British IS fighter controversy triggers Swiss citizenship debateFeb. 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 GenevaJan. 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 BrexitDec. 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 flagDec. 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 jobDec. 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 SundayNov. 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 hackerNov. 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 bilingualNov. 13, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
The canton of Bern should do more to promote its bilingualism.
1 in 3 Swiss teens want authoritarian governmentNov. 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 YemenOct. 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 ArabiaOct. 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 investigatedOct. 22, 2018, 8:19 a.m.
The cost of becoming Swiss varies widely across the country.
Alertswiss app alerts population of potential disastersOct. 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 SwitzerlandOct. 4, 2018, 7:37 a.m.
Another study is painting a rosy picture of the Swiss economy.
Swiss People's Party campaign puts Switzerland firstOct. 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 auctionSept. 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 dealSept. 25, 2018, 7:44 a.m.
Switzerland is looking to kick-start free trade talks with the United States.
Police chase through Geneva into FranceSept. 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 diseaseAug. 24, 2018, 8:43 a.m.
The Swiss custom of handshaking is being ended at a hospital in canton Aargau.
Chance encounter leads to arrestAug. 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 IndiaAug. 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 DayAug. 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...
Swiss arms exports in first half of year higher than last yearJuly 27, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
For the first six months of this year, Switzerland exported weapons and munitions worth CHF 205.2 million, higher tha...
Parents and child arrested after taxi hijacking in St. GallenJuly 23, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
A husband and wife, who were with their 10-year-old daughter, have been arrested after they allegedly attacked a taxi...