Swiss Foreign Minister, Ignazio Cassis, begins a four-day visit to India today, with free trade and banking expected ...
Swiss president made a speech for Swiss National Day

Swiss president made a speech for Swiss National Day

Aug. 2, 2018, 10:15 a.m.
The Swiss president, Alain Berset, made a speech yesterday to mark Swiss National Day at the Rütli meadow on the...
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