Zurich man pays CHF 36,000 for a number plateJuly 25, 2018, 9:14 a.m.
A Zurich man has bought a car number plate for an incredible CHF 36,000, because the registration plates contain numb...
Geneva church badly damaged by massive fireJuly 20, 2018, 10:15 a.m.
Firefighters say it will take several months to restore a church in the centre of Geneva that was badly damaged by fi...
Mountaineer killed on the Matterhorn identifiedJuly 20, 2018, 10:13 a.m.
The body of a mountaineer found on the Matterhorn near Zermatt in the canton of Valais last weekend has been identifi...
Swimmers and sailors warned of dangers near docks on Lake GenevaJuly 20, 2018, 10:06 a.m.
Swimmers, paddlers and people in small boats on Lake Geneva have been warned that getting too close to landing stages...
Plentiful harvest leads to wasteJuly 20, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
Tonnes of vegetables thrown away due to over-productive harvests
Lawnmower causes serious injuryJuly 20, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
A man has been badly burned after the engine of his lawnmower caught fire when he was tinkering with it.
Young boy dies after being hit by falling rockJuly 19, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
A six-year-old boy has died after a rockfall at the foot of a glacier in the canton of Graubunden.
Teenagers' brain performance affected by mobile phonesJuly 19, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
Using mobile phones can have a damaging impact on young people, according to Swiss researchers.
Resurrecting Europe-Asia trade routeJuly 19, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
Minister announces goal to strengthen economic ties with Central Asia
Fire bans continue as fish populations moved from struggling riversJuly 19, 2018, 9:18 a.m.
As the dry spell continues, people are being reminded not to make fires near forests.
Kayaker in critical condition after boat capsizesJuly 19, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
A 52-year-old man has been seriously injured after his kayak capsized in a river in the canton of Glarus.
Fisherman dies after boat capsizes on Lake GenevaJuly 18, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
A 74-year-old man has died after a fishing boat capsized on Lake Geneva.
Switzerland moving towards sustainabilityJuly 18, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Switzerland making positive progress on SDGs, says minister
Fears that Swiss pharmacies are running out of some medicinesJuly 18, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
400 medications are in short supply.
Thunderstorms not enough to raise water levelsJuly 18, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Water levels remain low in many Swiss rivers
Teenagers rescued from islandJuly 18, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
Young couple rescued after getting stuck on an island in the middle of the Rhine
Fisherman’s body found at the bottom of a ravineJuly 17, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
A man has been found dead at the bottom of a ravine near Davos in the canton of Graubunden.
Court rules that Swiss criminal’s data can be passed to ItalyJuly 17, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
Information about a Swiss citizen, convicted of spreading terrorist propaganda, can be shared with Italian authoritie...
Pope Francis takes over ceremony at Swiss guard’s weddingJuly 17, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
A Swiss Guard and his Brazilian fiancé have been married by Pope Francis as he made a surprise appearance at t...
Plans to tighten water sports rules on Lake GenevaJuly 17, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Rules and regulations concerning water sports on Lake Geneva are set to be tightened as Swiss and French authorities ...
Church bells replaced by ringtones at Lucerne chapelJuly 17, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
From last night until the end of this month, mobile phone ringtones can be heard instead of church bells at a chapel ...
Cheese maker dies after becoming trapped in machineryJuly 16, 2018, 9:08 a.m.
A man has died after he became trapped in machinery at a cheese making enterprise in the Canton of Bern.
Lucerne wolf attack puts pressure on parliamentary debateJuly 16, 2018, 9:06 a.m.
The first wolf attack on livestock in five years has been recorded in the canton of Lucerne after a domestic goat was...
Access to Mont Blanc restricted over safety fearsJuly 16, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Overcrowding and safety risks have led French authorities to restrict access to the summit of Mont Blanc, the highest...